Cabarrus County Newswire (Page 5)

Cabarrus County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cabarrus County, NC. (Page 5)

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  1. I-85 to be closed in Concord on Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | WBTV

    The North Carolina Department of Transportation says that I-85 in Concord will be closed for several hours beginning on Thursday night. As work continues on the I-85 widening project in Cabarrus County, crews will begin setting girders for the South Main St. bridge over I-85 Thursday night, April 27, weather permitting.

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  2. 13-year-old boy arrested in two sexual assault cases from JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... both areas the nights the incidents happened, but couldn't find anyone. The 13-year-old is being held at the Cabarrus County Detention Center. Police say more charges, including attempted common law robbery, attempted second-degree sex offense, ...

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  3. The Latest: Forecasters say rain impact to last all weekRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... ore than 48,000 of those customers were in Charlotte. Other significant outages were reported in neighboring Cabarrus County and in the Winston-Salem area.

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  4. 'Game Plan for Life' speakers in schools this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | WBTV

    Several familiar names from the sports world will be sharing their stories with students in Rowan and Cabarrus counties this week. The "Game Plan for Life" program, organized by NFL Hall of Fame coach and NASCAR Championship team owner Joe Gibbs, continues its association with Terry Osborne and Rowan/Kannapolis ABC, Rowan Sheriff Kevin Auten, and Salisbury Police Chief Jerry Stokes, for visits to local schools.

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  5. Thousands without power after heavy stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Burlington Times News

    ... than 48,000 of those customers were in Charlotte. Other significant outages were reported in neighboring Cabarrus County and in the Winston-Salem area. A flood watch was in effect for most of the state. The watch is in effect for some of the state ...

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  6. Heavy storms leave thousands without power in North CarolinaRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | WBTV

    ... than 48,000 of those customers were in Charlotte. Other significant outages were reported in neighboring Cabarrus County and in the Winston-Salem area. A flood watch was in effect for most of the state. The watch is in effect for some of the state ...

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  7. Consistent rainfall, downed trees leave thousands without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | WBTV

    ... Road was closed between Kingsley View Drive and Johnston Road. Nearly 2,000 homes were without power in Cabarrus County for about an hour, until around 5:45 a.m., due to fallen trees or limbs damaging equipment. One thousand customers in Dallas were ...

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  8. How to handle a panhandler: Here's why you should say noRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | WBTV

    ... restaurant in the hopes that panhandlers will leave her alone. The presence of panhandlers doesn't deter Cabarrus County resident Kevin Johnson from regularly coming to uptown Charlotte on weekends. He said he's often approached by panhandlers. One ...

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  9. How to handle a panhandler: Herea s why you should say noRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Courier-Tribune

    ... restaurant in the hopes that panhandlers will leave her alone. The presence of panhandlers doesn't deter Cabarrus County resident Kevin Johnson from regularly coming to uptown Charlotte on weekends. He said he's often approached by panhandlers. One ...

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  10. Fair Housing Forum set for Thursday in Cabarrus CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | WBTV

    Anyone interested in owning a home is invited to attend the free Fair Housing Forum from 6 7:30 p.m., on Thursday, April 20, at The Laureate Center, Kannapolis City Hall, 401 Laureate Way. The forum will be hosted by the City of Kannapolis, City of Concord, Cabarrus County, and Prosperity Unlimited.

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  11. Cabarrus Co. school bus caught on camera not using flashing lights, stop armRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. CABARRUS COUNTY, N.C. - Cabarrus County Schools is launching an investigation after Channel 9 showed officials a video of one school bus not ...

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  12. April 13, 2017: What to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Boise Weekly

    ... the last. The Charlotte Observer reports that Larry Pittman, a member of the Republican General Assembly in Cabarrus County, North Carolina this week called Abraham Lincoln "the same sort [of] tyrant" as Hitler. "Lincoln was the same sort of tyrant, ...

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  13. State Pol Calls Lincoln 'Tyrant' Like HitlerRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2017 | Drudge Retort

    A day after setting off one firestorm, a Cabarrus County lawmaker set off another Wednesday by calling Abraham Lincoln "the same sort tyrant" as Adolf Hitler. Republican Rep. Larry Pittman of Cabarrus County made the comparison in a Facebook post in response to a comment criticizing a bill he'd introduced that would nullify the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on same-sex marriage in North Carolina.

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  14. Five dogs killed in Union County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | WBTV

    ... to be very heavily damaged. Firefighters from Mint Hill VFD, Idlewild VFD, Robinson VFD, Midland VFD in Cabarrus County and several Union County stations all responded to the call. Officials say it appears the fire started in the living room area of ...

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  15. North Carolina legislator apologizes for Hitler statementRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | My Mother Lode

    The North Carolina legislator who compared President Abraham Lincoln to Adolf Hitler has issued an apology, but he blamed the media for distorting his comments and said both men were "obviously bad guys." After posting his initial statement on his Facebook campaign page on Wednesday, Cabarrus County Republican Rep. Larry Pittman used Twitter to post a series of four statements.

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  16. North Carolina legislator compares Lincoln to HitlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Fox News

    This drawing shows Abraham Lincoln taking the oath of office as the 16th president of the United States in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington on March 4, 1861. AP PHOTO Cabarrus County Republican Rep. Larry Pittman posted the comment on Wednesday in response to a torrent of criticism over legislation he and two others sponsored in the General Assembly to restore a state ban on same-sex marriage.

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  17. Teens charged in shooting death of Anthony Frazier appear in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | WBTV

    ... and athlete. He was also in the Students Taking A Right Stand (STARS) program, which works with students in Cabarrus County and Kannapolis city schools, focusing on strengthening leadership skills and community engagement. Daniel was a Kannapolis ...

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  18. Cabarrus lawmaker compares Abraham Lincoln to Hitler Read Story Rad BerkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... before to make it look like I said something I didn't." NBC Charlotte's Rad Berky spoke with a number of Cabarrus County residents, all of whom disapproved of the posting. He was the center of attention again recently when he supported a measure ...

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  19. A Southern lawmaker this week called Lincoln a 'tyrant' and compared him to HitlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... unless you're asking North Carolina lawmaker Larry Pittman. The Republican General Assembly member from Cabarrus County this week called the 16th president "the same sort (of) tyrant" as Adolf Hitler," according to the Charlotte Observer. Pittman ...

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  20. NC Gop Lawmaker Likens Abraham Lincoln to Hitler in Defense of His Bill Seeking to Ban Gay MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Towleroad

    Republican Rep. Larry Pittman of Cabarrus County made the comparison in a Facebook post in response to a comment criticizing a bill he'd introduced that would nullify the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on same-sex marriage in North Carolina. A commenter reminded Pittman that the Supreme Court ruling settled the law on gay marriage and that the lawmaker should "get over it."

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