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The Lexington Dispatch
17 Republicans vie for nominationharrywarrenforcongress.com. Political Experience: three-term s
17 Republicans vie for nomination
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 20 hours ago
harrywarrenforcongress.com. Political Experience: three-term state representative, District 77, Rowan County. Top Three Issues: National defense, economic stability, government... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
17 Republicans vie for nominationharrywarrenforcongress.com. Political Experience: three-term s
17 Republicans vie for nomination
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
harrywarrenforcongress.com. Political Experience: three-term state representative, District 77, Rowan County. Top Three Issues: National defense, economic stability, government... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Gaston County woman's DWI charge marks third arrest in eight daysEmergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan Emergency Services r
Gaston County woman's DWI charge marks third arrest in eight days
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Emergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving efforts Rowan County Emergency Services – EMS Division has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man wanted for multiple crimes in Charlotte areaEmergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan Emergency Services r
Man wanted for multiple crimes in Charlotte area
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Emergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving efforts Rowan County Emergency Services – EMS Division has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Rowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan County Emergency Services – EMS Division has received the American Heart
Rowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving efforts
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Rowan County Emergency Services – EMS Division has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks, according... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Closures coming to Interstate 85 in Salisbury next weekRowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan Emergency Serv
Closures coming to Interstate 85 in Salisbury next week
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Rowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving efforts Rowan County Emergency Services – EMS Division has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Award for... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man killed in east Charlotte crash identifiedRowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan Emergency Serv
Man killed in east Charlotte crash identified
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Rowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving effortsRowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving efforts Rowan County Emergency Services – EMS Division has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Award for... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
New restaurant headed to JonesboroSister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister'
New restaurant headed to Jonesboro
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
Sister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking Kirk (Source: Rowan County Sheriff's Office) Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Senior center raising money for bucket truckSister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister'
Senior center raising money for bucket truck
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
Sister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking Kirk (Source: Rowan County Sheriff's Office) Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
It's costing more to keep ship channel operationalSister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister'
It's costing more to keep ship channel operational
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
Sister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking Kirk (Source: Rowan County Sheriff's Office) Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
'Nothing is worth your life,' taxi company owner says about robberySister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister'
'Nothing is worth your life,' taxi company owner says about robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
Sister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking Kirk (Source: Rowan County Sheriff's Office) Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Tysinger's RBI wins for Warriorsextra-inning win 6-5. It was the first win of the season for the Warriors afte
Tysinger's RBI wins for Warriors
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
extra-inning win 6-5. It was the first win of the season for the Warriors after losing their opener Sunday night 12-1 to Rowan County. In his first chance to win the game on Monday, Lanier flew out to right to end the inning and strand two Post... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Tysinger's RBI wins for Warriorsextra-inning win 6-5. It was the first win of the season for the Warriors afte
Tysinger's RBI wins for Warriors
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
extra-inning win 6-5. It was the first win of the season for the Warriors after losing their opener Sunday night 12-1 to Rowan County. In his first chance to win the game on Monday, Lanier flew out to right to end the inning and strand two Post... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Fight at E. Rowan HS caught on cameraROWAN COUNTY, N.C. -- A fight between two Rowan County students-- one of whom w
Fight at E. Rowan HS caught on camera
WCNC Charlotte / Posted yesterday
ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. -- A fight between two Rowan County students-- one of whom was unconscious-- was all caught on camera. The violent encounter between the two boys was captured on a cellphone video and posted on the Rowan Free Press website. In... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
WATCH NOW: Street fight, road rage incident in TucsonSister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister'
WATCH NOW: Street fight, road rage incident in Tucson
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
Sister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking Kirk (Source: Rowan County Sheriff's Office) Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Truck fire triggers delays on WB I-10 near Wild Horse PassSister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister'
Truck fire triggers delays on WB I-10 near Wild Horse Pass
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
Sister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking Kirk (Source: Rowan County Sheriff's Office) Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes... Read more
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The News & Observer
In NC, bending the rules on safe waterthat the average levels of hexavalent chromium in private wells near two Duke p
In NC, bending the rules on safe water
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
that the average levels of hexavalent chromium in private wells near two Duke plants – Allen in Gaston County and Buck in Rowan County – were more than 20 times higher than the averages in 11 public water systems, including Charlotte’s. That is... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Rowan County Schools nixes pepper spray policyROWAN COUNTY, N.C. -- Rowan County students wont get to carry pepper spray to s
Rowan County Schools nixes pepper spray policy
WCNC Charlotte / Posted yesterday
ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. -- Rowan County students wont get to carry pepper spray to school after all. The Rowan Salisbury Board of Education voted unanimously to overturn the three-week-old policy that excludes pepper spray and mace as weapons. This... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
JPD on scene of gas station armed robberySister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister'
JPD on scene of gas station armed robbery
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
Sister' charged with drug traffickingRowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking Kirk (Source: Rowan County Sheriff's Office) Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Rowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug traffickingA wanted Rowan County woman deputies say goes by the name "Twisted Sister," is
Rowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
A wanted Rowan County woman deputies say goes by the name "Twisted Sister," is facing drug charges. Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes Street in Salisbury Monday, Rowan County deputies... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Video shows teen passing out in chokehold during school fightThe Rowan County district attorney is considering charges in a school fight tha
Video shows teen passing out in chokehold during school fight
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
The Rowan County district attorney is considering charges in a school fight that left one teen unconscious. The graphic video, being shared online, shows two teens in a fight and one put in a chokehold until he passed out. Click play to watch a... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Rowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug traffickingA wanted Rowan County woman deputies say goes by the name "Twisted Sister," is
Rowan Co. woman known as 'Twisted Sister' charged with drug trafficking
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
A wanted Rowan County woman deputies say goes by the name "Twisted Sister," is facing drug charges. Investigators found methamphetamine in 44-year-old Jamie Tyree Kirk's motel on East Innes Street in Salisbury Monday, Rowan County deputies... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Crews shut down Rowan Co. road after sinkhole opensA busy road in Rowan County was closed early Monday morning because of a sinkho
Crews shut down Rowan Co. road after sinkhole opens
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
A busy road in Rowan County was closed early Monday morning because of a sinkhole. The hole on Tuckaseegee Road near Beaver Road in Enochville is not that large, but it is quite deep. The hole was discovered Friday and emergency crews are worried... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
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The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
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The Huffington Post
Kim Davis: Gay Couples Tried To 'Make Me Eat' SCOTUS Ruling For Dinnerwas "obeying my law" when she turned away same-sex couples who were seeking mar
Kim Davis: Gay Couples Tried To 'Make Me Eat' SCOTUS Ruling For Dinner
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
was "obeying my law" when she turned away same-sex couples who were seeking marriage licenses from her office in Kentucky's Rowan County last year, and dismissed the Supreme Court decision as "a ruling" and not a law. In the clip above of the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Brown supports Warren for Congressthem, in particular. His name is Harry Warren, and he came into the N.C. House
Brown supports Warren for Congress
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
them, in particular. His name is Harry Warren, and he came into the N.C. House with me in 2011, as the representative from Rowan County, District 77. He has been my seatmate for six years, and when you sit beside someone for up to 16 hours at a... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Dad says son’s face rubbed raw at NC daycarefront lawns, though technically they would be in the city right-of-way and not
Dad says son’s face rubbed raw at NC daycare
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
front lawns, though technically they would be in the city right-of-way and not on their property. Car drives into Rowan County creekCar drives into Rowan County creek Rowan County communications say it happened off Old Beatty Ford Road... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Two injured in CATS bus wreck in south Charlottefront lawns, though technically they would be in the city right-of-way and not
Two injured in CATS bus wreck in south Charlotte
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
front lawns, though technically they would be in the city right-of-way and not on their property. Car drives into Rowan County creekCar drives into Rowan County creek Rowan County communications say it happened off Old Beatty Ford Road... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Car drives into Rowan County creekfront lawns, though technically they would be in the city right-of-way and not
Car drives into Rowan County creek
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
front lawns, though technically they would be in the city right-of-way and not on their property. Rowan County communications say it happened off Old Beatty Ford Road... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Piper Glen residents angry over cellphone poles to be placed in homeowner’s front lawnsCar drives into Rowan County creekCar drives into Rowan County creek Rowan Cou
Piper Glen residents angry over cellphone poles to be placed in homeowner’s front lawns
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
Car drives into Rowan County creekCar drives into Rowan County creek Rowan County communications say it happened off Old Beatty Ford Road around 5:36 a.m. Rowan County communications say it happened off Old Beatty Ford Road around 5:36... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
NC Teacher Resigns After Allegedly Taping Child to Deskof the classroom. The teacher, who has not been identified, resigned from Knol
NC Teacher Resigns After Allegedly Taping Child to Desk
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
of the classroom. The teacher, who has not been identified, resigned from Knollwood Elementary School in Salisbury. The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office says they won’t be able to make an arrest or file charges unless the District Attorney’s Office... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Get McGinty: Local senior gets two mistaken college acceptance lettersROWAN COUNTY, N.C. -- Every high school graduate has their dream: Victoria Torr
Get McGinty: Local senior gets two mistaken college acceptance letters
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. -- Every high school graduate has their dream: Victoria Torrance’s dream is college and Campbell University. Victoria recalls the email she received in January. “Congratulations, you’ve been accepted, and I was like, 'oh,... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Mother upset teacher won't be charged after allegedly taping son to deskof the classroom. The teacher, who has not been identified, resigned from Knol
Mother upset teacher won't be charged after allegedly taping son to desk
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
of the classroom. The teacher, who has not been identified, resigned from Knollwood Elementary School in Salisbury. The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office says they won’t be able to make an arrest or file charges unless the District Attorney’s Office... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Sheriff: Teacher accused of taping student to desk won't be chargedROWAN COUNTY, N.C. -- A teacher accused of taping an elementary school student
Sheriff: Teacher accused of taping student to desk won't be charged
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. -- A teacher accused of taping an elementary school student to his desk will not face charges, officials say. On Friday, May 13, a Rowan County deputy was dispatched to talk with a woman about an incident that allegedly occurred... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Teacher resigns after being accused of taping student to deskand that the teacher had resigned. Foil also mentioned that the school system
Teacher resigns after being accused of taping student to desk
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
and that the teacher had resigned. Foil also mentioned that the school system was cooperating with law enforcement. The Rowan County Sheriff's Office is investigating the case but no charges have been filed. One source told WBTV the teacher was... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Knights pay hospital visit to boy seriously injured at Charlotte gamein costume for the visit of President Washington. David Whisenant-WBTV There i
Knights pay hospital visit to boy seriously injured at Charlotte game
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
in costume for the visit of President Washington. David Whisenant-WBTV There is a state historic marker in front of the Rowan County Courthouse to mark the event, but on Saturday, the visit of President George Washington will get more attention... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Regulators: Coal ash to be moved from North Carolina pitsgave the Allen Steam Station in Gaston County an "intermediate" classification.
Regulators: Coal ash to be moved from North Carolina pits
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
gave the Allen Steam Station in Gaston County an "intermediate" classification. Both the Buck Combined Cycle Station in Rowan County and the Marshall Steam Station in Catawba County were also given the same classification. That intermediate... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Pacific Cycle recalls infant bicycle helmets due to choking hazard, magnet ingestionin costume for the visit of President Washington. David Whisenant-WBTV There i
Pacific Cycle recalls infant bicycle helmets due to choking hazard, magnet ingestion
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
in costume for the visit of President Washington. David Whisenant-WBTV There is a state historic marker in front of the Rowan County Courthouse to mark the event, but on Saturday, the visit of President George Washington will get more attention... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
225 years later, President Washington makes a return trip to SalisburyThere is a state historic marker in front of the Rowan County Courthouse to mar
225 years later, President Washington makes a return trip to Salisbury
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
There is a state historic marker in front of the Rowan County Courthouse to mark the event, but on Saturday, the visit of President George Washington will get more attention than it's gotten since 1791. That historic visit, part of President... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
James Comer wins GOP nomination in 1st Districtsix underfunded Democratic opponents in Tuesday's primary. Gray is running as
James Comer wins GOP nomination in 1st District
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 days ago
six underfunded Democratic opponents in Tuesday's primary. Gray is running as an openly gay candidate in a state where Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis drew widespread attention last year for her opposition to same-sex marriage. The Democrat... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray wins Senate nominationsix underfunded Democratic opponents in Tuesday's primary. Gray is running as
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray wins Senate nomination
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 days ago
six underfunded Democratic opponents in Tuesday's primary. Gray is running as an openly gay candidate in a state where Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis drew widespread attention last year for her opposition to same-sex marriage. The Democrat... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray wins Senate nominationsix underfunded Democratic opponents in Tuesday's primary. Gray is running as
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray wins Senate nomination
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
six underfunded Democratic opponents in Tuesday's primary. Gray is running as an openly gay candidate in a state where Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis drew widespread attention last year for her opposition to same-sex marriage. The Democrat... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Woman charged in Rowan Co. stabbingWOODLEAF, N.C. -- The Rowan County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide
Woman charged in Rowan Co. stabbing
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
WOODLEAF, N.C. -- The Rowan County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide by stabbing that occurred late Monday night. Just before midnight Monday, deputies responded to a residence in the 100 block of Cone Drive where they found the body of... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
James Palmer Sr.service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Salisbury National Cemetery (501
James Palmer Sr.
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Salisbury National Cemetery (501 Statesville Blvd., Salisbury, NC 28144). The Rowan County Veterans Honor Guard and the N.C. National Guard will provide military honors. Mr. Palmer was born on Oct. 9,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Ozzy Osbourne being treated in Hattiesburgturned 6-months-old and didn’t meet certain markers with his regular check-up.
Ozzy Osbourne being treated in Hattiesburg
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
turned 6-months-old and didn’t meet certain markers with his regular check-up. Woman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan County arrestedWoman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan County arrested Rowan County communication officials... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
NC teen caught on camera defecating on elementary school playgroundWoman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan County arrestedWoman accused of
NC teen caught on camera defecating on elementary school playground
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
Woman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan County arrestedWoman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan County arrested Rowan County communication officials say it happened around midnight at a home in the 100 block of Cone Drive. Rowan... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Frequent felonious trips to Walmart land Salisbury man in prison for four yearsman will spend at least a little over four years in prison after being convicte
Frequent felonious trips to Walmart land Salisbury man in prison for four years
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
man will spend at least a little over four years in prison after being convicted as a habitual felon, according to Rowan County District Attorney Brandy Cook. Chad Steven Brown was convicted in Rowan County Superior Court of two counts of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Woman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan County arrestedA woman confessed to stabbing a man in a Rowan County mobile home park late Mon
Woman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan County arrested
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
A woman confessed to stabbing a man in a Rowan County mobile home park late Monday night, Rowan County deputies say. Barry Dean Hepler, 56, was stabbed to death just before midnight in Woodleaf Park, located off Highway 801 in the 100 block of Cone... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Woman arrested in Mocksville after Rowan County homicidein Woodleaf. Barry Dean "Mater" Hepler, 56, was found dead on his living room
Woman arrested in Mocksville after Rowan County homicide
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 8 days ago
in Woodleaf. Barry Dean "Mater" Hepler, 56, was found dead on his living room floor. He had been stabbed multiple times, Rowan County deputies said. Deputies allege Gray stabbed Hepler during some sort of argument or disagreement at the home.... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Ambulance involved in crash near Queens Universitysaid the 4.5 foot copperhead was in the gardening department. Woman accused of
Ambulance involved in crash near Queens University
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
said the 4.5 foot copperhead was in the gardening department. Woman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan CountyWoman accused of stabbing man to death in Rowan County Rowan County communication officials say it happened... Read more
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