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Tuesday Jul 29 | Burlington Times News

Drivers getting a break at the pump

Gas prices in Burlington continue to decline with the average price at the pump at $3.41 per gallon Tuesday, which is below the state average.

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Related Topix: Alamance County, NC, Guilford County, NC

Sat Jul 26, 2014

HeraldSun.com

Joubert to run against Woodard

Republican Party leaders from Durham, Person and Caswell counties have agreed to make Caswell substitute teacher Herman Joubert their nominee to run this fall against incumbent state Sen. Mike Woodard.

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Related Topix: Durham County, NC

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Burlington Times News

Caswell solar farm to power 700 homes

Think Caswell County seems like an unlikely place to find a solar farm generating enough power to provide energy to nearly 700 homes? Chapel Hill-based Strata Solar constructed a solar farm last year on 40 acres off N.C. 62 near Blanch.

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Related Topix: Chapel Hill, NC, Blanch, NC, Efland, NC, Alamance County, NC, Siler City, NC

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Burlington Times News

Wos calls House Medicaid plan the correct one for the state

During a visit to Burlington on Thursday, N.C. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Aldona Wos called the Medicaid reform plan proposed by her department and endorsed by Gov. Pat McCrory the right one for the state to follow.

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Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Pat McCrory, US Governors, Burlington, NC, Medicine, Alamance County, NC

News Observer

Runner-up replaces winner in GOP Senate race

The winning candidate in the Republican primary for Senate District 22 will be replaced by the runner-up, who managed to get the winner disqualified because he didn't live in the district, which covers parts of Durham, Person and Caswell counties.

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Related Topix: Chapel Hill, NC, Fayetteville, NC

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Burlington Times News

Despite weekend rainfall, county remains 'abnormally dry'

Though Alamance County hasn't reached the drought conditions of summers 2011 and 2012, meteorologists and farmers say more showers are likely needed for crop yields to remain steady this year.

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Related Topix: Weather, Agriculture, Science, Alamance County, NC, Natural Disasters, Drought

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Burlington Times News

Pelham man facing child-sex charge

According to the Caswell County Sheriff's Office, Lorenzo Olivarria Zacarias, 36, of 298 Arch Cook Road, was arrested by deputies after an investigation into a possible sexual assault involving a minor that was reported Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Pelham, NC

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Burlington Times News

Tobacco growers OK assessment

North Carolina flue-cured tobacco growers have approved an assessment that will support the Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina's efforts to promote the interests of its farmers, according to a release from the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Raleigh, NC

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Burlington Times News

Burlington men charged in marijuana grow operation

According to a Caswell County Sheriff's Office press release, investigators served a search warrant at 75 Rolling Hills Road, Burlington, after an investigation into illegal controlled substances being kept inside of the residence.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Burlington, NC, Alamance County, NC

Tue Jul 08, 2014

News Observer

GOP winner in Durham Senate primary disqualified

The winner of the Republican primary in the district that Democrat state Sen. Mike Woodard of Durham represents has been disqualified, after the runner-up complained that he actually lives in Fayetteville.

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Related Topix: Durham, NC, Fayetteville, NC, Chapel Hill, NC

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Burlington Times News

Caswell man charged with growing, selling marijuana

An undercover drug investigation by the Caswell County Sheriff's Office led to the arrest of a Blanch man July 3. According to a Sheriff's Office press release, narcotic officers served a search warrant at a home at 7713 N.C. 62 North, Blanch in reference to possible marijuana grow operation.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Blanch, NC

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