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Castle Hayne man shot and killed by passenger while driving in Florida

A Castle Hayne man was shot and killed by his passenger as he was driving on I-95 in Jacksonville, Florida early Sunday morning According to WJXT, Steven Shawn Grady, 26, of Castle Hayne, was traveling north on I-95 around 3 a.m. when his front seat passenger, Tyrell Brown, 32, woke up, pulled out a

WECT - 2017-11-20 23:02:40

Man charged with attempted murder in New Hanover County shooting

New Hanover County deputies have arrested a man on attempted murder charges following a shooting Sunday afternoon. According to Lt. Jerry Brewer with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to the 200 block of Flemington Road around 3 p.m. after receiving reports about a possible

WECT - 2017-11-20 18:04:18

Two Bladen County men killed in SC crash

Two Bladen County residents were killed in a Friday night accident in North Myrtle Beach, according to a Facebook post from NMB Fire Rescue. The crash happened just after 11:00 p.m. near the Cherry Grove exit on North Highway 17. A single vehicle had crashed off the roadway into the woods and was fl

WECT - 2017-11-20 02:55:15

Red Cross in need of blood donations over the holiday season

WILMINGTON, N.C. (PRESS RELEASE) - The holidays are known for the giving spirit and a hectic pace. This holiday season, the American Red Cross is sharing three ways to give the gift of life in less time. At this time of year many regular blood and platelet donors delay giving due to busy schedules-

WWAY NEWSCHANNEL 3 - 2017-11-20 16:14:12

WANTED: Suspect sought in Brunswick Co. break-ins

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect wanted for breaking and entering and larceny. James Walker Harvell, 25, of Shallotte, is facing three charges of breaking and entering, three counts of larceny after breaking and entering and one count of larceny of a firearm. Harvell is

WECT - 2017-11-20 21:07:04

NHC commissioners see need for new school in RiverLights development

Commissioners in New Hanover County unanimously voted Monday morning to make a formal request to Newland Communities, the developer of RiverLights, to set aside 15 acres for the site of a future school to be built in the area. (Source: WECT) NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Commissioners in New Hano

WECT - 2017-11-20 20:25:00

Find out what's closed for Thanksgiving

SOUTHEASTERN N.C. -- The following offices/services will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 for Thanksgiving; some facilities, as noted, will also be closed on Friday, Nov. 24. Wilmington City offices: Closed Thursday and Friday Wave Transit: Buses will not run on Thursday and the administrative office

STAR NEWS ONLINE - 2017-11-20 15:00:00

Counterfeit $50 bills used in Elizabethtown

Pictured is a person suspected of using counterfeit $50 bill in Elizabethtown over the weekend. (Source: Elizabethtown Police Department) ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WECT) - The Elizabethtown Police Department wants merchants to be on the lookout for someone using counterfeit $50 bills. A Facebook post said

WECT - 2017-11-20 22:26:26

Deck the halls: Doors to Christmas returns to Martinsburg Library

21 Doors of Christmas4 ra 11-20-17 Closeup of two Christmas Trees on display at the Doors of Christmas at the Martinsburg Public Library Monday afternoon in Martinsbruburg. (Journal Photo by Ron Agnir) MARTINSBURG - Main Street Martinsburg's annual Doors to Christmas returns to the Martinsburg Publi

JOURNAL & SUNDAY JOURNAL - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Life sentence for man gets reversed by supreme court

MARTINSBURG - The life sentence of a Berkeley County man who was convicted of a violent sexual assault of a woman has been reversed by the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. Berkeley County Judge John Yoder originally sentenced Marc A. Kilmer, 41, of Martinsburg, to life in prison to be served

JOURNAL & SUNDAY JOURNAL - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Brown-Voeltz obtains doctorate in social work

Crystal Brown-Voeltz, daughter of Robert and Wilma Hardy, and sister of Welton "Pooch" Brown of Hagerstown and Randy Hardy of Winchester, Va., graduated from Capella University in March with a Doctor of Social Work. Brown-Voeltz is a 1983 graduate of Williamsport High School. She attended the Univer

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-20 12:00:00

Sharpsburg cancels Christmas tree-lighting ceremony

SHARPSBURG - The Town of Sharpsburg will not hold its annual Christmas tree-lighting celebration this year. The town has held the event for the past five years, but lack of interest forced officials to scrap the annual event. "We've done it for five years, and less and less people have been coming,"

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-20 22:36:13

Boonsboro budget panel focuses on scheduling

BOONSBORO - It is a fairly short deadline, but members of Boonsboro's new budget task force hope to have recommendations for a new budgeting schedule by January, according to task force Chairman Ernie Harr. Harr told the Boonsboro Town Council on Monday night that the panel quickly agreed that "we n

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-21 03:19:00

Up to 40 firearms stolen from store

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - The Eastern Panhandle Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force is looking for a white male who broke into Tannerman's Trading Co. on Friday in Martinsburg. The West Virginia State Police and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives received a report that 40 firearms wer


Town Run Tap House offers whimsy and tasty treats

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Beyond the hustle and bustle of the main street in Shepherdstown, you will discover a true gem. Hidden on a back alley next to the train tracks that rumble through the area, you will find an old barn/warehouse. If you didn't know it was there, you wouldn't know to look for it.

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-19 13:44:26

Nurse, mother of six takes on JFK 50

Editor's note: This is the final story in a series about some of the people who will compete in the JFK 50 Mile ultramarathon today in Washington County. Joanna Benchoff, 35, of Williamsport started running just a year ago. As a mother of six and an overnight labor and delivery nurse at Meritus Medi


Two Aiken men ID'd as victims in double homicide at Hahn Village

The Aiken County Coroner's Office has released the identities of the two men who were killed in a double homicide early Sunday morning in Hahn Village. Logan Michael Novak, 28, and Harry A. Butler, 26, both of Aiken, were shot while sitting in a vehicle on Bradby Lane in Hahn Village on Sunday, acco

AIKEN STANDARD - 2017-11-20 19:35:00

UPDATE | Victims identified in Hahn Village shooting

AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Investigators continue to examine the double homicide that took place on Bradby Lane on Sunday. There is no suspect at this time but authorities are urging anyone with any related information to contact Crimestoppers of the Midlands at 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372). Caller

WRDW-TV - 2017-11-20 22:41:00

Burger King adding locations north of Aiken and in Graniteville area

Fans of Whoppers and Croissan'wiches soon will have a new place to dine locally. Construction is nearing completion on a Burger King not far from Aiken on Columbia Highway North. And work on another is scheduled to begin in the Graniteville area in early 2018. Stix & Co., Inc., will be the franchise

AIKEN STANDARD - 2017-11-20 19:22:00

Letter: Aiken must stop blight of trash

As we approach the coming holiday of Thanksgiving, anticipating the arrival of family and friends, I'm left with the same question I've had for the past eight years living in Aiken. How to answer my guests' inquiries regarding the incredible amount of trash along the highways, lawns, yards and count

AIKEN STANDARD - 2017-11-20 04:19:00