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  1. Funeral today for local girl who leaves behind big legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WITN

    A girl who leaves a legacy in one local city, for children with special needs and their families getting to enjoy the thrill of "playing ball", will be laid to rest Thursday. Her name is familiar to many- she's the child that Sarah Vaughn Field of Dreams at Elm Street Park in Greenville is named for.

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  2. Greenville woman hospitalized following snake biteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WITN

    Animal Protective Services and Greenville Fire Rescue officials searched this garden on Beaumont Drive for the snake after the woman reported she was bitten while working in her yard just before 9:00 Friday morning. Animal Protective Services Supervisor Tim Langley says, "She believes it to be a copperhead but we do not know because we have not located it."

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  3. Greenville school treats law enforcement officers to free lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WITN

    Staff at C.M. Eppes Middle School cooked up hot dogs and hamburgers and served them up to Greenville and East Carolina University officers, and the Pitt County Sheriff's Office. Officer Richard Williams is the school resource officer at the school, and helped put the event together with the staff and students.

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  4. Shots fired at Greenville gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WITN

    Greenville police telecommunicators say the call came in around 4 a.m. to the Sheetz on South Memorial Dr. at Whitley Dr.

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  5. Pitt County Deputies: Halloween homicide case has gone coldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WITN

    It's been more than six months since a Halloween night homicide in one county in the east and authorities say clues in the case have gone cold. Jamel Moore, 31, got on his moped in Pitt County to travel to Edgecombe County on October 31, 2015, but he never made it.

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  6. Pitt County employee charged with embezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WITN

    Bobby Ray Mills,42, of Greenville, is charged with seven counts of embezzlement and one count of obtaining property by false pretense. Deputies say he worked for the Pitt County Building and Grounds Department.

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  7. Pet of the Week: LiloRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | WITN

    Lilo's name comes from the Disney cartoon "Lilo & Stitch). This five-month-old hound mix is described as sweet, playful and rambunctious.

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  8. 15-year-old shot with BB gun while riding her bike on Greenville streetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | WITN

    Police say the 15-year-old girl was shot with a BB gun while biking on Landmark Street.

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  9. Two Pitt County BBQ restaurants up for USA Today top 10 listRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | WITN

    Two mainstays of barbecue in eastern Carolina are in the running to claim a spot as one of the top 10 best places for a pork sandwich in the state. Skylight Inn, in Ayden, and B's Barbecue, in Greenville, are among 18 other joints in the state vying for a spot in the top 10 of USA Today's 10Best Reader's Choice.

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  10. DOT helping city council make Greenville safer for pedestriansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | WITN

    Last week, a Raleigh man died while crossing Arlington Blvd. In January, it was a woman killed while crossing Greenville Blvd. Last October, a 19-year-old died while crossing over 10th Street. All three accidents happened at night.

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  11. Pitt County Arboretum planning plant sale and swapRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | WITN

    The Pitt County Arboretum 2016 Plant Sale is scheduled for Saturday, May 14, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. The group works all year to make thousands of plants available for sale to the public. They have many varieties with prices starting at just $1.

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  12. Transit of Mercury picnic planned for GreenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | WITN

    A Time for Science in Grifton is hosting the Picnic with Mercury event at the Greenville Town Common on Monday. This rare event occurs when the Earth, Mercury and the Sun align in just the right way to allow Mercury to travel across the face of the sun from our perspective here on Earth.

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  13. Pedestrian hit by car in Greenville diesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WITN

    It happened around 9:30 p.m. Thursday evening on Arlington Blvd. between Wimbledon Dr. and Red Banks Rd. Roads are currently blocked off as authorities are interviewing witnesses.

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  14. Pedestrian hit in Greenville, roads closedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WITN

    It happened around 9:30 p.m. Thursday evening at the intersection of Arlington Blvd. and Wimbledon Dr. Roads are currently blocked off as authorities are interviewing witnesses.

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  15. Country music singer Eric Church to headline ECU kickoff eventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WITN

    The two-time CMA and four-time ACM award winner will headline the Carolina kickoff event at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on August 20th.

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  16. Teed Off at Cancer Dinner and Golf TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WITN

    The 5th Annual Teed off at Cancer Charity Golf Tournament is taking place May 11 and 12 in Greenville. It benefits Riley's Army, a group that supports families who have children fighting cancer.

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  17. May is Stroke Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WITN

    Statistics show that every 40 seconds, someone has a stroke. However, 80 percent of strokes are considered preventable.

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  18. ECU preparing for commencement traffic on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WITN

    Drivers in Greenville should expect extra traffic around Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on Friday morning. ECU Commencement is planned for 9 a.m. at the football stadium.

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  19. Handmade creations and vendors at craft fair in GreenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WITN

    St. Peter's Creative Fellowship is hosting a spring craft fair this Saturday in Greenville. The event will be from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the St. Peter's Spiritual Life Center, 2700 E. 4th St., Greenville.

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  20. Greenville man charged with attempted murder in Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | WITN

    Officials say 22-year-old Cortez Smith, Junior, walked into the Pitt County Sheriff's Office to find out why deputies had been at his house in Greenville. It turns out they were there to serve warrants from Beaufort County and left a message that he needed to get in touch with them.

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