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Beloved North Carolina fifth grade teacher, 45, who is daughter of legendary Hall of Fame pitcher Jim 'Catfish' Hunter, mysteriously dies during fire drill
A fifth-grade teacher in North Carolina has died after falling ill during a school fire drill on Thursday. Kim Hunter Daugherty, 45, had an undisclosed medical emergency at Hertford Grammar School, Perquimans County Schools assistant superintendent James Bunch said.
Perquimans teacher dies after collapsing at school
HERTFORD — A beloved teacher at Hertford Grammar School whose father was a Major League pitching legend died Thursday after collapsing at her school. Kim Hunter Daugherty, daughter of Jim “Catfish” Hunter, died at Vidant Chowan Hospital in Edenton where she was transported after collapsing at the Pe
Huge fire erupts on North Carolina highway after tractor-trailer hauling 8,500 gallons of gas crashes
A large tractor-trailer hauling 8,500 gallons of gasoline reportedly hit an icy part of the road on I-73 in Greensboro, North Carolina, which sent the vehicle flying. The tractor-trailer flipped onto its side, igniting a massive fire that forced officials to close portions of the highway Thursday mo
The Homemade Goods From This Amish Store In North Carolina Are Worth The Drive To Get Them
There are only a few Amish communities in the Tar Heel State, and this general store is located right in the heart of one of them. Updated in the last two years to include a huge expansion, Shiloh General Store has all of the essentials (including a deli) to make for a fun and eclectic day trip into
Michael Cohen: 'I am done being loyal to President Trump'
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shaken and facing a prison term, President Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer said Friday that Trump directed him to buy the silence of two women during the 2016 campaign because he was concerned about how their stories of alleged affairs with him "would affect the election."
Marine Corps says $3.6B for storm repairs at Camp Lejeune
WASHINGTON (AP) - When Marines from Camp Lejeune, N.C., were preparing for their upcoming deployment to the Middle East, they faced an unusual challenge: the beach they needed to train on had been washed away by Hurricane Florence.
7-year-old immigrant girl dies after Border Patrol arrest
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - A 7-year-old girl who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border with her father last week died after being taken into the custody of the U.S. Border Patrol, federal immigration authorities confirmed Thursday.
Congress approves $400 billion for farmers, forests, poor
WASHINGTON (AP) - After months of debate and negotiation, Congress voted final approval Wednesday to a massive farm bill that will provide more than $400 billion for agriculture subsidies, conservation programs and food aid.
Perquimans Co. teacher passes away unexpectedly during fire drill
PERQUIMANS Co., N.C. – A local elementary school is mourning the loss of one of its teachers. James R. Brunch, Assistant Superintendent of Perquimans County Schools, told News 3 Kim Hunter Daugherty died unexpectedly during a fire drill Thursday. Hunter was a teacher at Hertford Grammar School.
Police looking for missing Elizabeth City man
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — The Elizabeth City Police Department is looking for a man who went missing in the city Monday around 9 a.m. According to a Facebook post from the Elizabeth City Police Department, Preston Earl McPherson was reported missing from the 400 block of South Hughes Boulevard.
The North Carolina Election Fraud Scandal Keeps Getting Worse
The midterms were a month and a half ago, but the fight’s not over in North Carolina, where Republican House candidate Mark Harris’ 9th District election campaign is under investigation over allegations that an aide kept absentee ballots from being returned. Harris beat his opponent, Democrat Dan Mc
Del Monte recalls more than 64,000 cans of fiesta corn
WASHINGTON (WHTM) - Del Monte Foods is recalling more than 64,000 cans of fiesta corn sold in Pennsylvania and 24 other states because it may have been under-processed during sterilization.
N Carolina teacher, MLB player's daughter dies after drill
HERTFORD, N.C. — Authorities in North Carolina say a fifth-grade teacher who fell ill during a fire drill died at school. Perquimans County Schools assistant superintendent James Bunch tells The Virginian-Pilot that 45-year-old Kim Hunter Daugherty died Thursday morning of an undisclosed medical eme
NC's Mark Meadows won't be Trump's next chief of staff
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says President Donald Trump has told Rep. Mark Meadows that he's needed in Congress and won't be Trump's next chief of staff. Press secretary Sarah Sanders says Trump spoke Wednesday with the North Carolina Republican.
Player of the Week: Traveon Freshwater
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WITN) - Northeastern football standout and ECU football commit Traveon Freshwater is our newest WITN Pepsi Player of the Week!. "He brings a mental toughness, a physical toughness," said Northeastern head coach Antonio Moore. "He's an awesome guy also. When you're good people,
Washington woman charged in meth bust
WASHINGTON, Beaufort County — A Washington woman is behind bars in Beaufort County on drug charges. The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office arrested Lori Murphy, 49, on Tuesday.
Suspect in Ahoskie homicide arrested
AHOSKIE, N.C. (WAVY) --- A man wanted for a June shooting that left a man dead in Ahoskie has been arrested, police say. Ahoskie Police said 30-year-old Akendo Taurin Williams was charged with the murder of Reco Larone Lewis, which occurred on June 23.
NC woman arrested in suspected white supremacist attack on DJ
SEATTLE (AP) - The FBI is helping investigate an attack by several suspected white supremacists on a black disc jockey at a tavern in Washington state over the weekend, authorities said Monday.
Police investigate homicide of 81-year-old man in Ahoskie
HERTFORD COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) - Police are investigating a homicide of an 81-year-old man in Ahoskie, North Carolina. Hertford County Police say a family member contacted them about the death around 8 a.m. on Friday. It happened in the 600 block of US 13 South.
Police: Man takes photos of dead woman in New York motel, steals her dog
Gates, N.Y. (WHAM) - Police in Gates, New York arrested a man Thursday after investigators said he broke into a dead woman's motel room, stole her dog and left without telling anyone she had died.