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  • 2216 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

    Four people shot, one critically injured in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police are searching for a man who apparently shot four people early Sunday morning. Police responded to 2216 Martin Luther King Dr. around 3:30 a.m. Sunday. According to police, four victims were transported to local hospitals for treatment. Three of the victims suffered non-life threatening injuries, but one victim suffered serious injuries and is listed in critical condition. No other information provided. A Google search reveals Magic’s Gentlemen’s Club is located at 2216 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. […]

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    Randolph Electric, extra crews working to restore power

    ASHEBORO, N.C. — Randolph Electric Membership Corporation is reporting progress overnight in restoring outages in Randolph, Alamance and Chatham counties hit hardest by the recent storm. Officials said line crews from Randolph EMC, Pee Dee EMC, Tri-County EMC, Union Power, Rutherford EMC, Lee Electric and Pike Electric and tree-trimming crews worked steadily overnight and will continue to work Saturday to restore power to 76 remaining outages affecting 3,600 members as of 9:30 a.m. @myfox8 Randolph EMC down to ~2,000 members […]

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    Closings and delays throughout Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – In the aftermath of the winter storm, the following City of Greensboro facilities are operating under an altered schedule on March 8. Friday trash and recycling collection – running today GTA and HEAT bus service – snow routes only SCAT – dialysis service running on normally schedule Benjamin and McGirt Horton Library Branches – opening at 11 a.m. Lake Townsend Marina – closed Lake Brandt – delayed opening (time TBD). Call the marina at 336-373-3741 before visiting […]

  • IRS warns taxpayers of phone scam in the Piedmont

    During this tax season, the Internal Revenue Service is warning the public of a telephone scam that sounds like the real deal. Scammers are posing as the IRS and threatening taxpayers to give out personal information over the phone. “These are very sophisticated telephone scams,” said Mark Hanson, with the IRS. “Somebody calls you they have your name, they have your phone number, they have your social security number and they’ve also found a way to make caller ID make […]

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    Orphaned cougar cubs coming to NC Zoo

    PORTLAND, OR. – After a six week stay at the Oregon Zoo three cougar cubs are ready to find a home at the NC Zoo. Gavin Johnson, the Public Relations Specialist for the NC Zoo, said that a definite date hadn’t been set for the cubs’ arrival, but he thought it would be soon. According to the Oregon Zoo, the cubs were orphaned in eastern Oregon last month when their mother was shot by a hunter. The Oregon Zoo said […]

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    Police: Greensboro store robbed by man with club

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police are searching for a man that robbed the University Mart Convenient Store with a wooden club early Sunday morning. When officers arrived at the University Mart, located at 722 Warren Street, an employee told them that a man entered the store, brandished a wooden club, and demanded money. The employee then said that the suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene on foot. The University Mart employee was not injured, according to […]

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    Cleanup efforts continue at Lexington church destroyed by fire

    LEXINGTON, N.C. — Cleanup efforts continue after a fire completely destroyed Wayside Baptist Tabernacle Church in Davidson County Saturday. Authorities said the fire started around 3:40 a.m. Saturday and engulfed the Forest Hill Road church within a matter of minutes. West Lexington firefighters said they’re still determining a cause of the fire and hope to know by the end of the week. Firefighters said flames ripped through the roof of the church, causing major damage. Disaster relief crews boarded up what […]

  • Davidson County Fire Marshalls are investigating an early morning fire at Wayside Baptist Tabernacle Church.

    Davidson County church a ‘total loss’ after fire

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — Sunday morning services will be much different tomorrow after a fire completely destroyed Wayside Baptist Tabernacle Church in Davidson County. Authorities said the fire started around 3:40 a.m. Saturday and engulfed the Forest Hill Road church within a matter of minutes. West Lexington firefighters said they’re still determining a cause of the fire. Firefighters said flames ripped through the roof of the church, causing major damage. Members of the church said the total loss isn’t getting them […]

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    Police: Woman robbed in Burlington parking lot

    BURLINGTON, N.C. – Burlington Police are searching for a man who robbed a woman while she was in a store parking lot around 11:00 Saturday night. When officers arrived at the M&M Mini Mart, located at 804 South Mebane Street, the female victim told them that she was sitting in her vehicle in the parking lot when she was robbed by a man. The victim told the police that she believed the suspect had a handgun in his left pocket, […]

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    Man found dead in vehicle in Winston-Salem identified

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police said a man was found killed inside a vehicle parked in front of a Winston-Salem home on Friday. The victim was identified on Jan. 6 as David Anthony Lowers, who also went by the aliases Mark Ross, Delroy East and Oscar McLead. Police said they found the body after responding to 2730 Manchester St. around 6 p.m. to help emergency workers in reference to a deceased male. Police said a preliminary investigation revealed that the man had been […]

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    Burlington man fights off robber, police say

    BURLINGTON, N.C. – Burlington police said they’re looking for a suspect after a man fought back against an attempted robber in the parking lot of a jewelry store Saturday night. Police said 19-year-old Christopher Lebo had just left Kay Jewelers at 1007 Boston Drive around 8:15 p.m. and was headed to his vehicle when it happened. The suspect tried taking his wallet and bag, but Lebo fought back and was able to escape in his vehicle, according to police. The […]

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    MLK open after fatal crash investigation

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Martin Luther King Drive is now open after police investigated an early morning accident that killed one person. Greensboro Police said that around around 3:00 a.m. Saturday, a 2000 Jeep Wrangler heading westbound on Interstate 40 near Martin Luther King Jr. Drive went off the road, hit a guardrail and flipped over. The driver of the Jeep was ejected from the vehicle and died. No other vehicles were involved in the crash. At this time, the police have not […]

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