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    Greensboro police investigate two robberies on Castlewood Drive

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police are investigating two robberies on Castlewood Drive that happened a block apart from each other Sunday morning near NC A&T University. At 3:24 a.m., police responded to the 800 block of Castlewood Drive where two victims were robbed at gunpoint. At 3:34 a.m., police interviewed a victim of an armed robbery that occurred in the 700 block of Castlewood Drive. In both incidents, the victims were robbed of personal belongings, according to police. Police said the […]

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    Three people hospitalized after Greensboro shooting

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police are investigating a shooting on Everitt Street that sent three people to the hospital Sunday morning. Police said that the thre victims were taken to area hospitals with injuries ranging from not life-threatening to life-threatening. The name and address of the victims are being withheld as the investigation continues, according to police. There is no suspect information at this time. The 2100 block of Everitt Street has been closed for the investigation, police said. Police asked […]

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    Deputy hit by truck on Hwy 220 in Stokesdale

    STOKESDALE, N.C. – A Rockingham County deputy was taken to the hospital after being hit by a truck early Saturday morning, according to authorities. Deputy Doss was taken to Moses Cone hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries, according to North Carolina State Highway Patrol Master Trooper Chris Knox. The deputy was responding to a collision on Hwy 220 at about 12:18 a.m. when he was hit in his vehicle by a bobtail, which is a tractor without the attached […]

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    Bystander dead after shooting on MLK Drive

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – One man is dead after an early morning shooting in the 600 block of Martin Luther King Jr Drive Sunday. Police said that two groups got into a altercation and exchanged gunfire at the Grab N Go Citgo at 637 Martin Luther King Jr Drive. Cedric Antoine Willoughby, 31, was inside the store when he was struck by one of the bullets, police said. Police said that EMS treated Willoughby at the scene, but he succumbed to his […]

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    Burlington police search for second car in fatal hit-and-run

    BURLINGTON, N.C. – A 68-year-old man is dead after a fatal hit-and-run that might have involved more than one car Saturday night. Officers responded to the 1100 block of Sharpe Road just after 9:00 p.m. and found a pedestrian dead in the road. Police identified the victim as Charles Dennis Kinsey. While investigating, determined that Delonte Jamal Harris, 21, had struck Kinsey in the roadway while driving his 2005 Chrysler Town and Country. Witnesses told officers that a beige or […]

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    Stolen car found in Rural Hall cemetery pond

    RURAL HALL, N.C. – Deputies are investigating how a stolen car ended up submerged in the pond at Crestview Memorial Park on University Parkway. Maintenance workers at the cemetery reported the submerged car shortly after 11 a.m. Friday morning. The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office and the Lewisville Fire Department Dive Team responded and were able to retrieve the car from the pond. Authorities said that no one was in the car at the time. The car was reported stolen from […]

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    Emergency crews respond to house fire in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Multiple agencies responded to a house fire in the 1100 block of Alamance Church Road Sunday morning. Fire fighters were called to the home at 7:46 a.m. and reported heavy smoke coming from the residence. Police blocked Alamance Church Road from Acorn Road to Bristol Road while fire fighters controlled the fire. One person was injured exiting the house and was transported to Moses Cone Hospital, according to authorities. Greensboro Fire estimated that the house sustained $25,000 […]

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    Mickey Truck Bodies to build new facility in High Point

    High Point, NC – Mickey Truck Bodies announced plans to build a new manufacturing facility in High Point. The company bought the former Pearson Home Furnishing plant, demolished it, and hopes to break ground on the new facility within the next year. Company leaders said the new facility will triple the production of van bodies at a time of high demand. As of December 2014, Mickey reported 270 full-time equivalent employees in High Point. Mickey Truck Bodies has not said how […]

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    Missing ‘endangered’ woman found, safe

    UPDATE: Denise Michelle Jones has been found and is safe. Previous story: GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Greensboro Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing woman that they believe is in danger. Police said Denise Michelle Jones was last seen at the Motel 6 on S. Elm-Eugene Street Sunday morning. Jones is described as a 46 year old black female from Katy, Texas, possibly heading to Virginia. Police said that Jones is driving a 2011 gray Jeep […]

  • Burlington residents may see discolored water

    BURLINGTON, NC— Residents may see cloudy or discolored water as engineers flush the water distribution system for the installation of the Hwy. 87 water main. Officials said that this is the result of the scouring action on the water lines and is a temporary condition. Discolored water can be cleared by running water through your outside spigots and bathtubs, officials said. Officials warned that residents should not wash clothes in water that is discolored as it could result in stains. […]

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    Police investigate report of children left at an I-40 exit ramp in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON SALEM, N.C. – Police are asking for the public’s help in locating two children reported to be left at the eastbound I-40 exit ramp at East Clemmonsville Road Friday night. Officers were told that a white male, in his 30s, with longer hair and a “scraggly” beard, put two young children out of his car at the off-ramp of Eastbound 40 at Clemmonsville Road and then left the area. The children were described as an 11-12 year old white […]

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    Winter Storm Warning issued for Stokes, Rockingham, Patrick, and Henry counties

    RALEIGH, N.C. – The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for parts of North Carolina and Virginia from 4 p.m. Sunday until noon on Tuesday. The NWS said that snow will fall Sunday night, turn to a wintry mix by Monday afternoon and continue that way until Tuesday. Accumulations of 4 to 6 inches of snow, sleet and ice are expected, according to the NWS. Forsyth, Guilford, Alamance, Davidson, and Randolph counties have been placed under a […]