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Governor announces $5,000 reward in murder case of Indian Trail's Sim Flowe

N.C. Governor Roy Cooper announced on Thursday that the State is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the murder of Sim Augusta Flowe, 87, of Indian Trail on Sept. 6. The Stallings Police Department responded to 3108 Gribble

ENQUIRERJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-17 20:58:00

Indian Trail Town Council gives itself a raise

The Indian Trail Town Council approved in a 3-1 vote on Tuesday (Nov. 14) to approve a raise for elected officials beginning when new council members are sworn in on Dec. 12. The Council approved a $50 per week raise. Mayor Michael Alvarez will now earn $12,695.84 per year' Mayor Pro Tem David Cohn

ENQUIRERJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-17 20:33:00

Man, woman killed in Union Co rollover wreck ID'd

Two out of the three people who were killed when the vehicle they were in overturned in Union County Thursday night have been identified. The deadly crash happened at the intersection of US-601 and Sikes Mill Road. The driver, identified as 24-year-old Gabriel Martinez Castro, was driving south on

WBTV - 2017-11-17 03:20:20

Busy Union County highway closed for hours after 3 killed in crash

UNION COUNTY, N.C. - A major highway in Union County was closed for hours after three people were killed in a crash late Thursday night. Deputies and state troopers said the crash happened just before 10:30 p.m. on Highway 601 at Sikes Mill Road, just north of Monroe. Authorities have not said how m

WSOC-TV - 2017-11-17 11:42:15

Carlton Tyson receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Carlton Tyson, owner of Tyson Group Companies, received the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Union County Chamber of Commerce this week. The award will be presented to him at the Chamber's Annual Gala on Dec. 7 at the Union County Agricultural Center in Monroe. The Lifetime Achievement Award


Detectives Make 6 Trafficking Arrests, Along With Seizure Of Drugs, Weapons, & Money In Union County

UNION COUNTY, NC - A week of drug busts has led to the arrest of six suspects and the confiscation of trafficking levels of heroin and methamphetamines. Deputies say five suspects were arrested as part of three interdiction operations that took place this week. A sixth suspect was also arrested, acc


Black Friday Shopping Hours And Locations

Black Friday Shopping is almost here. Take a look at this list of locations and store hours for businesses participating during the holiday shopping season (Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24). Malls: Carolina Place: 6 p.m. Thursday to midnight; open Friday 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Charlotte P


Marshville's Randy Travis performing Nov. 18 for first time since 2013 stroke

Grammy-winning artist Randy Travis of Marshville nearly died from a stroke in 2013. He will give his first performance since then on Saturday (Nov. 17) in Gainesville, Fla. Marshville native and legendary country musician Randy Travis will be performing this Saturday in Gainesville, Fla., for the fi


Memphis woman found guilty after man and pregnant girlfriend shot and killed

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Shelby Issac was found guilty on two counts of second degree murder after being accused of shooting and killing a Memphis man and his pregnant girlfriend. E.J. Tate and his pregnant girlfriend, Edwina Thomas, were killed last January. MPD said they were sitting in their car when a w

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2017-11-18 02:18:56

One man shot and killed in Castalia Heights

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Memphis police say one man has been shot and killed in a shooting in Castalia Heights. Officers are on the scene in the 2100 block of East Person Avenue. One man was shot and has been pronounced dead on the scene. Police say that the suspect was possibly driving a blue Chevrolet Imp

WREG - 2017-11-18 19:36:19

Man killed in Jackson Ave. shooting

Police are investigating a fatal shooting in the 4000 block of Jackson Avenue. Officials say a man was shot and pronounced dead at the scene. Police do not have any information about a suspect at this time. We have a crew on the scene working to confirm more information.

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2017-11-18 22:36:56

One man shot and killed at a Raleigh apartment complex

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -Memphis Police say a man was shot and killed at a Raleigh apartment complex. Police responded to a shooting call at the 2800 block of Stone way Lane. According to family members at the scene, the victim was in his early 20s. No other suspect information is available at this time.

WREG - 2017-11-18 03:25:26

One man shot and killed in Raleigh

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - One man was shot and killed in the Stonegate Apartments Friday night. Memphis Police said the shooting took place in the 2300 block of Stone Way Lane. No suspect information is available at this time. FOX13's Zach Crenshaw is headed to scene of the shooting now, a live report next a

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2017-11-18 03:35:11

Man shot, killed at Stonegate Apts.

A man is dead after a shooting at an apartment complex Friday night, Memphis police confirm. The shooting happened at Stonegate Apartment Complex on Stone Way Lane off Stage Road. No suspect information is available at this time. We are working to learn more details and will update this story as

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2017-11-18 03:30:55

Man shot, killed in Castalia Heights

A man was shot and killed in the Castalia Heights neighborhood, according to Memphis Police Department. The shooting happened Saturday afternoon near the intersection of East Person Avenue and Cooper Street. Police said the suspect(s) were possibly in a blue Chevrolet Impala with a broken tail light

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2017-11-18 19:26:02

Man indicted for murder of 69-year-old woman

Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich announced a 44-year-old man was indicted on first-degree murder charges for the death of a 69-year-old woman in Whitehaven. Terrance Brown was arrested for burglary in June for a separate incident. After his arrest, Brown was questioned about a hom

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2017-11-17 15:29:03

Man robs Gary clothing store at gunpoint

GARY - A man robbed a clothing store a gunpoint Thursday night in the city's Brunswick neighborhood, police said. The man entered Citi Trends in the 4300 block of West Fifth Avenue about 6:40 p.m., displayed a handgun and demanded money, Lt. Dawn Westerfield said. An employee complied with the man's

NWI.COM - 2017-11-17 23:30:00

Gary official sees vacant lots as opportunities for growth

CROWN POINT - While some people may see Gary as a series of vacant lots and abandoned buildings, Joe van Dyk sees those same parcels and structures as opportunities for growth. The director of the Gary Redevelopment Commission, van Dyk gave the concluding talk Thursday at a training academy on vacan

NWI.COM - 2017-11-18 22:00:00

Interfaith Clergy Council of Gary and Vicinity will worship with the Munster Clergy Association

DURING A RECENT meeting of the Interfaith Clergy Council of Gary and Vicinity, Rev Dr. David Neville was elected the 2017 president of the organization. Rev. Dr. David Neville (second from left) is congratulated with applause from other members present. Interfaith Clergy Council of Gary and Vicinity

CHICAGOCRUSADER.COM - 2017-11-17 16:58:52

Audit: Financial disarray plagues Gary school district

A state audit of the Gary Community School Corp. released Friday is harshly critical of systemic slipshod spending and sloppy accounting patterns that continued to take place even under a state-appointed fiscal manager. The 235-page audit, which focused from June 30, 2014, to July 1, 2016, points to

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 22:50:00