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  1. Teen, 6-month-old missing from NC, may be in Myrtle BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... are missing and deputies believe they may be in Myrtle Beach with the baby's father. According to the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office, 19-year-old Kaitlyn Nicole Williams was last seen on Friday night by her mother. When she left, she was ...

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  2. Search continues for missing Rockingham Co. mother and daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    Investigators in Rockingham county are still searching for Kaitlyn Williams and her daughter, who have been missing for over a week.

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  3. Teen, 6-month-old missing from NC, may be in Myrtle BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBTV

    ... are missing and deputies believe they may be in Myrtle Beach with the baby's father. According to the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office, 19-year-old Kaitlyn Nicole Williams was last seen on Friday night by her mother. When she left, she was ...

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  4. Coal ash river cleanup ended too soon?Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    The state Tuesday lifted its public health advisory regarding recreational use along the environmentally damaged Dan River in Rockingham County.

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  5. USC expedition finds new plantRead the original story

    Yesterday | People Sentinel

    ... of my beloved hometown, nestled there on the banks of the mighty Congaree. In fact, July evenings in Rockingham County were downright cool, even chilly at dawn. So there I was, boots and all, ready to go early in the morning, setting off from the ...

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  6. NC sheriff gets close look at US border crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WRAL.com

    - Rockingham County Sheriff Sam Page recently traveled to south Texas to help put a local public safety face on the immigration crisis being debated from Washington, D.C., to San Diego. Page visited McAllen, Texas, and surveyed the Rio Grande by both ... 1 comment

  7. GOP candidates seeking Wake DA job challenge each other's party loyaltyRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | News Observer

    ... of his opponent throughout the night Tuesday to become Orange County's next sheriff. Phil Berger Jr., Rockingham County's chief prosecutor and the son of the leader of the state Senate, lost to Mark Walker, a former Baptist minister, in a primary ...

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  8. Communities In Schools of North Carolina Announces Continued...Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Schools of Durham Jacinta Blair, Student Support Specialist, Communities In Schools of North Carolina in Rockingham County Tina Wilson, Manager of Corporate and Citizenship and Corporate Affairs for IBM and Chair, Communities In Schools of North ...

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  9. Tea party’s victory over Berger Jr. sets up interesting 6th District contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | News Observer

    Wow. There was a disbelieving sigh in some Republican corners in North Carolina with the news that Phil Berger Jr., chief prosecutor in Rockingham County and son of the powerful state Senate president pro tem, Sen. Phil Berger of Eden, had lost a Republican primary runoff for Congress.

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  10. Police impersonator suspect to plead guiltyRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SeacoastOnline

    A hearing for a Newmarket man who plans to plead guilty to charges he impersonated a police officer and flashed a badge and blue lights while trying to pull women over on the Seacoast has been postponed to June 2. Michael Heath, 42, planned to enter guilty pleas in Rockingham County Superior Court Tuesday morning, but the hearing was continued.

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  11. Medical Names and FacesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | SeacoastOnline

    ... array of high-quality, effective and accessible mental health services to residents of the eastern half of Rockingham County. To learn more about SMHC, visit www.smhc-nh.org or www.facebook.com/smhcnh . EXETER - Exeter Hospital's Materiel Management ...

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  12. Elections Morning Digest: GOP establishment takes another pair of hits in latest primariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Daily Kos

    ... GOP figures crash and burn in two different Southern House districts. In North Carolina's 6th, Rockingham County District Attorney Phil Berger, Jr., the son of powerful state Senate President Phil Berger, Sr., fell to Baptist pastor Mark Walker by a ...

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  13. Former jail worker receives prison time for padding paychecksRead the original story

    Monday Jun 23 | SeacoastOnline

    A former Rockingham County jail office administrator who swindled more than $37,000 by padding her husband's paycheck when he worked as a corrections officer will spend two to six years in state prison.

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  14. Winner of GOP contest in NC promoted outsider roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WLOS

    ... that helped Mark Walker beat Phil Berger Jr. since voters distrust politicians. Walker easily beat the Rockingham County District Attorney on Tuesday for the GOP nomination in the 6th Congressional District. The State Board of Elections says just 10 ...

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  15. Walker defeats Berger in NC 6th Congressional DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | News Observer

    Phil Berger Jr., Rockingham County's chief prosecutor and the son of the leader of the state Senate, lost to Mark Walker, a former Baptist minister, in a primary runoff for the Republican candidate in the 6th Congressional District on Tuesday.

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  16. Two More House Scalps For the Con-ConsRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    ... favorite coming from the local branches of the Republican Establishment (State Rep. Paul DeMarco in AL-06, Rockingham County District Attorney Phil Berger, Jr., in NC-06), knocked into runoffs by a large field. Last night both Establishment figures ...

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  17. Daily Kos Elections Alabama and North Carolina runoff liveblog #1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Swing State Project

    ... Board of Elections has about 2,500 ballots counted, and they give minister Mark Walker a 59-41 lead over Rockingham County District Attorney Phil Berger Jr. Would be a major upset if Walker wins, but it's very early. NC-06 : A little less than 4,000 ...

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  18. Elections Alabama and North Carolina runoff liveblog #1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Daily Kos

    ... Board of Elections has about 2,500 ballots counted, and they give minister Mark Walker a 59-41 lead over Rockingham County District Attorney Phil Berger Jr. Would be a major upset if Walker wins, but it's very early. NC-06 : A little less than 4,000 ...

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  19. Raymond man seeks to upend 2010 sex assault convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | UnionLeader.com

    Robert Payette, 57, is seeking to upend his sex assault conviction returned by a jury in Rockingham County Superior Court.

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  20. NC voters see runoff primaries in 37 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WLOS

    ... ing 15 minutes late. The race pits Baptist minister Mark Walker of Greensboro against Phil Berger Jr., the Rockingham County district attorney and son of powerful state Senate leader Phil Berger. The winner faces Democrat Laura Fjeld in November.

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