Alamance County Newswire (Page 8)

Alamance County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alamance County, NC. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 3,891 in Alamance County, NC

  1. One arrested, one sought in assault/robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... was charged with common law robbery, assault by strangulation and assault on a female, and was placed in the Alamance County Detention Center under a $100,000 secured bond. The second suspect remains unidentified and is still at large. He is ...

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  2. DA, sheriff want federal sentences for offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    Graham's was the first City Council to allot money for a new prosecutor in the Alamance County District Attorney's Office to prosecute local drug, gun and violent crimes in federal court, where repeat offenders can get longer sentences. The council voted 4-1 to contribute close to $10,000 in pay for that position at its regular July meeting Tuesday, on condition that the District Attorney's Office report back in one year on how well the project is working.

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  3. Prescient opens Mebane facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... We are helping to bridge the two, connecting the physical and technological worlds.” LAST YEAR, ALAMANCE County, Graham and Mebane offered $1,165,000 in incentives lure the company to the Mebane commerce park. The company has invested more ...

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  4. Colorado-based construction software company moving headquarters to DurhamRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    ... in the Mebane facility. The average annual compensation at the Mebane site is $46,544, which is higher than Alamance County's current average wage of $36,346 per year. In addition to its Mebane employees, the company has around 200 employees at its ...

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  5. NC elections don't 'look regular,' and haven't for a long timeRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Lincoln Times-News

    Duke B. Paris, the longtime Alamance County register of deeds, liked to tell the story of when he was Gov. Kerr Scott's campaign driver and they stopped to see a moonshiner who controlled the votes in his mountain hollow. After being awakened from a night of drinking, the man assured Scott: "The precinct will be 100 percent for you."

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  6. Woman assaulted, robbed outside Burlington convenience storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... nformation is asked 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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  7. Commissioners to talk demolitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    The Alamance County Board of Commissioners meets at 7 p.m. Monday with a light agenda, but the board could start reducing the number of buildings it has to take care of by knocking two of them down. The county owns 40 buildings, according to the agenda, "in various stages of repair," which is to say a lot of them are pretty old and expensive to maintain, heat and cool.

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  8. 2 injured in separate Burlington shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... on is asked to contact the Burlington Police Department at 336-229-3500. Anonymous tips may be given through Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers, at 336-229-7100, or by texting 8398 to 274637, both with possible cash rewards.

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  9. Updated: Sheriff charges 4 in human trafficking, prostitution investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... this case. About 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Taskforce, including an officer with the Alamance County Sheriff's Office, arrested William Lee Reynolds, 39, of 833 Sarah Williams Ave., Graham, charging him with 14 counts each of ...

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  10. Third man sentenced in 2013 slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    A Greensboro man who helped Cameron Romero Graves get rid of the body of Kenneth Joel Clapp after his 2013 murder was sentenced Thursday to as long as three years, five months in prison. “We did have a strong case against him for accessory [to murder] after the fact,” Alamance County District Attorney Pat Nadolski said, “but in light of the fact that he fully cooperated with the state and was willing to testify in the eventual trial if it had occurred, … we're giving him this plea offer.” Solomon Gerard Tate, 27, of 508 Garrett St., Greensboro, pleaded instead to two felony counts of obstruction of justice and was sentenced to two consecutive sentences of 10 to 21 months in prison.

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  11. 4 charged in connection with human trafficking investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... cocaine possession, one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. Daniel was also served with outstanding Alamance County warrants on charges of common law robbery, assault inflicting serious bodily injury, and failure to appear, as well as an ...

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  12. Ex-cop gets warrant tossedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    A federal court threw out a search warrant that turned up an unlicensed short-barreled rifle and three unlicensed silencers in the home of a former Greensboro police officer on grounds that the search violated his constitutional rights. William Zachary White, 32, had been arrested by Burlington police March 6 and booked in the Alamance County jail on charges of possession of stolen property and obtaining property by false pretense for his alleged involvement in a series of high-value lawn equipment heists at John Deere dealers throughout the Triad, including Jan. 14 at Quality Equipment on Whites Kennel Road, Burlington.

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  13. 2 charged in prostitution caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    A man and woman were in the Alamance County jail Wednesday on charges of promoting prostitution, and the man is facing 14 charges related to human trafficking.  William Lee Reynolds, 39, of 833 Sarah Williams Ave., Graham, was held on $3 million bond charged with seven counts each of human trafficking of an adult and sexual servitude of an adult, and one count of promoting prostitution and profiting prostitution.

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  14. Three decades on, Harrisona s is a favorite Burlington restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    For the past 30 years, the Clayton family has served up sandwiches and their signature teriyaki chicken made from the recipe that Paul Clayton's father, Fred, created. The restaurant business is notorious for its unpredictability, yet this year, as it turned 30, Harrison's has thrived as one of the oldest restaurants in Alamance County.

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  15. No reason for schools to delay banning symbol of lost a causea a " Paul IsomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    Confederate flags frame the Confederate soldier monument known as "Silent Sam" during a rally on UNC campus in Chapel Hill, N.C. on Sunday, October 25, 2015. The rally, held in support of keeping the monument on campus, was held by Alamance County Taking Back Alamance County.

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  16. a Am I about to be sold?a : Human trafficking in Alamance CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    Editor's note: In the process of reporting on prostitution and human trafficking in Alamance County, as well as the cycle of poverty, homelessness and drug use that often accompanies it, the Times-News spoke with a woman who was forced into prostitution this year at a Burlington hotel. Law enforcement has confirmed the woman's story of being victimized as part of a sex trafficking operation.

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  17. a I didna t know it was like that hereaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    In the process of reporting on prostitution and human trafficking in Alamance County, as well as the cycle of poverty, homelessness and drug use that often accompanies it, the Times-News spoke with a woman who was forced into prostitution this year at a Burlington hotel. Law enforcement has confirmed the woman's story of being victimized as part of a sex trafficking operation.

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  18. Lambeth named Alamance County Superior Court judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... people whose names were in there as well, but I was hopeful. A lot of folks from around the state and in Alamance County have a high regard for my legal ability and let the governor know that, and I'm very gratified that he appointed me," Lambeth ...

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  19. County bids farewell to long-time judge, administratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    GRAHAM - Between them, Superior Court Judge Wayne Abernathy and court administrator Barbara Dodson are only about seven years shy of a century of experience and friendships inside Alamance County's courthouses. And at gatherings like the one Thursday night for their joint retirement reception, it's apparent what a large but close-knit family the Alamance County bar is.

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  20. City, county officials discuss crime at BHARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    Representatives from both the Burlington Housing Authority and the criminal justice system in Alamance County met Thursday to discuss problems with crime on BHA properties and what should be done. Housing Authority Commissioner Michael Graves, who called the meeting, did so alleging that the Burlington Police Department wasn't responding to repeated tips from BHA about drug dealing and other crimes taking place on its properties.

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