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Criminal summons issued for driver seen tethering dog to back of moving Jeep

During an investigation that followed, Huntersville Police Officers were dispatched in regards to the same vehicle traveling down the roadway in Huntersville on Monday afternoon, with the same dog tethered to the rear cargo carrier, police report.

WCNC - 2018-08-17 14:55:42

Teenager arrested for assault | Laurinburg Exchange

JonesLAURINBURG — A 17-year-old Laurinburg teenager was arrested Thursday after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend.The 21-year-old girlfriend reported the assault at the police department, according to Assistant Chief Terry Chavis. The victim told police the assault happened at her residence on Nic

LAURINBURG EXCHANGE - 2018-08-17 17:15:00

One Person Dead After Head On Collision In Chesterfield County - WCCB Charlotte

The accident happened around 11:25am on US-52 near Bethel Church Road. Investigators say Jim Chambley, 35, of Hartsville was driving his Chevrolet pickup truck when he crossed into oncoming traffic and hit the driver of a 2003 Mitsubishi sedan head on.


Wind splits, fells old tree in town | Laurinburg Exchange

On Wednesday night, one of the large trees in front of First Capital Bank on Laurinburg’s Main Street split and fell into the parking lot, blocking the exit from the bank.

LAURINBURG EXCHANGE - 2018-08-16 20:36:00

Charlotte restaurants featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives (and what to order)

CHARLOTTE, NC. -- If you're looking for some tasty eats in the Queen City, you don't have to look very far.

WCNC - 2018-08-17 10:34:35

Marlboro County teen dies in single-vehicle crash

The 6:55 p.m. crash happened when her south-bound Honda Accord ran off the right side of Salem Road and into some trees, said Cpl. Sonny Collins, South Carolina Highway Patrol.


Two men dead after Bennettsville shooting

BENNETTSVILLE, SC (WBTW) - Two men are dead after a shooting in Bennettsville early Wednesday morning.According to Bennettsville Police Chief Kevin Miller, the shooting happened on Crossland Street around 1:18 a.m. Wednesday morning.Two men are confirmed dead, but Chief Miller was unable to say if t


Some history leading to the Sunburnt Boys, Girls event | Laurinburg Exchange

In the second half of the 19th century there were some strong political disagreements within Richmond County. An area commonly called “Lower Richmond” wanted to secede and form their own county. Finally, in February 1899, the North Carolina State Legislature gave approval to the formation of Scotlan

LAURINBURG EXCHANGE - 2018-08-16 13:01:00

Hamlet Parks & Rec football, cheerleading registration now open | Richmond County Daily Journal

HAMLET — Registration for the Hamlet Parks and Recreation Department’s football leagues and cheerleading teams is now open. Those interested in either can sign up on weekdays at Hamlet City Hall from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Participants of the flag football league (ages 6-8) must have turned six by Apri


Two people shot, killed in Bennettsville Wednesday morning

"The Bennettsville Police Department will continue to work this investigation diligently with the State Law Enforcement Division to solve this matter, moreover, help bring closure to the family and justice to the victims," according to the release.


County Gets Good News on Bond Rating

A leading financial bond-rating agency has raised Moore County’s score, welcome news for county officials as they prepare for the first sale of voter-approved bonds.“Moore County leadership feels the rating improvement is well-deserved and is very appreciative of Standard and Poor’s recognition of M

PILOT.COM - 2018-08-16 16:49:00

Two men shot to death in Bennettsville

Bennettsville, S.C. (WPDE) —Two men were shot to death just after 1:30 Wednesday morning on Crosland Street in Bennettsville, according to Bennettsville Police Chief Kevin Miller.Miller said investigators are talking with witnesses.He added the State Law Enforcement Law Division is helping to invest


Four Moore County deputies return to active duty following fatal officer-involved shooting :: WRAL.com

By Alfred Charles, Online Managing EditorAberdeen, N.C.— Moore County Sheriff Neil Godfrey announced Tuesday that the deputies who were placed on desk duty after a fatal officer-involved shooting last month will be returned to active duty following an internal review that found the officers did not


Sheriff: Suspect captured after shooting Cleveland County deputy in the face

Cleveland County Sheriff Alan Norman said when the deputy arrived, he encountered a confrontation. The suspect started firing shots at the deputy striking him in the face and thigh. The deputy returned fire, although the suspect was not hit. The deputy was able to call for back-up.


American Airlines plane makes emergency landing at Charlotte-Douglas

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY)- An American Airlines flight bound for Chicago had to make an emergency landing in Charlotte Wednesday morning, sources confirm to FOX 46 Charlotte.


Crews Investigating Plane With Engine Troubles At Charlotte Douglas Airport - WCCB Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte Fire Department is at Charlotte Douglas Airport responding to calls about a plane with engine troubles.The incident happened around 8 a.m. this morning.A witness says there are no injuries and an engine caught fire.Check back for updates.


LANESBORO SERGEANT ACCUSED OF SMUGGLING DRUGS: Sergeant accused of trying to smuggle drugs into prison

POLKTON, N.C.- A sergeant at Lanesboro Correctional Institution in Anson County is facing charges for allegedly attempting to bring drugs into the prison, officials said.


Tuscarora Indians are federally recognized | Laurinburg Exchange

According to the U.S. Department of Interior-Bureau of Indians Affairs’ Memorandum Letter dated Sept. 26, 1975, the 10-page letter by the Bureau of Indians Affairs’ Regional Director Harry Rainbolt of the BIA Eastern Office to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs in Washington, D.C., provides validity


Laurinburg man killed in single-car crash | Laurinburg Exchange

According to a report by State Highway Patrol Trooper Nash, the victim was identified as Van Hodges Sullivan, 47.


Man arrested after riding hover-board in Walmart | Laurinburg Exchange

Perry Briggs Jr., 23, of North Second Street, Smithfield, was arrested at the Laurinburg Walmart, according to Police Capt. Chris Young.