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  • House of Blues-affiliated music venue coming to downtown Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Greater Greensboro Entertainment Group announced Thursday that a House of Blues affiliated music venue will be coming to downtown Greensboro. The entertainment venue is planned for 117/119 South Elm Street, where Allure is currently located. Wolf Construction is set to  begin construction on Monday. The venue is affiliated with House of Blues Entertainment and Live Nation. The name of the venue has not been officially announced, however it will not be named House of Blues. House of […]

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    Man charged with DWI after crashing into vehicle on US 52 in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man was charged with driving while impaired following a vehicle crash on U.S. 52 Wednesday evening. The wreck happened around 8:17 p.m. on U.S. 52 near Rams Drive. Officers say Michael Wayne Thomas, 56, of Winston-Salem was driving a 2004 Saturn at a high rate of speed on U.S. 52 when he rear-ended another vehicle, causing it to flip. The driver of the flipped vehicle, Pearle Dealmon Rhodie, 63, was trapped inside her 1985 Chevy truck. […]

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    All lanes of Business 85 in Jamestown reopen after 5-vehicle wreck

    JAMESTOWN, N.C. — All lanes of Business 85 have reopened after a multiple-vehicle accident Wednesday morning. Troopers say a vehicle was traveling northbound on Business 85 near Vickrey Chapel Road around 7:25 a.m. and when the driver attempted to change lanes, sideswiped another vehicle sending them both across the median. One vehicle collided with a dump truck and the other vehicle collided with a passenger car. A fifth vehicle was also involved in the crash. Three people have been taken to the hospital, […]

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    Burlington man accused of hitting victim with cinder block during argument over barking dog

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — A man was arrested Tuesday after police say he assaulted another man with a cane and a cinder block during an altercation that spurred over a barking dog. Police say Terry Leon Gwynn, 54, was visiting a home at 1008 Louis Street when an argument broke out at 1010 Louis Street over the noise of a barking dog. Gwynn told police he attempted to stop the arguing by talking to the homeowner. The homeowner, identified as Billy Lipscomb Jr., 34, then hit him […]

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    Rowan Co. man escapes handcuffs, climbs fence at magistrate’s office

    ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — A man escaped his handcuffs and climbed a fence at the Rowan County magistrate’s office Wednesday morning. Jameel Kenneth Stephens-Maddox, 21, was arrested around 10:30 a.m. for seven outstanding criminal papers. Deputies responded to a home on Longview Avenue in Salisbury when Maddox escaped and led officers on a short chase. Deputies were able to apprehend Stephens-Maddox minutes later. The suspect was transported to the Rowan County Magistrate’s Office where deputies obtained an additional warrant for arrest for […]

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    High Point man accused of stabbing girlfriend multiple times

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — A High Point man has been arrested after police say he stabbed his girlfriend multiple times Monday morning. Police responded to a residence around 8 a.m. where they found a woman who had been stabbed several times. Tendai Eva Masango claimed her boyfriend, Jesse Williams, unlawfully forced his way into her home on Barbee Avenue and assaulted her. Williams then fled the area and was arrested a short time later. Both were injured in the assault. The […]

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    Two charged after shotgun fired at man during fight in Burlington

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Two men have been charged after a shotgun was fired at a third man during a fight in Burlington Monday night. The fight was reported around 7:22 p.m. in the 2300 block of Park Road Extension. Wilson “Earl” White, 33, of Burlington, told police he got into an argument with Andre Jeffries, 46, and Michael Jeffries, 52, over a vehicle. Police say Andre Jeffries shot a gun in White’s general direction. Both men also made threats to White, he said. Two spent […]

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    Man cut with machete after trying to break up a fight in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A man was cut with a machete after attempting to break up a fight in Greensboro early Tuesday morning. Police responded to a home on Columbus Street around 12:10 a.m. where the victim was found with cuts to his face. The victim told police he was cut by a machete when he tried to intervene between two people who were arguing over a monetary debt. The victim was transported to Moses Cone Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Anyone […]

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    Woman shot, assaulted outside her Burlington home

    ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — A woman was shot and assaulted in the backyard of her Burlington home Monday morning. The shooting occurred in the 600 block of Lakeside Avenue around 10 a.m. Monday. Debra Wilson, 56, was in her backyard when a man approached her. Police say the man shot her with either a pellet gun or small caliber gun and then assaulted her by striking her face and head. Her brother, Dan Doby, says Wilson was looking for her […]

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    Police investigating after woman stabbed in High Point

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Police are investigating after a woman was stabbed in High Point Monday morning. The stabbing occurred in the 1000 block of Barbee Avenue around 8 a.m. A woman suffered cuts to her face and neck, confirmed High Point emergency officials. The injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. The News & Record is reporting that a suspect was apprehended at the corner of Barbee Avenue and Montlieu Avenue. Source: News & Record

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    All lanes of US 29 southbound reopen after tobacco truck catches fire in Rockingham Co.

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — All southbound lanes of U.S. 29 have reopened after a tobacco truck caught fire early Monday morning closing both lanes of the highway for a short time. The wreck was reported around 4:22 a.m. on US 29 just south of Reidsville. Officials say a tobacco truck was traveling from Danville when it wrecked and caught fire. The driver escaped the cab with an extinguisher, attempted to put out the fire, but was unable to do so. Fire officials are on the […]

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    Fayetteville man shot, killed after giving ride to stranger

    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — A 21-year-old passenger was shot and killed after a man he was riding with stopped to give a ride to a stranger in Fayetteville. Police say the two men stopped for the stranger around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. The stranger tried to rob the two men in the car, which resulted in a shooting. The passenger, Daniel Cortez Morrison, of Fayetteville was shot and died later at the hospital. No arrests have been made. Anyone with information concerning the homicide investigation is asked to contact […]