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  1. Transgender women facing 'epidemic' of deadly violence amid increasing public profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Independent

    ... a possible hate crime - followed the discovery of the body of a missing transgender woman in a shallow grave near Smithfield, North Carolina. Elisha Walker, 20, who was black, had not been seen by her family since October 2014. A person has been ...

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  2. a One Smithfielda eliminates Murphy-Brown nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Sampson Independent

    The Murphy-Brown LLC name has been shed in favor of Smithfield Hog Production Division as part of a transition that will unify all of Smithfield's independent operating companies, brands and marketing efforts. That will include re-branding vehicles and signs, including this one at the Warsaw headquarters.

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  3. Doris Rollins CannonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Doris Rollins Cannon, of Smithfield/Clayton, passed away quietly Aug. 18 surrounded by family and in the loving care of the SECU Hospice House in Smithfield. She was born Dec.15, 1934, in the Bethel community, the daughter of C.S. and Lela Mann Rollins.

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  4. Smithfield police seek public's help to ID jewelry store burglarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | WRAL.com

    - Smithfield police are asking for the public's help to identify a man who broke into a Kay Jewelers store at the Carolina Premium Outlets. Investigators say the break-in happened on Aug. 12. In surveillance photos released Wednesday, a man wearing a ...

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  5. Remains of missing Rowan County transgender woman foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Q-Notes

    ... skin complexion." Walker's remains were found Thursday after law enforcement officials searched property outside Smithfield, N.C. Walker was found buried in the woods behind a house. Angel Arias - a known member of the Latin Kings street gang, law ...

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  6. Body believed to be missing Rowan Co. woman found, suspect facing murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WBTV

    ... unrelated drug charges. Continuing their investigation in Johnson County, deputies identified a home outside of Smithfield, NC, as a place where Walker's body might be. Thursday, deputies obtained a search warrant for the property on Homestead Lane ...

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  7. As Costs Rise, North Carolina Guard May Close Aging ArmoriesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    Historical photographs of Smithfield's National Guard armory depict the pomp of a 1965 gala held to celebrate the centennial of the Battle of Bentonville: couples pausing for photographs in Civil-War era fashion, while powerful-looking men in tuxedos schmooze with North Carolina's "country lawyer" Sen. Sam Ervin. But in the background of the party, the photos show the building much as it exists today, a plain concrete drill hall surrounded by a few offices and classrooms, decorated only the banners of the units stationed there.

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  8. Duke football 2015 position preview: Running backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | The Chronicle

    ... ability, Duke will miss the experience and speed of former fifth-year senior Josh Snead in the backfield. The Smithfield, N.C., native rushed for 1,769 yards and seven touchdowns in 50 career games between 2010 and 2014 and was one of the players ...

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  9. Armadale Capital Inc. Refinances $118 Million for Johnston Health...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | PRWeb

    Armadale Capital Inc. , a FHA multifamily mortgage lender specializing in healthcare finance, announced the closing of a $118 million FHA-insured loan modification refinancing for Johnston Health Services Corporation which operates a two campus health system located in Smithfield and Clayton, North Carolina. JHSC is a joint venture of Johnston Memorial Hospital Authority and University of North Carolina Healthcare System, a hospital system based in Chapel Hill with eight hospitals throughout North Carolina.

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  10. Strategies for dining alone on a business tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | The London Free Press

    ... me -- and I've met some cool people." Ashby Brame, who does marketing for the Johnson County Visitors Bureau in Smithfield, North Carolina, describes herself as an extrovert who usually finds someone to talk to over dinner, whether it's inviting ...

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  11. Dine alone on business tripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Lowell Sun

    ... me - and I've met some cool people. Ashby Brame, who does marketing for the Johnson County Visitors Bureau in Smithfield, North Carolina, describes herself as an extrovert who usually finds someone to talk to over dinner, whether it's inviting ...

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  12. Bleisure: Table for one? Dining alone on a business tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... me - and I've met some cool people." Ashby Brame, who does marketing for the Johnson County Visitors Bureau in Smithfield, North Carolina, describes herself as an extrovert who usually finds someone to talk to over dinner, whether it's inviting ...

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  13. Bleisure: Strategies for dining alone (or finding company for a meal) on a business tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Brandon Sun

    ... me - and I've met some cool people." Ashby Brame, who does marketing for the Johnson County Visitors Bureau in Smithfield, North Carolina, describes herself as an extrovert who usually finds someone to talk to over dinner, whether it's inviting ...

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  14. Sykes-WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Burlington Times News

    ... at Greensboro with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. She is a registered nurse with Rex Healthcare, Smithfield. The groom-elect graduated from Eastern Alamance High School and the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a Bachelor of ...

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  15. KS Bancorp, Inc. (KSBI) Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... low interest rate environment and no relief from regulations passed down from Washington." KS Bancorp, Inc. is a Smithfield, North Carolina-based single bank holding company. KS Bank, Inc., a state-chartered savings bank, is KS Bancorp's sole ...

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  16. Judge strikes language from lawsuitRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Robesonian

    ... 1990s. The lawsuits target factory-farms pioneer Murphy-Brown LLC. Murphy-Brown has been owned by Virginia-based Smithfield Foods since 2000. Smithfield was bought by WH Group in 2013, the largest takeover of a U.S. company by a Chinese corporation. ...

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  17. Judge: Lawyers must edit language in lawsuitRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... 1990s. The lawsuits target factory-farms pioneer Murphy-Brown LLC. Murphy-Brown has been owned by Virginia-based Smithfield Foods since 2000. Smithfield was bought by WH Group in 2013 - the largest takeover of a U.S. company by a Chinese ...

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  18. US judge on hog grower's lawsuits: Dump talk of Chinese tiesRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | WBTV

    ... g the 1990s. The lawsuits target factory-farms pioneer Murphy-Brown LLC. The company was bought by Virginia-based Smithfield Foods in 2000. Smithfield was purchased in 2013 in the largest takeover of a U.S. company by a Chinese corporation.

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  19. Hot Dog Diggity on the 4th of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... links) are my favorite. Typically, I eat them with a steamed bun, chili, mustard, and onions from Crickets in Smithfield," says Shannon Reliford of Smithfield, North Carolina. On the opposite side of the nation is Diane Black of Las Cruces, New ...

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  20. Martin Dragway hosting PDRA Summer DragsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... the stature of going out and making history," said Franklin, of Fredericksburg, Va. "We're close." Jay Cox of Smithfield, N.C., played college baseball at the University of Carolina before he was drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 22nd round of ...

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