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  1. Certificate of Need Opportunities in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | jdsupra.com

    ... wish to apply in the coming months. In terms of technology and equipment, a CON for a fixed MRI scanner in Harnett County will be up for review in 2015. Applications for the fixed MRI scanner are due on August 17, 2015. Otherwise, 2015 looks to be a ...

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  2. Veterans' treatment court proposed for DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Chronicle

    The proposal would bring a treatment court to Durham, the third of its kind in North Carolina. Although state lawmakers have cut funding for drug treatment courts, legal aid and family courts in the years following the recession, there is recent momentum for special services for veterans, Durham Chief District Court Judge Marcia Morey said.

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  3. Man charged in robbery spree near Campbell UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WRAL.com

    Two women told Harnett County deputies that they were held at gunpoint at a residence in the 100 block of Gregory Circle in Lillington at about 8 p.m. and were robbed of their cellphones. They said they believed the masked man who robbed them, who was wearing a camouflage jacket and dark pants and carrying a "long gun," might have left in a white sedan.

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  4. New Hospital CEO Addresses ChamberRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | BladenOnline

    The new Cape Fear Valley / Bladen County Hospital CEO, Lisa Bryd introduced Donda Evans, the new hospital COO, to the Elizabethtown-White Lake Chamber of Commerce luncheon crowd on Tuesday and addressed what has happened this past year and more things to expect in the future with the hospital. Bryd announced, "Dan Weatherly, the former CEO of the hospital moved into a new role with Cape Fear Valley in Harnett County.

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  5. North Carolina Senate names committee chairs, assignmentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | WLOS

    ... Finance Committee. Second-termers Chad Barefoot of Wake Forest, Trudy Wade of Greensboro and Ron Rabin of Harnett County are first-time chairs. There's also a new workforce and economic development committee. BUNCOMBE COUNTY, N.C. -- A Waste Pro ...

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  6. Chill could create icy conditions through Wednesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | WRAL.com

    "There is a good deal of water on the roads right now, and that water is beginning to freeze on the bridges , mainly in places where temperatures are dipping into the 20s," said WRAL meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner. "That means you're not going to have power outages, but it doesn't mean there's not potential trouble on the roadways, especially those bridges," he said.

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  7. DG_Martin.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | HeraldSun.com

    I get this question sometimes from editors and readers. In fact, one newspaper editor stopped using my column about a year ago.

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  8. Local schools delayed Wednesday due to winter weather threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | WRAL.com

    ... North Carolina State University canceled all classes meeting before 11 a.m. Wednesday, and schools in Harnett County will be closed Wednesday. Afternoon temperatures Wednesday are expected to climb into the upper 30s, although clouds will stay put ...

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  9. D.G. Martin: McCrory makes right call with second pick for poet laureateRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | The Daily Advance

    Recently Gov. Pat McCrory did something that brought cheers from people of all political persuasions. He appointed Shelby Stephenson as North Carolina's poet laureate.

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  10. Firefighters battle blaze at Harnett chicken houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | WRAL.com

    Fire erupted at 1668 Autry Road near Lillington, according to the Harnett County Sheriff's Office No one was hurt. This story is closed for comments.

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  11. Erwin police looking for suspect in weekend kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | WRAL.com

    - Police in the Harnett County town of Erwin are offering a reward for information that leads to the arrest of a man wanted in connection with a weekend kidnapping. Brandon Keith Williams, 33, who is known as Brad, is wanted on charges of kidnapping, ...

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  12. Rockingham and Harnett Join NC CardinalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Abstract: Equinox is pleased to announce that Rockingham County Public Library and Harnett County Public Library have joined the growing NC Cardinal Consortium in North Carolina. This brings the total number of libraries in NC Cardinal to 103.

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  13. Active time orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Sampson Independent

    ... investigation of the case was conducted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Harnett County Sheriff's Department and the Dunn Police Department. Assistant U.S. Attorneys Jane J. Jackson and Erin Blondel handled the ...

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  14. Health Team: Ebola tops health news, local and worldwide, in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | WRAL.com

    ... have yet appeared in North Carolina. However, by Oct. 6, children in the state had died from enterovirus D68. Harnett County 2-month-old Sophie Murchison had been fighting the respiratory illness. Her mother, Brandy, thought she had a cold. Then ...

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  15. Looking Ahead: Herald-Sun reporters look at what to expect on their beats this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | HeraldSun.com

    ... funds available. If approved, Durham would have the third veterans' court in North Carolina. The first was in Harnett County, and Cumberland County began one recently. Another strong supporter of a court for veterans is Durham's chief District Court ...

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  16. More names in your newspaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    The Daily Record of Dunn's weekend edition was packed with 515 local names, excluding obituaries and ads. The weekend Daily Journal contained 340.

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  17. 'Tis the SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... sales tax rates this year. On April 1, 2014, the local sales and use tax rate increased from 2% to 2.25% in Harnett County taking the combined State and local general rate in that county from 6.75% to 7%. Davidson County had the same increases go ...

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  18. 2014 NC Case Law UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... In this case plaintiff sustained a compensable back injury in 2008 during the course of his employment with Harnett County. Plaintiff subsequently returned to work for a new employer (Town of Coats) in 2009, and later suffered another back injury in ...

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  19. She's back! Chasity Melvin returns for guest appearance on Full Court Press on Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... Melvin is currently in her first season as head coach of the girls basketball team at Cape Fear Christian in Harnett County. WWAY's Full Court Press will tip off around 11:15pm. We'll feature a slew of area games with the Hoggard-New Hanover being ...

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  20. She's back! Chasity Melvin returns for guest appearance on Full Court Press tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... Melvin is currently in her first season as head coach of the girls basketball team at Cape Fear Christian in Harnett County. WWAY's Full Court Press will tip off around 11:15pm. We'll feature a slew of area games with the Hoggard-New Hanover being ...

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