Friday Aug 29
N.C. ranks 10th for jobs in proposed clean-energy projects announced in Q2
Crews for contractor Alpha Technologies install solar panels at Geenex and Et Solar's 20-megawatt solar farm at the old Halifax Airport in Roanoke Rapids.
The Charlotte Observer
Habitual DWI offender from Conover sentenced to prison
A 29-year-old Conover man was convicted of habitual driving while impaired, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia last week and was sentenced to at least a year and three months in prison.
First time since Maggie Daniels murder, her school re-opens
When teachers and staff report Tuesday to Discovery High School in Newton for the official start of their school year, a colleague will be missing and her loss is immeasurable.
Battle Creek Enquirer
Murder defendant: 'I was hoping ... it was just all a nightmare'
Jackie McConnell told a detective in January he wanted the death of his girlfriend to be just a bad dream.
Criminal Charges 8-4-14
The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests: Roger Dale Hinson, 36, of 3002 Emmanuel Church Road in Conover was charged July 31 with one count each larceny and possession of stolen goods.