BC-NC–North Carolina News Digest, NC

Hello! The Carolinas News Editor is Tim Rogers. The breaking news supervisor is Jonathan Drew.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with updates.



RAEFORD, N.C. — A veteran wounded in Afghanistan is turning his passion for plants into an effort to bring nutritious food to low-income areas. Six years ago, Davon Goodwin’s Army Reserve unit was hit with an improvised explosive device. It fractured his back and left him with a traumatic brain injury. By Steve Devane of The Fayetteville Observer. An AP Member Exchange. SENT: 500 words moved in advance for use in Sunday editions.


— QUADRUPLE SLAYING — A man has returned to North Carolina to face charges that he killed his two young daughters, their sister and their mother. SENT.

— DRUNKEN DRIVING ENFORCEMENT — North Carolina authorities have launched their yearly drunken driving enforcement campaign that runs through Labor Day. SENT.

— SOUTHERN SEASON SALE — A federal judge has approved the sale of gourmet retailer Southern Season after it struggled to expand. SENT.

— NEW HOUSE OLD NEIGHBORHOOD — It appears the legal battle over a modern house in a historic Southern neighborhood will end after the North Carolina Supreme Court declined to weigh in. SEND.



GREENSBORO, N.C. — Si Woo Kim brings a two-stroke lead into the third round of the Wyndham Championship. Kim shot a 60 in the second round and nearly became the second PGA Tour player this month to break 60. By Joedy McCreary. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos by 7 p.m.


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