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Tornado warning in effect for areas in Cumberland, Perry counties
A tornado warning was placed in effect for areas in Cumberland and Perry counties earlier Thursday afternoon encouraging residents to take precautions.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Good Samaritan restores stolen items to Cumberland Co. home
The woman, who asked to remain anonymous, pledged to replace the gaming systems and television taken from Aaron Patton Jr. Patton told police that he was napping on the couch when a masked man dressed in black kicked in the door of his Burbank Street home, walked into the living room and pointed a gun at his head.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Highway Patrol seeks SUV in fatal Cumberland hit-and-run
The crash happened near the Cumberland Road Fire Department, and investigators zeroed in on the SUV after reviewing security video from the fire department.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Cumberland deputy shot with armor-piercing bullets
The Fayetteville Observer reports sheriff's office lawyer Ronnie Mitchell said Andrew Michaelis was using rounds which are illegal to possess.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Teens In Prince Edward Escape Attempt Receive Additional Charges
PRINCE EDWARD CO., Va - Prince Edward County Sheriff's Department officials told media Monday that two teenagers who escaped the Piedmont Juvenile Detention Center in the county and a third that was captured before making it out of the facility are now facing additional charges for their escape attempt over the weekend.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Power outages down to roughly 1,000 after Sunday storm, utility companies say
Two major utility companies that service the midstate were reporting a combined 1,078 power outages in six local counties as of 11 a.m. Monday.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Sheep and Wool Day
Dana Booth, a Cumberland County shearer, takes the wool coat off of one of the sheep at Lismore Farm during their Sheep and Wool Day on Saturday as part of the River John Festival Days.
Severe thunderstorm warning issued for northwestern Cumberland, southwestern Perry counties
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern Cumberland County and southcentral Perry County as severe storms are moving east across the state.