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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 […]

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    Snow flurries cover the Triad; send us your snow photos!

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – An early morning flurry on Sunday has treated the area to its first snow of 2016. The National Weather Service said that a combination of rain and snow would become all snow after 10 a.m. and then taper off as the day progressed. Sunday would start out cloudy and gradually warm to a high near 41 degrees, according to NWS. The NWS said that a daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch was possible. If […]

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    Skeletal human remains found in Rowan County

    ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. – The Rowan County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the discovery of human remains by bow hunters Saturday evening. The two hunters told deputies they found the skeletal remains at about 5 p.m. in an area near the intersection of Bringle Ferry Road and River Road. The remains will be sent to the North Carolina State Medical Examiners Office, according to deputies. Deputies said the remains belong to an adult human, but no other details were released. Deputies secured the area […]

  • Fire Chief Gary Brown with the Ruffin Volunteer Fire Department

    Fire chief in Ruffin injured in hit-and-run, authorities looking for suspect

    RUFFIN, N.C. – Multiple agencies are searching for the person that hit a fire chief with their car on U.S. 29 Business and then fled the scene Saturday night. Fire Chief Gary Brown with the Ruffin Volunteer Fire Department was assisting a motorist involved in a separate wreck around 8:45 p.m. when he was struck by a car, according officials. Authorities said that the car, described as a gray or silver sedan, accelerated and was last seen heading southbound on U.S. […]

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    Police investigate kidnapping in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police are investigating a reported kidnapping from the Brandemere Apartments early Sunday morning. A witness told police that they saw a woman being pulled into a black Toyota Camry by a man on the passenger side of the car. The car was last seen heading toward Bethabara Park Boulevard, according to police. Anyone with any information regarding this incident or similar crimes is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at […]

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    Fatal car wreck closes U.S. 29 N. in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, NC – A fatal two car collision in 4700 block closed U.S.29 N. for hours Friday night. Police said that James Ray, 78, of Charlotte, was headed southbound on U.S. 29 around 8 p.m. when he tried to make a left turn onto Anita Lane. Ray failed to yield to oncoming northbound traffic and caused a collision with India Shanice Valentine Robinson, 21, of Martinsville, police said. Police said that both drivers and Portia Bonita Jordan, a passenger in Robinson’s […]

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    Mother of five dead, 2 injured after shooting in Reidsville

    REIDSVILLE, N.C. – Reidsville police are investigating a shooting on Lindsey Street that left one woman dead and two men injured Saturday night. Veronica Broadnax of Reidsville was found fatally shot when officers responded to the 800 block of Lindsey Street, police said. Officers said that two men were also found shot and taken to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries. Neighbors said the victim was a mother of five. There is no suspect information at this time. Reidsville police said […]

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    Greensboro police asks residents to sign pledge, turn in guns

    GREENSBORO, N.C. –Greensboro police are asking residents to show their commitment to safety by signing a Pledge of Non-violence on Saturday. The pledge can be signed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Destiny Christian Center located at 2401 Randleman Road. Police said that anyone 18 years or older can anonymously turn in as many guns as they want at this event. The first 1,000 people to sign the pledge will receive a small gift, according to police. After the […]