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Martin County Newswire

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  1. First on Witn: 10 law enforcement agencies called in to control several fights at Martin County eventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | WITN

    Police in a Martin County town needed the help of several law enforcement agencies to diffuse multiple fights in a crowd of roughly 3,000 people Sunday night. Robersonville Police Chief Phillip Lee says officers were called to the New Town area around 8 p.m. He says several fights broke out at once.

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  2. Deputies investigating death of 10 month oldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | WITN

    Lt. Drew Robinson with the Martin County Sheriff's Office says they were called Sunday to a home on Brown Road near Jamesville for an unresponsive 10 month old. Robinson says they cannot say if the death is suspicious or not.

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  3. Pedestrian killed in hit & run crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | WITN

    Williamston police say the crash happened around 12:30 a.m. Saturday at West Main Street Extension and Kehukee Park Road. Anyone with information on this deadly hit and run should call the Williamston Police Department at 252-792-2124 or Martin County Crime Stoppers, 252-792-8800.

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  4. OVERNIGHT: Crews respond to structure fire in WilliamstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | WITN

    Firefighters were called to 3545 U.S. Highway 17 at 10:48 p.m. Thursday. That's across the street from the Believers Fellowship Center. Communicators with the Martin County Sheriff's Office weren't sure if the building, which they called a store, was occupied at the time.

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  5. Job Fair Thursday at Martin Community CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | WITN

    A job fair is happening Thursday in Martin County. It's a collaborative event put on by the local community college and NC Works.

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  6. Governor offers reward in unsolved Martin County murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | WITN

    The Governor's Office is offering a reward up to $5,000 in a Martin County murder that killed the father of two children. Back on December 27th, Edward Chamblee, Jr., of Greenville, was gunned down while he was working as a security guard at Klub Xplosion on HIghway 11 in Oak City.

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  7. LegalsRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | Sentinel

    March 17, 2016 PUBLIC NOTICE Official Publication State of Minnesota Martin County Judicial District: Fifth Court File Number: 46-JV-16-13 Case Type: Juvenile In... more>>>> March 17, 2016 PUBLIC NOTICE Official Publication State of Minnesota Martin County Judicial District: Fifth Court File Number: 46-JV-16-8 Case Type: Juvenile In... more>>>> March 17, 2016 PUBLIC NOTICE Official Publication NOTICE OF HEARING TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Fairmont will hold... more>>>> March 17, 2016 PUBLIC NOTICE Official Publication OFFICE OF THE MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE Assumed Name Certificate of Assumed Name Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 33... more>>>> March 16, 2016 PUBLIC NOTICE Official Publication NOTICE TO BIDDERS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received, publicly opened and read aloud by... more>>>> March 16, 2016 PUBLIC ... (more)

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  8. Martin County releases names, charges of suspects in drug investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | WCTI

    The Martin County Narcotics Unit has been making arrests in regards to the illegal sale and distribution of controlled substances in the county. The narcotics unit is a division of the Martin County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Snow on the ground; roads clear in Martin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | WITN

    They received about an inch of snow Friday afternoon, and because of overnight temperatures in the upper 20s, the snow was still there Saturday. DOT crews had laid a salt brine solution Friday to prepare for the snow.

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  10. TROOPERS: Tree in roadway causes three vehicles to crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | WITN

    ... ened around the same time. Troopers tell WITN they were called to the scene around 4 a.m. Friday to the Bertie/Martin County line, where two vehicles and a tractor trailer had collided with the tree in the road.

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  11. PSEG Solar Source Acquires 25.9 MW Solar Project from EcoplexusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Electric Energy Online

    PSEG Solar Source announced it has acquired a 25.9 MW-dc solar energy facility from Ecoplexus for an investment of more than $40 million. The facility, to be called the PSEG Meadows Solar Energy Center, is located in Martin County, North Carolina about 80 miles east of Raleigh.

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  12. PSEG unit buys solar energy facility in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | NorthJersey.com

    PSEG Solar Source, a division of the Public Service Enterprise Group, said Tuesday that it bought a solar energy facility in North Carolina for more than $40 million. The facility, to be called the PSEG Meadows Solar Energy Center, is located in Martin County, North Carolina about 80 miles east of Raleigh.

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  13. Beach honored as fire chief of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... to vote to give me this award feels great." He was just 19 when he became an official volunteer member of the Martin County fire department in Oak City. The veteran firefighter even recalls the balance of the department's bank account the night he ...

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  14. Churches report delays and cancellationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | WITN

    ... service is cancelled for January 24. The 9:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. services will continue as scheduled. The Martin County Talent Show scheduled for January 23, 2016 at 7:00 pm at the Martin County Auditorium, Williamston was also cancelled and will ...

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  15. Teacher of the Week; Jennifer Veverka of Riverside MiddleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | WITN

    ... also awarded Teacher of the County in 2010-2011. She is currently an educator at Riverside Middle School in Martin County. She teaches 7th grade Science with emphasis on Engineering in the project based curriculum. She writes: "I also have been ...

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  16. Greenville man killed in nightclub shooting; owner is closing businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | WITN

    The owner of a nightclub where a Greenville man was murdered and two others were wounded says she is shutting down the business. Martin County deputies say the shooting happened Sunday at Klub Xplosion on Highway 11 outside of Oak City.

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  17. STATE v. BALLARDRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... for the State. Appeal by defendant from judgments entered 22 September 2014 by Judge Walter H. Godwin, Jr. in Martin County Superior Court. Heard in the Court of Appeals 24 September 2015. Martin County, Nos. 13 CRS 50880, 50881, 50882, 50883, ...

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  18. Bowman: Griffin: A quiet man with a bold voice during ECSU transitionRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2015 | The Daily Advance

    ... to work as an attorney. Elected twice to the North Carolina General Assembly, by 1961 he had become one of Martin County's most respected citizens and as such was appointed to the Elizabeth City State Teachers College Board of Trustees. By this ...

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  19. LaVerne W. MorrisRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2015 | Sentinel

    Services for LaVerne W. Morris, 92, of Fairmont, Minn., will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, at the Bethel Evangelical Free Church in Fairmont with full military honors following the service at the church by the Lee C. Prentice American Legion Post #36 and the Martin County Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #1222. Burial will be held noon Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, in the Osage Cemetery, Osage, Iowa.

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  20. Write-in candidate is top vote-getter in Jamesville Commissioner raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | WITN

    Four candidates were on the ballot for two Jamesville Commissioner seats in Martin County, but the top vote-getter was a write-in. The write-in received 31 votes.

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