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News Channel 12 New Bern
NewsChannel 12, Food Bank team up again for annual drivehelp collect canned goods, cereal, pasta, rice and peanut butter at the followi
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 hours ago
help collect canned goods, cereal, pasta, rice and peanut butter at the following locations: Monday, December 4, 11am-7pm Kinston – Lenoir County 1304 W Vernon Avenue Kinston, 28504 Tuesday, December 5, 11am-7pm Jacksonville, Onslow... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
ECU Police get early arrival with body camerassee which departments have body cameras. Jacksonville Police Department does no
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 hours ago
see which departments have body cameras. Jacksonville Police Department does not currently have officers with body cameras but are working to get them. Kinston Police Department has had body cameras since 2014 with most patrol officers wearing... Read more
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The News & Observer
Terrorists should be brought to justice, not Guantanamowas “extraordinarily rendered” on aircraft operated by Aero Contractors and bas
The News & Observer / Posted 20 hours ago
was “extraordinarily rendered” on aircraft operated by Aero Contractors and based at public airports in Johnston County and Kinston. Aboard those planes, he was taken from one CIA black site in Afghanistan to another in Thailand and later to Morocco... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
North Carolina police look for man in child abuse caseKINSTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina are looking for a man in connecti
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 21 hours ago
KINSTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina are looking for a man in connection with a child abuse case. The Kinston Police Department says officers were called to a day care facility on Nov. 7 after a child was brought there with what was... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
North Carolina police look for man in child abuse caseKINSTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina are looking for a man in connecti
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 21 hours ago
KINSTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina are looking for a man in connection with a child abuse case. The Kinston Police Department says officers were called to a day care facility on Nov. 7 after a child was brought there with what was... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
North Carolina police look for man in child abuse caseKINSTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina are looking for a man in connecti
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 hours ago
KINSTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina are looking for a man in connection with a child abuse case. The Kinston Police Department says officers were called to a day care facility on Nov. 7 after a child was brought there with what was... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Mother-daughter duo win award for interior design blogDustin George Staff Writer, The Free Press When Kristy Harvey, a Kinston resid
Kinston Free Press / Posted 22 hours ago
Dustin George Staff Writer, The Free Press When Kristy Harvey, a Kinston resident, and her mother Bethe Woodson started their interior design blog, Design Chic, in 2009, they never expected to become internationally recognized for their work. “At... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Police searching for local man tied to child abuse(Photo: Kinston Police Department) (Photo: Kinston Police Department) KINSTON
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 23 hours ago
(Photo: Kinston Police Department) (Photo: Kinston Police Department) KINSTON, Lenoir County - Police are currently searching for a local man wanted for abusing a child. Last Tuesday, November 7, officers from the Kinston Police Department... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Kinston Police Dept. issues warrants for felony child abuseKinston Police are looking for one man in connection for felony child abuse. A
Kinston Free Press / Posted 23 hours ago
Kinston Police are looking for one man in connection for felony child abuse. According to a release by Kinston Police Dept., on November 7,, officers from the responded to a local daycare facility in reference to a juvenile that had been brought to... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Silent Night beer returns to Mother Earth this weekendto be sipped on and enjoyed with a friend or a loved one, making it a perfect c
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
to be sipped on and enjoyed with a friend or a loved one, making it a perfect choice for the holidays, Gannett said. The Kinston based craft brewing company is celebrating the release of this year’s batch of Silent Night with a release party at... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Silent Night beer returns to Mother Earth this weekendto be sipped on and enjoyed with a friend or a loved one, making it a perfect c
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted yesterday
to be sipped on and enjoyed with a friend or a loved one, making it a perfect choice for the holidays, Gannett said. The Kinston based craft brewing company is celebrating the release of this year’s batch of Silent Night with a release party at... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
It's a "Holly Jolly" shopping spreeEddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ Holiday shoppers can take advantage of a two-
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
Eddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ Holiday shoppers can take advantage of a two-day shopping spree in Kinston this weekend during the 5th Annual Holly Jolly Holiday Show. The annual event, sponsored by the Community Council of the Arts and the... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Silent Night beer returns to Mother Earth this weekendto be sipped on and enjoyed with a friend or a loved one, making it a perfect c
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
to be sipped on and enjoyed with a friend or a loved one, making it a perfect choice for the holidays, Gannett said. The Kinston based craft brewing company is celebrating the release of this year’s batch of Silent Night with a release party at... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Athletes of the Week for Nov. 6-11football Senior Taboris Bynum had 2 interceptions, returning one 28 yards for
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
football Senior Taboris Bynum had 2 interceptions, returning one 28 yards for a touchdown, in the Rams’ 28-6 win at Kinston on Friday in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A playoffs. It marked the Rams’ first playoff win since 2005. What did... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Kinston man sentenced to nine years in prison for robbery, firearm offenses(Photo: Franklin County Sheriff's Office) (Photo: Franklin County Sheriff's Of
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
(Photo: Franklin County Sheriff's Office) (Photo: Franklin County Sheriff's Office) KINSTON, Lenoir County - A Kinston man was sentenced to nine years in prison yesterday for robbery and firearm offenses. James Earl Sutton, 55, of Kinston was... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
#WOO: Taylor strives to motivate, inspire through radio showmorning inspiration show. The show airs every Sunday morning from 9 a.m. to 11
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
morning inspiration show. The show airs every Sunday morning from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on 101.1 FM (Jacksonville), 102.9 FM (Kinston), 95.7 FM (New Bern), 105.9 FM (Greenville), and worldwide at www.motivationswithgloriaradioshow.com. Facts about... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
SEASON ENDS IN PLAYOFFS: Mercer pleased with 1st year as PHS head coachthe most. “I’m really proud of the way that we played in the games we needed t
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
the most. “I’m really proud of the way that we played in the games we needed to win,” Mercer said. “The Florala and Kinston games were key victories that allowed us to get that fourth playoff spot.” Once in the playoffs, the Eagles fell in... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
District's notable work in conference spotlightthe district has partnered with Teach for America for the past two summers to h
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
the district has partnered with Teach for America for the past two summers to host their residential training in Kinston, while also offering free summer school to our elementary students. iPads and Learning: Make It Happen Every Day for... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Lenoir County still waits on federal fundsFitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ It has been a year since Hurricane Matthew damaged
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ It has been a year since Hurricane Matthew damaged or destroyed at least 200 properties in Kinston and Lenoir County and officials are still waiting on federal funding for the buyout program. Sam Kornegay, Lenoir... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
The little team(s) that couldKINSTON – Three months ago, they weren’t even a team. But Saturday, it was a c
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
KINSTON – Three months ago, they weren’t even a team. But Saturday, it was a co-op squad of players from both Northeast and Hobgood academies (NHA) claiming the NC Independent Schools’ 1A state championship here by a 25-24 score over Halifax Academy... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Gov. Cooper announces studies into Neuse, Tar, Cashie and Lumber riversinformation into hydrologic and hydraulic models, which will help experts under
Kinston Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
information into hydrologic and hydraulic models, which will help experts understanding of the effectiveness of the dams. Kinston Mayor BJ Murphy called the studies a good “first step” in flood prevention and mitigation. Murphy has been... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
5 things to do this weekHoliday Show: The Holly Jolly Holiday Show is Friday and Saturday at the Woodm
Kinston Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Holiday Show: The Holly Jolly Holiday Show is Friday and Saturday at the Woodmen Community Center, 2602 West Vernon Ave., Kinston. The 6th annual event will play host to 50 vendors who offer goods, services, arts and crafts that will help with... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Arendell Parrott falls 66-60 in OT in state finalThe Patriots were in the title game for the fourth straight season By Scott Co
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Patriots were in the title game for the fourth straight season By Scott ColeFree Press Correspondent KINSTON — Arendell Parrott's quest for a third consecutive state title came up short Saturday night against a team the Patriots previously lost... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Arendell Parrott falls 66-60 in OT in state finalThe Patriots were in the title game for the fourth straight season By Scott Co
Kinston Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
The Patriots were in the title game for the fourth straight season By Scott ColeFree Press Correspondent KINSTON — Arendell Parrott's quest for a third consecutive state title came up short Saturday night against a team the Patriots previously lost... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rocky Mount Academy at Arendell Parrott football - Nov. 11, 20172A 8 Man Football Championship between the Rocky Mount Academy Eagles and the A
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
2A 8 Man Football Championship between the Rocky Mount Academy Eagles and the Arendell Parrott Academy Patriots played in Kinston, N.C. on Saturday, November 11, 2017.The Rocky Mount Academy Eagles defeated the Arendell Parrott Academy 66-60 to... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
UNC Lenoir Health Care designated as a stroke care centertreats stroke patients. Her next goal is to make it so that patients who recei
Kinston Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
treats stroke patients. Her next goal is to make it so that patients who receive clot-busting medication can stay in Kinston for their recovery. Currently, any patient who gets that medicine is sent to Vidant Health in Greenville for... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Speak Up! We are Listening!The African American Heritage Commission of Kinston and Lenoir County invites y
Kinston Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
The African American Heritage Commission of Kinston and Lenoir County invites you to a short celebration. The event is the “kick off” of their “Oral History Project” at the Community Council for the Art’s building on North Queen Street. The new... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
HS Football Rewind: New Hanover's Vaughn breaks county receiving recordEast Bladen will be back at home against No. 10 Greene Central in the 2A East b
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
East Bladen will be back at home against No. 10 Greene Central in the 2A East bracket. The Rams' 28-6 win over at Kinston was their first in the playoffs since 2005. - Reporter Tim Hower can be reached at 910-343-2366 or... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Jon Dawson: When a man loves a womanapp you've downloaded to your phone?" I asked. "YES, she is real!" he said. T
Kinston Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
app you've downloaded to your phone?" I asked. "YES, she is real!" he said. The situation escalated when Correai came to Kinston to visit his mother. He brought Reah with him and they stopped by our house for a visit. "So you do exist," I said.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Week 13 edition of The Blitza few upsets to speak about. The biggest came as Greene Central, the No. 10 see
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
a few upsets to speak about. The biggest came as Greene Central, the No. 10 seed in the Class 2-A East, knocked off No. 7 Kinston. But the first round is out of the way and the field of teams looking to win a state title have been cut in half.... Read more
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The Star
N.C. High School Football PlayoffsWarsaw Kenan 33 East Montgomery 30, East Rutherford 7 Elizabeth City Northeas
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
Warsaw Kenan 33 East Montgomery 30, East Rutherford 7 Elizabeth City Northeastern 55, Bertie County 0 Greene Central 28, Kinston 6 Hendersonville 49, Brevard 0 Lincolnton 39, Graham 19 Red Springs 19, Salisbury 7 Reidsville 51, West Lincoln... Read more
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The News & Observer
Recaps from the first round of the football playoffsvs. 14-Goldsboro 6-SouthWest Edgecombe (won 34-13) vs. 11-Hertford County 2-E
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
vs. 14-Goldsboro 6-SouthWest Edgecombe (won 34-13) vs. 11-Hertford County 2-East Bladen (won 39-33) vs. 15-James Kenan 7-Kinston vs. 10-Greene Central (won 28-6) 8-Riverside (Williamston) (won 70-51) vs. 9-Princeton 5-West Montgomery (won 58-0)... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Brothers, veterans, hope to provide jobs for veteransMullins is the vice president of sales and co-founder of Social House Vodka, wh
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Mullins is the vice president of sales and co-founder of Social House Vodka, which opened its main distillery in the old Kinston power plant earlier this year. After just a few months of operation, Social House is available for sale in 200... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Brothers, veterans, hope to provide jobs for veteransMullins is the vice president of sales and co-founder of Social House Vodka, wh
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Mullins is the vice president of sales and co-founder of Social House Vodka, which opened its main distillery in the old Kinston power plant earlier this year. After just a few months of operation, Social House is available for sale in 200... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Brothers, veterans, hope to provide jobs for veteransMullins is the vice president of sales and co-founder of Social House Vodka, wh
Kinston Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Mullins is the vice president of sales and co-founder of Social House Vodka, which opened its main distillery in the old Kinston power plant earlier this year. After just a few months of operation, Social House is available for sale in 200... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Samaritan's Purse Operation Christmas Child drop-off locationsSpilman Memorial Baptist Church, 601 Madison Ave., Kinston. Please follow the s
Kinston Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Spilman Memorial Baptist Church, 601 Madison Ave., Kinston. Please follow the signs for drop-off building location: 9-11 a.m. Nov. 13-16; Friday, Nov. 17 from 4-6 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 18 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 19 noon to 5 p.m.; and... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Mayoral, Council-elects continue to gain ballotsthe mayoral race was Ranard Teach, who picked up one more vote from a provision
Kinston Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
the mayoral race was Ranard Teach, who picked up one more vote from a provisional ballot, giving him a total of 66. In the Kinston City Council election, Kristal Suggs extended her lead by 19 votes over candidate Nathan Perry who trailed her in the... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Soft lights making downtown more comfortable& Eatery and the Mother Earth garden, a project done by Stephen Hill, chairman
Kinston Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
& Eatery and the Mother Earth garden, a project done by Stephen Hill, chairman of Mother Earth Brewing and founder of smART Kinston. Hill said the display of blue lights initially came from recommendations made about how to give Queen Street more... Read more
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The News & Observer
Why winners missed the high school football playoffs and losing teams made itthe best matchup between two 2-seeds in the first round. The two will tangle in
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
the best matchup between two 2-seeds in the first round. The two will tangle in the 3AA playoffs. Best chance at an upset: Kinston (9-2) has won nine of the last 10 against Greene Central (7-4), including 42-26 this year in Eastern Carolina 2A... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Mayoral- , Council-elects continue to gain ballotsthe mayoral race was Ranard Teach, who picked up one more vote from a provision
Kinston Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
the mayoral race was Ranard Teach, who picked up one more vote from a provisional ballot, giving him a total of 66. In the Kinston City Council election, Kristal Suggs extended her lead by 19 votes over candidate Nathan Perry who trailed her in the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Political newcomer reflects on winning Kinston mayor raceVIDEO: Political newcomer reflects on... KINSTON, Lenoir County - It was the b
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
VIDEO: Political newcomer reflects on... KINSTON, Lenoir County - It was the big surprise of Tuesday's local elections, the upset of Kinston incumbent Mayor BJ Murphy by political newcomer Don Hardy. Mayor-elect Hardy said he plans to continue the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Newly-elected Greenville mayor talks about next steps in processposition as District 1 council member after filling in as interim mayor since J
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
position as District 1 council member after filling in as interim mayor since July after Allen Thomas left for a job at the Kinston Regional Jetport. Smith said she's ready to collaborate with the other city leaders again. "I see Greenville as... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Close City Council race may not be overEddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ An intense Kinston City Council election Tues
Kinston Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
Eddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ An intense Kinston City Council election Tuesday night that was close may not be over yet. The Lenoir County Board of Elections was trying to set a meeting Wednesday for sometime before the election canvass set for... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Mayor-Elect Hardy surprised, happyEddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ Don Hardy, a newcomer to public office, was e
Kinston Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
Eddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ Don Hardy, a newcomer to public office, was elected mayor of Kinston Tuesday night, beating Two-term Mayor B.J. Murphy. Hardy said after the last voter results came in Tuesday night from the Gordon Street Methodist... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Hardy wins Kinston mayoral raceEddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ Dontario "Don" Hardy was elected Kinston Mayo
Kinston Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
Eddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ Dontario "Don" Hardy was elected Kinston Mayor Tuesday night, beating Incumbent Mayor B.J. Murphy. The final, unofficial results gave Hardy 2,103 votes, or 51.54 percent of those cast in the mayoral race, compared... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Early returns have candidates anxiousEddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ Although the final ballot count was not ready
Kinston Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
Eddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ Although the final ballot count was not ready by press time, Incumbent Kinston Mayor B.J. Murphy was leading his two opponents, Don Hardy and Ranard Teach, in the Kinston mayoral race at deadline. By 8:30 p.m.... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
- News - The Free Press - Kinston, NCPERCENT Jeremy Whitfield 6 42.86% Mike Hill 4 28.57% Penny Murphy 4 28.57%
Kinston Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
PERCENT Jeremy Whitfield 6 42.86% Mike Hill 4 28.57% Penny Murphy 4 28.57% Write-In (Miscellaneous) 0 0.00% CITY OF KINSTON MAYOR (VOTE FOR 1) Precincts Reported: 0 of 13 View Contest Details NAME ON BALLOT PARTY BALLOT COUNT PERCENT BJ... Read more
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The News & Observer
Prominent Raleigh lawyer pleads guilty to embezzling client’s settlement moneyHayes, a one-time actress who was convicted in 2014 for the second degree-murde
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
Hayes, a one-time actress who was convicted in 2014 for the second degree-murder of Laura Jean Ackerson, a 27-year-old Kinston woman who was killed and dismembered. And he was the attorney for Israel Vasquez, a Garner teen acquitted of double... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Fifth person arrested in shooting death of former ECU playermurder in the death of Anthony Domonique Lennon. Last month, authorities repor
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
murder in the death of Anthony Domonique Lennon. Last month, authorities reported 25-year-old Wantavius Burney Jackson of Kinston and 25-year-old Clifton Jason Spellman III of Greenville were arrested for murder conspiracy. Also, 35-year-old Jamar... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Fifth person arrested in shooting death of former ECU playermurder in the death of Anthony Domonique Lennon. Last month, authorities repor
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
murder in the death of Anthony Domonique Lennon. Last month, authorities reported 25-year-old Wantavius Burney Jackson of Kinston and 25-year-old Clifton Jason Spellman III of Greenville were arrested for murder conspiracy. Also, 35-year-old Jamar... Read more
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