Alamance County Newswire (Page 4)

Alamance County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alamance County, NC. (Page 4)

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  1. Superior Court roundup: Graham man may face second trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Burlington Times News

    The Alamance County District Attorney's Office will have to try again if it wants to convict a Graham man of cutting another man's face in 2015. The jury in Guadalupe Roberto Jimenez Sosa's trial for felony assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury deadlocked Wednesday with two of the 12 jurors voting not guilty and two others undecided.

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  2. SBI destroys expired, unused medicine from Operation Medicine Drop -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Seven tons of old or unnecessary medication - including more than 200 pounds from Richmond County - were destroyed by the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday. The SBI sent 15,442 pounds of medicine turned in during Operation Medicine Drop to an incinerator in Alamance County, according to a release from the SBI.

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  3. Burlington police most-wanted, May 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | Burlington Times News

    ... a firearm by a felon. Anyone with information is asked to contact Burlington police at 336-229-3500 or call Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at 336-229-7100.

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  4. Changes proposed for social servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Burlington Times News

    "The goal of this legislation is to improve child welfare," said Osborne, executive director of Alamance County's Department of Social Services. "I don't have to remind you what happened with the regionalization of another human services system - our mental health system," Osborne told the Alamance County Board of Commissioners this week, "and how the needs of this community are not served as easily and as a priority with a regional approach."

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  5. Williams High tour shows strategic planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Burlington Times News

    ... His advice to the community is to come to meetings and make it clear that public education is a priority in Alamance County. "It really makes a difference at commissioners meetings when people show up and they are articulate about the positive ...

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  6. Haw River incinerator gets 7 tons of pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Burlington Times News

    Alamance County was the disposal site for 7.7 tons of prescription pills collected in the statewide Operation Medicine Drop campaign. “Destroying unused medications not only keeps drugs out of the reach of children, but helps remove an adult's temptation to consume unused pills that could lead to addiction,” SBI Director Bob Schurmeier said.

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  7. Moving & having funRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Burlington Times News

    Lace up your tennis shoes and head to downtown Burlington on Saturday for the sixth annual Active City Streets event. Downtown streets will be closed at 6 a.m. Saturday in preparation for Active City Streets and Celebrate Sound, Alamance County Sertoma Club's 5K walk/run.

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  8. No tax hike seen in GrahamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Burlington Times News

    ... rate of 45.5 cents. Overall the value of about two-thirds of the real property in Graham declined in the Alamance County tax office's assessment, and without the addition of the Lidl facility in the N.C. Commerce Park, which Graham and Mebane share, ...

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  9. Mayor of Mexican sister city pays first official visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Burlington Times News

    Mayor Gilberto Hernandez-Villafuerte of Soledad, Burlington's Mexican sister city, arrived in Burlington for the first time Monday for a three-day tour of the city. At the City Park Friendship Fountain, one of two fountains Soledad has given to Alamance County during the 13-year-long partnership, he spoke Wednesday morning about his impressions of North Carolina.

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  10. 2 shot at Burlington Waffle HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Burlington Times News

    ... with information to contact the Burlington Police Department at (336) 229-3500. For anonymous methods, call Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at (336) 229-7100 or text 8398 to 274637 for a text-a-tip method, both with possible cash rewards.

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  11. Burlington manager: Taxes must rise to cover same costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Burlington Times News

    A decline in Burlington's property values means the tax rate would have to rise for the city to bring in the same revenue next year. Property values declined 1.62 percent in the 2017 revaluation, the largest impact to any Alamance County city, City Manager Hardin Watkins told the City Council on Monday.

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  12. School bus accident results in $1000 damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | Burlington Times News

    ... with information on the incident is asked to contact the Burlington Police Department at 336-229-3500, call Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at 336-229-7100, or text 8398 to 274637 for a text-a-tip method, both with possible cash rewards.

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  13. County budget: a Everybodya s going to be a little madaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | Burlington Times News

    The county commissioners should see the proposed 201718 county budget May 15 and have their public budget hearing June 5, so the next month will be crunch time, and not all parties will get what they want. "Everybody's going to be a little mad," Chair Eddie Boswell said at the Alamance County Board of Commissioners' regular meeting Monday morning, "because that's what it takes to come up with a good budget where we come together and actually do what we're supposed to."

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  14. Around the Schools: Hawfields thinks NATO is neatoRead the original story

    Monday May 1 | Burlington Times News

    ... exhibition. Pleasant Grove Elementary School fifth-graders graduated from the D.A.R.E. program April 21. Alamance County Sheriff's Deputy Kathy Edmonds instructed the students for 10 weeks. Sheriff Terry Johnson told the students at the ceremony ...

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  15. Police: Man stabbed to death in robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | Burlington Times News

    ... charged Clark Sunday with first-degree murder and robbery with a dangerous weapon. He is being held in the Alamance County jail without bond. Currie also said police aren't sure how long Paul had been dead before the 911 call was made. Investigators ...

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  16. Prosecutor switching sides a " againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 | Burlington Times News

    For the past 10 years and four months, Craig Thompson has been a prosecutor with the Alamance County District Attorney's Office. On Friday, he retired.

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  17. UPDATED: Police make arrest in mana s deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | Burlington Times News

    Darrell Kenan Clark, 53, whose last known address is 715 Oakley St., Graham, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Daniel Lee Paul, 67, of 413 Sellars St. At about 12:15 p.m. Saturday, the Burlington Police Department and the Burlington Fire Department were dispatched to 413 Sellars St. in reference to a cardiac arrest, Clark is also charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon. He is being held in the Alamance County jail with no bond.

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  18. Man robs Mebane hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 | Burlington Times News

    ... ne with information regarding this crime is asked to contact the Mebane Police Department at 919-563-9031 or Alamance County-Wide CrimeStoppers at 336-229-7100.

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  19. Mebane lifer to be released on paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Burlington Times News

    ... only a shirt after King beat her. A passing motorist stopped to help her on U.S. 70 and drove her to the Alamance County Sheriff's Office. Attorneys for the four defendants had tried throughout the trial to discredit the victim's testimony and show ...

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  20. Outdoor learning the focus of Early Education SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Burlington Times News

    ... members, who included Alamance-Burlington Superintendent Bill Harrison, were skeptical about the idea for Alamance County, questioning safety, state regulations and cost. The school holds classes from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday ...

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