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  1. Reviews: Lupe Fiasco, Kellie Pickler, Sylvan Esso and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... he did anyway. Kellie Pickler is best-known for her reality TV accolades. "American Idol" introduced us to the Albemarle, N.C., native, and two years ago she won "Dancing With the Stars." But Pickler's real and lesser-known talent lies in the ...

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  2. Albemarle Neighbor: Snowden: Honor, research and write about historyRead the original story

    Friday | The Daily Advance

    ... house. Snowden said sections of the Liberty Pole are now on at the Currituck County Library and the Museum of the Albemarle - the latter has included it in its permanent "Our Story" exhibit. The Currituck County Historical Society is sponsoring a ...

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  3. Friday's Summerfest country pick: Kellie PicklerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    When Kellie Pickler emerged in the fifth season of "American Idol," as a sweet-speaking, small-town beuty queen from Albemarle, N.C., few people would have guessed that she would become one of the strongest independent voices in country music. Her first two discs revealed the strong side of Pickler as tracks like "Don't You Know You're Beautiful," became radio hits and girl-empowerment anthems.

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  4. Albemarle High intensifies effort to provide arts students with professional experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... is one of 82 freshmen and sophomores who last year enrolled in the Arts & Letters Pathway, a pilot program at Albemarle High School that offers arts students the opportunity to focus their academic career on a particular area of interest. Now in its ...

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  5. Triumphs and tragedies: 100 years in the life of Maxine SweeneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Daily Advance

    ... dame of arts in Elizabeth City. A portraitist most of her life, she will turn 100 Wednesday. Friday, Arts of the Albemarle will celebrate her contributions to the arts during First Friday Art Walk. File photoMaxine Sweeney is the grand dame of arts ...

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  6. Museum of the Albemarle: History unearthed from the depths of the Pasquotank RiverRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Daily Advance

    ... surrounds it has been the theater of human history from prehistoric to modern times. Currently, The Museum of the Albemarle is working in collaboration with the North Carolina Underwater Archaeology Branch to recover artifacts from the river that ...

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  7. Data: 100 die from prostate cancer since 2007Read the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Daily Advance

    Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in northeastern North Carolina and has killed more than 100 men across seven counties since 2007, local health data show. According to Albemarle Regional Health Services' Community Health Assessments for 2013, prostate cancer has the highest "incidence rate" of site-specific cancers in five of the seven counties it provides services: Pasquotank, Currituck, Perquimans, Chowan and Bertie.

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  8. I do, I do: Wedding bells are ringing at Museum of the AlbemarleRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Advance

    Wedding bells are ringing at Museum of the Albemarle and, no, they're not leasing space to a bride and groom to be, rather they're celebrating more than 180 years of wedding history in the region. Saturday, the staff at MOA will open the doors to the public on its newest exhibit, "I Do: Weddings in the Albemarle from 1831-2015."

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  9. Museum of the Albemarle: Senior Nutrition Program receives $1,750 grantRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Daily Advance

    The Albemarle Commission Senior Nutrition Program announced that it has received a $1,750 grant from Meals on Wheels America for its participation in the 13th Annual March for Meals campaign. Throughout the month of March, the Senior Nutrition Program promoted the importance of the Meals on Wheels program by engaging local celebrities to help deliver meals and to spread the message about senior hunger and isolation in northeast North Carolina.

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  10. Police: Aggressive 'street preachers' arrested at food festRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Police in Springfield tell The Tennessean 49-year-old John L. Davis, of Albemarle, North Carolina, and 54-year-old John E. McGlone, of Breeding, Kentucky, were arrested Saturday after becoming aggressive. Police say the two men yelled at bystanders and called them names as they tried to promote religious messages.

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  11. 'Was It Worth It?': The Online Shaming And Suicide Of Izabel LaxamanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Unicorn Booty

    ... And remember that mother who bullied her daughter's classmate to death on MySpace ? Thomas Jordan, a father from Albemarle, North Carolina who recorded himself shooting his daughter's laptop after she made a Facebook post insulting him. Jeff ...

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  12. Missing three-year-old found at bottom of pool in AlbemarleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WBTV

    A three-year-old Albemarle boy is dead after he was found at the bottom of a pool over the weekend. The parents of the boy called 911 on Saturday to report their son had been missing for around 45 minutes.

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  13. 3-year-old boy drowns in family's pool, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WSOCTV

    A 3-year-old boy drown Saturday afternoon in Albemarle, according to officials. His mother called Stanly County officials to report the boy was missing from their home.

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  14. Lacy voted TDA a Volunteer of the YearaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Daily Advance

    ... for Camden senior activities. Charlie Christman , 69, of Elizabeth City, is a volunteer at Food Bank of the Albemarle, who also volunteers at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center. Christman got 938 votes and raised $234.50 for the food bank. honoring ...

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  15. Albemarle Neighbor: Hungry people have an advocate in MurrayRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | The Daily Advance

    Steve Murray, resource development director at the Food Bank of the Albemarle, said $1 donated to the organization can benefit people who are hungry. Murray said each dollar can purchase the equivalent of five pounds of food.

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  16. State halts gill-net fishing after turtles caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | WITN

    ... Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries has announced that the closure takes effect at 5 p.m. Friday. It covers Albemarle, Currituck, Croatan and Roanoke sounds for all anchored gill nets. John Norris fishes for flounder in Currituck Sound and told ...

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  17. North Carolina halts gill-net fishing after turtles caughtRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | WBTV

    ... Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries has announced that the closure takes effect at 5 p.m. Friday. It covers Albemarle, Currituck, Croatan and Roanoke sounds for all anchored gill nets. John Norris fishes for flounder in Currituck Sound and told ...

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  18. Foundations award $21K in grants, $15K in scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Daily Advance

    The three were presented a combined $13,500 in scholarship money at an annual grant awards presentation hosted by the Northern Albemarle Community Foundation and Women's Givers of Northeast North Carolina. Nearly $21,100 in grants were also awarded to nonprofit groups and agencies serving residents of Pasquotank, Camden, Perquimans and Gates counties during the event at Christ Episcopal Church.

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  19. Elder abuse awareness walk takes off Monday in ECRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Daily Advance

    It has been dubbed "Stepping Out Against Elder Abuse," and Monday's elder abuse awareness campaign - a walk and a rally - aims to raise awareness of what experts are calling a growing problem. Albemarle area residents are being asked come out and participate in the second annual Walk Toward Awareness - an event to promote awareness of elder abuse - on Monday in Elizabeth City.

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  20. ACES modifies May 29, 2015 FOIA/Public Records Request to Stanly County Board of EducationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | PR Log

    ACES agrees to withdraw portions of its FOIA request to exclude email correspondence as previously requested now that all schools are to remain open. PRLog - June 10, 2015 - ALBEMARLE, N.C. -- On May 29, the 2015, Advocates for Communities and Excellence in Schools, Inc. , a non-profit entity established by residents of Stanly County, North Carolina whose mission is to advocate for equal opportunities for all students in Stanly County schools submitted a public records request under the Freedom of Information Act to the Stanly County Board of Education.

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