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Coats Man Dies In Vehicle Accident

Of The Record Staff A Coats man died in a singlevehicle accident near Buies Creek late Thursday or early Friday, although the vehicle and victim were not discovered until Friday afternoon. The N.C. Highway Patrol, along with crews from the Buies Creek Fire Department, responded to an accident sc

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:05

Rally, Parade Honor MLK

Of The Record Staff It was standing room only inside the chamber of Dunn City Hall for the Justice For Peace Rally as community leaders and residents came together to celebrate and honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. During the rally, Dunn Mayor Oscar Harris gave greetings on behalf of

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:04

Earl Bryant Barefoot, 93

Mr. Earl Bryant Barefoot, 93, of Erwin died Friday morning, Jan. 12, 2018, at Harnett Woods Nursing & Rehab. Mr. Barefoot was born March 14, 1924, in Durham County, son of the late Lassie B. and Stella Lucas Barefoot. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Esther Barefoot; his second wife

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:52

Daniel K. Sullivan, 82

Daniel K. Sullivan, 82, of Coats died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at Liberty Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Benson. Mr. Sullivan was born Jan. 14, 1935, in Illinois to the late William Charles and Sarah Carter Sullivan. Mr. Sullivan was a retired painter with Gary Community School Syst

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:56

Hazel T. Kelly, 96

Hazel Tippett Kelly, 96, of Faison died Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Universal Healthcare in Lillington. She had served the Town of Faison as town clerk with a long tenure of dedicated service and was a member of Faison Baptist Church. Services will be Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Faison Baptist Church, 5

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:51


Daily Record reporter Melody Brown-Peyton was the mistress of ceremonies at yesterday morning's Martin Luther King Jr. breakfast. She was well received. Daily Record Photo/ Melody Brown-Peyton Members of the Triton High School Army JROTC take part in the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade alo

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:08


King's Legacy Lives On The civil right leader's life was celebrated at NAACP MLK Jr. Breakfast. By SHAUN SAVARESE Of The Record Staff In front of more that 100 people, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was referred to as a "stalwart man of God" by Phoenix One Enterprises President and CEO Dr

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:03

Mary Marsh Perry, 89

Mary Marsh Perry, 89, of 101 Sawyer Drive, Elizabeth City, died Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at the home of her son in Dunn, N.C. A native of North Carolina, she was born on Sept. 22, 1928, to the late James Marsh and Mary Marsh Richardson and grew up in Edgecombe County. She was the widow of James Lonni

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-01-16 00:00:54

James Donald McKinney, 78, of Peachtree City

James Donald McKinney, 78, of Peachtree City, Ga. died Monday, January 8, 2018 at home. A private family memorial will be held at a later date. James was born April 6, 1939 in Dothan, Ala., son of the late Dan McKinney and the late Geraldine Trawick McKinney. He moved to Columbus at an early age and

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 16:56:48

Peachtree City Electrician Squad Now Offers 24-Hour Services

Peachtree City, GA- With Georgia experiencing one of the coldest winters this year, a trusted electrician is a must for home electrical repairs. No homeowner wants to spend a night without electricity especially in the middle of summer or winter. That is why a responsive and trusted electrician is n

NBHERARD.COM - 2018-01-15 21:34:40

Woman says suspected robbers followed her home from grocery store

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. - A Fayette County woman says at least two men followed her from a grocery store to her house in an attempt to rob her. The unidentified victim shared dash cam video with Channel 2 Action News from the incident January 5 off Ginger Cake Road at around 7:00 p.m. She told Channel

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-16 00:33:22

Forecasters now predict 1" of snow in Gwinnett

A fast-moving Arctic cold front will bring winter weather to North Georgia on Tuesday through Wednesday morning and has the National Weather Service issuing advisories which include Gwinnett. The greatest threat for accumulating snow is in West, Northwest, and North Georgia beginning late morning a

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-16 20:45:00


Peachtree City, GA, Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adams Rite Aerospace has appointed Wencor Group as their exclusive distribution partner within Europe, Middle East, Africa, the Americas and Japan. Under the new partnership, Wencor Group will provide fluid and water system needs, cockpit securi

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2018-01-16 14:00:00

Georgia man accused of running meth 'superlab' sentenced to 30 years in jail

A Palmetto, Ga., man was sentenced to 30 years in prison after authorities discovered a methamphetamine "superlab" containing about 400 pounds of crystal and liquid methamphetamine and several loaded firearms, federal officials announced Tuesday in a press release. Ramiro Hermosillo-Salazar, 30, was

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 23:09:00

Coweta County School System cancels after-school activities

The Newnan Times-Herald The Coweta County School System has canceled all after-school activities scheduled for Tuesday, January 16. School operations and dismissal are expected to continue as normal otherwise on Tuesday, January 16. Elementary-based After-School Programs are expected to go on as

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-16 19:56:00

James Michael Sams, age 69

Mike Sams James Michael (Mike) Sams of Molena passed peacefully on January 10, 2018. He was born on July 7, 1948 in Atlanta. His parents J.O. and Margaret Shields Sams of Hampton and his sister, Sandra Sams Cornelius of Thomaston Ga., preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, To

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 17:34:49

Good News: HHI Robotics Team - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

The Hilton Head High School's Zero Robotics Team was honored with a 'Champions Walk' through the halls of their school on Tuesday, celebrated by faculty, staff, and classmates. The reception was out of this world...just not as far out as the reason for it. "Our generation led the way to the moon.

WTOC.COM - 2018-01-16 22:41:02

WHO'S HIRING BONUS: Savannah's Applebees restaurant hosting job fair

Savannah's Applebee's restaurant on Abercorn Street has several positions it needs to fill and Tuesday it's hosting a job fair to find quality candidates. Among the openings it needs to fill: bartenders, cooks, hosts and servers. To apply, stop by Applebees at 11120 Abercorn Street between 10 a.m. a

WJCL - 2018-01-16 12:36:00

WSAV's 2018 MLK Observance Day Parade Special

Hundreds of local organizations, schools, churches and businesses bundled up and showed up Monday, Jan. 15 for the 39th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Day Parade. Each year the MLK Observance Day Association celebrates Dr. King's life on the national holiday with a parade through downtown

WSAV-TV - 2018-01-16 22:24:35

UPDATE: Victim in tractor accident on Ogeechee Road dies

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) - On Jan. 12, Savannah Chatham Metro Police reported an accident involving a tractor versus pedestrian on Ogeechee Road. William Burke, 88, died Jan. 15, 2018 as a result of injuries sustained in the incident. Metro reports that about 12:10 p.m. on Jan. 12, Burke was crossing th

WSAV-TV - 2018-01-16 14:29:54