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The Lexington Dispatch
Feb. 12 CalendarBring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispat
Feb. 12 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 hours ago
Bring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispatch.com, or mail it to The Calendar, The Dispatch, P.O. Box 908, Lexington, 27293 so it arrives one week prior to its publication date. Call Jill Doss-Raines at (336)... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Teen dies from injuries in Davidson County wreckWreck at Calvin Sowers Road and Calvin Sowers Lane on Feb. 9, 2016. (Joe Doming
Teen dies from injuries in Davidson County wreck
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 17 hours ago
Wreck at Calvin Sowers Road and Calvin Sowers Lane on Feb. 9, 2016. (Joe Dominguez/WGHP) Wreck at Calvin Sowers Road and Calvin Sowers Lane on Feb. 9, 2016. (Joe Dominguez/WGHP) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A teen has died following an accident in... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Teen dies from wreck injuriesTuesday’s single-vehicle accident on Calvin Sowers Road has claimed the life of
Teen dies from wreck injuries
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 19 hours ago
Tuesday’s single-vehicle accident on Calvin Sowers Road has claimed the life of a teen driver, First Sgt. S.T. Harper of the N.C. Highway Patrol confirmed Thursday. The driver, Christopher Matthew Douglas, 18, has died from injuries he sustained in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Missing man found, in serious conditon at hospitalA man who went missing Wednesday morning from a Grifton assisted living facilit
Missing man found, in serious conditon at hospital
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
A man who went missing Wednesday morning from a Grifton assisted living facility was found alive and taken to the hospital for observation. He is listed in serious condition at Vidant Medical Center. Chris Newkirk of the Grifton Fire and Rescue told... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Missing man at assisted living facility found, in hospitalA man who went missing Wednesday morning from a Grifton assisted living facilit
Missing man at assisted living facility found, in hospital
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
A man who went missing Wednesday morning from a Grifton assisted living facility was found alive and taken to the hospital for observation. Chris Newkirk of the Grifton Fire and Rescue told NewsChannel 12’s Leland Pinder the man was missing from the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Single-vehicle accident critically injures teenagerA single-vehicle accident Tuesday on Calvin Sowers Road left a teen driver in c
Single-vehicle accident critically injures teenager
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
A single-vehicle accident Tuesday on Calvin Sowers Road left a teen driver in critical condition Wednesday and injured his two passengers. The driver, Christopher Matthew Douglas, 18, was in critical condition Wednesday morning at Wake Forest... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Feb. 10 Public RecordARRESTS The following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcemen
Feb. 10 Public Record
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
ARRESTS The following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcement agencies in Davidson County, and, unless noted otherwise, were either placed in the Davidson County Detention Center or released from custody and are scheduled to appear... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Ferry service suspended between Hatteras, Ocracoke islandsOCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) - High water and sand have caused officials to close a port
Ferry service suspended between Hatteras, Ocracoke islands
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) - High water and sand have caused officials to close a portion of N.C. Highway 12 on Ocracoke Island and also to suspend ferry service to and from Hatteras Island. N.C. Department of Transportation officials say the highway is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Ferry service suspended between Hatteras, Ocracoke islandsOCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) - High water and sand have caused officials to close a port
Ferry service suspended between Hatteras, Ocracoke islands
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) - High water and sand have caused officials to close a portion of N.C. Highway 12 on Ocracoke Island and also to suspend ferry service to and from Hatteras Island. N.C. Department of Transportation officials say the highway is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Water, sand force shutdown of NC Highway 12 on OcracokeRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Water and sand from ocean overwash have forced officials t
Water, sand force shutdown of NC Highway 12 on Ocracoke
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Water and sand from ocean overwash have forced officials to close N.C. Highway 12 on Ocracoke Island. A statement from the N.C. Department of Transportation says the overwash covers the highway near the ferry terminal on the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Water, sand force shutdown of NC Highway 12 on OcracokeRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Water and sand from ocean overwash have forced officials t
Water, sand force shutdown of NC Highway 12 on Ocracoke
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Water and sand from ocean overwash have forced officials to close N.C. Highway 12 on Ocracoke Island. A statement from the N.C. Department of Transportation says the overwash covers the highway near the ferry terminal on the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Singer shares his secret on American Idol after 20 years of silence | News & Observer Corinth Holders coach Brent Walston talks about how much hi
Singer shares his secret on American Idol after 20 years of silence
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer Corinth Holders coach Brent Walston talks about how much his players have accomplished during a long season. Chapel Hill soccer coach Jason Curtis describes how... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Winter precipitation brings driving tipsWhile Davidson County residents recently experienced the wintry storm, law enfo
Winter precipitation brings driving tips
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
While Davidson County residents recently experienced the wintry storm, law enforcement officials want motorists to keep in mind several safety tips during any upcoming ice or snow events. The N.C. Highway Patrol and Lexington Police Department have... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
LPD charges man with stealing DOT dump truckThe Lexington Police Department has charged a 28-year-old man after he allegedl
LPD charges man with stealing DOT dump truck
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
The Lexington Police Department has charged a 28-year-old man after he allegedly broke into the N.C. Department of Transportation’s headquarters and stole one of the department’s dump trucks. Adam Edward Akers, of 429 Walnut Grove Road, is facing... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Tree falls in road causing several accidentsAccording to The Highway Patrol, a tree fell on N.C. Highway 11 near the Bertie
Tree falls in road causing several accidents
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
According to The Highway Patrol, a tree fell on N.C. Highway 11 near the Bertie and Martin County line causing a series of accidents. Officials said the first accident happened around 5:25 a.m. Friday. The second and third accidents happened within... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Feb. 5 CalendarBring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispat
Feb. 5 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Bring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispatch.com, or mail it to The Calendar, The Dispatch, P.O. Box 908, Lexington, 27293 so it arrives one week prior to its publication date. Call Jill Doss-Raines at (336)... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Denton Police charge man with three sex offensesThe Denton Police Department has charged a 27-year-old man with sex offenses in
Denton Police charge man with three sex offenses
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
The Denton Police Department has charged a 27-year-old man with sex offenses involving a 15-year-old female, according to an arrest warrant. Patrick Shawn Sylvester, of 5479 Old N.C. Highway 109, Denton, was placed in the Davidson County Detention... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Drug overdose suspected in Monday wreckA driver lost control of his car, ran off the road and crashed into trees while
Drug overdose suspected in Monday wreck
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
A driver lost control of his car, ran off the road and crashed into trees while traveling on N.C. Highway 191 Monday, and police suspect he was under the influence of drugs. �� David LeRoy Beaver, 31, veered off the road in between two overpasses on... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Sports sign-ups have begunThough it has been much like winter in our community and those surrounding, it
Sports sign-ups have begun
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Though it has been much like winter in our community and those surrounding, it is time again for spring sports sign-ups. Sign-ups for baseball, softball, volleyball and soccer began last week and will continue next week. Sign-ups will take place at... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Drug overdose suspected in Monday wreckA driver lost control of his car, ran off the road and crashed into trees while
Drug overdose suspected in Monday wreck
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
A driver lost control of his car, ran off the road and crashed into trees while traveling on N.C. Highway 191 Monday, and police suspect he was under the influence of drugs. David LeRoy Beaver, 31, veered off the road in between two overpasses on... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
U.S. 52 North lanes reopen after Monday night fatalityU.S. Highway 52 North near U.S. Highway 64 West has reopened Tuesday after a fa
U.S. 52 North lanes reopen after Monday night fatality
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
U.S. Highway 52 North near U.S. Highway 64 West has reopened Tuesday after a fatal tractor-trailers accident Monday. First Sgt. S.T. Harper of the N.C. Highway Patrol said the northbound lanes reopened about 7:30 a.m., but as of about 8:30 a.m. the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Feb. 2 Public RecordARRESTS The following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcemen
Feb. 2 Public Record
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
ARRESTS The following people were arrested on felony charges by law enforcement agencies in Davidson County, and, unless noted otherwise, were either placed in the Davidson County Detention Center or released from custody and are scheduled to appear... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Tractor-trailers' accident results in fatalityThe tractor-trailers' crash was reported in the southbound lanes of U.S. 52 at
Tractor-trailers' accident results in fatality
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
The tractor-trailers' crash was reported in the southbound lanes of U.S. 52 at 10:36 p.m., a telecommunicator with the N.C. Highway Patrol confirmed. Zack Sears, chief of the West Lexington Fire Department said the crash resulted in one death. He... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Tractor-trailers' accident shuts down U.S. 52All lanes of U.S. Highway 52 near West U.S. Highway 64 were shut down Monday ni
Tractor-trailers' accident shuts down U.S. 52
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
All lanes of U.S. Highway 52 near West U.S. Highway 64 were shut down Monday night after a double tractor-trailer accident. The tractor-trailers' crash was reported in the southbound lanes of U.S. 52 at 10:36 p.m., a telecommunicator with the N.C.... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Sonia Marie SpeirSonia Marie Coleman Speir, 88, of N.C. Highway 150 South, died Sunday morning,
Sonia Marie Speir
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
Sonia Marie Coleman Speir, 88, of N.C. Highway 150 South, died Sunday morning, Jan. 31, 2016, at Brookstone Retirement Center where she was a resident. A funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Piedmont Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. David Kolb.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Troopers investigating fatal crash in Rowan CountyHighway Patrol troopers said they are investigating a fatal wreck in Rowan Coun
Troopers investigating fatal crash in Rowan County
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
Highway Patrol troopers said they are investigating a fatal wreck in Rowan County Sunday. The accident involved a single vehicle. Troopers believe the car was traveling south on N.C. Highway 801 when the driver crossed the center line, ran off the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Old Highway 29 crash results in fatalityThe man injured in a one-vehicle accident Saturday night on Old Highway 29 has
Old Highway 29 crash results in fatality
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
The man injured in a one-vehicle accident Saturday night on Old Highway 29 has died, Sgt. S.M. Comer of the N.C. Highway Patrol confirmed Sunday. The male deceased driver has been identified as 37-year-old Lawrence May of Thomasville. He was driving... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Accident results in life-threatening injuriesA man sustained life-threatening injuries Saturday night in a one-vehicle accid
Accident results in life-threatening injuries
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
A man sustained life-threatening injuries Saturday night in a one-vehicle accident on Old Highway 29, Pilot Fire Chief Donald Craft confirmed. Emergency responders were alerted to the one-vehicle accident in the 3500 block of Old Highway 29 at 8:45... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Hendersonville hosts talks on Ninth Avenue safetyCity and school officials as well as local residents attended a meeting inside
Hendersonville hosts talks on Ninth Avenue safety
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 days ago
City and school officials as well as local residents attended a meeting inside Hendersonville Middle School to voice their concerns about the section of the city along Ninth and Sixth avenues from the middle and elementary schools to Hendersonville... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
No sign of man reportedly posing as trooperThe Blue-Light Bandit has dimmed since reports of his two bogus traffic stops l
No sign of man reportedly posing as trooper
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
The Blue-Light Bandit has dimmed since reports of his two bogus traffic stops last week.Onslow County Sheriff’s Office and N.C. Highway Patrol continue to investigate the two stops. Both targeted young women driving alone in Sneads Ferry by a... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Jan. 30 CalendarBring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispat
Jan. 30 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
Bring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispatch.com, or mail it to The Calendar, The Dispatch, P.O. Box 908, Lexington, 27293 so it arrives one week prior to its publication date. Call Jill Doss-Raines at (336)... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Tractor-trailer accident on I-26 near Saluda kills driverSALUDA — The N.C. Highway Patrol says a truck driver was killed in an accident
Tractor-trailer accident on I-26 near Saluda kills driver
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
SALUDA — The N.C. Highway Patrol says a truck driver was killed in an accident on Interstate 26 that closed eastbound lanes for three hours. Trooper H. M. Martin told local news media outlets that 52-year-old Tony Joseph Hurst of Chapin, S.C. was... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 26 kills driverSALUDA, N.C. (AP) - The N.C. Highway Patrol says a truck driver was killed in a
Tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 26 kills driver
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 13 days ago
SALUDA, N.C. (AP) - The N.C. Highway Patrol says a truck driver was killed in an accident on Interstate 26 that closed eastbound lanes for three hours. Trooper H. M. Martin told local news media outlets that 52-year-old Tony Joseph Hurst of Chapin,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 26 kills driverSALUDA, N.C. (AP) - The N.C. Highway Patrol says a truck driver was killed in a
Tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 26 kills driver
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
SALUDA, N.C. (AP) - The N.C. Highway Patrol says a truck driver was killed in an accident on Interstate 26 that closed eastbound lanes for three hours. Trooper H. M. Martin told local news media outlets that 52-year-old Tony Joseph Hurst of Chapin,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 26 kills driverSALUDA, N.C. (AP) - The N.C. Highway Patrol says a truck driver was killed in a
Tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 26 kills driver
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
SALUDA, N.C. (AP) - The N.C. Highway Patrol says a truck driver was killed in an accident on Interstate 26 that closed eastbound lanes for three hours. Trooper H. M. Martin told local news media outlets that 52-year-old Tony Joseph Hurst of Chapin,... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Jan. 29 CalendarBring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispat
Jan. 29 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Bring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispatch.com, or mail it to The Calendar, The Dispatch, P.O. Box 908, Lexington, 27293 so it arrives one week prior to its publication date. Call Jill Doss-Raines at (336)... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
LV WalserLuther Venis “LV” Walser, 89, of North Leonard Road, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2
LV Walser
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Luther Venis “LV” Walser, 89, of North Leonard Road, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem. The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Davidson Funeral Home Chapel by the Revs. David Kelley and Nathan Snider.... Read more
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WRAL.com Raleigh
Animal Shelter Faces Expansion ProblemsRaeford, N.C. — The state's largest no-kill animal shelter is under pressure to
Animal Shelter Faces Expansion Problems
WRAL.com Raleigh / Posted 15 days ago
Raeford, N.C. — The state's largest no-kill animal shelter is under pressure to upgrade its facilities or get rid of some of the hundreds of dogs and cats awaiting adoption. Friends for Life at the Haven houses about 1,200 animals, said Linden... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Commissioner candidates discuss taxes, workforce development Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:00 AM Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:00 AM The issues
Commissioner candidates discuss taxes, workforce development
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:00 AM Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:00 AM The issues were as broad as the panel of 13 Republican candidates vying for five seats on the Onslow County Board of... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Habitual impaired driving - David Shawn NewtonDavid Shawn Newton, 39, of Kellum Loop Road in Jacksonville was charged Jan. 17
Habitual impaired driving - David Shawn Newton
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
David Shawn Newton, 39, of Kellum Loop Road in Jacksonville was charged Jan. 17 by N.C. Highway Patrol with habitual impaired driving.Newton is accused of driving on U.S. 17 while impaired and having previously been convicted of three driving while... Read more
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The Wilson Times
Trooper, Sharpsburg PD chase down suspectTuesday, January 26, 2016 6:39 PM The N.C. Highway Patrol and Sharpsburg poli
Trooper, Sharpsburg PD chase down suspect
The Wilson Times / Posted 16 days ago
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 6:39 PM The N.C. Highway Patrol and Sharpsburg police chased down a suspect on foot Tuesday night after he was pursued from the Rocky Mount area into Sharpsburg. Troopers clocked... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Man faces three counts of trafficking of methA man who was previously charged in November with operating a mobile meth lab i
Man faces three counts of trafficking of meth
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
A man who was previously charged in November with operating a mobile meth lab is facing additional charges due to the amount of narcotics recovered in the investigation. Joey Gerald Martin, 36, of 268 Heath Lane, has been charged with three felony... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
County's snow removal efforts continue TuesdayN.C. Department of Transportation and City of Lexington crews continued their e
County's snow removal efforts continue Tuesday
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
N.C. Department of Transportation and City of Lexington crews continued their efforts Monday of clearing roads after the county was hit with the first major winter storm this year Friday. Crews from both agencies have spent numerous hours conducting... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
County's snow removal efforts continue MondayN.C. Department of Transportation and City of Lexington crews continued their e
County's snow removal efforts continue Monday
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
N.C. Department of Transportation and City of Lexington crews continued their efforts Monday of clearing roads after the county was hit with the first major winter storm this year Friday. Crews from both agencies have spent numerous hours conducting... Read more
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The News & Observer
Power outages shrink in Triangle; higher overnight temperatures on the way | News & Observer January 25, 2016 7:26 AM Overnight freezing brings black
Power outages shrink in Triangle; higher overnight temperatures on the way
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
| News & Observer January 25, 2016 7:26 AM Overnight freezing brings black-ice warnings for... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
High-speed motorcycle chase thwarted in Jacksonville Posted Jan. 24, 2016 at 4:59 PM The N.C. Highway Patrol chased a motorcyclis
High-speed motorcycle chase thwarted in Jacksonville
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Posted Jan. 24, 2016 at 4:59 PM The N.C. Highway Patrol chased a motorcyclist exceeding 100 mph through Jacksonville on Saturday afternoon. The pursuit caused no wrecks, and ended when the Camp... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramThough the precipitation of the winter storm has ended, motorists or travelers
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 18 days ago
Though the precipitation of the winter storm has ended, motorists or travelers across the Twin Counties today and Monday morning should be mindful of black ice forming on the roads from overnight freezing temperatures. Meteorologist Shawna Cokely... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Jan. 23 CalendarBring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispat
Jan. 23 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
Bring Calendar information to 30 E. First Ave., email it to calendar@the-dispatch.com, or mail it to The Calendar, The Dispatch, P.O. Box 908, Lexington, 27293 so it arrives one week prior to its publication date. Call Jill Doss-Raines at (336)... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
County gets 8-10 inches of snow FridayResidents played in the snow, built snowmen and cross-country skied down Main S
County gets 8-10 inches of snow Friday
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 20 days ago
Residents played in the snow, built snowmen and cross-country skied down Main Street Friday when the big storm hit, bringing 8 to 10 inches of snow by 4 p.m. Friday.� Most of the snow had hit the ground by 5 p.m., with another 1 to 3 inches expected... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
The scoop: 5 things to knowDecades after they were built, some historic city fire stations still survive.
The scoop: 5 things to know
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
Decades after they were built, some historic city fire stations still survive. Even though it has been some time since fire engines rolled out of the re-purposed buildings, they are relics of the history of the city's professional fire service,... Read more
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