Cold water did not deter anxious skiers to participate in the 41st annual New Year's Day Barefoot Challenge on January 1, 2019 at Lake Norman Marina in Sherrills Ford, NC. Barefoot skiers traveled from Indiana, New Jersey and Florida.
The dash camera of Howard County Sheriff's Department Cpl. Cramer caught what appears to be a meteor in the sky while on patrol Dec. 12, 2018, said the department. It was believed to be part of the Geminid Meteor Shower.