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    Driver charged with DWI after crashing into school bus in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police say the driver of a pickup truck that crashed head-on into a school bus Friday morning has been charged with driving while impaired. The crash occurred shortly after 6:45 a.m. near the intersection of West Lee and South Eugene streets. Police say the bus, which was traveling east on West Lee Street, had stopped at the railroad crossing near the intersection when the truck crossed the median from the opposite direction and struck the front of […]

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    Two arrested in rash of summer car break-ins across NC

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Deputies have arrested two suspects in connection with a rash of summer vehicle break-ins that occurred across North Carolina. Deputies with the Guilford County Sheriff’s Office say Jorane Desilus, 19, of Pompano Beach, Fla., and Keith Lashun Taylor, 27, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., were arrested on Aug. 25 in Rowan County. Investigators believe the suspects are linked to the “Felony Lane Gang” — an organized crime group that operates by having one group of people break into cars […]

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    6 fall baking recipes from Great Harvest Bread Co.

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — On this edition of Recipe Wednesday, FOX8’s Shannon Smith learned some fall baking recipes at the Great Harvest Bread Company in Greensboro. Featured recipes include Bread Pudding Oatmeal, “Breakfast in a Loaf,” Frosted Ribbon Loaf, Fiesta Casserole, Pat’s Pecan Pie Muffins and Harvest Pumpkin Scones. For a printable version of the Harvest Pumpkin Scone recipe, click here. For all the other featured recipes, click here.

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    Winston-Salem police still looking for info in deadly shooting

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police are asking for the public’s help in finding whoever is responsible for a deadly shooting that took place last month in Winston-Salem. Police issued a Crimestoppers alert on Thursday related to the death of 43-year-old Michael Denard Bruton, who was found shot in the driver’s seat of a black Kia SUV at the intersection of North Cleveland Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive shortly before 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 25. EMS tried aiding Bruton when […]

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    Greek Festival this weekend in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The 2013 Greensboro Greek Festival takes place this weekend. The annual three-day festival is being held Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Dormition of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church at 800 Westridge Road. For more information, visit gsogreekfest.com or call (336) 292-8013. Click here for a printable recipe for Loukoumades from festival organizers.

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    152 pounds of marijuana found at Sophia home; 3 arrested

    SOPHIA, N.C. — Deputies say three people were arrested after more than 150 pounds of marijuana were found at a Randolph County home. Deputies with the Randolph Count Sheriff’s Office say Arthur Dale Loflin, 56, Thea Gail Malicoat, 54, and Christopher Oliver Moore, 39, were arrested Monday after an estimated 152 pounds of marijuana was found during a search of a home at 3664 Beckerdite Road. Deputies say 28 marijuana plants were growing in a field near the home. Two […]

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    Woman fatally struck near Highway 109 in Denton

    DENTON, N.C. — Police say a woman was fatally struck Monday morning near Highway 109 in Davidson County. Denton Police Chief Mark Hicks says Mary Sexton, 50, of Denton, was struck shortly before 8 a.m. on Farmer Road, about 1/10 of a mile east of the highway. According to Chief Hicks, Sexton was walking down the side of the road and stepped into the vehicle’s path as it was passing her. Investigators are not sure where Sexton was walking to […]

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    5 rich recipes for the fall from Spring House

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — On this edition of Recipe Wednesday, Chef Timothy Grandinetti with Spring House Restaurant, Kitchen & Bar in downtown Winston-Salem shared with us five recipes for a fall-inspired meal. Among the featured recipes are: Big Bowl of Mussels with Saffron, Chorizo, and Herbs; Pork, Braised Onion Jam and Black-Eyed Pea Crepe; Spiced Apple Aioli and Chile Pecan Brittle; Southern Hot Pot Thin Noodles with Sherry Ginger Garlic Broth; and Winstead Farm Chicken, Heritage Farm Pork, Petite Crab Cake and Medium-Cooked Egg. Click here for […]

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    Teens found shot in Greensboro hotel room

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police say two teenagers were found shot early Tuesday inside a Greensboro hotel room. Shortly after midnight, police responded to reports of gunshots being fired at the Red Roof Inn at 2101 West Meadowview Road. When they arrived, they found two victims who had been shot inside one of the rooms. The victims, who were identified as 19-year-old Ketkaew Mavuree and 17-year-old Lucianno Young, were taken to an area hospital. There was no information on the victims’ […]

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    Man stabbed, robbed in Greensboro parking lot

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police say a man was stabbed and robbed Sunday night in a north Greensboro parking lot. Police say they met with the victim, a 37-year-old man, shortly after 8:30 p.m. at Moses Cone Hospital. The victim told police he was walking through the parking lot at 2005 East Cone Blvd. when three men approached and started assaulting him. The victim received a stab wound to his neck area and was robbed of an undetermined amount of cash […]

  • Andrew Scott Freeman (left) and Brian Cody King (Mugshots provided by: Thomasville Police)

    Teens accused in Thomasville break-ins face more charges

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — A pair of teenagers who were arrested this week in connection with a number of break-ins in Thomasville are facing additional charges, according to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office. Thomasville police on Thursday said Andrew Scott Freeman, 19, of Thomasville, and Brian Cody King, 18, of Asheboro, were charged with breaking inside five vehicles, the Tom A. Finch Community YMCA, Rumfelt’s Collectibles and the Liberty Drive Grill on two separate occasions. The teens were also charged with stealing a vehicle. On Friday […]

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    Thomasville, Asheboro teens accused in 9 break-ins

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — A pair of teenagers have been charged in connection with more than half a dozen break-ins in addition to a vehicle theft that occurred over the past year in Thomasville. Thomasville police say Andrew Scott Freeman, 19, of Thomasville, and Brian Cody King, 18, of Asheboro, were arrested Thursday morning in connection with a total of nine break-ins, one of which include a vehicle theft. According to police, the teens are believed to be responsible for breaking […]