"I had a picture of Obama sitting on a stump as a witchdoctor, and I posted that on Facebook. I wasn't making fun of my white half Obama, not the black half," Yelton said.
Authorities are expected to release the results of autopsies on the two bodies recovered from the fiery crash that killed "Fast & Furious" actor Paul Walker and his friend.More >> "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was killed by impact and fire in a crash that occurred while he was a passenger in a Porsche driven by his friend, according to an autopsy released Wednesday.More >> Montgomery Firefighters responded Wednesday to a call of a house fire on 3228 Meadow Walk Lane. Upon arrival firefighters found 1 occupant outside the residence and the fire to be contained to the kitchen. OfficialsMore >> Montgomery Firefighters responded Wednesday to a call of a house fire on 3228 Meadow Walk Lane.More >> A wintry storm pushing through the western half of the country is bringing bitterly cold temperatures that prompted safety warnings for residents in the Rockies and threatened crops as far south as California.More >> A wintry storm pushing through the Rockies and Midwest is bringing bitterly cold temperatures and treacherous driving conditions blamed in at least six deaths as it threatens crops as far south as California.More >> (Source: MGN Online) In what's being called an outrageous form of generosity. Across the country, someone, using the reference 'Tips for Jesus' has been leaving tips of enormous proportions to the delight of servers. A recordMore >> In what's being called an outrageous form of generosity. Across the country, someone, using the reference 'Tips for Jesus' has been leaving tips of enormous proportions to the delight of servers. A recordMore >> Rantankerous [ran-tank'uhr-us] (adjective) - A combination of rant [to speak in a wild or extravagant manner] and cantankerous [contentious, disagreeable]. The word is the only suitable description forMore >> One year after they were forgotten and looked down upon, Missouri and Auburn provide an intriguing matchup in the SEC Championship Game.More >>
ELON, NC (WECT) – More people trust their local leaders to do what is right compared to state or federal politicians. That's one of the results of a new Elon University Poll released on Wednesday. AboutMore >> More responders to a new Elon University Poll say they trust their local city council or county commissioners to do what is right than elected state or federal leaders. They also want to know the location of hazardous chemicals and expenses of government officials. Click on the link inside this story to see the raw data and summary.More >> RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Gov. Pat McCrory says he wants to roll out a North Carolina public school teacher pay proposal early in 2014 but isn't talking specifics as his top education adviser, teachers andMore >> Gov. Pat McCrory of North Carolina wants to get seek feedback on plans to address the issue of teacher pay in the state's public schools.More >> WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A recent study shows the national spending on Anti-Obamacare advertising. Of all the areas studied in the United States, five of North Carolina's cities ranked in the top 40. WilmingtonMore >> A recent study shows the national spending on Anti-Obamacare advertising. Of all the areas studied in the United States, five of North Carolina's cities ranked in the top 40.More >> WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A recipient of the Purple Heart is taking a step into politics, and challenging one of North Carolina's longest serving members of Congress. Jason Thigpen filed a statement ofMore >> Jason Thigpen filed paperwork with the FEC on Monday to run for the District 3 seat in Congress, currently held by Rep. Walter B. Jones. Thigpen recently switched party affiliation, and intends to run against Jones as a Democrat.More >> ELON, NC (WECT) – Most North Carolinians are not satisfied with the job being done by any of their elected leaders on the state or federal level. Those are the results of a new Elon University Poll releasedMore >> Nearly 700 registered voters got their point across in a new Elon Poll, that they are not happy with the job being done by North Carolina's elected leaders. Senators Richard Burr and Kay Hagan, along with Gov. Pat McCrory, all registered low approval ratings. Click the link inside the story to see the data.More >>