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2 hrs ago | The Cary News
Lee Phillips drove his tractor to Carpenter Farm Supply Co. in Cary on July 8 to fill a tank with fertilizer.
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The Harward House, circa 1914, was assigned to the Apex National Register Historic District in 2012 using survey documents from Capital Area Preservation.
8 hrs ago | News Observer
The Wake commissioners are scheduled to talk transit at a July 21 work session. According to an informal meeting plan distributed this week to county officials and civic leaders, the commissioners will be asked for quick approval of what are largely Coble's ideas for developing a new "transit investment strategy."
Students wash their clothes Ghanaian style in Kitase, a village in east Ghana. From left: Erin Gerber, 18, Peyton Cabot, 17, Parker Savage , 17, Jacob Asher, 17, Maya Copeland, 16, Taylor Morgan , 18, Emily Orander, 16, Sammie Asher, 17. - While kicking a soccer ball with dozens of students on a bumpy field in the village of Kitase in Ghana, three ... (more)
Graduating high school students in the Cary alumni chapter of the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity's Cary Kappa League program celebrated recent achievements in May. The students were highlighted on a local radio program.
Originally charged with second-degree murder after she admitted to strangling her husband, Amtey, 63, pleaded guilty on May 16 to voluntary manslaughter under what's called an Alford plea in the May 8, 2013 death of Sharad Ramchandraro Amtey, 77. The charge in the case normally carries a three-year prison sentence, but Dottie Amtey is now free, ... (more)
By the end of 2014, officials plan to finalize the route for the pipeline, which would run roughly from Franklinton to Wendell and connect two existing pipelines.
Frankea Aleasha Dabbs, 20, was arrested early Tuesday on charges of child abandonment and acting in a manner injurious to a child after authorities say she left the 10-month-old child, Milaney, in a stroller on a subway platform Monday and then boarded a train.
The legal fight over some of the more controversial provisions of North Carolina's elections overhaul bill brought an array of arguments and a crowd of lawyers to a federal courtroom Monday.
Officers found Jerome Edward Fogg, 27, slumped against a wall in a breezeway in an apartment building at 109 Bay Tree St. after getting a call saying people had heard gunshots in that area about 2:30 a.m. Fogg had been hit in the torso and one hip and was in critical condition when he was rushed to WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh, police said in a ... (more)
The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for Demetrich Montez Wynn at about 12:30 a.m. after he went missing from a home in the 700 block of Newsome Street in Raleigh.
In April 2013, Democracy North Carolina, a group that advocates fairness and transparency in elections, filed a complaint with the N.C. Board of Elections about possibly illegal contributions from the video sweepstakes industry to state candidates.
Police say Michael Ray Evans killed Jermaine Johnson, who was found outside Evan's apartment at 1323-C Kent Road about 8:15 p.m. Monday.
Security video showed nothing amiss when Frankea Dabbs - wearing dark glasses, pushing a baby stroller and pulling a rolling suitcase - entered a busy Manhattan subway station Monday night.
The planning for Knightdale's inaugural Fourth of July celebration at Knightdale Station Park – which included the town's first 15-minute fireworks show – started before the town ever allowed residents to visit the recently constructed park.
During its regular meeting Monday, the board held a sometimes contentious discussion on the possibility of putting the issue before voters.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 07:47 pm
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