CHARLOTTE -- The summer is drawing to a close and numbers our from AAA Carolinas find many are making sure they get in a last minute trip. Just over 1 million North Carolinians will be hitting the road for the long weekend, and Tiffany Wright with the motor club says gas prices are on the downward slide.
WINSTON-SALEM -- The beginning of the school year can be a hectic time for all family members, not just students. Dr. Cecelia Marshall, a psychologist at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, says there are many stress triggers including, school work, getting good grades, as well as popularity.
DURHAM -- Law students at North Carolina Central University held a rally to protest the shooting death of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18 year old, by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. Reverend William Barber, President of the state NAACP, attended the rally and said it is important to view this situation in the larger scope of society.