Harnett County Newswire

Harnett County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harnett County, NC.

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  1. Break-in suspect nabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Sampson Independent

    ... of Public Safety court records, Blue was previously convicted on several drug and larceny convictions out of Harnett County in 2006-07.

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    Monday May 25 | WALA

    ... with the head of the School of Business, of intimidation, retaliation and systemic, widespread racism. A Harnett County teen drowned in a pond near Lillington Monday, witnesses said, putting a tragic tone on Memorial Day. A Harnett County teen ...

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  3. High school senior drowns while swimming in a pondRead the original story

    Tuesday | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... The lake is shallow in some areas and deep in others. Clark was a student at Harnett Central High School. The Harnett County School District said counselors will be at both schools Tuesday for anyone who needs them. Multiple news sources report ...

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  4. Break-in suspect nabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Sampson Independent

    ... of Public Safety court records, Blue was previously convicted on several drug and larceny convictions out of Harnett County in 2006-07. Reach staff writer Chris Berendt at 910-249-4616. Follow the paper on twitter @SampsonInd and like us on ...

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  5. Four men with NC connections among heroes honored in stamp collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | WITN

    ... live in North Carolina: Walter Marm Jr. in the Wayne County town of Fremont and Gordon Roberts in the Harnett County town of Erwin. Melvin Morris and Robert Patterson are also honored in the stamp collection. Both of them entered into the service in ...

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  6. Giving an Iraq vet a fighting chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CBS News

    ... thing he ever did was fight to get his life back. To appreciate the significance of the ceremony held in Harnett County in North Carolina, you first have to learn Rieman's story -- all of it, its remarkable highs and sorrowful lows. "I think I came ...

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  7. Pro-privatization money behind bills to boost N.C. charter schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Institute for Southern Studies

    Charter schools have experienced rapid growth in North Carolina in recent years after state lawmakers lifted a cap limiting their numbers. Now the General Assembly is considering legislation that could boost the finances of the schools, which are public but independently run - increasingly by private, for-profit companies - and don't have to adhere to all the regulations that apply to traditional public schools.

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  8. N.C. Supreme Court sets August hearing in challenge to redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Burlington Times News

    ... of the legislative redistricting committees that led the map-drawing - Rep. David Lewis, a Republican from Harnett County, and Sen. Bob Rucho, a Republican from Mecklenburg County - said they think the N.C. Supreme Court will come to the same ...

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  9. NC couple sentenced for making child porn, husband also accused of child sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WCTI

    ... and other men. As the investigation continued, a search warrant was executed on the Mills' residence in Harnett County, where multiple computers, cellular phones and media storage devices were seized. Forensic examination of the cellular phones and ...

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

    Tuesday May 5 | 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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  11. Three firefighters injured in Harnett County factory fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | 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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  12. Editorial: Redistricting gets a new day in courtRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | 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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  13. Redistricting gets a new day in courtRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | 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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  14. Bill would move 2016 presidential primary to MarchRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | 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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  15. South Brunswick grad to be named new head football coach at North BrunswickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | 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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  16. Harnett County man remembers wife killed by lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | 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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  17. Harnett County woman dies after struck by lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | 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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  18. Does Christian's Life Matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | 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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  19. 28-year-old NC man dies after lightning strikeRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | 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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  20. 28-year-old Harnett County man dies after lightning strikeRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | 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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