Hot dogs. Popcorn. Pretzels and the crack of a ball against a bat on sun-soaked baseball diamond.
Few atmospheres are uniquely American like the nation’s baseball stadiums, and no holidays celebrate the nation like Independence Day.
Early voting in the primary run-off is underway, but citizens can only cast ballots at one location before the July 17 run-off election day.
Board of elections officials say that will also be the case when early voting arrives for November's general election.
Clerks at two Catawba County convenience stores were among 243 statewide cited for selling tobacco products to minors.
During fiscal year 2011-2012, North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement agents conducted 1,870 unannounced tobacco compliance checks in 90 counties across the state and cited 243 store clerks for selling tobacco or tobacco products to a minor.