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  1. Obituary Notice: Nancy L. BrattonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | GantDaily.com

    ... by two sons, Randy A. Bratton and his wife, Geraldine of Clearfield and Gregg L. Bratton and his wife, Michele of Benson, NC; one sister, Shirley Bailey and her husband, Samuel of Chester Hill; and two brothers, James Vaux and his wife, Ann of ...

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  2. Crimewatch -Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | The Sampson Independent

    ... Bond set at $1,000; court date is June 1. April 28 - Christopher Lynn Barefoot, 36, of 570 Mamie Road, Benson, was charged with disorderly conduct. Bond set at $3,000; court date is June 6. April 29 - Dennis James Owens, 51, of 2782 White Woods ...

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  3. Rare breed: 1,240HP S197 Shelby TerlinguaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    ... North Carolina). At this point, Jerome handed the pile to Andrew Watson and Caleb Skinner at Fastlane Motorsports in Benson, North Carolina, for the engine work as well as the recalibrated suspension. Since operating temps would likely increase with ...

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  4. Man dies after car goes airborne, crashes on I-95 in NC Benson, N.C....Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. BENSON, N.C. (AP) - A man has died after his caught fire during a crash on Interstate 95 near Benson. Authorities tell WRAL-TV ...

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  5. Galot Motorsports Park ready to burn some rubberRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Bladen Journal

    Tires will be squealin', cameras will be rolling and spectators just might find themselves part of the action as reality TV makes its way to eastern North Carolina and GALOT Motorsports Park, 555 Dragstrip Road, Benson, just a few miles from the Sampson County line. The reality show will follow Sampson County native Earl Wells, owner of the multi-million dollar NHRA and PDRA track, and life at GALOT, and will feature guest appearances from well-known reality star Ron Shirley of Lizard Lick Towing and Byron Cherry of Dukes of Hazard fame.

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  6. Installing Baer Brakes' Deep Stage Drag Race Braking System on a 2015 Mustang GTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    ... of this system on Josh Baker's 2015 Mustang GT Performance Pack by the able folks at Fastlane Motorsports in Benson, North Carolina. Baker wanted to upgrade the brakes on his car for several reasons. Up front, since his GT is a Performance Pack, he ...

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  7. Complaint leads to meth charges -Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    A Sampson County resident has been arrested on felony and misdemeanor drug charges following a complaint from a neighboring resident. Sherrill Lynn Benson, 45, of 48 Alex Lane, Dunn, was charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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  8. Gov. Cooper offers $5,000 reward in Benson missing person caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | WRAL.com

    Thomas, 22, was reported missing on Nov. 25. Two friends said he was driving home to Florida for Thanksgiving dinner from a job in Minnesota when he pulled off Interstate 95, hopped out of the car near North Elm and East Morgan streets in Benson and vanished. One month later, investigators learned that Thomas had been involved in a drug deal before his disappearance.

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  9. Crimewatch -Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    ... Bond set at $7,500; court date is Feb. 10. Feb. 4 - Leonardo Daniel Benitez-Martinez, 23, of 147 Beasley Estates, Benson, was charged with resisting public officer, assault with a deadly weapon and assault on a female. Bond set at $12,500; court ...

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  10. Weird 33 mins ago 3:48 p.m.Peepholes found men's bathroom at rest areas in NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Transportation workers say they've found six peepholes in the men's restrooms at two rest areas on Interstate 40 in North Carolina. The Johnston County Sheriff's Office told local news outlets that workers reported the peepholes at the rest areas near Benson on Monday.

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  11. Peepholes found in men's restroom at Interstate 40 rest areas, N.C. police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    BENSON, N.C. - Transportation workers say they've found six peepholes in the men's restrooms at two rest areas on Interstate 40 in North Carolina.

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  12. Peepholes found in mena s restroom at interstate rest areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Transportation workers say they've found six peepholes in the men's restrooms at two rest areas on Interstate 40 in North Carolina. The Johnston County Sheriff's Office told local news outlets that workers reported the peepholes at the rest areas near Benson on Monday.

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  13. Peepholes found in men's restroom at interstate rest areas BENSON,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. BENSON, N.C. (AP) - Transportation workers say they've found six peepholes in the men's restrooms at two rest areas on Interstate 40 in ...

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  14. Peepholes found in bathrooms at I-40 rest stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Peepholes were found men's bathrooms at rest areas along Interstate-40 in Benson, the Johnston County Sheriff's Office said. According to the sheriff's office, a North Carolina Department of Transportation employee reported finding the holes between Jan. 24 and Jan. 28. There were three 1/2 holes and one 1/4 hole drilled into the stall walls on the westbound men's bathrooms.

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  15. It's Naive To Think Illegal Aliens Aren't Voting - By The MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    Voters fill out their ballots on election day for the U.S. presidential election at Elevation Fire Station in Benson, North Carolina November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Keane Leftists and their media outlets have been all too eager to dismiss President Donald Trump's charge that as many as 5 million illegal aliens voted in the 2016 presidential election, enough to easily swing the popular vote to Hillary Clinton.

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  16. Hampton Inn Franchise Coming To Benson, NC On I-95Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2017 | Hotel Interactive

    Today, the Leath Company officially broke ground on a $9.2 M hotel project in Benson, North Carolina. A total of 72 guests attended a pre-event reception at Char Grill restaurant, immediately followed by a shovel ceremony at the hotel site on South Walton Ave. "The Town of Benson is excited and proud to announce the arrival of Hampton Inn to our community. 1 comment

  17. Benson police narrow search for man missing since NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | WRAL.com

    While Cole Thomas remains missing, police in Benson, where he was last seen in November, said they have been able to eliminate some areas from consideration, while they add new places to their search list. Two acquaintances told Thomas' family that he pulled off Interstate 95 while driving home from a job in Minnesota and hopped out of the car near North Elm and East Morgan streets in Benson and vanished.

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  18. North Carolina Police Committed to Finding Cole ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WTXL

    Even after putting in nearly 1,500 hours of work searching for a missing 22-year-old Suwannee County man, In the days and weeks that have followed Cole's initial disappearance back in November, the Benson Police Department, with other agencies, has been conducting an investigation. Benson Chief of Police Kenneth Edwards wrote in a statement that officers had interviewed all individuals connected with the case and are continuing to complete any forensic testing.

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  19. Florida man searches for missing son in BensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | WRAL.com

    The 22-year-old from Live Oak, Fla., has been missing since Nov. 25, when two acquaintances said he pulled off Interstate 95 while driving home from a job in Minnesota hopped out of the car near North Elm and East Morgan streets in Benson and vanished. "I have no earthly idea," Chris Thomas said Monday when asked why his son would have been in Benson. 2 comments

  20. Warrants: Man who disappeared in Benson involved in drug dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | WRAL.com

    Christopher Cole Thomas, 22, was reported missing on Nov. 25. Friends said he was driving home to Florida from a job in Minnesota when he pulled off Interstate 95, hopped out of the car near North Elm and East Morgan streets in Benson and vanished. Investigators spoke with Thomas' father a few days later, and he told them he had spoken with a man who had been working as an electrician in Minnesota with the younger Thomas. 2 comments

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