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22 hrs ago | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

School Buses now have an eye on you

As students get ready to return to classes, school buses are starting to hit the roads and now equipped with a new technology that can capture and deter those who violate traffic regulations around them while also keeping students safe..

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Related Topix: Forsyth County, NC

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Burlington Times News

Burlington tables rezoning requests

The first, a request to rezone seven acres along the east of University Drive, south of South Church Street and west of Huffman Lane from residential to conditional business, was tabled because the developer and neighbors were close to an agreement, according to Lawson Brown, who represented the developers.

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Related Topix: Burlington, NC, Criminal Defense Law, Law

The Island Packet

US Marshala s arrest third person in connection with Memorial Day...

Greensboro, N.C., police arrested a man wanted in connection with one of eight confirmed shootings that happened during Memorial Day weekend.

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Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Holidays, Greensboro, NC

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Burlington Times News

The government war on freedom

When I grew up people that stuck their noses where it didn't belong were generally thought of as offensive and called "busy bodies."

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Alamance, NC, Alamance County, NC, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Opinion

The Charlotte Observer

Tax supporters regroup after surprise start

Before her board endorsed Mecklenburg County's upcoming sales tax referendum, school board Chairwoman Mary McCray hailed the effort, but wished her members had been included in the planning to get it to the November ballot.

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Related Topix: Mecklenburg County, NC, High Point, NC

Business Journal

Lenovo's $2.3B buy of IBM's server business based in RTP clears regulators

After nearly seven months, Lenovo's $2.3 billion buy of IBM's server business has cleared its big regulatory hurdle: The Committee for Foreign Investment in the United States.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

News Observer

3-judge panel system could shake up NC courts

In February, Wake County Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood ruled the legislature's 2013 law ending teacher tenure was unconstitutional, and he blocked it from taking effect.

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Related Topix: Hobgood, NC, Durham County, NC, Wake County, NC

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Richmond County Daily Journal

Car break-in suspect arrested

Police say several break-ins at Sandhills Parts and Service on Hamlet Avenue led investigators to arrest Terry Lee Zeigler, 56, of Hamlet.

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Related Topix: Hamlet, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

Tourism Spending In North Carolina Reaches New Record

Governor Pat McCrory and Department of Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that 95 of the state's 100 counties saw increases in visitor spending in 2013.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Pat McCrory, US Governors, Mecklenburg County, NC, Wake County, NC, Henderson County, NC

Wed Aug 13, 2014

WXII 12 Winston-Salem

Back to School: School Uniforms

THE DECISION TO REQUIRE STUDENTS TO WEAR A UNIFORM IS MADE AT THE SCHOOL LEVEL. LIKE WHAT'S SEEN HERE IN CLASSROOMS AT ALLEN JAY PREP ACADEMY.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Hagan takes on Tillis for NC Senate debate comment

Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan suggested Tuesday that state House Speaker Thom Tillis would work to cut public school jobs and student aid if he replaces her on Capitol Hill, citing his remarks during a debate in April.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Davidson College

Business Journal

Lenovo downgraded over IBM deal delays

Lenovo announces its earnings this week - but numbers aren't the only thing analysts are hoping execs will talk about.

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Related Topix: Research Triangle Park, NC, Whitsett, NC

Mon Aug 11, 2014

WXII 12 Winston-Salem

A new system to apply for WIC

Sabrina Santucci explains how a new a local county is using a new system to help mothers apply for WIC benefits.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

WXII 12 Winston-Salem

The Future of Cone Health

MARGARET? LET ME BEGIN BY SAYING CONE HEALTH RE-INTERATED TO ME OVER AND OVER AGAIN THAT THIS IS NOT A DONE DEAL.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Burlington Times News

N.C. Central police chief charged with DWI

N.C. Central University's Chief of Police has been suspended with pay by after being charged with driving while impaired in Greensboro early Saturday.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

News Observer

Wake County commissioners reject referendum to raise teacher pay

In a 4-2 vote Monday, the Wake County Board of Commissioners rejected putting on the Nov. 4 ballot a referendum that would ask voters for permission to raise the sales tax rate by a quarter-cent.

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Related Topix: Wake County, NC, Pat McCrory, US Governors, Raleigh, NC, Mecklenburg County, NC

Sun Aug 03, 2014

WRAL.com

NCCU police chief charged with DWI

According to state Highway Patrol, Timothy Ray Bellamy was arrested at 12:40 a.m. at a driver's license check point on suspicion of driving while impaired.

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Related Topix: North Carolina Central University

Fri Aug 01, 2014

JD Supra

Southeast State & Local Tax: Important Developments - July Update

The Williams Mullen Southeast State and Local Tax team is pleased to provide you with a comprehensive recap of recent legislation around the U.S. 2014 Legislative Summary .

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Related Topix: Tax

WLOS

Charter School Advisory Board members resign

Two members of the North Carolina Charter School Advisory Board who had been the target of ethics complaints have resigned.

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Related Topix: Pamlico County, NC

News Observer

Wake, Mecklenburg, can get extra taxing authority if voters approve in November

To get the extra quarter percent tax, voters in the four counties – including Wake and Mecklenburg – must approve the tax in a referendum this November, under a deadline in a bill approved 32-11 shortly after midnight.

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Related Topix: Mecklenburg County, NC, Wake County, NC, Forsyth County, NC, Durham, NC

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