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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... ago on Sept. 14, 2016, Edwards, a registered sex offender, allegedly chained her to a tree in a wooded area off River Road. She was found the next morning, and Edwards was arrested soon after. He reportedly admitted to taking the girl, according to ...

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  2. Traffic Alert: Portion of River Road closed indefinitely for emergency repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    According to a tweet from the City of Wilmington, River Road is closed between Sunnyvale Drive and Raleigh Street while crews repair a failed culvert beneath the road. River Rd CLOSED TODAY between Sunnyvale Dr and Raleigh St so city crews can make emergency repairs to failed culvert beneath rd.

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  3. Traffic Alert: River Road closed for repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    According to a release from the city, the closure is so crews can investigate and make emergency repairs to a failed culvert under the road. The road is expected to reopen temporarily later today.

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  4. Day 2 of trial for Douglas Edwards on anniversary of alleged kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... were searching was heavily wooded at the time. The jury saw drone video of the wooded area that was searched off River Road for the child. Radabaugh said this kind of environment could be fatal to a 6-year-old with the types of bugs and animals that ...

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  5. Traffic Alert: Portion of River Road closed for emergency repairs on culvertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    According to a tweet from the City of Wilmington, River Road will be closed between Sunnyvale Drive and Raleigh Street while crews repair a failed culvert beneath the road. City officials expect the road to open temporarily later Thursday but will likely need to close again for more extensive repairs.

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  6. Kidnapping trial for sex offender Douglas Edwards begins WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... then drove off with her. The next morning, the girl was found alive and chained to a tree in a wooded area off of River Road. A few months after deputies arrested Edwards, he allegedly wrote the victim stating he was sorry and asking for "no more ...

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  7. Police nab 21 of 29 netted in year-long drug operationRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 9 | The Daily Advance

    ... selling and delivering heroin and selling and delivering marijuana; Yakim Amasiah Paige, 22, of the 1400 block of River Road, Elizabeth City, faces two charges of possession with intent to sell and distribute cocaine; Leon Christopher Moore, 25, of ...

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  8. One dead in early morning crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    According to Brunswick County Dispatch, a report of a vehicle fire came in around 12:19 a.m. Leland Fire Dept., Highway Patrol and the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office all responded to the scene. Trooper Chavis with Highway Patrol says it happened along River Road near Mellaney Lane.

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  9. Uwharrie opens roads for deer hunting season Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Courier-Tribune

    These three roads, River Road , Yates Place and West Polly Branch , will stay open until Jan. 10, 2018. Visitors are reminded to wear orange while hiking or hunting this fall.

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  10. Call to action: WNC hunger-relief agencies celebrate progress, promote awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Mountain Xpress

    ... campaign that resulted in extensive renovations and upgrades at the organization's headquarters on Swannanoa River Road. Those projects, including a 400 percent freezer space expansion and a 171 percent increase in cooler space, significantly ...

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  11. Ashe County Wreck Report Aug. 16-29 -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... by the North Carolina Highway Patrol and are considered public record. Gregory Allen Jones, of 944 N. Fork River Road, Lansing, was traveling east on S.R. 1501 when he ran off the right shoulder of the road and struck the ditch. The driver state he ...

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  12. Deputies: Body of missing man Thomas Bryson located in Buncombe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | WBTV

    ... Thomas Bryson, 68, was kidnapped on Wednesday morning after leaving his home on Wolfpack Trail in the South Mills River Road area. Stroupe was arrested early Thursday morning after leading deputies on a chase in Thomas Bryson's vehicle and a foot ...

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  13. Panthers hire former GM Marty Hurney in interim roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | WBTV

    ... economic development with the recent approval of a plan to build the Farmington Development near I-485 and Rocky River Road. The town of Harrisburg is set for major economic development with the recent approval of a plan to build the Farmington ...

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  14. Crime 3 mins ago 8:16 p.m.CMPD searching for man who attempted to abduct two female runnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... 911. About an hour later, CMPD says the same suspect approached another female jogger on the 5900 block of Dixie River Road, about nine miles away from the first incident. The suspect again pointed a firearm and told the woman to get in the car. The ...

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  15. Crime 16 mins ago 10:51 a.m.CMPD searching for man who attempted to abduct two female runnersRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... 911. About an hour later, CMPD says the same suspect approached another female jogger on the 5900 block of Dixie River Road, about nine miles away from the first incident. The suspect again pointed a firearm and told the woman to get in the car. The ...

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  16. African storms, astronomical tides = strange weather in ENCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Sun Journal

    ... the Saturday deluge, numerous streets flooded and saturated trees downed power lines in Carolina Pines, along River Road in Vanceboro, and Old Brick Road in Ernul. “We heard of several places that had isolated street flooding,” Craven ...

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  17. 24/7 staffing begins at River Road fire station in LelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Since Oct. 30, 1964, WWAY has served southeastern North Carolina as the area's ABC affiliate and leader in news, weather and sports.

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  18. Overnight shooting in Brunswick CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... Leonard. He was shot by an unidentified suspect. The incident reports says the suspect caught up with Leonard at River Road near Liberty Landing. The Suspect vehicle pulled beside Leonard's vehicle and the two vehicles made contact, causing both ...

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  19. Community Calendar -Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... Knob Road, Mount Airy. 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., a blood drive will be held at Liberty Grove Baptist Church, 5899 River Road/Liberty Grove Road, North Wilkesboro. The Wilkes County Farmers' Market will open for the 35th season at the Yadkin Valley ...

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  20. Extraordinary People: Blind InspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... do the things that I've always done, can't do it in the same capacity, necessarily," Zac told at home base on River Road. "This is their incentive," Zac said of the outdoor adventures they go on. "These kids want to be here, but here's the thing, ...

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