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  1. Road closure in Rowan County on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2018 | WBTV

    N.C. Department of Transportation maintenance crews will close a section of Emanuel Church Road between U.S. 52 and Johnson Dairy Road in Rockwell starting Monday, Oct. 1, while crews replace two failing pipes under the roadway. "Due to the level of deterioration, the structures stormwater runoff is not passing under the roadway correctly," said NCDOT Transportation Supervisor Jamie Burkholder.

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  2. Dozens of trees fall, power outages across Rowan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | WBTV

    Florence may not have been a hurricane on Sunday, but as a tropical depression, she still packed a punch for residents in Rowan County. Dozens of trees fell across the county, causing scattered power outages all throughout the day.

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  3. Salisbury man gets more than five years prison as habitual felonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | WBTV

    Justin Taylor Moss of Salisbury was convicted this week in Rowan County Criminal Superior Court of two counts of felony attempted second degree burglary and two counts of felony larceny after breaking and/or entering, according to a press release from Rowan County District Attorney Brandy Cook. Moss admitted his status as a habitual felon and Judge Anna Mills Wagoner sentenced him to a minimum of 67 months to a maximum of 93 months in prison.

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  4. Picture shared on social media sparks outrage, caregiver and family say it isn't what it seemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | WBTV

    A picture shared more than one thousand times on social media, along with a description that accuses a caregiver of the horrible treatment of an elderly man, has sparked outrage. The picture shows a caregiver at what is described as a car wash in Rockwell.

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  5. Man wanted by police injured in shooting at abandoned Kannapolis homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | WBTV

    According to the Kannapolis Police Department, the shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. on West 8th Street. Officers say a man had been shot in the driveway of an abandoned home.

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  6. Large number of storms, fires, put strain on Red Cross emergency fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | WBTV

    A large number of house fires and homes damaged by storms resulting in residents being displaced has put a strain on the local disaster funds allocated to the American Red Cross by the United Way. The organization is in good shape financially, officials, say, but the allocations that come from the United Way that go specifically to displaced residents was running low.

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  7. Tree comes down, damages home on Crescent Road in RockwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | WBTV

    A weekend of strong storms that passed through various parts of Rowan County bringing down trees ended with another downed tree on Sunday night. Daniel Michael of the American Red Cross says that the agency was called to respond to the 2300 block of Crescent Road after a tree fell onto a home, displacing three people.

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  8. Red Cross helping family after tree falls on Rockwell houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | WBTV

    The American Red Cross is helping a family after a tree fell on a house. It happened on Rocky Rick Lane in Rockwell at around 7:45 pm on Friday.

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  9. Rockwell man convicted as habitual felon, gets more than four years prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | WBTV

    Caleb Hunter Archer of Rockwell was convicted on Thursday of felony possession with intent to sell and/or deliver a schedule II controlled substance. He admitted his status as a habitual felon and Judge Lori Hamilton sentenced Archer to a minimum of 58 months to a maximum of 82 months in prison.

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  10. Road work starting today in RockwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | WBTV

    N.C. Department of Transportation maintenance crews must close a small section of Misenheimer Road near the intersection of Trappers Ridge Drive while they replace a pipe that crosses underneath the roadway in Rockwell. Crews will close the road at 7 a.m. on Friday, June 1. It is scheduled to reopen by 5 p.m. on Friday, June 29, weather permitting.

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  11. Family of six escaped house fire in RockwellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | WBTV

    The fire was reported in the 200 block of Sternbridge Drive early Thursday morning. The location is off Organ Church Road and near Cheesman's General store.

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  12. Woman pleads guilty in killing of 8-week-old son in Rowan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | WBTV

    The mother of an eight-week-old child who was the victim of child abuse pleaded guilty in Rowan County Superior Court on Wednesday. Amber Lane Scarborough was charged with first-degree murder in July 2017.

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  13. Rockwell man sentenced to almost 19 years in prisonRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2018 | WBTV

    Grady Edward Austin, Jr. of Rockwell was convicted yesterday in Rowan County Criminal Superior Court of two counts of felony trafficking in heroin by possession and transportation and one count of conspiracy to traffic in heroin. Judge Lori Hamilton sentenced Austin, Jr. to a minimum of 225 months to a maximum of 282 months in prison, and ordered a fine of $500,000 against him.

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  14. Part of Panther Creek Road closed for road workRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | WBTV

    N.C. Department of Transportation maintenance crews will close a portion of Panther Creek Road starting Wednesday, April 25, while crews replace a rusted pipe underneath the roadway just east of Rockwell in Rowan County. Crews will close the road in both directions near Bringle Ferry Road starting at 7 a.m. The road will reopen Tuesday, May 22, by 5 p.m. weather permitting.

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  15. $1 million bond for man charged with rape, kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | WBTV

    A Rowan County man is being held under a bond of $1,000,000 after being charged with rape and kidnapping. Jody Edgar Hall, 48, was arrested by deputies with the Rowan Sheriff's office on Monday night at an address in the 3400 block of St. Peter's Church Road.

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  16. Former deputy, now accused bank robber, could get 17 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | WBTV

    Jeffrey Athey, the former Davidson County Sheriff's deputy who is charged with robbing the F & M Bank in Rockwell on Tuesday afternoon, is facing a maximum prison sentence of 17 years. In court for a first appearance, Judge Kevin Eddinger advised Athey of what sentence he could face if convicted.

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  17. Davidson County deputy accused of robbing Rockwell bank at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | WBTV

    A Davidson County sheriff's deputy was arrested after being accused of robbing a bank in Rowan County Tuesday afternoon. The robbery happened at the F&M Bank in the 400 block of West Main Street in Rockwell just after 3:30 pm.

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  18. North Carolina deputy fired after arrest for bank robberyRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2018 | WBTV

    A North Carolina sheriff's deputy has been arrested in connection with a bank robbery and fired from his job. The Dispatch of Lexington reports Davidson County Sheriff David Grice said Jeff Athey had been arrested on Tuesday for a bank robbery in Rowan County, and was fired once the information was verified.

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  19. Davidson County deputy arrested after bank robbery in RockwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | WBTV

    A Davidson County sheriff's deputy was arrested after being accused of robbing a bank in Rowan County Tuesday afternoon. The robbery happened at the F&M Bank on the 400 block of W. Main Street in Rockwell just after 3:30 pm.

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  20. Source: Davidson County deputy arrested after bank robbery in RockwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | WBTV

    A Davidson County sheriff's deputy has reportedly been arrested after being accused of robbing a bank in Rowan County Tuesday afternoon. The robbery happened at the F&M Bank on the 400 block of W. Main Street in Rockwell.

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