News Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina news from The Ass - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

News Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. EDT

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) - A private college in North Carolina is planning to turn a former mill into a center for entrepreneurs and innovation. The Charlotte Observer reports Davidson College is building The Hub@Davidson in the former Bridgeport Fabrics building, a 1920s-era building.

SHELBY, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say a 6-month-old girl who was in critical condition at a North Carolina hospital for more than a month has died. Multiple media outlets report the girl died Saturday at Levine Children's Hospital in Charlotte. Her parents remain in jail on $150,000 bond, charged with felony child abuse. They're scheduled to be in court Monday.

NEW YORK (AP) - Interested home buyers right now need to be prepared to act quickly. Demand among buyers but fewer properties on the market has encouraged Americans to buy existing homes at the fastest pace in over a decade. Among other trends in the housing market, Bank of America executive Steve Boland sees a shifting millennial mindset and more interest in home equity lines of credit.

SALISBURY, N.C. (AP) - A county board could OK an agreement with Duke Energy Corp. for a multi-million-dollar water line that the company is required to provide to neighbors of coal ash ponds. The Salisbury Post reports the Rowan County Board of Commissioners will discuss the water line to be built near Buck Steam Station when it meets Monday.

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly