Monday May 13
Police: Teacher bites ear off girlfriend at school lot
Twymon Antonio Arnold, 39, a permanent substitute teacher at Washington County Union Middle School in Roper, has been charged with maiming without malice, assault on a female, and kidnapping.
NC hospitals: We're squeezed between "Obamacare" and its opposition
North Carolina hospitals say they are facing $7.8 billion in Medicare cuts in the coming decade and are asking lawmakers on Jones Street to make policy with an eye on the federal Affordable Care Act.
Road Worrier: NCDOT agency had loose controls on spending, report says
Shelton A. Russell of Cary resigned as head of DOT's Business Opportunity and Workforce Development office in December, as an internal investigation was winding down.
Two Pedestrians Struck By Vehicle While Pushing One
Two people pushing a car in the dark were injured when they were hit by a vehicle.
The Gaston Gazette
Gastonia Police Receive $ 116,200 in Grants & New Equipment
The Gastonia Police Department has received $116,200 in state grants and equipment for traffic enforcement efforts to help to make roads safer in Gaston County, according to Gastonia Traffic Enforcement Sgt.