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  1. Charlotte: Parents group welcomes authorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Q-Notes

    PFLAG Concord/Kannapolis will host Statesville, N.C., author Robert Belding-Miller at its meeting on April 14, 7 p.m., at Central United Methodist Church, 30 Union St. N. He will speak on community from the LGBT perspective. Included will be the definition of community , sexuality as it applies to being gay or lesbian, bi-sexual myths and reality, understanding what it means to be transgender, identity as an asexual person and more.

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  2. 2015 NHRA Four-Wide Nationals: Who to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The fourth race of the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule is the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, the most unique event on the calendar, taking place at the equally-unique "Bellagio of drag strips," zMAX Dragway in Concord, North Carolina. The event features all four Mello Yello Series categories - Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle - and takes place Friday through Sunday, March 27th through 29th.

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  3. Concord business evacuated following chemical fireRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WBTV

    The Concord Fire Department responded to Star American Chemical on W. Cabarrus Avenue around 10:40 a.m. The plant appears to be a hosiery-finishing manufacturer near Kerr Street Northwest. Fire crews found a fire in a container of hydrogen sulfite and say the fire was likely caused by a reaction to moisture in the container.

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  4. Concord business evacuated after chemical scareRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Concord business evacuated after chemical scare Emergency first responders are on the scene of a HazMat situation in Concord. Check out this story on WCNC.com: The Concord Fire Department says they responded to Star America Chemical in the 100 block of Cabarrus Avenue around 10:40 Thursday morning.

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  5. Salsarita's Plans to Increase 2014 Growth BurstRead the original story

    Yesterday | QSR Magazine

    ... specialist, Villa Enterprises, of Morristown, New Jersey, resulting in them taking over operations of Salsarita's at Concord Mills Mall in Concord, North Carolina by early June of this year. In sum, including the two planned company restaurants, 12 ...

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  6. The Old Man and the Seaof Black Mob ViolenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    ... Gina Herring, who was observing the assault from the fetal position amid a tangle of kicking boots in front of her Concord, North Carolina home. "If Eddie didn't step in, I am sure my boys and I would be dead. I was the most scared I have ever been ...

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  7. The Old Man and the Sea of Black Mob ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    But when 55-year old Eddie Motley saw ten black people beating, stomping, kicking, and punching his neighbor and her two teenage boys, and laughing about it, he did not dial 911. "Eddie hit the bat on the ground and told them to get off of us," said Gina Herring , who was observing the assault from the fetal position amid a tangle of kicking boots in front of her Concord, North Carolina home.

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  8. Aiken Horse Show has forest setting, interesting classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Aiken Standard

    ... a general assignment reporter for the Aiken Standard and has been with the newspaper since January 2013. A native of Concord, N.C., she graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Enlarge AIKEN STANDARD FILE PHOTO Audrey Dietzel ...

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  9. Silver Alert issued for elderly Concord womanRead the original story

    Wednesday | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Silver Alert issued for elderly Concord woman Concord Police are searching for a missing 94-year-old woman. Check out this story on WCNC.com: White is said to suffer from dementia or some other cognitive impairment, and may be driving a blue Toyota Camry with temporary tags taped to the rear window.

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  10. 2015 NHRA: Standout Sophomore Crampton Ready To Battle Four-Wide In CharlotteRead the original story

    Wednesday | Paddock Talk

    Getting off to the best start of his brief career in the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season, Lucas Oil/GEICO Top Fuel driver Richie Crampton is ready for bigger things during his second trip ever to the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, which will take place this weekend in Concord, N.C. "We're going to continue working on our consistency," Crampton said. "This season has started off strong so far.

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  11. Jones Jr. will fight twice in span of 1 monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ESPN

    Longtime former pound-for-pound king and four-division titleholder Roy Jones Jr., who fought just three weeks ago, will fight again on Saturday night in a hastily arranged bout. Jones, who knocked out club fighter Willie Williams in the second round on March 6 in Concord, North Carolina, will face another club fighter in Paul Vasquez in a scheduled 10-round cruiserweight bout at the Pensacola Bay Center in Pensacola, Florida, Jones' hometown, in a fight announced on Tuesday night.

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  12. More charges likely against man who "helped" teen girl run away from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WBTV

    Investigators say more charges are likely against a man who has already been charged with "helping" a teen girl to run away from her home this past weekend. Following an investigation to find a missing 15-year-old girl, a witness saw her walking along the roadway in Concord on Monday morning and notified the Concord Police.

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  13. How We Got Our 1967 AMD Chevrolet Chevelle SS Ready for the Hot Rod Power TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Super Chevy Magazine

    ... pick it up and there were no mulligans if that A-body wasn't on it when it headed to Power Tour's starting point in Concord, North Carolina. The first order of business was to put a few hundred miles on it, never a hardship when you're talking about ...

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  14. Updated euthanasia list for week of March 23 Cabarrus County Animal Control catsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Examiner.com

    This is the updated list of shelter cats on the euthanasia list at Cabarrus County Animal Control, located in Concord, North Carolina. Cabarrus Shelter Cats reached out to Greenville Cats Examiner via email with this weeks list.

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  15. Without rescue or adoption, long-haired beauty will be killed at NC shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Examiner.com

    ... led to rescue or adoption, time has run out. Long Hair Black was turned in as a stray from the Linden Avenue in Concord. It's sad to think no one is missing this beautiful boy. Sadder still to think he's so unwanted that it could cost him his life. ...

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  16. NASCAR experience coming to Motordrome SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | O-R Online

    ... Driving Experience comes to Motordrome Speedway in Smithton. This photo was taken at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. The Richard Petty Driving Experience, which allows amateur drivers to get behind the wheel of real race cars at NASCAR ...

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  17. Heading to Charlotte for the 2015 Four-Wide Nationals? Check this outRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Examiner.com

    The fourth race of the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule is one of the most unique events in motorsports, the NHRA Four-Wide Nationals, which is held at the equally-unique "Bellagio of drag strips," zMAX Dragway in Concord, North Carolina. The event, featuring all four Mello Yello Series categories - Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle - takes place Friday through Sunday, March 27th through 29th.

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  18. Alan Johnson Racing, Points Leader Shawn Langdon Will Race NHRA Season's Fourth Event In CharlotteRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Paddock Talk

    Alan Johnson Racing and Top Fuel points leader Shawn Langdon will compete in this weekend's NHRA 4-Wide Nationals, the team announced today. The fourth race of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season is set for March 27-29 at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C. Langdon, the 2013 NHRA Mello Yello Top Fuel World Champion, won the season's opening race last month in the Knuckle Sandwich/AJPE Toyota dragster.

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  19. Payne leaving to be Concord's new assistant city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Concord City Manager Brian Hiatt named Elkin Town Manager Lloyd Payne Jr. as Concord's newest assistant city manager Monday. The position has been vacant since August, when Jim Greene left Concord to be an assistant city manager in Raleigh.

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  20. Langdon & AJR File Four-Wide EntryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | National Speed Sport News

    Alan Johnson Racing and Top Fuel points leader Shawn Langdon will compete in this weekend's NHRA Four-Wide National at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C. Langdon, the 2013 NHRA Mello Yello Top Fuel World Champion, won the season's opening race last month in the Knuckle Sandwich/AJPE Toyota dragster. At Phoenix and Gainesville, Fla., he advanced to the semifinals and maintained his Top Fuel points lead.

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