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Tuesday | Jacksonville Daily News

Emerald Isle Police seek fugitive

Emerald Isle Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating Joshua Jordan Peterson in reference to being wanted on multiple felony charges related to breaking and entering and fleeing from the police in the Emerald Isle area.


Related Topix: Emerald Isle, NC

Thu Apr 10, 2014

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.


Related Topix: Wake Forest, NC

Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Author Tim Jackson to visit Blue Ridge Books

Jackson will be reading from and signing copies of his book at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at Blue Ridge Books.


Thu Apr 03, 2014

Wake Weekly Online Edition

This Week In History a " Apr. 3, 2014

1934 a Wake Forest Doctors C.T. and R.W. Wilkinson have installed a new $1,500 Westinghouse X-ray machine at their local practice.


Related Topix: Wake Forest, NC, Raleigh, NC, Carole Lombard, George Raft

Fox News

Hundreds of cases of potential voter fraud uncovered in North Carolina

Oct. 2, 2012: Voters cast their ballots at a Franklin County polling location on the first day of in-person absentee voting in Columbus, Ohio.


Related Topix: North Carolina, Social Security, Personal Finance, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Reading Corner | Couple together for 60 years pen book, gives presentation at art gallery

William Griffin and Peggy Griffin, authors of "An Exceptional Journey: And the Two Shall Become One," are the guests at Coffee with the Authors at the Sunset River Marketplace on April 3. illiam "Billy" Griffin and Peggy Patton Griffin, authors of "An Exceptional Journey: And the Two Shall Become One," will present at Sunset River Marketplace in ... (more)


Related Topix: Calabash, NC, Durham, NC, Libraries, Entertainment

Mon Mar 24, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Man sentenced for shooting that left victim a quadriplegic

A Hilltop man was sentenced this morning to 19 years in prison for shooting a man and leaving him a quadriplegic during a drug deal gone bad last year.


Related Topix: Violent Crime

Fri Mar 21, 2014

News Observer

New environmental coalition launches TV campaign against three lawmakers

Environmentalists are pooling their resources to push back against a state legislature that has been easing up on regulations meant to protect the air, water and land.


Related Topix: North Carolina, Wake County, NC, Cumberland County, NC, Harnett County, NC, Fayetteville, NC

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Wake Weekly Online Edition

Posted On20 Mar 2014

Catch up with commentary by the stray cats and humans in Forest Moon Theater's youth play, which opens Friday.


Related Topix: Wake Forest, NC, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire

Wed Mar 19, 2014

Business Journal

New Raleigh company's LED billboard on wheels targets local small businesses

Raleigh-based Advertising in Motion's ad truck holds three large LED screens that together serve as a mobile billboard.


Related Topix: Raleigh, NC, Small Business, Personal Finance, Wake County, NC

Tue Mar 18, 2014

Couple tied up, robbed at gunpoint in Louisburg home

The men, wearing masks, forced their way into the home on Gold Sand Road near Louisburg.


Related Topix: Louisburg, NC