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Richmond County Sheriff’s Office charges man with rape; another with selling meth, coke | Richmond County Daily Journal
Travis Dewayne Gatewood, 35, allegedly raped a woman at some point between April 1 and May 18, according to a warrant for his arrest.
Splash Pad Included in Carthage Park Plan
By this time next year, the county hopes to have a splash pad open at Hillcrest Park in Carthage.When the plan for a splash pad was first revealed during the county commissioners’ annual Winter Summit in January, officials said there was a chance they could have it ready by this July for part of the
Teen arrested in Vass burglary
James Alan Starling, 16, is charged with breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering, possession of stolen goods, larceny of a firearm and possession of stolen goods.
Two injured in crash involving two school buses | Robesonian
Samuel Ray Hunt, 20, of 2411 Odum Road in Lumberton, was airlifted to McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, S.C., after being cut out of his truck at the scene of the accident on Mt. Zion Church Road near Red Springs, said Trooper Robbie Terry, of the N.C. Highway Patrol. Hunt was in critical
Fayetteville woman accused of unwanted sexual advances on cable guy
Mildred Newsome, 47, is facing charges and Fayetteville Police have a message for anyone else who may find themselves in an uncomfortable sexual situation.
2nd disturbing allegation surfaces against suspended Fayetteville teacher
This parent, Michelle Hammond, said the same teacher did the same things to her child but claimed that the school district refused to reprimand him.
Police Beat: May 23
SANFORD POLICE DEPARTMENTTommy Lee Worthy, 24, of 148 Lightwood Lane in Sanford, was arrested at 1:49 a.m. Monday in the 1500 block of Winslow Drive on a charge of second-degree trespassing. Bail was set at $1,000.Property damage report at 11:46 p.m. Monday in the 1600 block of Prosperity Lane.
New Roundabouts, Unique But Effective Proposed Fix for Pinehurst Traffic Circle
At first glance, a series of four proposed roundabouts to alleviate congestion at the main connection points around the Pinehurst Traffic Circle are confusing at best. Traffic would flow in-and-out of the primary and secondary circles, with some sections moving in both directions, in what is dubbed
Aberdeen Police Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect
The robbery happened shortly after 3:40 a.m. Friday at the Circle K at the intersection of U.S. 1 and Council Way. Emmanuel Covian, an employee, was nearing the end of his shift when the suspect entered the building holding a silver handgun.
Tip leads to last arrest in man's murder at Fayetteville motel in 2017
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) - The last of four suspects in the death of a man at a Fayetteville motel last year has been arrested, police said Saturday.
Felon leads law enforcement on chase from checkpoint
An Erwin man released from prison in December after serving nine years on a conviction of death by vehicle was arrested Thursday night for allegedly running a sheriff’s checkpoint in Harnett County.Dusty Lenard Cameron, 36, of 102 Roosevelt Road, is charged with speeding to elude arrest, maintaining
2nd arrest made in fatal shooting of Spring Lake business owner
Theodore Lee Jr, 27, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 62-year-old Winfred Alfonza Worthy.
Some students receive 'inappropriate' photo during Cumberland Co. school ceremony
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) - An "inappropriate photo" was sent to several students during a Friday award ceremony for Cape Fear High School, officials said.
2 charged in Rockingham store break-ins | Richmond County Daily Journal
According to arrest warrants, 20-year-old Travis Lee Austin Bennett Radford and 17-year-old Tito Jermaine Ray, both of Rockingham, conspired to commit three of the break-ins, with Radford committing the other two on his own.
Teacher suspended after allegedly spitting in student's face, using the n-word
She didn't want to be identified on camera but agreed to discuss what happened. She said the incident occurred on May 10 during an outdoor lesson in her seventh-grader's Agriculture class. During the class, the mom said several students began throwing dirt, but she said her son was the one disciplin
Gas station shootout shocked Sanford in 1929
Editor’s Note: This is the first of a four-part series. The next article will appear in next Sunday’s edition.It has been almost nine decades since, in the dark, small hours of an August night in 1929, the most publicized murders in the history of Lee County occurred. The crime scene still exists, a
Silver Alert issued for 25-year-old Fayetteville man :: WRAL.com
Dionte Jaron Rankin, who is believed to be suffering from a cognitive impairment, was last seen at 6568 Camden Road in Fayetteville.
Out & About: Casino in the Pines
Temperatures Blamed for Fish Die-Off in Whispering Pines
Officials say erratic weather is to blame for an influx of dead fish in Whispering Pines.The village issued a notice Thursday in response to complaints from residents about dead bream in Pine Lake. According to the announcement, the fish suffered from “a lack of oxygen caused by the changing temper
Sanford police: Robber who targeted handicapped man arrested
A Sanford man with numerous burglary convictions was arrested Thursday on allegations he punched a handicapped man in the face and took his wallet.Nicholas Kendal Locklear, 33, of 909 Ray Ave., is charged with common law robbery, aggravated assault on a handicapped person and misdemeanor soliciting