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Panthers host Saints in crucial Monday night battle
Somehow, the Carolina Panthers are still in the thick of the NFC playoff race. Despite losing five straight games, firing two assistant coaches and a beat-up Cam Newton, a win Monday night against NFC South rival New Orleans would go a long way in giving Panthers fans something to add to their Chris
Shelby’s Next Post-Polio Support Group Meeting Is Mon., Dec. 17
Shelby, NC – December 17th Post-Polio Support Group Meeting is at 6pm. The location is at the rear of the Life Enrichment Center off of Hwy. 18N. in Shelby, N.C. on Life Enrichment Drive, off of Hwy. 18 North.
North Ridgeville Police officer writes open letter to 18-year-old caught driving at 100 mph
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The North Ridgeville Police Department said an officer gave a ticket to a 18-year-old driver going 100 mph on State Route 10. The officer said the driver was scared after he pulled him over.
Cleveland Police investigating 6 shootings in city within 3-hour time span
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Officers with the Cleveland Police Department are investigating six different shootings in the city. The shootings all happened within a 3-hour time span.
College basketball rankings: Gonzaga drops to No. 7 in Top 25 And 1 after double-digit loss at North Carolina
When Mark Few committed to playing in the Maui Invitational, committed to playing at North Carolina and Creighton, committed to a neutral-court showdown with Tennessee, he did so under the assumption his leading returning scorer, Killian Tillie, would be available. But Tillie had ankle surgery in th
Earthquake centered in Tenn. felt in North Carolina
MASCOT, Tenn. - An earthquake centered in eastern Tennessee also was felt in three other states. The U.S. Geological Survey website says the epicenter of the magnitude 3.0 earthquake early Sunday was southeast of Mascot. It also was felt in parts of Georgia, Kentucky and North Carolina.
North Carolina school system tests positive for lead at its oldest schools
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Tests show water fixtures at 41 of Charlotte-Mecklenburg 89 oldest schools had unsafe levels of lead, and officials say those fixtures have been removed, blocked off or filtered as soon as the high levels were detected.
North Carolina Open Thread
NORTH CAROLINA OPEN THREAD for Sunday, December 16, 2018. This is a weekly feature of North Carolina Blue. We hope this regular platform gives readers interested in North Carolina politics a place to share their knowledge, insight and inspiration as we work on taking back our state from some of the
1 Cleveland McDonald’s plagued with health violations
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - You won’t love this. According to the Cleveland Department of Public Health, the McDonald’s—located at 8210 Euclid Ave., near the Cleveland Clinic—has been inspected at least eight times since Sept. 25.
Wolves go 3-2 at Foothill Duals
The Lincolnton Wolves wrestling team posted a 3-2 record at Saturday’s Foothill Duals at East Wilkes High School. The Wolves picked up wins over Cherryville, Forbush and Starmount, while dropping close matches to East Meck and South Iredell.
NC man acknowledges sexually assaulting child, police say
MARSHALL, N.C. (WJHL) - North Carolina police say a man is facing charges after he confessed to sexually assaulting a child. The Madison County Sheriff's Office says it received a complaint about a sexual assault involving a child younger than nine-years-old.
Fire chief charged in prostitution ring
A volunteer fire chief was arrested in a sex sting in York County, South Carolina. Thomas Pickard was one of eight people arrested in the bust that netted a total of five men and three women, according to the York County Sheriff's Department.
Former teen mom overcomes challenges to graduate college
From a young age, Elizabeth Bradley’s chances for success seemed against the odds. She grew up largely in a Bessemer City trailer park. Her mom suffered from mental illness, which really began manifesting itself when Bradley and her three siblings were almost teenagers. Through the years, the childr
North Carolina authorities looking for man charged with multiple counts of child rape
UNION COUNTY, N.C. – Deputies in Union County are looking for a man accused of multiple counts of child rape. Daran Marte Wingo, 31, faces several charges of statutory rape of child by adult and multiple counts of indecent liberties with a child.
Scheme to blow up North Carolina detention center thwarted when plans mailed to wrong person
GRAHAM, N.C. (WGHP) — An escape plot to blast a hole into the Alamance County Detention Center was thwarted when an inmate mailed the plans to the wrong person, according to the sheriff’s office.
Blacksburg man sentenced to decades in prison for sexually abusing boy
BLACKSBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) – Solicitor Barry Barnette said a Blacksburg will spend the next 25 years in prison for sexually assaulting a child. Jobe Hames, 25, pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sexual conduct on Wednesday.
North Carolina, South Carolina battle to a draw in Shrine Bowl
SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Guess the border battle between North and South Carolina will have to wait a year before finally being settled. The 82nd meeting between the top gridiron standouts from North and South Carolina finished in a 10-all tie at Wofford College’s Gibbs Stadium in Spartanburg. It is only
Shelby turns slow start into state championship appearance
Shelby, N.C. — Heading into week five of the high school football season, things didn’t look great for Shelby. The Golden Lions were sitting with a 1-3 record, trying to figure out what was going wrong.
Man wanted on multiple counts of child rape in North Carolina
The Union County Sheriff's Office is currently searching for 31-year-old Daran Marte Wingo. Deputies report several arrest warrants have been issued against Wingo, charging him with multiple counts of statutory rape of a child by an adult and multiple counts of indecent liberties with a child.
Heart and sole: Whit Miller’s closing after nearly a century in downtown Mooresville
Whit Miller’s Shoe Store & Repair, a fixture in downtown Mooresville for 91 years, is preparing to close its doors by the end of the month. But shop owners David and Audrey Miller aren’t completely retiring from the shoe repair business – just from the shop at 122 N. Main Street.