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  1. KKK chapter using HB2 for recruitment tells transgender people: 'use a tree out in the back yard'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... animated by North Carolina's transphobic HB2 law, you can put them to rest. The Loyal White Knights of the KKK in Roxboro, North Carolina, is using the GOP-inspired law to recruit new members, reports Tim Pulliam of ABC11 WTVD. "These freaks are ...

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  2. PULLIAM, Willie ArthurRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Va. passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville & Henry County. He was born in Roxboro, N.C. on May 24, 1941 a son of the late Pink and Helen Pulliam. Those left to cherish his memory include his fiancA , Catherine ...

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  3. KKK Using Transgender Bathroom Bill To Recruit Members In North...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Memeorandum

    KKK Using Transgender Bathroom Bill To Recruit Members In North Carolina - The Loyal White Knights of the KKK are using North Carolina's transgender bathroom bill to recruit new members, according to a report from an ABC Affiliate in Roxboro, N.C. - On Thursday, the news station reported

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  4. Local Briefs: Early voting for June 7 primary begins Thursday, May 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | HeraldSun.com

    Early Voting begins Thursday, May 26 for the Tuesday, June 7 primary. Early voting will only take place at the Board of Elections office at 201 N. Roxboro St. Early voting hours are 9 a.m.-6 p.m. today, Friday and Tuesday through Friday, May 31-June 3. The only statewide office on the ballot is for incumbent Associate Justice Robert Edmunds' seat on the N.C. Supreme Court.

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  5. DEQ, Duke Energy wrangle over new classificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | Kinston Free Press

    ... announced its intention to sue Duke Energy regarding a low-priority classification of the Mayo complex pit near Roxboro in April. Mayo's considered an intermediate priority under Wednesday's DEQ proposal. - "By 'capping in place,' Duke Energy will ...

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  6. Obituaries, May 11, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    ... Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel at Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Home, 87 Brookland Church Road, Roxboro, with the Rev. Stanley Day officiating. The family will also receive friends Thursday at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. until ...

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  7. Obituaries, May 10, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    ... held Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 2:00pm in the Chapel at Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Home, 87 Brookland Church Road, Roxboro, with the Rev. Stanley Day officiating. The family will also receive friends Thursday at the funeral home from 1:00pm until ...

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  8. Cops on Top: Police raise cash for Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Kaitlin McKeown Durham Police Cpl. Dante Ferrell smiles while overlooking the drive-thru line from the roof of the North Roxboro Street Chick-fil-A during the Cops on Top event on Friday in Durham.

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  9. Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out Celebrate Half-Dozen #1's In A RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Cybergrass

    ... music. This landmark tour will kickoff with a special extended performance at Willow Oak Park Bluegrass Festival in Roxboro, NC on Saturday, April 30th, followed by a LIVE concert broadcast on SiriusXM Bluegrass Junction on May 5th, an appearance ...

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  10. Obituaries, April 30, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Daily Dispatch

    ... Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Surviving are his daughter, Rebecca Ann Patterson (Paul Shively) of Roxboro, NC; a step-son, Danny Pulley of Roxboro, NC; four sisters, Nora Short of Concord, NC, Nellie Aycock (Fuller) of Henderson, ...

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  11. Reconnecting with the Source: The Lessons of Two Days on the Piedmont Farm TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    ... Jeep with two coolers packed full of ice and headed for the country - specifically, for the bison and bratwurst of Roxboro's Sunset Ridge Buffalo Farm. At last, I'd decided to try the Piedmont Farm Tour, a self-guided weekend exploration of ...

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  12. Obituaries, April 25, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    ... 2016 surrounded by family. Born on April 14, 1938 to the late Leonard Marcellous Gillis and Grace Gravitte Gillis of Roxboro. A native of Person County, Amelia graduated from Bethel Hill High School in 1956 and attended East Carolina College. She is ...

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  13. Roxboro Kiwanians hear about biodiesel potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    At the April 4 meeting of the Roxboro Kiwanis Club at Clarksville Station restaurant, Dean Price from Rockingham County spoke about the potential of biodiesel fuel. He is a farmer and once owned four truck stops, which sparked his interest in this alternative energy source.

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  14. Local river group intends to sue Duke EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    A nonprofit environmental group based issued a notice this week that it intends to sue Duke Energy on behalf of the Roanoke River Basin Association over alleged Clean Water Act violations at the Mayo Steam Plant in Roxboro. A stream at the Mayo plant flows directly into the Hyco and Dan rivers and eventually into Kerr Lake, which are all part of the Roanoke River Basin.

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  15. Obituaries, April 23, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    ... 2016 surrounded by family. Born on April 14, 1938 to the late Leonard Marcellous Gillis and Grace Gravitte Gillis of Roxboro. A native of Person County, Amelia graduated from Bethel Hill High School in 1956 and attended East Carolina College. She is ...

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  16. Michelle Lynn Altenburger Watson-CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Daily Herald

    Born in Allen County, Ohio, Michelle is survived by her parents, Gary Lee Altenburger of Thailand and Judy Ann Brinkman Godwin and Richard "Dick" Godwin of Rougemont. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Bryan Council of the home; four children, Tiffany Watson Perry and husband Robert of Roxboro, Ryan Thomas Watson of Durham, Rebecca Ann Watson of Roxboro and Evan Keith Council of Roxboro; five brothers, Gary Altenburger and wife Sherry of West Virginia, Jarrod Godwin of Alaska, Jason Godwin of Alaska, Thomas Godwin and wife Catherine of Norway and Michael Godwin of Burlington; and father of her oldest three children, Clyde Watson Jr. of Roxboro.

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  17. Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out Embark on Tyme for 25 TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Cybergrass

    ... got three special performances planned to officially kick off our Tyme For 25 Celebration Tour! We'll start out in Roxboro, North Carolina on April 30th for a special, extended performance - one show only - at the Willow Oak Park Bluegrass Festival. ...

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  18. Bee Downtown Is on a Mission to Expand Triangle Bee Populations and EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    On Thursday morning, Leigh-Kathryn Bonner piled a bunch of beehives into her car and drove out to The Hub Farm, a seeming oasis of vegetable gardens, a pond, and crowing roosters off of Durham's Roxboro Road. Once there, Bonner set up two hives on a patch of grass, donned a beekeeper's hood, and unsealed the hives for the first time this season.

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  19. Bee Downtown Is on a Mission to Expand Triangle Bee Populations and EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    On Thursday morning, Leigh-Kathryn Bonner piled a bunch of beehives into her car and drove out to The Hub Farm, a seeming oasis of vegetable gardens, a pond, and crowing roosters off of Durham's Roxboro Road. Once there, Bonner set up two hives on a patch of grass, donned a beekeeper's hood, and unsealed the hives for the first time this season.

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  20. Roxboro man arrested after police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    A Granville County residence was the site of a break-in last week that resulted in a multi-county police chase and the arrest of a 48-year-old man. Granville County Sheriff Brindell Wilkins said a neighbor called the authorities after seeing Robert Zimmerman break into a home on Sunset Road around 10 a.m. March 27. Zimmerman, of 5690 Oxford Road in Roxboro, is facing 18 criminal charges, including three counts of attempted first-degree murder, breaking and entering, larceny, assault by pointing a gun, possessing a firearm by a felon, and robbery with a dangerous weapon.

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