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63-Year-Old Woman Stabbed To Death In Concord

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Cabarrus County authorities have arrested a suspect in the stabbing death of a 63-year-old woman. Deputies say Gwendalyn Reid of the Rimer area of Cabarrus County was found dead Wednesday morning […]


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Horry County Bans Beach Tents

Still another ban on large beach tents along the Grand Strand.


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Former NC Teacher Accused Of Sending Obscene Videos To Students

SHELBY, N.C. (AP) — A former middle school teacher in Cleveland County has been arrested and accused of sending obscene videos and pictures of herself to students. Thirty-four-year-old Caron Elizabeth Blanton of Mooresboro was arrested […]


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SC Education Agency Pulls Out Of Testing Program

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Education Superintendent Mick Zais has withdrawn the state from testing for new standards next year. Zais wrote the chairman of the South Carolina Board of Education on Monday saying […]


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USDA Says NC Health Agency Met Food Stamp Deadline

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The federal government says it’s satisfied that North Carolina’s Department of Health and Human Services has met the final deadline to whittle down its backlog of food stamp applications at local […]


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NC Officials Urge Caution After Hepatitis A Cases

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Officials at the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services are reminding residents to always take precautions when preparing food regardless of where they are. The warning comes as officials help […]


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Man Drowns In Pond Near SC Bar

LITTLE RIVER, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say the drowning of a 63-year-old man in an Horry County pond appears to be an accident. Rescuers pulled Michel Melanson from the water behind a bar and restaurant […]


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How SC Students Will Be Tested Next Year Unknown

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A years-long effort by state officials to help create standardized tests for South Carolina’s public schools may become moot, leaving uncertain how students will be tested next spring. More than 350 […]


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More Than 1,000 Get Hepatitis A Shots In Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Health officials say more than 1,000 people have been given vaccinations against hepatitis A after an employee at a Charlotte pizza restaurant was hospitalized with the disease. Health officials in Mecklenburg […]


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Cops Check For Link Between Body In Bin And Fire

BURLINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Investigators in Alamance County are trying to figure out if a woman found dead in a plastic storage bin is linked to a suspicious fire at a Burlington home. Police say […]