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McGregor Hall offers a rich array of programs for 2018-19

Theater goers will be able to choose from an abundance of theatrical offerings at McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center during the 2018-19 theater season.True to the slogan “Enriching the community with art ~ culture ~ education,” McGregor Hall and 2018-2019 season sponsor Vance Family Medicine recen

HENDERSON DAILY DISPATCH - 2018-08-18 20:00:00

Fun in the sun FBC Sunday school class takes Lincoln Heights kids to camp

In Granville County on Saturday afternoon, children who live in Lincoln Heights were wrapping up a day of fun at Camp Oak Hill with time in the pool. Squeals of laughter and delight echoed across the water as they played basketball in the shallow end and slid down the water slides, making a splash a

HENDERSON DAILY DISPATCH - 2018-08-19 00:30:08

Local residents finds hope by volunteering at New Hope

Sometimes life throws challenging and difficult-to-process circumstances at us.Walking out of them undamaged, let alone creating positivity despite them, can be extremely difficult.One local resident who has faced difficult circumstances surrounding people she’s very close to is taking it upon herse

HENDERSON DAILY DISPATCH - 2018-08-18 01:30:18

On the Water Weekly

A week of fun in the sun

Susan and I spent last week at Ocean Isle Beach with our three grandchildren, our three children, my dad and our son-in-law. We spent the majority of the time playing in the sand and swimming in the ocean waves. The weather and water were nice all week, and the seafood at Calabash was so good on Tue

HENDERSON DAILY DISPATCH - 2018-08-18 20:45:05

Bus driver arrested following multi-school bus crash in Durham

The crash, which involved at least two school buses from Durham Public Schools, happened before 7:30 a.m. on Alston Avenue and Juniper Street.

ABC11.COM - 2018-08-17 12:06:27

Boydton, VA – $300,000 | Old House Dreams

GRAND VICTORIAN C 1812 QUEEN ANNE ON 2 AC IN HISTORIC BOYDTON VA. The large porch surrounds the entire front of the house. The eye catching foyer with it''s grand stairway and beautiful accents greets you when entering the home.. The historic integrity has not been compromised. Original mantels, mol

OLD HOUSE DREAMS - 2018-08-17 21:44:00

ROBERT E LEE STATUE: Duke University announces Robert E. Lee statue will not return to chapel entrance

DURHAM, N.C.- Duke University announced the spot where a Robert E. Lee statue once stood will remain empty.[Duke removes Robert E. Lee statue from chapel entrance]People vandalized the statue after last year's violent protests in Charlottesville, Va.Eventually, crews removed the statue from the icon

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-18 12:17:09

Police: 4-year-old child was inappropriately touched at bounce house, man charged with kidnapping, indecent liberties

Burlington police said the incident happened at Bouncin’ Around, 309 Huffman Mill Rd., in Burlington, on July 24.

WXII 12 - 2018-08-17 15:52:00

‘Hamilton’ at DPAC went on sale, and everyone wanted their golden ticket

“Hamilton” tickets went on sale Saturday morning, with the line forming outside the Durham Performing Arts Center at 7 a.m. And even though there was no advantage to showing up earlier than that, people did..“We got here at 5:15,” said Tammy Evans, who had come from Youngsville and was first in line

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-08-18 08:20:00

Granville Central takes down Bartley Yancy, 35-0.

The Panthers QB Brady Smith hit Jordan Royster, but on his way to the end zone he steps out at the 5, so no score.

WRAL - 2018-08-18 01:32:00

Durham deputy injured in crash with fleeing driver :: WRAL.com

The driver fled, ran a stop sign on Adams Street and collided with a Durham County Sheriff’s car on Holloway Street, deputies said. The impact caused the deputy’s vehicle to then hit a van, authorities said.

WRAL - 2018-08-17 20:51:19

Beddingfield opens season with convincing win over Webb

Hutcherson added on to the lead with 8:33 left in the third quarter, then Davalice Rasberry intercepted a pass, and took it to the house to inflate the score to 33-6.

WRAL - 2018-08-18 08:33:55

Oxford commissioners debate funds for nonprofits

At its regular monthly meeting Tuesday evening, the Oxford Board of Commissioners got embroiled in an extended debate about funding nongovernmental agencies.Commissioner Ron Bullock made a motion to allocate $1,000 to the Granville County Human Relations Commission to support the Martin Luther King

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FBI, Franklin County Sheriff's Office arrest man on child sex crime charges

FRANKLINTON, N.C. (WNCN) - The Franklin County Sheriff's Office, with help from the FBI, arrested a 23-year-old man on child sex crime charges, officials announced Thursday.

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Autopsy: Former ECU football player shot 18 times :: WRAL.com

Raleigh, N.C.— A former East Carolina University football player who was killed last year outside a Raleigh restaurant was shot at least 18 times, according to an autopsy report released Thursday.

WRAL

103-Year-Old WSSU Alumna, Former Women’s Basketball Player Gets Special Visit From Team

DURHAM, N.C. (WFMY) – Earlier in August, Winston-Salem State University’s Chancellor Elwood Robinson made a special trip to Durham to visit one of the University’s oldest living alumni.

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-08-17 18:11:06

Medicine giveaway scheduled for Friday in Oxford

NC MedAssist will hold a mobile free pharmacy event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at Oxford Baptist Church, 147 Main St., Oxford. The event, which is in collaboration with Triangle North Healthcare Foundation, is open to any low-income individual or family needing over-the-counter medicatio

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Police searching for suspect in Wake Forest shooting :: WRAL.com

When they arrived, officers received a call that a man had been admitted to WakeMed with non-life threatening injuries. The man told doctors that he had been shot in Wake Forest, police said.

WRAL

Raleigh police investigating video showing officers striking man with baton

Raleigh police officials are reviewing the matter but in it, officers appear to strike a man who is already on the ground, as well as stomp on the man's foot.

ABC11.COM - 2018-08-17 22:06:15

The spot where Robert E. Lee statue once stood at Duke Chapel will remain vacant

Thursday, Duke President Vincent Price said the space will stay unoccupied to “provide a powerful statement about the past, the present and our values.”

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER