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Sunday Aug 17 | WBTV

Rowan-Salisbury Schools Working to Assist Employees Impacted by Positions Lost Through Budget Cuts

Due to cuts in the Rowan-Salisbury School System's 2014-2015 operating budget, 46 employees are being notified that their position will be part of the district's Reduction In Force.

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Related Topix: Salisbury, NC, Education Etc.

Sat Aug 16, 2014

WBTV

Funeral home worker charged with financial crimes

A worker at a local funeral home has been booked into the Rowan County jail under a bond of $150,000 for a list of financial crimes.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

WSOCTV

Authorities: Rowan Co. man pledges allegiance to terrorist group

A man with ties to Rowan County is in federal custody on a weapons charge and is believed to have been trying to pursue a relationship with a terrorist group in Iraq.

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Related Topix: Metal, Isis

Wed Aug 06, 2014

News Observer

Casey and Sandy Parsons plead not guilty to fraud, other charges

Sandy, left, and Casey Parsons leave the Federal Courthouse in Winston-Salem on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Tax

Fri Aug 01, 2014

WSOCTV

Vigil held for missing Rowan Co. teen Erica Parsons

A candlelight vigil was planned Friday night for missing Rowan County teen Erica Parsons.

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Related Topix: Granite Quarry, NC

The Charlotte Observer

Rowan County authorities arrest two from "Most Wanted" list

Two men from the Rowan County Sheriff's Office "Most Wanted" list have been arrested in the past 24 hours, officials said Friday.

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Related Topix: Thomasville, NC, Davidson County, NC

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WSOCTV

Expert: Feds to closely monitor adoptive parents of Erica Parsons

Criminal defense experts said federal authorities will be closely monitoring the parents of a missing Rowan County teenager while they await trial on 76 counts of fraud and theft.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

Wed Jul 30, 2014

WBTV

Really big indoor yard sale this weekend at First Baptist

It's one of, if not the biggest indoor yard sale in Rowan County, and it's coming up this weekend at the First Ministry at First Baptist Church.

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Related Topix: Salisbury, NC, World News, India,

WCNC-TV Charlotte

12 sentenced in $10M cocaine trafficking ring

The U.S. Attorney's Office says Rockwell resident Freddie Andaya was the leader of the drug conspiracy that trafficked more than 300 kilograms of cocaine throughout Mecklenburg, Iredell, Union and Rowan Counties.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Rockwell, NC, Concord, NC

WFIE-TV Evansville

Adoptive parents of Erica Parsons arrested, face 76 charges

The adoptive parents of Erica Parsons have been arrested exactly one year after the missing Rowan County teenager was reported missing.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Social Security

WBTV

Adoptive parents of Erica Parsons arrested, face 76 charges

The adoptive parents of Erica Parsons have been arrested exactly one year after the missing Rowan County teenager was reported missing.

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Related Topix: Fayetteville, NC, Winston-Salem, NC

Creative Loafing

Adoptive parents of missing Erica Parsons arrested on fraud charges

Casey and Sandy Parsons, the adoptive parents of of missing Rowan County teen Erica Parsons, have been arrested on federal fraud charges that include collecting government assistance for their daughter, who has been missing since 2011.

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Related Topix: Cabarrus County, NC

Anson Record

Sen. McLaurin shares news on bills, agriculture11:11 am

Pictured, front row, from left, Senator Bill Rabon , Donna McLaurin. Back row, Senator Michael Walters , Senator Gene McLaurin, Senator Jeff Tarte .

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Related Topix: Stanly County, NC, China Grove, NC, Agriculture, Science, Richmond County, NC, Rockingham, NC, Opinion

WBTV

Adoptive parents of Erica Parsons arrested, face 76 charges

The adoptive parents of Erica Parsons have been arrested exactly one year after the missing Rowan County teenager was reported missing.

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Related Topix: Fayetteville, NC, Winston-Salem, NC

WTOC-TV Savannah

Adoptive parents of Erica Parsons arrested, face 76 charges

The adoptive parents of Erica Parsons have been arrested exactly one year after the missing Rowan County teenager was reported missing.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Social Security

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Business Journal

Bank of North Carolina picks Shane Wolford to lead Rowan County efforts

The High Point-based lender says Wolford has more than 33 years of banking experience and has been a resident of Rowan County for the last 23 years.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Accused synthetic drug trafficker arrested

Accused synthetic drug trafficker arrested A woman accused of trafficking synthetic drugs she purchased online has had a run-in with the law.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Salisbury, NC

The Charlotte Observer

Rowan sheriff: New leads still coming in Erica Parsons case

One year after Rowan County teen Erica Parsons was reported missing, investigators say they are continuing to get new leads and are making progress toward solving the case.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WBTV

Two charged in car break-ins, and for stealing puppies

Two teens have been charged with multiple break-ins in the south Rowan area, and one of the cases involves puppies being stolen.

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Related Topix: Landis, NC, Enochville, NC

Sun Jul 27, 2014

WCNC-TV Charlotte

Wrong-way driver identified in fatal crashWrong-way driver identified ...

Wrong-way driver identified in fatal crash Authorities have identified a moped driver who was killed in a wrong-way, head-on collision on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Salisbury, NC, Cleveland, NC

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