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Alamance Sheriff's Office warns of phone scam

Caller claims to be deputy, asks for money to resolve legal matters The Alamance County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about a telephone-based scam attempting to trick people into paying money to resolve legal cases. Since Tuesday, several residents have reported receiving calls from people p

TIMES-NEWS - 2018-03-20 22:28:23

Guilford County Schools on 2-hour delay Wednesday

No word on delays or closings from Alamance-Burlington Schools as of 6:45 p.m. Tuesday Guilford County Schools are opening two hours late Wednesday, March 21, in anticipation of winter weather. The National Weather Service expects snowfall around dawn hours Wednesday, beginning around 5 a.m. Less t

TIMES-NEWS - 2018-03-20 23:42:25

Locals Reveal the Best Places to Eat in Graham, NC

Look no further than Graham, NC to find some of the world's best restaurants. Whether you're looking for a romantic place for two, or a larger family-friendly establishment, Graham, NC offers a variety of restaurants to fit your needs. Sometimes hunger strikes unexpectedly and finding a good restaur

CHAPMANHERALD.COM - 2018-03-20 17:51:00

Family Dollar armed robbery suspect nabbed by Durham police, officials say

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) - Durham police say they have found the gunman who robbed a Family Dollar store on Sunday afternoon. The incident happened just after 3:30 p.m. at the store at 900 Bacon Street, according to a news release from Durham police on Monday. The man first came in the store, grabbed a d

CBS17.COM - 2018-03-20 19:14:59

Snow is falling in the Triangle. Expect slippery roads, school delays.

A winter weather advisory has been issued for the Triad and parts of Central North Carolina, including Durham and Orange counties. By 6 a.m., light snow had fallen in Raleigh, Greensboro, Burlington, Henderson and Roxboro, the National Weather Service reported. The weather service issued the advisor

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-03-21 11:14:00

Burlington Christian Academy dedicates new high school building

The royal blue ribbon has officially been cut on Burlington Christian Academy's new high school building, named for Head of School Michael Brown. "He's been an administrator for over 30 years and just is the heart of the campus," BCA High School Principal Holly Clark said. "He is well-loved by all o

TIMES-NEWS - 2018-03-20 23:40:49

Officials: Lockdown at Greensboro College stemmed from assault of two employees

GREENSBORO - Greensboro College is reporting that two of its employees were assaulted on campus this afternoon. The campus briefly went on lockdown after the assailant fled. Neither employee observed a weapon. According to the college, one of the employees sustained head injuries and traveled ambul

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-03-20 19:45:00

Victim's sister: She owed money before her fatal stabbing

GREENSBORO - Jurors got a sneak peek at the possible argument the defense plans to make in a first-degree murder trial this week. James "David" Footman of Greensboro is on the fifth day of his trial for allegedly killing 57-year-old Cathy Littles, a crack dealer, and severely injuring Littles' cust

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-03-20 00:15:00

Graham couple charged in car break-ins

The Alamance County Sheriff's Office says it has solved a series of car break-ins in southern Alamance County and arrested two people responsible. Thomas Levi Williamson, 33, and Mary Amber Twig, 35, of 507-B Kernodle Drive, Graham, were arrested Wednesday, March 14. The couple sold some stolen item


Defense, prosecution rest in Burlington man's murder trial

Naijii Boyd is on trial for 2016 Gaston County slaying A jury could decide Monday whether a Burlington man is guilty of murder in a 2016 shooting in Gaston County. On Friday, prosecutors rested their case against Naijii Boyd, who is charged with first-degree murder, five counts of kidnapping and rel


2 people seriously hurt after truck crosses center line, crashes head-on into car in Greensboro

The 1500 block of Pleasant Ridge Road in Greensboro (Google Maps) GREENSBORO, N.C. - Police said two people were seriously hurt after a driver in Greensboro crossed the center line and crashed into another vehicle head-on. A 1996 Chevrolet S-10 truck driven by a 47-year-old Colfax man crossed the ce


Bridge beam falls off tractor-trailer, causes Greensboro intersection to shutdown

Mike MurraySOURCE: Mike Murray Updated: 1:33 PM EDT Mar 16, 2018 A tractor-trailer is blocking the entire intersection of Battleground Avenue at New Garden Road. The accident happened around 1:20 p.m. The load on a tractor-trailer, carrying a bridge beam, shifted, causing the blockage. Both northb


A look inside what will be Burlington's largest new apartment complex downtown

BURLINGTON, N.C. -- It used to be a hub, but over the years Burlington's May Hosiery Mill has been forgotten and left to collect dust as the city carried on past it's textile roots. In a couple of months, that building will be bustling with activity once more. "Historic re-use is really our bread an


Suspect arrested in three Graham robberies

A man accused of robbing two banks and a convenience store in Alamance County is in jail, police said. Detectives and officers with the Graham Police Department arrested Raymon Jermaine Martin, 34, on Friday evening. He's charged with two counts of common law robbery and one count of attempted commo


Burlington could get townhouses, apartments, subdivision

Separate projects submitted to City of Burlington planners Developers have submitted plans to Burlington for a new subdivision, townhouses and apartments: Eastwood Homes Ingle Property Development wants to build 151 single-family houses at 7282 Burlington Road, near Sprngwood Park. At nearby Park Pl