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  1. South River's Power Source volunteers award 6 scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Sampson Independent

    ... primarily through the Annual Oyster Roast and Shrimparoo held in March in cooperation with the United Way of Harnett County. South River EMC is a locally-owned and operated electric cooperative, which provides electric service to 43,000 homes, farms ...

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  2. Three firefighters injured in Harnett County factory fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WRAL.com

    Emergency crews responded to the building, an old Champion mobile home manufacturing plant on Jim Christian Road in Lillington, at about 8:30 p.m. Fire officials said every fire department in Harnett County was called to help extinguish the fire. Crews from Cumberland, Lee and Wake counties were also called to help.

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  3. Editorial: Redistricting gets a new day in courtRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Sun Journal

    ... redistricting leaders downplayed the importance of the ruling. In a joint statement, Rep. David Lewis of Harnett County and Sen. Bob Rucho of Mecklenburg said it was not unexpected: "Since 2011, every court that has issued an opinion and the Obama ...

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  4. Redistricting gets a new day in courtRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... redistricting leaders downplayed the importance of the ruling. In a joint statement, Rep. David Lewis of Harnett County and Sen. Bob Rucho of Mecklenburg said it was not unexpected: "Since 2011, every court that has issued an opinion and the Obama ...

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  5. Bill would move 2016 presidential primary to MarchRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Courier-Tribune

    ... to move the primary to March. The bill that would move it to March 8 was introduced by Rep. David Lewis, a Harnett County Republican who chairs the Election Committee and is a close ally of Speaker Tim Moore of Kings Mountain. Sen. Bob Rucho, a ...

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  6. South Brunswick grad to be named new head football coach at North BrunswickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Pending school board approval Western Harnett football coach Larry Brock will be leaving Harnett County in order to take the head football coaching position at North Brunswick High School in Leland. Brock served as the head football at Western Harnett for four seasons.

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  7. Harnett County man remembers wife killed by lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WRAL.com

    - A Harnett County man is mourning the loss of his wife, who died Sunday after she was struck by lightning on Thursday morning. Mary Frank "Frankie" Roberts, 56, of Spring Lake, was walking her two dogs in the Anderson Creek area when she and her ...

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  8. Harnett County woman dies after struck by lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WRAL.com

    Mary Frank "Frankie" Roberts, 56, of Spring Lake, was walking her two dogs in the Anderson Creek area when she and her dogs were struck. Both of her dogs were also killed. A memorial service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. inside the Rogers and Breece Funeral Home Chapel in Fayetteville.

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  9. Does Christian's Life Matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Daily Kos

    ... Chisenhall's house to pick up his daughter for visitation. There has been no accountability or justice. The Harnett County DA Vernon Stewart has dragged his feet and unjustly decided to not bring charges. A dysfunctional, discriminatory law ...

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  10. 28-year-old NC man dies after lightning strikeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | WBTV

    Authorities say a 28-year-old Harnett County man has died after lightning struck him in a parking lot during a thunderstorm. Multiple media outlets report that Steven Bryan of Angier was struck while walking in the Cary Crossroads Plaza about 9 p.m. Thursday.

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  11. 28-year-old Harnett County man dies after lightning strikeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Authorities say a 28-year-old Harnett County man has died after lightning struck him in a parking lot during a thunderstorm.

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  12. Lightning strikes kill two in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WPDE

    Authorities say a 28-year-old Harnett County man has died after lightning struck him in a parking lot during a thunderstorm. Multiple media outlets report that Steven Bryan of Angier was struck while walking in the Cary Crossroads Plaza about 9 p.m. Thursday.

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  13. 28-year-old NC man dies after lightning strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WSOCTV

    Authorities say a 28-year-old Harnett County man has died after lightning struck him in a parking lot during a thunderstorm. Multiple media outlets report that Steven Bryan of Angier was struck while walking in the Cary Crossroads Plaza about 9 p.m. Thursday.

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  14. 28-year-old Harnett County man dies after lightning strikeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | WLOS

    Authorities say a 28-year-old Harnett County man has died after lightning struck him in a parking lot during a thunderstorm. Multiple media outlets report that Steven Bryan of Angier was struck while walking in the Cary Crossroads Plaza about 9 p.m. Thursday.

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  15. Severe weather threat will ramp up again late FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WRAL.com

    ... threat being from strong winds, hail and lightning. There is also a small risk of an isolated tornado." A Harnett County man was killed by a lightning strike Thursday evening in Cary , and numerous fires were sparked by strikes in Wake County as ...

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  16. Harnett County man dies after lightning strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2013 | Burlington Times News

    Authorities say a 28-year-old Harnett County man has died after lightning struck him in a parking lot during a thunderstorm. Multiple media outlets report that Steven Bryan of Angier was struck while walking in the Cary Crossroads Plaza about 9 p.m. Thursday.

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  17. County OKs industry incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Sampson Independent

    ... "They would have the opportunity to apply for them, but we can't guarantee that someone from Duplin or Harnett county wouldn't be qualified to obtain one of those jobs," said Swope. Swope and County manager Ed Causey said they believed the company's ...

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  18. Bracelet worn in his honor a salve for former Vietnam War POW's scarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Stars and Stripes

    ... This one was worn by Harold Flowers, then a lanky eighth-grader at Coats Union Junior High School in Harnett County. Saturday, Flowers was able to do what few who wore the bracelets could. He shook hands with the name on his bracelet. The meeting at ...

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  19. Man dies in fire at Fuquay-Varina homeRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | WBTV

    The Harnett County Sheriff's Office says a man has died in a fire at his mobile home in Fuquay-Varina.

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  20. Leaders aim to bring reforms to process of setting property insurance ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... S208. Rep. Chris Millis, R-Onslow and Pender counties, is a primary sponsor of H182 with Rep. David Lewis of Harnett County, who is House Rules chairman, and Mike Hager of Burke and Rutherford counties, who is House majority leader. They also ...

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