Montgomery County Newswire (Page 2)

Montgomery County Newswire (Page 2)

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

Results 21 - 40 of 216 in Montgomery County, NC

  1. Light on N.C. solar industry focused on ending preferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... 13 solar projects across North Carolina. He expects 300 workers on a pending 28-megawatt project in rural Montgomery County. The industry "can continue to grow if we let everything run its course," Olsen said. Conservative groups have studies that ...

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  2. Florida postal worker says he landed a gyrocopter on Capitol lawn to...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... , North Carolina and Vermont ) since 2014. Citizens helped pass small-donor public financing in Montgomery County and Chicago overwhelmingly passed a citizen's advisory calling for the same solution," he continued. "Voters in Tallahassee, Fla. , and ...

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  3. Trooper earns award for finding lost driverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... said Friday. "I wasn't doing it to receive any kind of recognition or award. I never expected it." The Montgomery County trooper was notified of the honor by email. He will accept the award in a Tuesday morning ceremony at the State Bureau of ...

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  4. Montgomery school board names Houston administrator as a preferreda superintendent candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Gazette.net

    Andrew Houlihan, chief academic officer of the Houston Independent School District, is the Montgomery County school board's “preferred” candidate for superintendent. The Montgomery County school board on Thursday named a Texas school official its top choice to become the next superintendent.

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  5. I flew a gyrocopter onto the Capitol Lawn to save our democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... , North Carolina and Vermont ) since 2014. Citizens helped pass small-donor public financing in Montgomery County and Chicago overwhelmingly passed a citizen's advisory calling for the same solution. Voters in Tallahassee, Fla. , and the legislature ...

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  6. Partnership seeks funding for NFP programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Anson Record

    ... baby. The nurse will visit regularly until the child is 2 years of age. Anson will actually partner with Montgomery County for the NFP program, Scarborough explained, and there will be a RN in each county, serving 25 families each. The RNs are part ...

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  7. Man accused of child sex abuse employed by prestigious private schoolRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Chaptzem Blog!

    A distinguished Montgomery County private school is on edge after police arrested a longtime employee on charges of child sex abuse. Julio Cruz, 58, of Rockville, is accused of inappropriately touching, and in one case, having sexual intercourse with his niece, then just 10-years-old.

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  8. Glaxo unveils change in pricing strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... joint venture with Pfizer that makes HIV drugs. Witty has cut costs and jobs and reorganized divisions. Montgomery County facilities are losing vaccine researchers to Rockville, Md., but drug research is being consolidated in Montgomery County and ...

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  9. Duke Energy substation explodes in Montgomery Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office said the explosion happened around 6:17 a.m. at the facility on Farmers Market Road. As of 6:45 a.m., deputies said the fire was contained but firefighters are waiting until Duke Energy crews ...

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  10. FirstHealth EMS price tag to top $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... is $925,00, and is the lowest subsidy in the FirstHealth system, according to County Manager Rick Sago. Montgomery County is paying $1.4 million and Chatham $2.44 million, he added. If, at any time during the contract, the average cost of fuel rises ...

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  11. My Turn: Commissioners need no lifetime benefitsRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Gaston is not the only county to cut back on employee benefits due to increasing costs. Just last year, Montgomery County decided to drop county employees' health benefits completely because of rising costs, and McDowell County decided not to offer ...

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  12. Hamlet native to help run Scotland electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... Iacona, started work on Monday. For the last 10 years, she has worked as deputy director of elections in Montgomery County. But the Hamlet native saw the Scotland County vacancy as a chance to return home, and has already moved to Laurel Hill. "I ...

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  13. Burning the midnight oil in RaleighRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... homeowners who live on private unpaved roads. I attended meetings with the Robeson, Scotland, Richmond and Montgomery County commissioners during the month. On April 23, I enjoyed the third-grade talent show at the I. E. Johnson Elementary School in ...

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  14. Purple Heart group honors veterans' advocateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... in Richmond County, Hildreth has worked with those in Scotland, Anson and Moore counties and some in Montgomery County. She has also dealt with vets from Marlboro and Chesterfield counties in South Carolina. "They're not just clients to me, they're ...

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  15. Mom of missing Md. kids remains not competent to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The mother of two Montgomery County children who have been missing for more than seven months remains not competent to stand trial. Catherine Hoggle, 28, of Clarksburg was recently evaluated at Clifton T. Catherine Hoggle, currently in a mental health facility on child neglect charges, will enter a new rehab program to get her mentally stable for trial.

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  16. Baltimore Riots: Poor people aren't always best off in an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Philip Greenspun's Weblog

    A friend asked me for my thoughts on the riots in Baltimore. I replied with the following: We interviewed a Baltimore-based state legislator for and she pointed out that the laws in Maryland are crafted by rich people in Montgomery County.

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  17. Businesses honored for workplace safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Richmond County businesses including Piedmont Natural Gas, Concrete Supply Co., Big Rock Sports and Unimin Corp. were honored for their on-the-job safety records Monday. The N.C. Department of Labor presented gold and silver awards to Richmond, Anson and Montgomery county companies during its annual safety awards banquet at Oliver's Restaurant in Wadesboro.

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  18. North Carolina experts to review what rocks reveal about early manRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Navajo Times

    The lithics conference will be held Saturday at the Nature Research Center at the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences. Experts will examine research in the Uwharrie National Forest in Stanly and Montgomery counties.

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  19. Penn Relays serve as touchstone for former high school starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... "These guys were part of one of the most meaningful times in my life," said John Robinson of Lansdale, Montgomery County. "So when I see them, it reminds me." At 79, Robinson was the baby of 10 former track and field teammates who met over eggs and ...

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  20. Former Teacher, Coach Charged with Sex Abuse of StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Patch.com

    Montgomery County Police say man taught at Loiederman Middle School in Silver Spring and was an assistant track coach at Wheaton High. A former Silver Spring teacher, who was also an assistant track coach in Wheaton, has been charged with sexually abusing a student, police say.

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