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  • Mom was allegedly on Facebook while 8-month-old daughter drowned in bathtub

    PARKER COUNTY, Texas — A Texas woman was arrested after her 8-month-old daughter drowned in the bathtub while she was on Facebook. Cheyenne Summer Stuckey, 21, told police she put her daughter Zayla Hernandez in the tub and left her unsupervised “for only a couple of minutes,” according to the Houston Chronicle. Stuckey said she became distracted by her 2-year-old son and Facebook Messenger. When she walked back into the bathroom 18 minutes later, she found the baby girl “unresponsive and […]

  • Connected Pregnancy: Babyscripts

    One of the most essential steps in maintaining a healthy pregnancy is getting early and regularly scheduled prenatal care.  Regular visits allow the doctor to effectively monitor and manage the health of the mother and the development of the fetus throughout the entire pregnancy, but they can be time-consuming for a busy mom. To help improve and enhance prenatal care for moms on the go, Cone Health created Babyscripts, a telehealth program for expecting mothers that have low-risk pregnancies. Babyscripts […]

  • Man charged in string of Winston-Salem robberies

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man is accused of robbing several businesses in Winston-Salem early this week, according to a press release. During the course of an ongoing investigation, officers arrested and charged Jose Levya-Hernandez, 40, with three counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon. Police say Levya-Hernandez robbed Tienda El Jarocha on Monday, Tienda Mexican Jazmine on Tuesday and Tienda Arcos on Wednesday. He was placed in the Forsyth County Detention Center under a $75,000 bond. Anyone with information about […]

  • Warning to parents: New Snapchat feature shares your child’s location

    Snapchat’s newest feature may give parents another reason to worry about their children’s safety. The feature, “Snap Map,” shows where friends and fellow app users were when they posted their most recent snaps. “If you and a friend follow one another, you can share your locations with each other so you can see where they’re at and what’s going on around them! Plus, meeting up can be a cinch,” the Snapchat website says. The Snapchat Parent’s Guide mentioned the new feature, […]

  • Woman bites employee while trying to steal stripper pole

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. —  An employee at an Arkansas Spencer’s was bitten while trying to stop a woman from stealing a stripper pole. The woman initially tried to return an item for cash but quickly became frustrated, KTHV reports. She then attempted to exchange her item with a stripper pole, which the employee said was more expensive than the original item. That’s when she tried to leave the store with a stripper pole but was chased by an employee, who […]

  • Plans for Tesla to expand in North Carolina

    In Friday’s Money Matters, Jane King discusses Tesla’s plan to expand in North Carolina, a petition for Uber’s CEO to return and more.

  • Married teacher accused of raping middle school student

    LEXINGTON, Ky. – A middle school teacher in Kentucky is accused of raping one of her students. WKYT reported that Lindsey Banta Jarvis, 27, of Lexington, Ky., faces one count each of third-degree rape, third-degree sodomy and unlawful transaction with a minor. The suspect had been a social studies teacher at Woodford County Middle School until she resigned in June of last year. Jarvis is accused of sodomizing the victim in May 2016 and having sexual intercourse with the victim […]

  • 1 injured in shooting in Thomasville

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. – One person was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a shooting in Thomasville on Thursday, according to police. Officers responded to 402 James Avenue at about 5:17 p.m. in reference to a shots fired call, according to police. The victim was taken to a hospital in serious condition. Police are still investigating the incident and have not released the name of the victim.

  • Rockingham County crash that sent 3 children to hospital caused by suspected drunk driver

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — New details emerged Thursday regarding a suspected drunk-driving crash that sent three children to the hospital. Madison-Rockingham Rescue Squad initially reported Wednesday the incident involved two cars, but Master Trooper Chris Knox on Thursday said the incident involved one vehicle. There was a later wreck that occurred near the same location. The first crash happened at 9:23 p.m. on NC 770 near Glenn Chapel Road in Rockingham County, Knox said. A Ford Explorer SUV was traveling […]

  • Van’s Weather Kids: Karson Edwards

    Today’s Weather is Karson Edwards, an 8-year-old from Thomasville. Karson attends Hopewell Elementary, is a boy scout and is nearly fluent in Spanish. Those interested in being a Van’s Weather Kid must send a letter saying why they want to be a Weather Kid with a copy of their address, phone number and recent photo to 2005 Francis St., High Point, NC 27263. Ages 8-13.

  • Man accused of DWI in wrong-way crash that killed 80-year-old woman in Winston-Salem was in US illegally

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man accused of driving while impaired in a wrong-way crash that killed an 80-year-old woman in Winston-Salem was in the country illegally, according to police. Martinez Lemus, 28, faces charges in connection to the death of Jean Lawrence High. At about 10:40 p.m. on June 15, police received reports of a vehicle traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of Highway 52. Police add an officer, with an unrelated arrestee in his vehicle, was nearly struck by […]

  • Mother shot in front of daughter dies in 14-year-old son’s arms

    DETROIT — A Detroit mother was shot in front of her 4-year-old daughter and died in her 14-year-old son’s arms. Latrese Morris Dorsey, 42, was fatally shot Sunday in front of her 4-year-old daughter and the girl was able to tell police what happened, Fox 2 reports. “She was old enough to tell everyone, ‘My mom is dead. He killed my mom. My mom is shot,'” said sister Megan Morris. Dorsey’s 14-year-old son was in his bedroom when the shooting happened. He […]