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  1. ArtPop Lehigh Valley Billboard Program seeking submissions from local artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | NJ.com

    Six area artists will be selected to have their works featured on six billboards throughout the region in 2015, according to a news release. Artists from Northampton and Lehigh counties may submit images of their work for consideration through Nov. 15. The winners will be announced Dec. 8 at Adams Outdoor Advertising in Bethlehem.

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  2. Celebrating the contributions of centenariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | WFMZ

    The Advisory Council of the Northampton County Area Agency on Aging organized the event at Green Pond Country Club in Bethlehem Township. "To honor folks who have helped build this community, through their work, family life, participation in faith, civic organizations.

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  3. Gov. Pat McCrory’s road plan could advance low-scoring projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... U.S. 220 bypass in Rockingham. The DOT’s draft list also includes a $62 million highway widening in Northampton County. The U.S. 158 project near Roanoke Rapids also scored poorly in the DOT’s data rankings earlier this year, with only 64 ...

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  4. Police captain talks about fraud indictmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... became a Captain with the Waverly Police Department. Then in 2013 he became a drug investigator with the Northampton County Sheriff's Office in North Carolina. "I just enjoy doing it. I always work a lot of hours. I just like it," Davis told ...

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  5. Small town police chief center of fraud investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... of three different jurisdictions at the same time: he was a drug-investigations supervisor with the Northampton County Sheriff's Office in North Carolina, then he got the job in Waverly, and then he got a job as police chief in Newsoms. Virginia ...

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  6. Waverly Captain Facing Felony ChargesRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... the dispatch log shows no activity for Captain Davis. Davis was also employed full time with the Northampton County Sheriff's department in North Carolina. The Sheriff there said his rank with their department was a lieutenant. He says he knew Davis ...

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  7. Newsoms, Va., police chief charged with lying on time cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The chief of the two-man Newsoms Police Department in Southampton County was indicted Tuesday on charges he falsified time cards while working a second law enforcement job in Sussex County. In addition to his full-time job in Newsoms, Douglas Davis Jr. also worked last year as a captain with the Waverly Police Department in Sussex County and as a drug-investigations supervisor with the Northampton County Sheriff's Office in North Carolina.

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  8. Wood-pellet fuel maker to expand operationsRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... plans new facilities in Richmond and Sampson counties, adding to its 180 employees at Hertford and Northampton County plants and at a Raleigh office. Enviva makes wood pellets from byproducts of the timber industry. The high-density pellets replace ...

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  9. Wood-pellet fuel maker plans 160 jobs in NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... plans new facilities in Richmond and Sampson counties, adding to its 180 employees at Hertford and Northampton County plants and at a Raleigh office. Enviva makes wood pellets from byproducts of the timber industry. The high-density pellets replace ...

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  10. Md. Wood-Pellet Fuel Maker Explands, Adds 160 Jobs In N.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... plans new facilities in Richmond and Sampson counties, adding to its 180 employees at Hertford and Northampton County plants and at a Raleigh office. Enviva makes wood pellets from byproducts of the timber industry. The high-density pellets replace ...

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  11. Virginia Aquarium releases 3 rehabilitated sea turtlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... that required extensive work to repair before his release. He was discovered in a net by a fisherman in Northampton County in June 2013. Maleficent is a small Kemp's ridley turtle. She was hooked by a fisherman at the Gloucester Point Fishing Pier ...

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  12. Virginia Aquarium to release 3 sea turtlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The injured turtle was discovered by a pound net fisher in Northampton County on June 12, 2013. Boston's treatment included medication, wound care, and traction of its carapace to promote healing.

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  13. Innocent man jailed and someone should be held accountableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Morning Call

    ... a week in jail. As reported by The Morning Call last Friday, Jose Alicea of Bethlehem spent a week in the Northampton County Prison - without any due process whatsoever - because some government officials thought he was somebody else and, it seems, ...

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  14. Stranding team to release 3 turtles in Va. BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... than a year ago and has been recovering at the aquarium ever since. It was found inside a pound net in Northampton County. Maleficent was hooked in the esophagus at Gloucester Point Fishing Pier in July and also had a deep wound on the right side of ...

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  15. Wednesday, September 3, 2014Read the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Daily Dispatch

    ... at (252) 438-8188. LGA - The Lake Gaston Association meets at 9:30 a.m. at Lake Gaston Baptist Church; Northampton County Sheriff Jack Smith will address public safety and gun safety; a question-and-answer session will follow; the meeting is open to ...

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  16. New Info: Governor Makes Announcement On Proposed Gas PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WITN

    ... to natural gas, which is a much more environmentally friendly fuel. The pipeline will enter the state in Northampton County and travel southwest through parts of Halifax, Nash, Wilson, Johnston, Sampson and Cumberland counties before ending at ...

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  17. Duke Energy, Piedmont Natural Gas announce $5B gas pipeline projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... summer of 2016. In North Carolina, the proposed pipeline will be east of Raleigh and enter the state in Northampton County, travel southwest through six other counties, then terminate in Robeson County at existing Piedmont Natural Gas transmission ...

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  18. Saturday, August 30, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | Daily Dispatch

    ... at (252) 438-8188. LGA - The Lake Gaston Association meets at 9:30 a.m. at Lake Gaston Baptist Church; Northampton County Sheriff Jack Smith will address public safety and gun safety; a question-and-answer session will follow; the meeting is open to ...

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  19. Friday, August 29, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Daily Dispatch

    ... at (252) 438-8188. LGA - The Lake Gaston Association meets at 9:30 a.m. at Lake Gaston Baptist Church; Northampton County Sheriff Jack Smith will address public safety and gun safety; a question-and-answer session will follow; the meeting is open to ...

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  20. Focus on public safety at next LGA meetingRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Daily Dispatch

    Northampton County Sheriff Jack Smith will be the featured speaker at the Lake Gaston Association's next monthly meeting, scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Sept.

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