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Yesterday | Rocky Mount Telegram
Groups in the shadow of traditional campaigns are poised to once again attempt to influence North Carolina General Assembly races through ads and mailers bought with millions of dollars largely from companies and politically-minded organizations. It's a strategy that helped Republicans take over the legislature in 2010 and expand their seat advantage in 2012.
Sunday | WBTV
Groups aligned with Democratic candidates and critical of the Republican agenda in Raleigh are sending signals they intend to spend large amount of money this fall. Republican lawmakers benefited the most from independent expenditure groups in the 2010 and 2012 elections.
There are several newcomers to our stage for our production of "Little Shop of Horrors" coming up in October as well as a sizable number of actors that have not been on the big stage in a while and who we welcome back to the land of make believe. This group includes the Montgomery sisters , John Robert Williamson, Graham Shaw, Forrest Logan and Jessica Watts.
On Thursday, family, friends and co-workers of Chris Hondros gathered to remember him. The Fayetteville native was killed in 2011 while working for Getty Images, covering the civil war in Libya.
The contract to New Jersey-based Conti Enterprises includes building 6.7 miles of four-lane highway with interchanges at Cliffdale Road and Canopy Lane. Work can begin as early as Sept.
Lt. Todd Joyce said officers were called to a home around 9 p.m. Tuesday to a report of a shooting. Joyce said 23-year-old Tyrone Alonzo Shepard of Fayetteville was shot during a holdup attempt and died at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center early Wednesday.
SPARKcon's "creative potluck" is navigable by its 14 themed blocks of programming, each run by volunteer organizers. Here's one must-see event from each "spark."
Daniel Bollar, of Lieber Street, was taken into custody on Monday after he tried to sell a .380 Ruger pistol to an undercover sheriff's deputy who had learned via Facebook of Bollar's plan to sell the weapon. Investigators found the gun, which was reported stolen on June 1, between the passenger seat and console of Bollar's vehicle.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. : July 29th, 2014 - More than 1,300 North Carolina military servicemembers who got caught by a scheme to finance purchases of overpriced electronics will have their debts forgiven and their credit cleared, Attorney General Roy Cooper announced today.
Anthony Glover was standing outside a club at 4943 Bragg Blvd. just before 3:20 a.m. when a dark-colored SUV drove into the parking lot and hit the curb. Patrons in the parking lot began to exchange words with the driver of the SUV when someone inside the vehicle opened fire, police said.
RALEIGH, N.C. : July 9th, 2014 - Serving on a jury is one of our most important responsibilities as citizens, but scammers try to use jury duty to steal from the innocent.
One of our Facebook page readers, Jason Edge, sent along today's carspotting photo with a little bit of info to accompany it. Steve's Tower in the Sky was a fixture on Gillespie Road in Fayetteville, North Carolina, from 1957 to about 1968, combining both a drive-in restaurant and a DJ in the elevated booth that would play requests over the radio - kind of like a human jukebox.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:08 pm
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