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Friday Jul 11 | WLOS

Belhaven mayor plans walk to DC to save hospital

TV in Greenville reports Mayor Adam O'Neal is planning the walk in an effort to save Vidant Pungo Hospital.

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Related Topix: Belhaven, NC

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WCTI

Investigators arrest two people in a pair of break-ins

Two people are charged in a pair of break-ins. Christopher Perdue, 23, of Washington, and Sheryl Kladis, 28, of Chocowinity, are both charged with felony larceny.

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Related Topix: Chocowinity, NC

Mon Jul 07, 2014

WITN

Beaufort Co. Commissioners To Discuss Many Topics

A variety of topics lie on the table as the Beaufort County Board of Commissioners prepare to discuss them in a meeting Monday evening.

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Related Topix: Chocowinity, NC

Fri Jul 04, 2014

WITN

Drinking Water & Wastewater Systems Report Few Problems From Arthur

The Division of Water Resources reports that public water supply systems and wastewater treatment systems remain operational with no significant incidents reported, and no boil water advisories yet needed.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Rodanthe, NC, Waves, NC, Salvo, NC, Dare County, NC

WITN

Damage Reports From Arthur's Path

As our meteorologists have been tracking Hurricane Arthur, we have been following up on damage reports coming into our newsroom from emergency crews and viewers alike.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Duplin County, NC, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Rose Hill, NC

Thu Jul 03, 2014

WVEC-TV Norfolk

Curfews imposed; Several shelters opened in North Carolina

Several shelters have been opened in North Carolina for those who need to get out of harm's way.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Carteret County, NC, Craven County, NC, Onslow County, NC

WITN

Does Your Insurance Protect Your Home From Hurricane Or Other Storm Damage

Hurricane Arthur is intensifying. Winds are up to 90 mph. The National Hurricane Center issued a hurricane warning for most of the North Carolina coast.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Tornado, Washington, NC, Mortgage, Personal Finance

WITN

Beaufort County: State Of Emergency, Evacuation Order & Shelters Opening

A state of emergency and a curfew has been enacted for Beaufort County which includes mandatory evacuations for some parts of the county.

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WITN

Home Again: Volunteers Re-Build 86-Year-Old Tornado Victim's Home

Tropical Storm Arthur has now prompted the National Hurricane Center to issue a hurricane warning for most of the North Carolina coast.

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Related Topix: Surf City, NC, Pender County, NC

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Windsor Beacon

Child rape case leaves trail of mysteries, victims

Undated arrest photo made available by the Chatham County Sheriff's Department, in Georgia, shows Matthew Coniglio, 46. / Chatham County Sheriff's Office via AP Matthew Coniglio's Georgia home held a trove of child pornography, more than 50,000 images and videos stored on laptops, external hard drives and thumb drives.

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Related Topix: Chatham County, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

Beaufort County man wins $376,407 Carolina Cash 5 jackpot

James Freeman of Washington matched all five numbers in the June 18 Carolina Cash 5 drawing and won the $376,407 jackpot.

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Related Topix: Lottery

Tue Jul 01, 2014

WITN

Beaufort County Family Remembers Weathering Hurricane Irene In A Treehouse

The last tropical system to cause any significant damage to Eastern Carolina was almost three years ago with Hurricane Irene, which dumped over 15 inches of rain in parts of Beaufort County, flooding homes and roads.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Irene

WITN

Tropical Storm Arthur Causing Local Scout Council To Close Beaufort County Camps

Camp Boddie and Pamlico Sea Base, both part of the East Carolina Scout Reservation on Blounts Bay near Chocowinity, will cease operations at noon Thursday.

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Related Topix: Chocowinity, NC

WITN

Chocowinity EMS Becomes First Paramedic Squad In County

While one door to medical care has now closed at Vidant Pungo Hospital, another has opened up for people who need medical attention in Beaufort County.

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Related Topix: Chocowinity, NC

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WCTI

"Stop the Jail Committee" takes legal action in pursuit to prevent new jail

A citizens group in Beaufort County have filed the first in what they say may be a series of lawsuits to prevent Beaufort County Commissioners from borrowing money to build a new Beaufort County Jail.

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Related Topix: Chocowinity, NC

Mon Jun 23, 2014

WITN

Youth Group Helping To Tear Down, Rebuild Tornado-Ravaged Home

While some kids are enjoying their summer vacation at the beach or camp, others are volunteering their time to help people in need.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

WBTV

Beaufort County jail to make changes after probe

Beaufort County says it will review its policy for booking inmates into the county's jail after a State Law Enforcement Division investigation.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

North East Prep joins Golden LEAF-funded collaborative

The middle school building on North East Carolina Prep School's Tarboro campus will house an entrepreneurship Science, Technology, Engineering, Art/science and Mathematics lab as part of a project funded by the Golden LEAF Foundation.

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Related Topix: Tarboro, NC, Edgecombe County, NC, East Carolina University

Tue Jun 17, 2014

WBTV

Beaufort County forms anti-bullying task force

Lawmakers in Beaufort County are forming an anti-bullying task force after the suicide of a sixth-grade student earlier this year.

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WITN

DEPUTIES: Washington Man Found With Drugs In Home

Beaufort County deputies said a man who has been running from a probation sentence wound up in jail after they found drugs in his home.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Washington, NC

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