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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

The Caribbean island of Dominica is getting a direct hit from the Category 5 storm, and it's tracking toward Puerto Rico next. 2. TENSIONS RISE ON GEORGIA TECH CAMPUS The university in Atlanta alerts students to shelter indoors because of violent protests after police fatally shot a student over the

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-19 03:34:57

Fatah welcomes Hamas pledge to try to end Palestinian split

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) - President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah movement on Sunday welcomed a pledge by its Hamas rival to accept key conditions for ending a decade-old Palestinian political and territorial split, but said it wants to see vows implemented before making the next move. Repeated attempts at

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-17 09:59:47

Moberly Fire Department responds to early morning house fire

MOBERLY, Mo. - A fire severely damaged a home in Moberly early Sunday morning, officials said. The Moberly Fire Department responded to the house fire in the 400 block of Halleck Street around 2 a.m. Firefighters at the scene told ABC 17 News that the fire started in the back of the house, near the

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-09-17 14:20:58

Driver to be charged in fatal Thomasville crash

THOMASVILLE, N.C. -- The driver allegedly responsible for a fatal crash on Hwy. 109 in Thomasville Sunday afternoon is expected to be charged, according to Thomasville police. Barbara Johnson Lankford has not been formally charged but faces a charge of driving with a revoked license at the time of t

MY FOX 8 - 2017-09-19 16:11:25

Kernersville woman dies in Thomasville crash that injures 3 others

A Kernersville woman died Sunday and three other people were injured in a three-vehicle crash in the 3200 block of N.C. 109 South, authorities said Monday. Melissa Jean Smith, 21, died at the scene from her injuries sustained in the crash, Thomasville police said. Barbara Johnson Lankford, 37, of Le

GREENSBORO.COM - 2017-09-18 21:50:00

Woman killed in Thomasville crash identified

THOMASVILLE, N.C. -- Police have identified the woman killed in a crash on Hwy. 109 in Thomasville Sunday afternoon. The crash was reported at about 3 p.m. and involved three vehicles, according to authorities. Thomasville police confirmed Melissa Jean Smith, of Kernersville, was killed in the crash

MY FOX 8 - 2017-09-18 09:23:02

At least 1 person hurt after crash on Hwy. 109 in Thomasville

(J.J. Murphy/WGHP) THOMASVILLE, N.C. - At least one person was airlifted to the hospital after a wreck on Hwy. 109 in Thomasville on Sunday afternoon. Information about the victim's name, the cause of the crash and the extent of the injuries has not been released. The crash was reported at about 3:4

MY FOX 8 - 2017-09-17 20:03:43

One dead in Thomasville car crash

One person died after a car crash on N.C. Highway 109 near Lambeth Road in Thomasville on Sunday, according to the Thomasville Police Department. The accident was reported just after 3 p.m., according to the Davidson County 911 Emergency Communications Center. Police said one patient was airlifted t

DISPATCH - 2017-09-17 23:22:36

Man killed after being hit by train

A Lexington man was killed after being hit by a train Monday morning, according to the Lexington Police Department. Police said that at about 1:45 a.m., Julian Michael Martin, 32, was hit by a Norfolk Southern train while walking on the tracks on Church Street near Bristol Street. There were no inju

DISPATCH - 2017-09-18 21:03:07

Lexington man struck and killed by Norfolk Southern train

A Lexington man died early Monday morning when he was hit by a train while walking on the tracks, Lexington police said in a news release. Julian Michael Martin, 32, was hit and killed by a Norfolk Southern train at 1:45 a.m. Monday, the release said. The train was traveling north from Linwood to Ro

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 20:08:00

Apple pie, cake take top honors in contest held at the farmers market

While barbecue is typically the apple of eveyone's eye in Lexington, it was the red, yellow and green skinned beauties that were center stage at the apple food contest Sept. 9 at the Lexington Farmers Market. The market organizers like to feature the produce treats vendors offer market customers eac

DISPATCH - 2017-09-19 15:17:55

Triad 5-Year-Old With Brian Tumor Sits Front and Center at Panthers Game

A donor to Brenner Children's Hospital helped give a young patient the thrill of a lifetime Sunday. 5-year-old Kyler Jones got tickets to the Carolina Panthers-Buffalo Bills game in Charlotte to enjoy with his family. These weren't just any tickets, they were front row seats, quite a joy for huge Pa

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2017-09-18 19:53:01

Police: Freight train hits, kills man walking on tracks

LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina say a man was killed after he was hit by a freight train as he walked on the tracks. The Lexington Police Department told local media outlets that 32-year-old Julian Michael Martin was walking on the tracks around 1:45 a.m. Monday when the Norfolk Sout

WBTV - 2017-09-18 21:15:57

Salute to Heroes: Retired firefighter Dan Dwight honored for saving 4-year-old from near drowning

When a retired firefighter Dan Dwight, and his wife, Mary, moved to their Kernersville home in 2004, one of the big selling points was the community pool a few hundred feet from their front door. But last summer, that pool was very nearly the scene of a horrifying event. Dwight was a volunteer fire

WXII 12 - 2017-09-18 21:59:00

Planning board approves Powerscreen zoning request

The City-County Planning Board has recommended approval of a proposed redevelopment project on Temple School Road near the Herbalife Ltd. plant. Powerscreen Mid-Atlantic Inc. wants to acquire a 5.2-acre tract near Temple School's intersection with High Point Road. The request is expected to go befor

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 22:00:00

Three-vehicle crash kills 1, injuries others

THOMASVILLE - Thomasville police are investigating a three-vehicle crash that killed one young woman and sent others to the hospital. On Sunday shortly after 3 p.m., Thomasville police responded to the area of 3710 South NC Highway 109 in reference to a three-vehicle crash. A preliminary investigati

HPENEWS.COM - 2017-09-18 16:09:00

Lexington man charged with attempted murder

A Lexington man has been charged with trying to kill his stepfather, according to the Davidson County Sheriff's Office. Lance Chad Smith, 34, of 259 Lake Drive No. 6, is charged with attempted murder. The Sherriff's Office said that on Saturday night, deputies responded to a man who had been shot. S

DISPATCH - 2017-09-18 16:04:51

Barrier Awareness Day highlights disabilities

Every day, millions of people across the world wake up in the morning and begin routines that started years ago. They bathe, brush their teeth, wash their faces, watch the morning news, read the morning paper, drink coffee, listen to the radio and converse with their families, amongst other things.

DISPATCH - 2017-09-18 17:00:00

Stone Mountain State Park takes visitors on a trip back in time during Old Fashion Day

Peggy Bailey of West Jefferson operates an antique apple grinder and press Saturday during Stone Mountain State Park's annual Old Fashion Day. Wendy Byerly Wood | The Tribune Tara Lewis, left, of Creston in Ashe County gets a picture of her family, including husband David, and children as they get

ELKIN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-17 11:25:33

Town Crier community meetings Sept. 18-24

Young Women of Church Women United, 9-10 a.m. conference call. Info: 704-278-3505. Salisbury Elks Lodge bingo, 508 S. Main St., to raise funds for its charities. Early games 5 p.m., regular bingo 7 p.m. 704-798-8168. Rowan County Board of Commissioners, 6 p.m., 130 W. Innes St. Cabarrus County Board

SALISBURY POST - 2017-09-18 04:24:37