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Mt. Airy News
Family of seven struggling to overcome loss
Jessica Smith Davis goes back through what is left of her family's home on Boris Lane, Westfield, following a Sunday morning fire.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Kinston Free Press
U.S. Senate hopeful Mark Harris visits Kinston
With eight North Carolina Republican candidates for the U.S. Senate in the primary elections in May, one came to Kinston on Thursday to speak with potential voters.
FBI: Another arrest made in NC kidnapping case
Quantavious Thompson was taken into custody late Wednesday afternoon, FBI spokeswoman Shelley Lynch said in a statement.
College Baseball Roundup: 9th-inning rally boosts UNC past Elon
Wood Myers' sacrifice fly got North Carolina even before Landon Lassiter hit a single to cap a three-run ninth inning that carried the Tar Heels to a 5-4 nonconference baseball victory Wednesday over Elon.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
FBI: 2 more charged in connection with NC man's kidnapping
John Strong, FBI special agent in charge of North Carolina, addresses members of the media during a press conference at the Wake Forest Town Hall on Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Wake Forest, N.C. Strong said the kidnapping of Frank Arthur Janssen was related to his daughter's prosecution of North Carolina prisoner Kelvin Melton, who is serving a ... (more)
The Miami Herald
2 charged in kidnapping of NC prosecutor's father
Federal authorities filed kidnapping charges Wednesday against Jakym Tibbs and a man listed as John Doe known by the nickname "Kirkwood Quan."
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Eastern Wake News
Knightdale tries for fiber service through RST Fiber after Googlea s snub
RST Fiber, a Shelby, N.C.-based company, recently announced it would be looking at Wake Forest as a place to start offering service and Knightdale Communications Director Brian Bowman said the town will let RST Fiber know Knightdale would also be interested in fiberoptic service.
National Public Radio
Authorities Looking For Suspects In NC Kidnapping
Authorities say they are looking for more suspects in the abduction of a North Carolina prosecutor's father last week.
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Recruiting Spotlight: NyRhique Smith
NyRhique Smith is a 6'2 guard from Frederick Douglass high school in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Wake Weekly Online Edition
Posted On14 Apr 2014
By David Leone, Wake Weekly Associate Editor The suspect in the murder of three people at two Jewish community centers in Kansas Sunday once led a White Patriot Party march down South White Street in Wake Forest.
Imprisoned street gang leader used smuggled cellphone to plot kidnap of prosecutor's dad, DOJ says
A leader of a street gang serving a life sentence in maximum security at a North Carolina prison was federally charged Friday with using a smuggled cellphone to orchestrate the kidnapping of the father of the Wake County prosecutor who convicted him, the federal Department of Justice says.
Saunders: Honesty is the best pizza
Want an example? When Hugh Johnson of Raleigh got to the downtown bank several days ago and realized he'd lost the $100 bill and a check he was aiming to deposit, he fatalistically "figured it was gone forever" and went on about his business, even wishing good fortune to whoever had found it.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Gaston Gazette
NC inmates accused of kidnapping prosecutor's father
A North Carolina inmate described as a high-ranking member of the Bloods street gang faces a federal kidnapping charge after authorities say he used a mobile phone to help orchestrate the abduction of a prosecutor's father.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
N.C. Kidnapping Was Revenge Plot Against D.A.
The kidnapping of a 63-year old man from Wake Forest, North Carolina over the weekend was reportedly part of a plot aimed at exacting revenge on an assistant district attorney, according to the FBI.
First Drip (4/11/14): FBI unseals list of items seized from Cannon,...
First Drip : FBI unseals list of items seized from Cannon, N.C. doctors are growing vaginas, more The FBI has released the list of items agents seized from former mayor Patrick Cannon.
FBI: North Carolina inmate helped orchestrate kidnapping
In this undated photo provided by Raleigh/Wake City-County Bureau of Identification Kelvin Melton is shown.
The Charlotte Observer
Studies: Lab-grown nostrils, vaginas working well
In this photo issued by Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine and taken in April 2014, Yuanyuan Zhang, M.D., Ph.D, assistant professor at the Institute, demonstrates the process to engineer a vaginal organ in a laboratory in Winston Salem, N.C. Scientists report in two separate studies they have made vaginas and part of the nose, ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Nation Briefs: Driver in day care crash arrested
The SUV driver accused of causing a crash at a Florida day care that killed a 4-year-old girl has been arrested.
Wake Weekly Online Edition
Posted On10 Apr 2014
By Clellie Allen WAKE FOREST - The Fede-ral and State Bureaus of Investigation have joined a Wake Forest Police in-vestigation into the disappearance of a Wake Forest man.
Eastern Wake News
Two dead, one hurt, suspect arrested in Wendell shooting
Nathan Lorenzo Holden, 31, who listed his address as 6494 Stag Trail in his official booking documents at the Wake County Jail, had his first appearance in court Thursday afternoon.