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  1. Greene County Courthouse fire under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... Snow Hill Fire Department responded to a call at 1:05 a.m., joined by volunteer fire departments from Arba and Hookerton. Agents with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are assisting in determining the nature of what ...

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  2. Greene County Relay For Life set for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... to attend. This year's teams include Auntie P's Angels, Elite Medical Transport's Pirates Searching for a Cure, Hookerton Christian Church, Maury Correctional Institution, Posh Girls, Ready Set Walk/The Greene County Senior Center, Walgreen's and ...

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  3. Hookerton to open a DMV office in Town HallRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... to do a lot of car titles to make enough money to make it work," he said. "Really, there isn't one in the county," Hookerton Mayor Bobby Taylor said about Greene. "We went to work on it and it worked out for us." Taylor said he contacted the state ...

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  4. EMS truck damages church carport in Snow HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    Trey Cash, an EMT and Greene County fire inspector, said a man who was with his family members was injured in the church parking lot. When the call came in to Greene County's dispatch center at 7:27 p.m., Hookerton EMS Captain Sheri Taylor arrived at New Wine Pentecostal Holiness Church at 1826 N.C. 58. in Snow Hill.

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  5. Get a charge out of HookertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    An electric vehicle charging outlet in the little town of Hookerton may have been the first east of I-95 to be installed. That's what Mayor Bobby Taylor said he was told by the company that supplied the little rod-like outlet through a grant in December 2011.

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  6. Utility barn destroyed in Greene County fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | WITN

    Firefighters say a utility barn was completely engulfed in flames when they arrived to 1434 Mike Stocks Rd in Hookerton, Greene County Saturday.

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  7. UPDATED: Arrest made in Tobacco Outlet robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    The man accused of armed robbery and kidnapping at a Kinston tobacco shop didn't last long on the run. The Kinston Department of Public Safety, along with the Greene County Sheriff's Office and U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force, apprehended Morquel Deshawn Redmond shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday in Hookerton.

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  8. Arrest made in Tobacco Outlet robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    The Kinston Department of Public Safety has arrested Morquel Deshawn Redmond, 27, of 2017 Oakes Road, Hookerton in connection with the robbery of Tobacco Road Outlet on Monday. He was apprehended by members of the police department, U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task force and Greene County Sheriff's office shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday.

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  9. Greene County's attorney says ATV track to be for personal useRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... held Jan. 2 to discuss a possible moratorium. The McCollums, who own a number of group homes in Snow Hill, Shine, Hookerton and Stantonsburg, were not present at the hearing.

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  10. No serious weather-related issues in Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    A water tower in Hookerton appears to have sprung a leak for a short time Tuesday. A town official said it was discovered the tank had gotten low after a storm-related power outage and crews had switched from an automatic to manual system to fill it.

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  11. Couple celebrates 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    Mr. and Mrs. Edward Manning of Hookerton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 3, 2015. A dinner in their honor was given by the couple's children - Ronald Manning of Greenville and Cheryl Eakes of Winterville- at Hookerton United Methodist Church.

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  12. Murder suspect, attempted murder suspect and two others try to escape from county jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | WITN

    ... inflicting serious injury. He was also charged with the April 24th murder of Linwood Jones who was gunned down in Hookerton. Deputies say detention officers thwarted the escape attempt after they heard some strange noises coming from inside the ...

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  13. Coastal low recap...plus snow in the forecast?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | WCTI

    ... - 21 mph Rain has long ended as of Saturday evening. Flood Warnings will continue for the Contentnea Creek near Hookerton, and the Neuse River in Kinston. You can expect improving conditions as we head into Sunday with sunshine and seasonable ...

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  14. Arrest made in death of Greene County manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | WCTI

    Sheriff Lemme Smith tells us that 25-year old Ray Freeman of Hookerton is in jail, charged in the homicide investigation.

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  15. Arrest made in Greene County homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    Freeman, 25, resided in the 600 block of Chicken Shack Road in Hookerton prior to his arrest around 3:48 p.m. Taylor was reported missing by his family Jan. 5 after no one had heard or seen him since Dec. 21. He was found in a shed near the intersection of South Fourth and East Church streets in Hookerton on Jan. 9. Freeman, 25, resided in the 600 block of Chicken Shack Road in Hookerton prior to his arrest around 3:48 p.m. Taylor was reported missing by his family Jan. 5 after no one had heard or seen him since Dec. 21. He was found in a shed near the intersection of South Fourth and East Church streets in Hookerton on Jan. 9. Prior to the murder charge, Freeman had cases in Greene County District Court relating to misdemeanor counts of being intoxicated and disruptive and communicating threats from 2014.

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  16. Foul play suspected in Hookerton deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office reported Tuesday that early autopsy findings revealed Gilbert Lee Taylor, 54, may have been the victim of foul play. Greene County Sheriff Lemmie Smith discovered Taylor in a shed near the intersection of South Fourth and East Church streets Friday afternoon.

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  17. Greene County searching for man reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office is searching for 54-year-old Gilbert Lee Taylor, who was reported missing by his family Monday. Taylor was last seen Dec. 21 in Hookerton, and believed to have been on his way to an unknown location in Kinston.

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  18. Boaters in Contentnea Creek rescued by volunteer firemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | WITN

    Two people were stranded on a boat in Contentnea Creek until volunteer firemen from Snow HIll, Hookerton, and Hugo pulled together to make the rescue.

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  19. Free Gospel residents want answers about race track in neighborhoodRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    Some residents living on and around Free Gospel Road are up in arms over the construction of what they think may be an ATV park. Owners of a number of group homes in Snow Hill, Shine, Hookerton and Stantonsburg have purchased more than 26 acres of cleared and wooded property beside Free Gospel Church and are building what appears to be a dirt track behind neighborhood residences.

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  20. 2014 Year in Review: AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2014 | Kinston Free Press

    ... equipps officers with body cameras 17: Sudan Shriners surprise Harmony Hall's female residents with orchids 24: Hookerton man is shot and killed on his front porch 25: Tornado touches down in Castoria area of Greene County 26: Nancy Wade organizes ...

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