Graham County Newswire (Page 2)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Graham County, NC. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 37 of 39 in Graham County, NC

  1. Paddling increases in NC schools; 90 percent in 2 districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Sixty percent of the paddling took place in Robeson County schools, while another 32 percent of cases were in Graham County near the Cherokee Indian reservation. More than half of the students physically disciplined by school officials were American ...

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  2. Paddling increases in NC schools; 90 percent in 2 districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | WSOCTV

    ... Sixty percent of the paddling took place in Robeson County schools, while another 32 percent of cases were in Graham County near the Cherokee Indian reservation. More than half of the students physically disciplined by school officials were American ...

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  3. Lucy Jane Williams JenkinsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | Daily Times

    Lucy Jane Williams Jenkins went to her heavenly home on February 16, 2016. She was born September 15, 1925, to the late O.L. and Nancy Burchfield Williams in Graham County, North Carolina.

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  4. Lucy Jane Williams JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Daily Times

    Lucy Jane Williams Jenkinswent to her heavenly home on February 16, 2016. She was born September 15, 1925, to the late O.L. and Nancy Burchfield Williams in Graham County, North Carolina.

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  5. Unemployment figures for Dec. 2015 report mixed news for Asheville,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    ... growth, at 5.3 percent. Elsewhere in Western North Carolina, unemployment figures ranged from 12 percent (Graham County) to 4.3 percent (Henderson County). The largest variance in unemployment percentages between Dec. 2014 and Dec. 2015 was in ...

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  6. American Mechanical Inc v. BosticRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... 2014 by Judge Louis A. Bledsoe, III in Randolph County Superior Court, Rockingham County Superior Court, and Graham County Superior Court. Heard in the Court of Appeals 7 October 2015. Randolph County, No. 12 CVS 1384, Rockingham County, No. 12 CVS ...

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  7. Bladen jobless rate was 8 percent in NovemberRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    Unemployment rates, not seasonally adjusted, increased in 38 of North Carolina's counties in November, decreased in 37, and remained unchanged in 25. Graham County had the highest unemployment rate at 11.5 percent, while Buncombe County had the lowest at 4.1 percent. Two of the state's metro areas experienced rate increases while nine decreased and four remained unchanged.

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  8. My Friend's Uncle Is Trying to Pimp Me Out. HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... me, because gang member or not, I would beat the breaks off any bastard who tried to violent mine. I live in Graham County, a dry county in North Carolina. We have very few alcohol-related car accidents and deaths. With all of the accidents caused ...

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  9. Richard B. MillsapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and resident of Graham County, he was a son of Lola Loumanda Edwards Millsaps and the late James "Jim" Bright Millsaps. Richard was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War and was employed by the United States Forest Service.

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  10. UCPS teacher turnover higher than state, increasingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Union County Weekly

    ... district turnover rate in the state was Northampton County with a 33.55-percent rate and the lowest was Graham County with a 5.75-percent rate. The Top 5 self-reported reasons for turnover for 2014-15 included: to teach in another state public ...

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  11. Teacher Attrition Continues to Plague North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Education Week

    ... northeast part of the state, one-third of its 155 teachers left during the 2014-15 school year. By contrast, Graham County, a half-hour drive east of the Tennessee border, had the highest retention rate, with only five of its 87 teachers leaving. ...

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  12. Report: Whiskey, vodka among area's top sellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... sales in painstaking detail in the more than 160 boards scattered across 99 of North Carolina's 100 counties - Graham County, near the Tennessee state line, is the lone remaining dry district. Vodka's popularity is no surprise to Allen Robbins, a ...

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  13. Alcohol report details what parts of NC like which spiritsRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2015 | WBTV

    ... Beverage Control Association. It tracks how many cases of alcohol are sold in 99 North Carolina counties. Graham County remains the state's lone dry county. The report says Tennessee whiskey sells better in the mountains, while areas like Wake, ...

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  14. Ducey appoints new judge in Graham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | ABC15.com

    Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed Safford attorney Michael Peterson to fill a vacancy created the retirement of Graham County Superior Court Judge R. Douglas Holt.

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  15. Ducey appoints new Graham County Superior Court judgeRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed Safford attorney Michael Peterson to fill a vacancy created the retirement of Graham County Superior Court Judge R. Douglas Holt. Peterson has a law firm and he has also served as a temporary judge in Graham and Greenlee counties and as assistant magistrate for Safford.

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  16. Benjamin 'Ben' W. FarleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Benjamin "Ben" W. Farley, 87, of Canton, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. Ben was born in Graham County on Aug. 29, 1928, to the late William and Martha Green Farley.

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  17. More residents jobless in JuneRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | The Robesonian

    ... 20 and remained unchanged in eight counties. Robeson County had the state's sixth highest unemployment rate. Graham County's unemployment rate of 12.3 percent ranked highest in the state, with Buncombe County's rate of 5.4 percent ranked lowest. ...

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