Q-munity Events

  1. The Great Holiday Giveaway

    December 1 @ 8:00 am - December 18 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Book Drive for Smart Start

    December 6, 2018 - February 23, 2019
  3. Pet Supply Drive to benefit Blue Ridge Humane Society

    December 14, 2018 @ 8:00 am - January 4, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
  4. Blessings in Boxes – Moved to NEW LOCATION – Living Water Church

    December 14 @ 9:00 am - December 15 @ 3:00 pm

RSS The Lightning


  • Governor Thanks Storm Responders December 12, 2018
    RALEIGH -- As North Carolina recovers from the season’s first big winter storm, Governor Cooper thanked   responders and reminding residents to be prepared for more winter weather.
  • New Effort to Connect School and Work December 5, 2018
    RALEIGH -- Governor Roy Cooper today announced a free, first-of-its-kind online tool to lead the way in connecting education to career. The new work-based learning tool, called “The Navigator,” brings together members of the business, education, and workforce development communities in a space where they can post, search for and measure work-based learning opportunities.
  • Pendo to Locate in Raleigh December 3, 2018
    RALEIGH --- Pendo, a growing technology company founded in Raleigh, will more than triple its local operations over the next five years, adding 590 jobs and investing $34.5 million in Wake County, Governor Roy Cooper announced.

RSS Today in History

  • The birth of quantum theory December 14, 2018
    German physicist Max Planck publishes his groundbreaking study of the effect of radiation on a “blackbody” substance, and the quantum theory of modern physics is born. Through physical experiments, Planck demonstrated that energy, in certain situations, can exhibit characteristics of physical ...
  • George Washington dies December 14, 2018
    George Washington, the American revolutionary leader and first president of the United States, dies of acute laryngitis at his estate in Mount Vernon, Virginia. He was 67 years old. George Washington was born in 1732 to a farm family in Westmoreland County, Virginia. His first direct military ...