Neighbors in shock after lightning sparks Raleigh apartment fire

Raleigh, N.C. — Crews were assessing damage and cleaning up Friday after a lightning-sparked fire did heavy damage to an apartment complex in north Raleigh. Authorities were called to the 4700 block of Courtney Lane shortly after midnight, and when they arrived, four units in the two-story complex were engulfed in flames. It took about … Read more

Defense: Broyhill never meant harm when he stabbed Jamie Hahn

Raleigh, N.C. — Detectives made up their mind early in their investigation that Jonathan Broyhill planned and intentionally killed Jamie Kirk Hahn two years ago because she was going to find out he was stealing money from a U.S. congressman who hired her to raise campaign funds for him, a defense attorney said Wednesday during … Read more

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New Fire Chief for North Myrtle Beach chosen from Raleigh In 2012, Spain was promoted to Assistant Fire Chief in charge of overseeing strategic planning for the Raleigh Fire Department that included new station design & construction, remodeling of existing stations and future apparatus acquisition, according … Read more on WBTW – Myrtle Beach and … Read more

Therapist: Broyhill struggled with low self-esteemed, sexual identity

Raleigh, N.C. — Jonathan Wayne Broyhill’s stepmother remembered him Tuesday during his first-degree murder trial as a happy-go-lucky, loving and caring teenager who grew up in his conservative Christian home in Lenoir, N.C. His mother on Monday described her son – from whom she’d been estranged for more than decade – as having been a … Read more

Broyhill trial juror dismissed after concerns he talked about case

Raleigh, N.C. — A Superior Court judge on Wednesday dismissed a juror in the Wake County murder trial of a man accused of stabbing a Democratic political strategist two years ago. FULL VIDEO: Jonathan Broyhill murder trial The dismissal came after a concerned juror sent a note late Tuesday afternoon to Judge Paul Ridgeway letting … Read more

‘He’s trying to kill me,’ slain strategist’s husband recalls of stabbing

Raleigh, N.C. — At times Tuesday, Nation Hahn closed his eyes as he relived the last moments he spent in the north Raleigh home he shared with his wife – Jamie Kirk Hahn – and how he tried to wrestle the 8-inch-bladed chef’s knife from the hands of their close friend – Jonathan Broyhill – … Read more