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Body Found In Suspicious Asheboro Fire: Police

ASHEBORO, N.C. -- Asheboro Police say a body was found in a house fire on Eastview Drive early Friday morning. Police are calling the fire and death suspicious. Firefighters say the flames were visible from the road. When they entered the home, they found a body. ASHEBORO, N.C. -- Asheboro Police

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2017-09-23 00:34:08

Police, SBI investigating fire at Asheboro home

ASHEBORO, N.C. - Police are investigating a fire at a home in Asheboro Friday morning. The fire is at a house on Eastview Drive. Additional details are unknown. The State Bureau of Investigation is on the scene and helping in the investigation. ASHEBORO, N.C. - Police are investigating a fire at a h

MY FOX 8 - 2017-09-22 14:21:01

Jugtown historian to trace pottery's history

ASHEBORO - The history and influence of Jugtown Pottery will come to light in a talk by pottery historian and collector Steve Compton at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5, at the Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St. Sponsored by the Friends of the Randolph County Public Library, Compton's appearance is free

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-24 06:01:00

Walk to School Day planned Oct. 4

ASHEBORO - Leave all cars and school buses parked and walk with us to school. The N.C. Highway Patrol and the Asheboro police and fire departments are partnering with Randolph County Safe Kids along with Donna Lee Loflin Elementary School to increase awareness about pedestrian and child safety. They

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-24 06:01:00

Senior safety focus of program

RANDLEMAN - The SALT Council (Seniors And Law Enforcement Together) will have a program entitled "Safe Senior Challenge" at the Randleman Senior Center, 144 W. Academy St., Randleman, on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m. Myra Gaddy, victim advocate with the Randolph County Sheriff's Office, will lead th

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-24 06:01:00

Search warrant: Randleman girl burned, carried in tote bag

RANDLEMAN - New court documents reveal disturbing details about a case involving a 5-year-old girl being rescued from inside a locked closet. Adam Byrd, the girl's father, and Crystal Carnahan, are charged with abuse, neglect and assault with a weapon, according to WGHP. A search warrant shows that

GREENSBORO.COM - 2017-09-24 13:59:00

Ramseur candidates will hold Q&A

RAMSEUR - Six candidates are vying for two seats on the Ramseur Board of Commissioners - James. C. (JC) Parrish, Victoria (Vicki) L. Caudle, William E. Brown, Randy B. Cox, Ernest (Ernie) L. Mitchell and Roger B. (Blayne) Overman. For the community and voters alike to learn more about each candidate

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-24 06:01:00

Cape Fear People for Sunday, Sept. 24

Airman 1st Class Josh R. Myrick, son of Pete and Rhonda Myrick of Seagrove, has graduated from Air Force basic training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. He graduated in 2011 from North Moore High School in Robbins and earned a bachelor's degree in 2015 from Appalachian State Universi

FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER - 2017-09-24 12:00:00

City officials field ongoing complaints from Bicentennial Park

Editor's Note: As Asheboro grows, the city faces some 'big city'-type problems. One such issue involves people who 'hang out' in Bicentennial Park downtown. Sometimes there is public drinking - and there's sometimes evidence that individuals have used illegal drugs in the park. There have been compl

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 20:39:03

Sunday business briefs, 9-24-17

Insurance Associates of the Triad announces purchase of First Pioneer ASHEBORO - Insurance Associates of the Triad announced it has purchased First Pioneer Insurance Agency. Patricia King is the retiring agent. King and First Pioneer have been serving the Asheboro community since 1988. In an Insuran

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 06:01:00

Central School 'Class of 1967' marks 50th reunion

ASHEBORO - Members of the Central School Class of 1967 did not have a prom at their school when they were juniors and seniors. Their school was shuttered in 1965 midst school desegregation, with students assigned to new schools for the coming year based on where they lived. They became Asheboro Blue

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 06:01:00

RCSPCA to hold Halloween photo day

ASHEBORO - The Randolph County SPCA invites the communty to a fun fund-raiser. People are invited to get a digital picture of their pet, child or themselves taken with Wanda the Witch on Saturday, Sept. 30, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at 300 W. Bailey St., Asheboro. Cost is a $5 tax-deductible donation. The

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 06:01:00

Oliver Rubber says farewell to longtime plant manager, John Revell

ASHEBORO - Employees at the Oliver Rubber Co. plant in Asheboro recently celebrated Plant Manager John Revell's retirement. After 23 years, Revell officially retired on Sept. 15. Revell has seen the plant go through enormous change, including three different owners, staffing changes and countless ne

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 06:01:00

Mayor's Fitness Challenge kick-off Sept. 26; it starts Oct. 7

ASHEBORO - This will be the seventh year for the Mayor's Fitness Challenge. This A3 challenge lasts six weeks and there is no charge to participate. The challenge will start Saturday, Oct. 7, and conclude on Friday, Nov. 17. This is an "all activity" challenge with the goal of increased physical act

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 06:01:00

Live burn exercise to close portion of Presnell Street Tuesday

ASHEBORO - A section of East Presnell Street will be partially blocked on Tuesday, Sept. 26, for a live burn training exercise by the Asheboro Fire Department. A building at 217 E. Presnell St. will be used for training from approximately 9 a.m.-5 p.m., ending with a control burn of the structure. D

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 06:01:00

Person found dead after 'suspicious' early morning blaze

A person was found dead in an Asheboro home early Friday morning. Asheboro police and firefighters were called to the home, located at 736 Eastview Drive, at about 6:20 a.m. The home was on fire with flames visible from the roadway when first responders arrived. Firefighters extingueshed the flames

WXII 12 - 2017-09-22 21:13:00

High school interns prepare to launch full stop.

ASHEBORO - On Saturday, Sept. 30, The Courier-Tribune will debut its newly re-envisioned student page. Dubbed full stop. by its first cohort of contributors, the page will serve as a springboard for reporting that informs and engages 12- to 19-year-olds in Randolph County through interactive storyte

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 06:01:00

Greene grabs Archdale Bass Club win at Randleman Reservoir

Fall is a busy time for people and critters. They know winter is coming on and put on the feed bag. Most of the time. The question is whether you can figure out where. Such was the case for your Archdale Bass Club's Sept. 9 homecoming to Randleman Reservoir. Certainly there was a large turnout given

HPENEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 18:05:00

American Crafts Week comes to Seagrove

SEAGROVE - American Craft Week will be celebrated in Seagrove on successive Saturdays, Oct. 7 and 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. The event is free to the public. Seagrove Potters are thrilled for Seagrove to be voted the No. 1 Town for Craft Lovers. Join them in the celebration of American Cra

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 06:01:00

Guilford deputies charge man after vehicle chase ends in a field

GREENSBORO - A Greensboro man faces charges after a vehicle chase Wednesday with Guilford County sheriff's deputies. David Edward Burtner, 53, is charged with felony speeding to elude and misdemeanor damage to crops after running his vehicle through a field during a chase that began about 5:30 p.m.

GREENSBORO.COM - 2017-09-22 23:02:00