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    NC city named one of the 50 best places to live

    A city in North Carolina has recently been named one of the best places in the country to live. 247wallst.com recently published a list called “America’s 50 Best Cities to Live.” Cary took the number eight spot. Cary is the seventh largest municipality in North Carolina and is in Wake and Chatham counties. It was the only city from the Tar Heel state to make the list. Cary ranked high for several reasons including the rapidly-growing downtown and low unemployment […]

  • Jonathan Brock Molla, 20, and Zachary Raymond Seay, 21, both of Gastonia

    Crying infant may have scared off NC robbers

    GASTON COUNTY, N.C. – Police said a baby’s crying may have scared off two men trying to rob the baby’s father in Gaston County. The Gaston Gazette reported that Jonathan Brock Molla, 20, and Zachary Raymond Seay, 21, both of Gastonia, have been arrested and charged in connection to the incident. Police said the 1-year-old infant was a just feet away when the men tried robbing the father at knife-point on Wednesday morning. The alleged crime took place at the […]

  • The 1500 block of Summit Avenue in Greensboro (Google Maps)

    Greensboro police charge man with murder after fatal stabbing

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro police have arrested a man accused of stabbing and killing another man during a dispute at a home on Sunday. Shiquann Jermaine Richardson, 22 of Greensboro, has been charged with first degree murder in the death of James Daryl Overman, 42, of Greensboro, according to police. Police said they responded to the incident at a home in the 1500 block of Summit Avenue shortly before noon Sunday. Authorities said the suspect and victim were acquaintances involved […]

  • Pazuzu Illah Algarad, 35, and Amber Nicole Burch, 24, both of 2749 Knob Hill Drive in Clemmons

    Two suspects charged in connection to two murders in Forsyth County; remains found in backyard

    CLEMMONS, N.C. – Forsyth County deputies have charged two people with murder after authorities said the skeletal remains of two people were found buried in shallow graves in their backyard. Pazuzu Illah Algarad, 35, and Amber Nicole Burch, 24, both of 2749 Knob Hill Drive in Clemmons, were arrested Sunday and face various charges. The identities of the victims have not been released. The skeletal remains were found as authorities were searching the property, executing a search warrant, according to […]

  • Meet Dixie – a calf born at the Dixie Classic Fair in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Meet “Dixie,” a cute  and cuddly calf born Saturday night at the Dixie Classic Fair in Winston-Salem. Dixie made her debut around 10 p.m. Saturday after the rodeo. The owner’s kids insisted on the name. “He actually told me she was ready to have a baby and I was like, ‘Uh, oh.’ But then we brought her in and you could see that it was going happen,” said calf owner Monica Wood, referencing to her husband Jonathan […]

  • 2101 W. Meadowview Road in Greensboro (Google Maps)

    Greensboro police investigate shootings at home, hotel

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro police are investigating two separate incidents of gunshots being fired, one at a home, the other inside a hotel. Police said they were dispatched to the Red Roof Inn at 2101 W. Meadowview Road shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday in reference to a shooting. When police arrived, they said they met with two people who said an unknown suspect shot a firearm into their room. Officers found a bullet, but were unable to find any suspects […]

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    NC diner owner ‘turns pricing over to God,’ lets customers pay what they think meal is worth

    GASTON COUNTY, N.C. – A North Carolina diner owner said she is turning her cash register over to God, letting customers pay what they think the meal is worth. The Gaston Gazette reported that Dana Parris at Just Cookin in Dallas has decided to leave her foods’ pricing up to God and her customers. There are apparently no set prices on the menu — Parris said she decided to get rid of her old pricing policy. The owner said she has […]

  • The intersection of Van Wert Street and West Florida Street in Greensboro (Google Maps)

    Woman killed after truck runs stop sign in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – One woman is dead and two people injured after police said a truck ran a stop sign and crashed into a car Saturday in Greensboro. Angela Moore, 38, of Greensboro, died after being taken to Moses Cone Hospital, according to officials with the Greensboro police. Fernando Gutierrez Jr., 21, of Greensboro, was reportedly driving his 2006 Dodge Ram north on Van Wert Street toward West Florida Street at around 5:30 p.m. Police said Gutierrez ran a stop […]

  • NC boy gets wisdom teeth pulled, goes off on funny rant about Beyoncé

    NC teen gets wisdom teeth pulled, goes off on funny rant about Beyoncé

    BENSON, N.C. – A North Carolina teenager got his wisdom teeth pulled and then went off on a funny rant about how Beyoncé lied to him. Buzzfeed.com reported that 17-year-old Cody Lanphere cried to his mother that Beyoncé lied to him after recently having his wisdom teeth removed. His mother, Christine Weber Livingston, captured the dental drug-induced rant on a 12-minute video that was later posted to YouTube. As they apparently drove back from dental surgery, the teenager asked: “Where is Beyoncé ?” […]

  • A man is accused of breaking into a North Carolina business, stealing TVs and leaving behind a container of cranberry juice. (WLOS-TV)

    ‘Cranberry man’ breaks in to NC business, steals TVs, money

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A man is accused of breaking into a North Carolina business, stealing TVs and leaving behind a container of cranberry juice. WLOS-TV reported that it happened around midnight Wednesday at Haywood Lounge in Asheville. Owner Hosea Jackson said the suspect stole several flat-screen TVs, cash from the register and a few bottles of tequila. The owner said he captured an image of the suspect on surveillance video. He said the suspect appeared comfortable in the situation, walking […]

  • Wayne Matthew Elliott, 40, of McDowell County

    NC man accidentally sets up drug deal with deputies via text message

    MCDOWELL COUNTY, N.C. – A North Carolina man is accused of accidentally setting up a drug deal with deputies via text message. WLOS-TV reported that Wayne Matthew Elliott, 40, of McDowell County, said he mistakenly set up a drug deal with the head of a local narcotics unit. Authorities said it happened Friday after the suspect allegedly texted Lt. Chris Taylor, who heads up the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office narcotics. The suspect allegedly said in the text message that he was […]

  • Brunswick County (Wikipedia)

    Dozens of dead sharks found washed ashore off NC coast

    OAK ISLAND, N.C. — Dozens of dead sharks have been found washed ashore off the coast of North Carolina. WECT-TV reported that the dead sharks were found washed ashore on a popular beach strand in Oak Island on Sunday morning. The unidentified sharks ranged in size from about one to five feet, according to WECT-TV. A witness said he saw about 50 of them. The sharks have since been picked up and removed from the beach strand, according to authorities. […]

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