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February 24, 2018


North Carolinians now have a lot of neighbors, 10 million in fact, according to figures released on Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau. The bureau says North Carolina is growing at the rate of 281 people per day, having the fifth largest population growth in the country from 2010-2015. North Carolina is...
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One Suspect Arrested in Stabbing Incident

Christopher Hester, 30, was arrested Thursday night and charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. He is being held at the Haywood County Jail under a $150,000 bond. Hester is one of three suspects involved in the stabbing of Tony Lamont Falls, 33, of Clyde last weekend. Haywood Coun...
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Drunk Driving Takes the Cheer Out of the Holidays

If you’re enjoying the holidays with a drink, the N.C. Department of Transportation and theGovernor’s Highway Safety Program (GHSP), along with state and local law enforcement, have a message for you: “Booze It & Lose It.” Due to the increase in drunk-driving-related fatalities around the holidays e...
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Suspects Sought in Haywood County Stabbing

Authorities in Haywood County need your help finding three suspects after the stabbing of a 33-year-old Clyde man Sunday afternoon. Haywood County deputies were dispatched to Haywood Regional Medical Center shortly after 3 a.m. in reference to a stabbing victim seeking help in the emergency room. Office...
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‘We Can End Gun Violence,’ Say Gun-Reform Advocates

Starting tonight there are events in North Carolina to recognize Gun Violence Prevention Sabbath Weekend. The nationwide event was planned in remembrance of the Sandy Hook anniversary, long before last week’s deadly shooting rampage in San Bernardino, Calif. Organizers, including Jennifer Copeland...
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