Wednesday Aug 27
Bladen County Sheriff's Office
Deputies with the Bladen County Sheriff's Office handled a total of 57 calls from the public between Aug. 20 and Aug. 27. Among those calls were 11 for larceny, 10 for breaking and/or entering, seven for verbal and/or physical assault, three for drugs, two for alarms and one for suspicious activity.
The Star Online
State preps for moped law changes
Shelley Brackett and her husband bought a moped last summer to get around town while their truck was broken down.
Jacksonville Daily News
Deputies probe slaying in rural Pender County
Authorities in Pender County are investigating the death of an elderly woman who was found dead in her home earlier this week.
Shelby Shopper And Info
Dorothy Elizabeth Greene Lynch
Dorothy Elizabeth Greene Lynch, died Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Ally's Cove Assisted Living in White Oak Manor, Kings Mountain.
Pender County woman found dead on birthday, foul play suspected
According to Major Keith Hinkle with the Pender County Sheriff's Office, an elderly woman was found dead on her birthday.
Call for Artists - Seafood Blues and Jazz Poster Contest
Time is growing short, but there is still time to submit your entry for your vision to convey B L U E S & J A Z Z , in an outstanding artistic form.
CMS to identify causes of low-performing schools
Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools plans to use hundreds of thousands of dollars for outside researchers to identify where the district and certain schools need improvement, CMS Superintendent Heath Morrison said Wednesday.
The Gaston Gazette
Legislative roundup: Bill would raise National Guard leadership criteria
A new measure passed by the state legislature will ensure that any future leader of the state National Guard meets increased criteria.