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    NC man found dead inside vehicle

    BATTLEBORO, N.C. — An investigation is underway after a man was found dead inside a vehicle in Edgecombe County, according to WNCN. The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office received a call about shots being fired at the Country Estates Mobile Home Park in Battleboro around 10:30 p.m. on Thursday. When they arrived at 904 Wave Lane, deputies discovered a body inside a vehicle that was found in a ditch. The victim was identified as 27-year-old Quentin Darnell Allen of 909 Wave Lane. According to authorities, […]

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    Man charged in NC church arson

    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — The Fayetteville Police Department has charged 33-year-old Jack Randall Singleton Jr. with setting fire to the C.D. McNeill Memorial Church of God on Sept. 23. The church is located in the 1700 block of Sapona Road off Cedar Creek Road. When emergency crews arrived around 5 a.m., they saw flames and smoke on the outside of the back of the church. In an interview with WTVD right after it happened, the church’s pastor said more than one […]

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    NC woman gets married next to dying father’s bedside in hospital

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — An emergency wedding was held at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte Wednesday for a woman whose father is terminally ill. Jubal Kirby, who is from Anson County, has an incurable lung disease — he has been in the hospital for three weeks and has not improved. Kirby’s daughter, Kaila Kirby, married Daniel Pardue at her father’s intensive care unit bedside. Hospital officials said Jubal Kirby was alert, understood what was going on and had a smile on […]

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    Single mom, pizza delivery driver gets $1,400 tip from church

    ROCKY TOP, Tenn. — A single mother who works as a pizza delivery driver has a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. Audrey Martin, 23, of Rocky Top, Tenn., has three children, all under the age of five, and works for Domino’s pizza to support her family. During a recent delivery to a local church, Martin received a $1,400 tip. “They ordered 10 pizzas and when I got on stage [the pastor] had asked everybody to give me a […]

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    NC man accused in 5 armed robberies in one week

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Authorities have arrested a man they say committed multiple armed robberies over a week’s time, according to WBTV. Alex Arnez Jones, 26, is charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and second-degree kidnapping. Jones, police told WBTV, is responsible for five armed robberies between Nov. 17 and 23 — at a Boost Mobile store, a Fuel Mart gas station, a Subway restaurant, a Beautiful Hair business and the I Beauty 210 store. Police said Jones could be […]

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    Greensboro Subway robbed

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police are searching for a person who robbed a Subway Wednesday night. At 6:21 p.m. police responded to the Subway located at 1046 Summit Avenue  in reference to a robbery. The suspect entered the business brandishing a firearm and demanded money.  After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled the business. No injuries were reported. The name and address of the victim is being withheld temporarily.   Anyone with information is asked to call Crime […]

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    Panthers take unbeaten streak to Dallas for Thanksgiving Day game

    The Carolina Panthers remain one of the NFL’s two unbeaten teams. The Panthers have become the first NFL team to open its schedule with 10 straight wins following a losing season, doing it in a 44-16 trouncing of Washington. Cam Newton completed 21 of his 34 passes for 236 yards and touchdowns to five different receivers. He became the first Carolina quarterback in franchise history to throw four TD passes in an opening half, helping the Panthers carry a 31-14 […]

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    Victim hospitalized after shooting in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A person was hospitalized following a shooting in Greensboro on Wednesday evening, according to Greensboro police. At 7:54 p.m., officers responded to 715 W. Florida St. in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located at gunshot victim who was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. There is no suspect information at this time, Greensboro police said. The name of the victim is being withheld by police temporarily. Anyone with information is asked to call […]

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    Guilford County D.A. dismisses citations filed against former animal shelter director

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — On Wednesday, the Guilford County District Attorney’s Office dismissed the charges filed against the former director of the Guilford County Animal Shelter and slammed Sheriff BJ Barnes’ decision to file charges. “Sheriff Barnes was widely quoted in the local media as saying there was abundant evidence of numerous felony charges against shelter employee(s) in the areas of animal cruelty, controlled substances and finances,” District Attorney J. Douglas Henderson wrote Wednesday. “This was not true then and […]

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    Turkeys fall off truck on way to slaughter, escape Thanksgiving fate

    WAUSAU, Wis. — An unlikely escape and rescue saved two young turkeys from becoming Thanksgiving dinner. The two turkeys fell off the back of a truck, found their way out of a crate and made a break for it. Police were called to the unusual scene on State Highway 29 in Wausau Sunday morning. “One turkey was pretty compliant, followed commands to get into the crate, the other turkey, he fled from them on foot,” said Capt. Ben Bliven, of […]

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    Pizzeria owner offers those in need a place to dine on Thanksgiving

    SPRINGFIELD, Ohio — A sign that was posted on the front door of an Ohio pizzeria is quickly going viral. Bada Bing! Pizzeria posted a sign Tuesday that read: “We will be closed on Thanksgiving day. However, we will be having dinner here around 2pm with our family, employees, and friends. If you are hungry, or don’t have any money, please come in. We will welcome you and make sure you get plenty to eat.” A photo of the sign […]

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    Man charged in shooting of Wake County 7-year-old

    RALEIGH, N.C.– Authorities have filed charges in the shooting of a 7-year-old boy northeast of Raleigh Tuesday evening. It happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 4200 block of Ferriday Court off Castlegate Drive in Wake County. Joseph Meacham was taken by private car to WakeMed North and later transferred to Duke. Read more: WTVD


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