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Burlington Police Department Set To Surprise Terminally Ill 8-Year-Old Whose Dog Was Stolen

BURLINGTON, NC (WFMY) - The stolen companion dog of terminally ill 8-year-old Dakaia Gray still hasn’t shown up, but that hasn't stopped the Burlington Police Department from taking action in heartwarming fashion.


Brandt Snedeker shoots 59 at Wyndham Championship | Truro News

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Brandt Snedeker shot an 11-under 59 on Thursday at the Wyndham Championship, falling one shot shy of matching the PGA Tour record.


Haw River man who abducted, raped girl near Mebane gets 92 years in prison

Greg Daniel Overman, 41, of 128 Second St., Haw River, took the girl as she waited for her school bus around 7 a.m. on Oct. 11, 2016, on Mebane Oaks Road near Horner Farm Trail outside Mebane, according to the Alamance County Sheriff's Office.


$10 Dog and Cat Adoption Special at Burlington Animal Services

BURLINGTON, N.C. -- Find a four-legged friend to add to the family for only $10.Burlington Animal Servicesis having a "Dog Days of Summer Pet Adoption Special" to help shelter pets find a loving home.Related:Animal Shelter Directors Come Together To Solve OvercrowdingThe $10 adoption fees begin Augu


Greensboro Condemns Apartments Where 5 Kids Died After a Fire; Tenants Given 30 Days to Move

Fire investigators found the fire was caused by unattended cooking, although tenants said they had complained to the landlords about issues with the oven months before the deadly fire. Upon inspection, the city found several code violations in that and other units on the property, which led to them


Racist threats, Nazi graffiti, Trump feuds: Records reveal racial tension in Orange County schools :: WRAL.com

By Kelly Hinchcliffe, WRAL education reporterHillsborough, N.C.— In May 2017, an assistant principal entered a boys' bathroom at Cedar Ridge High School in Orange County. There, scrawled on the wall, was a threat: "Kill all (racial slur)." He soon found similar graffiti in other bathrooms. Swastikas


Family Wants Answers After Dog Shot, Killed By Reidsville Police Officer

The Paschal family, who owns a fence company, says they were doing fence work at the impound lot and their Australian cattle dog Auger came with them as he normally does. They say they heard Auger bark, and suddenly they heard gunshots. They say Auger had been shot twice by the officer.


Tractor-trailer crashes into church in Haw River

Photo GalleryHAW RIVER, N.C. — A tractor-trailer crashed into a Haw River church on Monday afternoon.The crash happened at the The Lamb’s Chapel on Roxboro Road.Sgt. Doug Faulls, with Haw River police, said three vehicles were involved.One man in a passenger vehicle was taken to Duke University Hosp


Man accused of killing Reidsville man whose remains were found in Browns Summit; victim was last seen alive in Winston-Salem

Samuel James Youse, 18, is charged with first-degree murder, felony larceny and possessing stolen goods. He was being held in the Guilford County jail Monday with no bond allowed.


Man Charged With Murder After Body Found in Browns Summit

BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. -- The Guilford County Sheriff's Office says a man has been arrested in connection with a body that was found in Browns Summit last week.Deputies say Samuel James Youse III is charged for the murder of Jamar Manasseh Rose, 18.PREVIOUS:Skeletal Remains Found in Browns Summit Ident


Live WWE RAW Results (8/13): Last RAW Before SummerSlam

The August 13th, 2018 edition of WWE RAW airs live from the Greensboro Colliseum in Greensboro, NC.Keep refreshing this page for live results starting at 8 PM ET and comment with your thoughts!


Charges dismissed against 2 facing prison time for illegally voting in Alamance County

Whitney Brown, 32, and Anthony Haith, 40, took a plea deal that led to the dismissal of felony charges. The two were among 12 in Alamance County that were being prosecuted for illegally voting.


1 Dead, 1 Injured In Guilford Co. Shooting: Sheriff

GUILFORD COUNTY, NC – One person is dead and another injured after a shooting at a Guilford County home Sunday morning.20-year-old Hassan Elgaali was found dead on the 3400 block of Randleman Road in Greensboro by Guilford County deputies after reports of a shooting.19-year-old Adontaye Antonio was


One man dead, another injured in Greensboro shooting

Adontaye Antonio, 19, sustained injuries which are not believed to be life threatening. He was transported to a local hospital.


4 active Silver Alerts in the Triad, including 80-year-old woman missing out of Winston-Salem

In Winston-Salem, 80-year-old Joy Hill Dowell, 49-year-old Christopher Peter Sexton and 17-year-old Logan Grant Davenport are all reported missing. Russell Howard Caffrey, 57, is reported missing out of Greensboro.


One man dead, deputies looking for suspect in early morning shooting

The Guilford County Sheriff’s Office responded to 3446 Randleman Road for a shooting and found Hassan Elgaali, 20, dead. Officials said Adontaye Antonio, 19, was injured and taken to a hospital. His injuries are not life-threatening.


Burlington's most wanted, Aug. 10

Timothy Wayne Hensley, 53, 6 feet 1 inch tall, 160 pounds, charged with felony interfering with an electronic monitoring device; and


Mom Fights NC's 'Contributory Negligence Law' After Daughter Killed By SUV Driver

Elkes is unable to recover for damages because of the law that states if her daughter is even 10% at fault for causing the accident, and the driver 90% at fault, she cannot receive those damages.


Rabid fox bites person in Burlington’s second confirmed rabies case of 2018

BURLINGTON, N.C. — A rabid fox bit a person Monday in Alamance County’s second confirmed rabies case of the year, according to a news release.


Greensboro Woman Fights 'Contributory Negligence Law' After Daughter Was Killed by a Car

Mignon Elkes' 23-year-old daughter pictured above was struck and killed by an SUV on May 18, 2018. Elkes was unable to recover for damages because of the law that states if her daughter is even 10% at fault for causing the accident, and the driver 90% at fault, she cannot receive those damages.