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Body of missing Durham man pulled from Falls Lake

Carl Lynnberg Adams and Tierra Essence Mann DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) - Durham police confirmed the body of a missing man was recovered from Falls Lake Monday afternoon. The body of Carl Adams was found near the Hickory Hill Boating Access. Adams' body was discovered Monday afternoon shortly after 3:15

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-16 21:46:57

New Durham City Council member is first Latina

Durham City Council has its first Latina council member after the council voted to appoint Javiera Caballero on Tuesday night. The council is now majority women and has its first Hispanic/Latino member. Caballero is a program coordinator and PTA president of Club Boulevard Humanities Magnet Element

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-01-16 22:59:00

NC schools announce snow day Wednesday ahead of winter storm

Cumberland and Durham counties were the first school systems to announce they would be closed on Wednesday. The National Weather Service in Raleigh issued a winter storm warning for all of central North Carolina. Snow is expected to begin in the Triangle area between 4 and 7 a.m. Wednesday and cont

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-01-16 21:03:00

Wake County Board of Education names interim superintendent

The Wake County Board of Education announced Tuesday evening the appointment of Dr. Del Burns as interim superintendent of the Wake County Public School System. Dr. Burns will take office on February 1st. By the end of Dr. Burns' interim contract on June 30th, the Board hopes to have found a permane

ABC11.COM - 2018-01-17 00:03:38

How Chapel Hill, area school systems are preparing for the expected snowstorm | News & Observer

The town of Chapel Hill and all three area school systems announced schedule changes for Wednesday because of the snowstorm that is expected to hit the Triangle on Wednesday. Durham Public Schools, Orange County Schools and Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools all will be closed. Person County Schools

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-01-16 23:45:00

Durham couple went missing before Christmas. Police think they have found them.

The bodies of two people who were reported missing before Christmas have been found, police reported Tuesday. Police said Carl Adams was found in Falls Lake, near the Hickory Hill Boating Access, shortly after 3:15 p.m. Monday. A black woman was found in the water around 11 a.m. Tuesday, they said.

HERALDSUN.COM - 2018-01-16 21:52:00

N. Carolina governor declares emergency ahead of snow, cold

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - An Arctic wave of wintry weather is expected to spread snow across the width of North Carolina, from the mountains to the coast. Schools closed early Tuesday from the Tennessee border to Asheville ahead of the rush of snow and cold. Forecasters said up to 4 inches could fall in

WRAL - 2018-01-16 22:42:50

Water-main break forces 1-block shutdown of MLK Jr Blvd in Raleigh

The city closed the 1800 block of Martin King Luther Jr. Boulevard on Tuesday morning to repair a broken main. That is the section between Peyton Street and Grantland Drive. Posted detours take eastbound drivers south of the closed section. Westbound drivers are being directed on a route that goes

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-01-16 12:51:00

Oklahoma father arrested after 1-year-old child admitted to hospital with multiple broken bones

OKMULGEE COUNTY, Okla. - An Oklahoma father was arrested after a 1-year-old child was admitted to the hospital with multiple broken bones. In December 2017, investigators from the Okmulgee County Sheriff's Office learned of a 1-year-old child who was admitted to an Oklahoma City hospital, suffering

KFOR - 2018-01-16 20:23:44

Fire forces apartment residents into bitterly cold weather

OKLAHOMA CITY - It was a brutally cold wake up call Tuesday morning for residents and firefighters when a building at a metro apartment complex went up in flames. The call came in a little before 4:30 a.m. from the Ashley Park Townhomes near Southwest 74th and May. With temperatures dipping below 10

KFOR - 2018-01-16 17:52:39

World-class string quartet to give free concert

From The Edge Chamber Music Series returns with a special concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at St. John's Episcopal Church in Norman. The Serafin String Quartet, which debuted at Carnegie Hall in 2004, will be joined joined by pianist Stephanie Shames and violinist Hal Grossman. The program will include: C

NORMAN TRANSCRIPT - 2018-01-16 21:14:00

VIDEO: Man robs metro Family Dollar at gunpoint

Surveillance video shows a man that police hope to identify in connection to a Jan. 15 armed robbery at a metro business. (Oklahoma City Police Department){ } Police hope to identify a man that robbed a metro business at gunpoint. The Oklahoma City Police Department has released surveillance video o

OKCFOX.COM - 2018-01-16 11:27:14

Man sets himself on fire following domestic dispute

A man intentionally set himself on fire in front of Ada police officers Tuesday. Ada police, responding to what began as a domestic disturbance, came into contact with the man as he drove to Rosedale Cemetery. There, in front of police officers who were attempting to calm him down, the man poured ga

THE ADA NEWS - 2018-01-17 00:33:00

Woman arrested for mail theft

Serving Edmond, OK for Over 128 Years Ashley Elizabeth Brown Police arrested a Bethany woman for mail theft. She told police she was preparing to use the information out of mailboxes to open accounts at a cellphone store, said Jenny Wagnon, Edmond Police spokeswoman. Police want to alert the public

EDMOND SUN - 2018-01-17 02:00:00

Former OU fraternity treasurer charged with embezzlement

NORMAN - The former treasurer of a University of Oklahoma fraternity has been charged with embezzlement after being accused of withdrawing thousands of dollars from the organization. Jacob Morgan Stephens, 21, is accused of embezzling about $32,000 from the OU chapter of the Alpha Sigma Phi fraterni

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2018-01-16 20:00:00

Authorities hope to identify man that robbed store, assaulted clerk

Police say a man assaulted a metro clerk during an armed robbery in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma City Police Department reports that at approximately 9:30 a.m. Jan. 12 a man robbed Family Dollar, 4400 block of NW 10 Street, at gunpoint. The suspect spent a long time in the business during the robbery

OKCFOX.COM - 2018-01-16 11:42:03

Phoenix Woman Attempts Suicide After Killing Boyfriend: Police

PHOENIX, AZ - A woman with a gash on her face acting erratically led police to discover her murdered boyfriend. Zynia Chapman, 23, is charged with first-degree murder. Police were called to the Loop 101 Overpass at 23rd Avenue around 9:30 on Sunday morning because a woman - later identified as Chapm

PATCH - 2018-01-16 19:14:01

Cave Creek Unified School District's Kindergarten Roundup

The Cave Creek Unified School District's five A+ Elementary Schools of Excellence, will be holding their Kindergarten Roundup on February 6, 2018, beginning at 5pm. Each elementary school has a different focus, with all students being inspired to become lifelong learners in order to succeed in a glo

SONORAN NEWS - 2018-01-15 19:24:42

5 Great Spots for Tea Service in Metro Phoenix

It's a new year and the coolest months have begun here in metro Phoenix. It's a great time to be sipping tea, indulging in pastries, and admiring the desert landscape. The Valley has several viable tea house options, a range of tea rooms to satisfying a range of tea drinkers. You can experience the

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2018-01-16 13:00:00

Here's the 2018 Lineup for Canal Convergence

Scottsdale Public Art has posted its preliminary lineup for Canal Convergence 2018, which opens on Friday, February 23. The four-day event at the Scottsdale Waterfront continues on Saturday, February 24, as well as the following weekend on Friday, March 2, and Saturday, March 3. The free event will

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2018-01-16 14:00:00