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The Lexington Dispatch
DVD market releases some hits and some missesSummer may be over, but some of the best (and worst) films of this past summer
DVD market releases some hits and some misses
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Summer may be over, but some of the best (and worst) films of this past summer and beyond are still making their way onto home video. From the best film of the summer (“Mad Max: Fury Road”), to one of last year’s most inexplicably acclaimed films... Read more
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Washington Post
Deja vu for Jordanian election reformsPeople from the Islamic Action Front and other opposition parties demonstrate t
Deja vu for Jordanian election reforms
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
People from the Islamic Action Front and other opposition parties demonstrate to demand political reforms, in Amman, Jordan, on Oct. 5, 2012. (Muhammad Hamed/Reuters) On Monday, Jordan’s government announced a new electoral law for the kingdom that... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Coastal Carolina moving up to FBS, joining Sun Belt ConferenceCONWAY, SC (CC RELEASE) — Coastal Carolina University President David A. DeCenz
Coastal Carolina moving up to FBS, joining Sun Belt Conference
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
CONWAY, SC (CC RELEASE) — Coastal Carolina University President David A. DeCenzo announced on Sept. 1 that the CCU Chanticleers athletic programs will join the Sun Belt Conference effective July 1, 2016. During a news conference at the HTC Student... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Coastal Carolina University to Join Sun Belt in 2016Coastal Carolina University President David A. DeCenzo announced on Sept. 1 tha
Coastal Carolina University to Join Sun Belt in 2016
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
Coastal Carolina University President David A. DeCenzo announced on Sept. 1 that the CCU Chanticleers athletic programs will join the Sun Belt Conference effective July 1, 2016. During a news conference at the HTC Student Convocation and Recreation... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Charles WiddicombeCharles Michael Widdicombe, 63, of N.C. Highway 8, passed away Friday, Aug. 28,
Charles Widdicombe
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Charles Michael Widdicombe, 63, of N.C. Highway 8, passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2015 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem after an extended illness. A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Mt. View Baptist Church. The burial... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Karen M. TysingerA memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Tyro United Methodist Church
Karen M. Tysinger
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Tyro United Methodist Church by the Rev. Randy Hall. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service in the church fellowship hall. Karen was born Nov. 4, 1957, in Davidson County to Lamar... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Former App State football player shot, killed at Savannah StatePolice are looking for the gunman who shot and killed a former Appalachian Stat
Former App State football player shot, killed at Savannah State
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
Police are looking for the gunman who shot and killed a former Appalachian State University football player Thursday night on the campus of Savannah State University. Christopher Starks was shot during a fight at the student union center on... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
No suspect identified in shooting death of Georgia university studentThe fatal shooting of a student on the campus of Georgia's Savannah State Unive
No suspect identified in shooting death of Georgia university student
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 7 days ago
The fatal shooting of a student on the campus of Georgia's Savannah State University was under investigation on Friday, with no suspect yet identified a day after the confrontation that resulted in the man's death. Christopher Starks, a junior from... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSUSavannah, GA -- A DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercat
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSU
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 days ago
Savannah, GA -- A DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campus of Savannah State University. Christopher Starks, 22, was shot to death after a fight at the university's student union building. Starks was from... Read more
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FOX Carolina
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSUA DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campu
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSU
FOX Carolina / Posted 7 days ago
A DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campus of Savannah State University. Christopher Starks, 22, was shot to death after a fight at the university's student union building. Starks was from Lithonia and graduated... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSUA DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campu
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSU
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
A DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campus of Savannah State University. Christopher Starks, 22, was shot to death after a fight at the university's student union building. Starks was from Lithonia and graduated... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSUA DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campu
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSU
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 days ago
A DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campus of Savannah State University. Christopher Starks, 22, was shot to death after a fight at the university's student union building. Starks was from Lithonia and graduated... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Experts - potential for great fall foliage in CarolinasThey credit the region's mild drought over the spring and summer, as well as th
Experts - potential for great fall foliage in Carolinas
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
They credit the region's mild drought over the spring and summer, as well as the outlook for fall rainfall, storms and frost. Some rain is needed to keep trees healthy, but not so much stormy weather that leaves are blown from the trees too early.... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSUA DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campu
DeKalb County man killed in shooting on campus of SSU
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 7 days ago
A DeKalb County man is dead after being shot during an altercation on the campus of Savannah State University. Christopher Starks, 22, was shot to death after a fight at the university's student union building. Starks was from Lithonia and graduated... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The elite athlete paradox: how running a marathon can make you illOn 1 March 1987, thousands of runners took to the streets of Los Angeles for th
The elite athlete paradox: how running a marathon can make you ill
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
On 1 March 1987, thousands of runners took to the streets of Los Angeles for the annual city marathon, unaware that many of them were about to provide crucial evidence for a study that would inspire three decades of research into the relationship... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Experts: potential for great fall foliage in CarolinasCOLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Fall foliage experts in the Carolinas are predicting the
Experts: potential for great fall foliage in Carolinas
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Fall foliage experts in the Carolinas are predicting the coming season may well be a great one. They credit the region's mild drought over the spring and summer, as well as the outlook for fall rainfall, storms and frost. Some... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
'Sinister II' doesn't live up to its predecessorLike so many sequels before it, the filmmakers cherry-pick the most disturbing
'Sinister II' doesn't live up to its predecessor
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Like so many sequels before it, the filmmakers cherry-pick the most disturbing aspects of Scott Derrickson's original "Sinister" and then overdo them, completely destroying the first film's unnerving sense of dread. Picking up where the original... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Health Briefs, August 26He completed his residency and a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the Univ
Health Briefs, August 26
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
He completed his residency and a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the University Of New Mexico Department Of Psychiatry. Dr. Brodsky attended medical school at University of Florida School of Medicine. He is also certified in office-based... Read more
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The News & Observer
Budget delays put heat on Rep. Nelson Dollar | News & Observer August 25, 2015 Cary Republican is the lead budget write
Budget delays put heat on Rep. Nelson Dollar
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
| News & Observer August 25, 2015 Cary Republican is the lead budget writer in the House ‘He keeps his cards close to his vest’ Lawmakers likely to extend... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Working out the first-day jittersThe first day of school is notoriously filled with jitters. Those anxious feel
Working out the first-day jitters
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 11 days ago
The first day of school is notoriously filled with jitters. Those anxious feelings were buzzing in the air just before 8 a.m. Monday, as new first-graders started filing into room 210 at Glenn C. Marlow Elementary in Mills River, nervously saying... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Health BriefsBrodsky, Kragel join Park Ridge Health Drs. Aaron Brodsky and Crysten Kragel w
Health Briefs
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 11 days ago
Brodsky, Kragel join Park Ridge Health Drs. Aaron Brodsky and Crysten Kragel will join Park Ridge Health’s expanding family of specialists on Sept. 1. Dr. Brodsky is a board-certified General Adult and Geriatric Psychiatrist. He completed his... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Clayton MiddletonA funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Whitley's Funeral Home Chapel by the Re
Clayton Middleton
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Whitley's Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Chris Shelton. A private family burial will follow the service. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Whitley's Funeral Home. He was born Jan. 15, 1939, in... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
GPS Welcomes 15 New FacultyOthers Join Administration, Admission, Development nd Business Offices Girls P
GPS Welcomes 15 New Faculty
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
Others Join Administration, Admission, Development nd Business Offices Girls Preparatory School is pleased to announce new faculty and staff for the 2015-16 school year. The 15 new classroom teachers come from diverse... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington Boy Scout earns rank of EagleLuke served as quartermaster, bugler, camping trip coordinatior, assistant patr
Wilmington Boy Scout earns rank of Eagle
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
Luke served as quartermaster, bugler, camping trip coordinatior, assistant patrol leader, chief of staff, and senior patrol leader. He was also inducted into the Order of the Arrow - a national honor society of scouting. Following completion of Eagle... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
'Straight Outta Compton' becomes one of the best musical biopics in yearsThe group's unlikely rise from their hard-scrabble life on the streets of Compt
'Straight Outta Compton' becomes one of the best musical biopics in years
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
The group's unlikely rise from their hard-scrabble life on the streets of Compton, Calif., was fraught with both their inability to escape the violence of their roots to constant struggles with the authorities due to the color of their skin. Growing... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Craigslist-like market for campuses gathers users Rebecca Brickner | Published 24 minutes ago The beginnings and ends of semest
Craigslist-like market for campuses gathers users
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 17 days ago
Rebecca Brickner | Published 24 minutes ago The beginnings and ends of semesters are marked by many things: stress, a flurry of hasty packing and often piles of furniture and Walmart rugs being... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
County manager plans to retire near end of yearThe 16 1/2-year veteran with the county announced his formal retirement Wednesd
County manager plans to retire near end of year
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
The 16 1/2-year veteran with the county announced his formal retirement Wednesday morning in a press release. He plans to retire near the end of the year. “It is with much humility and gratitude that I express my appreciation to the current board of... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCBy Ashley Heffernan Brenda Blackburn was chosen Tuesday night to become the ne
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 23 days ago
By Ashley Heffernan Brenda Blackburn was chosen Tuesday night to become the next superintendent of the Berkeley County School District, according to a news release. She will assume her duties in Berkeley County on Nov. 1, the news release... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCBy Ashley Heffernan Brenda Blackburn was chosen Tuesday night to become the ne
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 23 days ago
By Ashley Heffernan Brenda Blackburn was chosen Tuesday night to become the next superintendent of the Berkeley County School District, according to a news release. She will assume her duties in Berkeley County on Nov. 1, the news release... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Dour 'Fantastic Four' lacks originality and funIt's not that it is completely incompetent — it certainly looks good. Director
Dour 'Fantastic Four' lacks originality and fun
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
It's not that it is completely incompetent — it certainly looks good. Director Josh Trank ("Chronicle") has a keen visual eye, and the performances are universally strong. What makes "Fantastic Four" so uncommonly dreadful is its complete lack of... Read more
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The Tomahawk
Local NewsRaysWeather.com launches a new weather station here at RedTail Mountain Golf Cl
Local News
The Tomahawk / Posted 23 days ago
RaysWeather.com launches a new weather station here at RedTail Mountain Golf ClubRedTail Mountain Golf Club and RaysWeather.com have partnered together for the installation of a new weather station at Redtail Mountain.�The weather station will serve... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Athlete Spotlight for Wednesday, August 5, 2015-D'Ante Smith.Already getting noticed more, attention being paid to senior D’Ante Smith went
Athlete Spotlight for Wednesday, August 5, 2015-D'Ante Smith.
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 30 days ago
Already getting noticed more, attention being paid to senior D’Ante Smith went up a notch at the beginning of the year. Grovetown High School’s offensive lineman participated in the 2014 Georgia Elite Junior Classic on Dec. 29, and after that he had... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
WeddingsElizabeth Dantin and Stephen Franklin, both of Ponte Vedra Beach, were married
Weddings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
Elizabeth Dantin and Stephen Franklin, both of Ponte Vedra Beach, were married at 3 p.m. July 3, 2015, at Catholic Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine in St. Augustine. Following a trip to Secrets Wild Orchid Resort in Jamaica, the couple lives in... Read more

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