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  1. Disappointment in Speedway's decision to stop bidding for X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBTV

    When the Charlotte Motor Speedway decided to withdraw from the bidding process for ESPN's X Games in 2017 and 2018, at least one Cabarrus County commissioner was disappointed. "It brings a lot of tourism dollars into our local economy.

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  2. Orlando victim from Concord's cousin shares how they will celebrate his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WBTV

    Preparations are underway for services for an Orlando attack victim with Concord roots. Shane Tomlinson's life will be celebrated Friday morning.

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  3. Concord veteran accused of abusing parking spot receives apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | WBTV

    A veteran from Concord who received a note accusing of her of abusing a veteran parking spot has received an apology. "I wanted to let everyone know I received a much appreciated, sincere apology," Rebecca Hayes posted on Facebook Monday night, a week after receiving a not-so-kind letter.

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  4. Concord veteran accused of abusing parking spot receives apology letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | WBTV

    A veteran from Concord who received a note accusing of her of abusing a veteran parking spot has received an apology letter. "I wanted to let everyone know I received a much appreciated, sincere apology," Rebecca Hayes posted on Facebook Monday night, a week after receiving a not-so-kind letter.

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  5. Silver Alert issued for missing teen from ConcordRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | WBTV

    According to the North Carolina Center for Missing Persons Sebastien Barrett Scheeler is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. The 14-year-old is described as African-American, around 5'9", weighing around 230 pounds with short, black hair and brown eyes.

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  6. Monkey Joe's partners to raise cancer fundsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 18 | WBTV

    The Flying Biscuit Cafe is partnering with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation during the month of June. Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation raises funds for childhood cancer research and grants.

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  7. The Flying Biscuit: French Toast batter recipeRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 18 | WBTV

    The Flying Biscuit Cafe is partnering with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation during the month of June. Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation raises funds for childhood cancer research and grants.

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  8. Former Concord student among Orlando shooting victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | WBTV

    The City of Orlando lists 33-year-old Shane Tomlinson as one the shooting victims. According to Tomlinson's Facebook page and his LinkedIn profile, he attended East Carolina University.

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  9. Cabarrus County library rolls off summer reading program with bike rodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WBTV

    The Cabarrus County Library System will knock their Summer Reading Program out of the park with a bike rodeo on Saturday, June 11, 3-5 p.m. at the Kannapolis Intimidators Stadium at 2888 Moose Rd. in Kannapolis. Kids, ages 4-14, will learn bike safety techniques and bike education.

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  10. Ronnie Alexander DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WBTV

    Ronnie Alexander Day was convicted of felony possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, felony second degree burglary and larceny of a firearm. On March 28, 2012, Kannapolis police responded to a call about a fight.

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  11. Special event for veterans to be held in ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | WBTV

    In 2015, Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care Center began hosting Monthly Veterans' Coffee events in Cabarrus County, and on Wednesday another event will be held. The coffee events are free and open to veterans, male and female, of all ages; and are an opportunity for our local veterans to meet, share stories, and enjoy informal presentations by community organizations.

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  12. More Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 4 | WBTV

    Beef Jerky Outlet locations across the U.S. are gearing up for National Beef Jerky Day, which takes place annually on June 12. This year, the Beef Jerky Outlet is celebrating the entire weekend leading up to National Beef Jerky Day with the $25 Extravaganza and a new charity partnership with the Wounded Warrior Project. Five percent of the purchase price on all Beef Jerky Outlet transactions from June 10 through June 12, 2016, will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project.

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  13. Construction, lane and road closures on and around Interstate 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | WBTV

    If your weekend travels include Interstate 85 north of Charlotte, you should be aware of some construction that could have an impact on the flow of travel. There is a big widening project that stretches several miles from the Concord Mills area to mile marker 64 in Rowan County.

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  14. Suspects wanted in attempted robbery that left man dead in ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | WBTV

    Javon Alexander Randolph, 25, and Deontre Antoine Evans, 31, are wanted in an attempted robbery at ConcordOverstock.com. The Concord Police Department says a security guard shot and killed 32-year-old Abdur Rahim Muhammed during the robbery attempt.

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  15. Driver Romain Grosjean, Team Principal Guenther Steiner, Owner Gene HaasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | WBTV

    The Kannapolis based Haas Formula One race team is in Monaco for the biggest and most glamorous event on the F1 circuit: the Monaco Grand Prix, and back in Kannapolis, city leaders are talking up the team and its success. Driver Romain Grosjean has scored three top ten finishes this season, and both cars have made strong runs against established European teams, but team principal Guenther Steiner is pleased so far.

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  16. Frequent felonious trips to Walmart land Salisbury man in prison for four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | WBTV

    A Salisbury man will spend at least a little over four years in prison after being convicted as a habitual felon, according to Rowan County District Attorney Brandy Cook. Chad Steven Brown was convicted in Rowan County Superior Court of two counts of felony obtaining property by false pretenses and two counts of misdemeanor second degree trespass.

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  17. Nearly 1000 to graduate from Rowan-Cabarrus Community CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WBTV

    Today is the big day for nearly 1000 students at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. The graduation ceremony will take place this afternoon at 4:00 pm at the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center in Concord.

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  18. Charlotte man charged with stealing school bus says 'God' put it there for himRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WBTV

    A Charlotte man is charged with stealing a Concord school bus and leading officers on a chase into Davidson County early Friday morning. Concord police say Steven Roger Karambells, 49 of Hesham Drive, stole a bus belonging to Cannon School.

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  19. More Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | WBTV

    One of the most iconic of all American cars will honored in Concord with its own museum. The National Mustang Museum will be built in Cabarrus County with a proposed opening in summer 2017.

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  20. North Carolina Republican Party chairman removed from postRead the original story

    May 1, 2016 | WBTV

    The North Carolina Republican Party's first black state chairman was removed from his post Saturday, the climax of months of conflict with other party leaders who recently reprimanded him after deciding he exceeded his authority and tried to crash a GOP website. More than two-thirds of roughly 280 members attending the party's Executive Committee required to throw out Hasan Harnett voted to do so at the private, trial-like meeting in Raleigh that lasted several hours, according to meeting participants.

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