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Benson, Four Oaks Elections Finalized

Of The Record Staff There were no surprises following the final canvass of ballots in the Benson and Four Oaks contested races. According to information provided by the Johnston County Board of Elections to state officials, all races in the two towns were official and only a handful of provisional


Churches Bring In The Harvest To Children's Home

Of The Record Staff Around 100 children lined North West Street as the Harvest Train chugged past the Falcon Children's Home Tuesday morning. With just above freezing temperatures, there was still frost on the grassy shoulder of the town's main road before 8 a.m. From within the children's hom

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2017-11-22 00:00:04

Church Leaders Get A Lesson In Security

Daily Record Photo/Rick Curl - Area church leaders and congregation members gathered Tuesday night in Lillington to hear a presentation by the Harnett County Sheriff's Office concerning safety from active shooters and other emergency situations. Above, instructor, Lt. Josh Christensen addresses the

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2017-11-22 09:58:18

Robert W. Womack, 62

Robert Welton Womack, 62, of Lillington died Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at home. He was born in Harnett County, son of the late Welton and Elaine Gilchrist Womack. Mr. Womack worked in the construction industry for 44 years. He enjoyed cooking out for his family and friends. A funeral service will

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2017-11-22 00:00:44

Harrell, Hardee Unite In Marriage

Brittany Nicole Harrell and Jonathan "Michael" Hardee were united in marriage Nov. 4 at The Barn at Camp Nellie in Middlesex. The Rev. Gil Wise, cousin of the groom, officiated the doublering ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Trenna and William Harrell of Fremont. She is the granddaughter of

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2017-11-22 00:00:39

Ferguson, Burgess Exchange Marriage Vows

Megan Nicole Ferguson and John Scott Burgess were united in marriage Sept. 16 at the Cape Fear Botanical Garden in Fayetteville. Bill Alman officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Sheila Ferguson of Bunnlevel. She is the granddaughter of the late Bill and Karl

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2017-11-22 00:00:38

Local PNC Employees Honored For Excellence

The Circle of Excellence Award is given out to approximately only 1 percent of PNC's 51,000 employees each year.This year there were two employees locally that attended the four-day Circle of Excellence Trip to Chicago. Dunn Branch Manager Joshua Caro, a 10-year veteran of PNC, on the front row in

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2017-11-22 00:00:36

Travel To A New World And Have A Beer While You're At It

Of The Record Staff A new place of entertainment has come to Dunn that offers fun and family entertainment. The Woods Virtual Reality and Draft House has opened located at 518 Erwin Road in Dunn. Recently, virtual reality has fast become a way of entertainment for many. Owner Drew Wood said he w

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2017-11-22 00:00:34

Rahway Man Hid In Dumpster From Linden Police, Cops Say

LINDEN, NJ - Linden police arrested this man Monday, Nov. 20 after they say he burglarized an apartment building in Linden. Police say the man hid in a nearby Dumpster after the break-in. Linden police were called to an apartment building on the 1100 block of W. St. George Avenue for a reported burg

PATCH - 2017-11-21 21:53:02

Cops seek tips after 32-year-old man killed in shooting

ORANGE -- A shooting in Orange left a 32-year-old man dead late Monday, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said. Police responded to a report of shots fired around 9:30 p.m. near Park Avenue and North Center Street, where officers found Sharif Norman suffering from a gunshot wound, according to Or

NJ.COM - 2017-11-21 20:16:38

Police identify worker killed in Verla explosion

NEW WINDSOR - Town police have identified the Verla International employee who was found dead after explosions and a fire at the cosmetics factory on Monday as 57-year-old William Huntington of Newburgh. Police Lt. Michael Farbent said Huntington's body was found at 7:31 p.m. Monday, as Vails Gate a

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-21 18:25:20

Central Jersey best bets for family weekend fun Nov. 24-26

So, did you get any good Black Friday deals? If so, here are 10 ways you can celebrate with your family, including "Annie" at Paper Mill Playhouse, Roxey Ballet's "The Nutcracker," "Disney Live!" and holiday celebrations in downtown Rahway, Somerville and Metuchen, plus more! "Annie," 7 p.m. Wednesd

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 17:00:01

Colonial Christmas coming to Bedminster's Vanderveer House

BEDMINSTER - A Colonial Cafe, an array of holiday merchants, musical performances, reindeer, gingerbread workshops for children and a holiday decorating workshop for adults are just a few of the highlights in store for visitors to the 15th Annual Colonial Christmas at Bedminster's historic Jacobus V

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 14:00:05

Billy Crudup seductive in quietly creepy 'Harry Clarke' — theater review

Untrue Brit: "I've gotten on a ride I can't get off," says Harry Clarke, played by Billy Crudup.(Carol Rosegg) Is it identity theft if you choose to live as someone you're not? The question occurred to me during David Cale's slyly seductive and quietly creepy solo play "Harry Clarke," at the Vineya

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 03:00:00

Two Shoplifting Arrests At Woodbridge Wal-Mart

WOODBRIDGE, NJ - Two men from Perth Amboy were arrested and charged with attempting to steal thousands of dollars worth of electronics from the Woodbridge Wal-Mart on Tuesday, police announced. One of the men has shoplifted from the Woodbridge Wal-Mart on Rt. 9 four different times, store security s

PATCH - 2017-11-22 19:28:35

Essex County employee accused of $7K insurance scam

TRENTON -- An Essex County welfare division employee has been indicted on charges she filed bogus claims for more than $7,000 in wage reimbursement and disability payments for work she claimed to have missed because of car accidents, authorities said Wednesday. Fatu K. Rimbert (Photo: N.J. Attorney

NJ.COM - 2017-11-22 19:07:27

Amherst man gets 5 years in assault case

An Amherst man was sentenced Monday to five years in prison in connection with an assault case stemming from a March 10 incident in Amherst. Harvey Eule Womack, 48, pleaded guilty in late September in Amherst County Circuit Court to charges of abduction, domestic assault and battery and attempting t

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2017-11-21 13:40:00

Copper theft suspect wanted in Amherst County

The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man in connection to a copper theft in Madison Heights. It happened on November 13 at about 4:30 a.m. at the Lee & Moss Grocery Store. A man was caught on a security camera taking copper from around the store. If you know who this is, or have i

VIRGINIAFIRST.COM - 2017-11-21 19:04:09

TRAFFIC ALERT: Several roads closing for Lburg Turkey Trot, how to sign up

road closures.JPG The 29th annual Lynchburg Turkey Trot 5k will kick off Thursday morning at E.C. Glass High School. Traffic Alerts: As of 6:30 AM Langhorne Road will be CLOSED from Murrell to Memorial. As of 7:30 AM, the following Lynchburg Streets will be CLOSED: Langhorne between Memorial & Tate

WSET - 2017-11-22 15:40:01

Man in need of liver gets donor within minutes through social media

Beth Hunt of Amherst is donating her liver to{ }a local man after seeing the need on social media. (Photo: WSET) LEXINGTON, Va. (WSET) -- A stranger changed the life of a man in need of a liver transplant. Now, they are friends. Rex Miller developed liver disease a few years ago. A friend of Mille

WSET - 2017-11-21 22:51:27