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Wednesday | Business Journal

These Raleigh designers want you to wait by a fireplace before your root canal

That was the idea when Design Lines, Ltd. of Raleigh designed the interior of Cary Endodontics with comfy chairs, stained walnut accents and a fireplace.


Related Topix: Raleigh, NC, Interior Design, Arts

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WWAY-TV Wilmington

Man arrested in hit and run accident that severed passenger's arm

A Wilmington man is behind bars under a $100,000 bond after police arrested him on a warrant from Johnston County.


Related Topix: Wilmington, NC, New Hanover County, NC

News Observer

Twenty-year-old man killed after car flips on I-40 in Johnston County

Juan Eduardo Del Angel of Dudley was driving a 1996 Ford Explorer east on the highway at about 8:20 a.m. when it ran off the highway to the right near its interchange with N.C. 96 in Johnston County, according to Sergeant C.W. Lawrance of the State Highway Patrol.


Related Topix: Dudley, NC, Goldsboro, NC, Raleigh, NC

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Sampson Independent

Newton Grove celebrates 4th with a bangJuly 6th | 0

David Johnson/Sampson IndependentBowden Warren and helicopter medic Michael Ivey check out the UNC Hospitals helicopter during Sunday's Fourth of July celebration at Newton Grove's Weeks Park.


Related Topix: Newton Grove, NC

Sun Jul 06, 2014

News Observer

Ex-St. Aug's athletic director shared his inspiration with many

Harvey Heartley dreamed of playing for N.C. State but he attended N.C. Central and later became a successful coach and athletic director at St. Augustine's.


Related Topix: Clayton, NC, Smithfield, NC, Gates County, NC, Raleigh, NC

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Photo Story: N.C. Units Called to Haz Mat Incident

Fire departments from two counties responded to a major natural gas leak on June 23 night in the 4700 block of Guy Road in Clayton.


Related Topix: Fire, Clayton, NC, Garner, NC, Wake County, NC

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Two injured in wreck on I-95 in Johnston County

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol said the driver of the 2003 Ford Explorer was taken by medical helicopter to WakeMed in Raleigh.


News Observer

2 injured in I-95 crash in Selma

All lanes of Interstate 95 were closed for about an hour in Johnston County near Selma due to a serious accident Thursday afternoon.


Related Topix: Selma, NC

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Beach Carolina Magazine

21st Century Military Training at 1860s Bentonville Battlefield

Even today, a trip to a Civil War era battlefield can improve the combat effectiveness of the modern soldier.


Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Fort Bragg, US Army, Camp Lejeune, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Kenly News

Top Headlines for the Week of June 25TH

Last year's inaugural event known as Johnston County Endless Yard Sale was such a rousing success that three other counties along the U.S. 301 corridor wanted to be included this time around.


Related Topix: Pine Level, NC

Lumina News

Mental health evaluation prescribed before Berger's case continues

New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger will receive a mental health evaluation before his probation violation case is considered by the courts.


Related Topix: New Hanover County, NC, Drugs, Beech Mountain, NC

Sun Jun 22, 2014

WECT-TV Wilmington

Wilmington man recovering from surgery after losing arm in crash

An 18-year-old Wilmington man who lost an arm in a car accident is now recovering after two surgeries at Duke Hospital in Durham, NC.


Related Topix: Wilmington, NC, Durham, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

Man dies in 100 mph motorcycle wreck in Angier

Troopers say a 21-year-old man on a motorcycle was going about 100 mph when he crashed into a tree in Johnston County.


Related Topix: Angier, NC

The Modesto Bee

Miss Greater Sampson County is the new Miss NC

Beth Stovall won the pageant Saturday night in Raleigh. She will go on to the Miss America pageant in September.


Related Topix: Sampson County, NC, Cabarrus County, NC

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Lumina News

Court to hear Berger's probation violation case

New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger will have his first court hearing on allegations of seven probation violations in room 317 of the New Hanover County courthouse on June 24. Berger's request for court-appointed counsel was approved during a June 12 district court appearance.


Related Topix: New Hanover County, NC, Drugs, Beech Mountain, NC, Avery County, NC

Watauga Democrat

Smithfield man arrested in Boone

On Sunday, officers with the Boone Police Department arrested Leopoldo Ronquillo Mendoza, 29, of Smithfield, NC, on outstanding warrants after a vehicle he was a passenger in was stopped for a traffic violation.


Related Topix: Smithfield, NC, Boone, NC

Tue Jun 17, 2014

News Observer

NC school superintendents encouraged but not happy with proposed state budgets

School superintendents at the state’s four largest school districts said today that they appreciate legislators’ plans to give teachers raises but not how they’re planning to fund those raises.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Pat McCrory, US Governors


Plasma Medication Manufacturer Grifols Opens State-Of-The-Art...

Grifols Opens State-Of-The-Art Facility In Clayton, NC To Help Advance Treatment Of Rare And Life-Threatening Diseases * Representing over a $370 million capital investment, the new 155,000 square-foot facility will be host to 200+ employees, one of the largest capital projects in Johnston County, NC history and will contribute to Grifols retaining ... (more)


Related Topix: Clayton, NC

Sun Journal

State's copy of 13th Amendment to come to Tryon Palace

A handful of documents changed the character of the United States, and the 13th Amendment - which formally ended legal slavery in this country - is one of them.


Related Topix: North Carolina, African-American, Raleigh, NC, Pat McCrory, US Governors

Business Journal

Grifols opens $370M plasma manufacturing plant in Clayton

When fully operational, the facility will employ more than 200 and almost double its plasma production capacity to 6 million liters annually.


Related Topix: Pat McCrory, US Governors