Randolph County Newswire

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  1. Deer-farm supporters blast Commission over strict regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | North Carolina Sportsman

    ... supports to the microphone for the meeting, which ended just short of three hours. One, Wayne Kimrey, a Randolph County deer farmer, told about settling a lawsuit against the agency after wildlife-enforcement officers and sheriff's deputies visited ...

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  2. Bowers joins Daily Journal advertising staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    The Richmond County Daily Journal welcomed a new member to its advertising sales team Monday when Josh Bowers joined the paper as a business development consultant. Bowers, 28, moved to Rockingham from Randolph County with his wife, Holly Littlefield-Bowers, who returned to her hometown to open Bold Moves Dance Company.

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  3. Asheboro shelter able to remain openRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... from the community; David Jeannot reports. SOME PEOPLE WILL NOT GO COLDEST WINTER. DAVID JOINS US FROM RANDOLPH COUNTY WITH THE STORY. AS THE WEATHER GETS COLDER, A MINISTRY WAS ON THE VERGE OF A SHUTTING THE DOORS OF ITS HOMELESS SHELTER FOR GOOD. ...

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  4. Bladen schools spend $160K per high-school diplomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Bladen Journal

    ... udent performance." The cost of a diploma by district varied greatly across the state, ranging from a low in Randolph County of $114,129 to the high of $266,831 in Hyde County.

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  5. 2 dead in fire in Randolph CountyRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... were trapped in the home. TRINITY - Two people have died and a third person was hurt in a fire at a house in Randolph County. The sheriff's office said a woman escaped the flames. She said her husband and sister were trapped in the home.

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  6. Plastic incjection molding company chooses the Triad for $26M expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Business Journal

    ... plans to undertake the expansion during the next three years, and boost an already sizable workforce in Randolph County of close to 1,000. The 140,000-square-foot Asheboro expansion will follow the addition of a new manufacturing facility in Mexico ...

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  7. Rep says project will bring revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | The Inter-Mountain

    A proposed natural gas pipeline will bring both jobs and millions of dollars in personal property taxes into Randolph County, an official said.

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  8. General election turnout mirrors 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Courier-Tribune

    Election day in Randolph County was a hectic affair as an impressive percentage of the eligible voters in the county came to the polls. In the unofficial tally, 40.8 percent of the electorate, only slightly below the last midterm turnout, participated in the 2014 general election during early voting, absentee voting and on election day.

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  9. This Triad hospital is getting ready for a busy Obamacare enrollment periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Business Journal

    ... grant to extend the effort into a second year. The hospital's efforts played a role in 3,877 people within Randolph County, including 1,103 in Asheboro, signing up for coverage through the federally operated insurance exchange, HealthCare.gov. ...

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  10. Clay Aiken's campaign bus broke down today and that was only the beginningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Independent Weekly

    ... e in Wake and portions of Chatham County, but lost in the more conservative areas of the district, including Randolph County.

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  11. N.C. EMS increases CPR saves by staying on sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | EMS1

    Randolph County had three times more CPR saves during the first six months of this year than in 2013. These saves are individuals in cardiac arrest who are administered CPR on the scene of their collapses and arrive at a local hospital with pulses.

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  12. Early voting climbs to 11,936Read the original story

    Friday Oct 31 | Courier-Tribune

    A total of 11,936 Randolph County voters cast early voting ballots through Friday, according to the Randolph County Board of Elections. Saturday is the last day to cast early voting ballots before Tuesday's general election to decide several federal, state and local races.

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  13. Early voting climbs to 8,043Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Courier-Tribune

    A total of 8,043 Randolph County voters have cast early voting ballots through Wednesday, according to the Randolph County Board of Elections. Randolph's four early voting poll sites will be open Thursday and Friday, Oct. 30-31, from 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 1, from 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday is the last day for early voting in the Nov. 4 election to decide several federal, state and local races.

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  14. Gaston County magistrate resigns rather than perform gay marriagesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    A former Gaston County magistrate said he resigned rather than having to administer same-sex marriages as part of his job.

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  15. Five minutes with AEC Narrow Fabrics CEO Larry HimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Business Journal

    ... narrow fabrics for apparel, medical, home furnishings and industrial markets. The Asheboro City Council and Randolph County Board of Commissioners last month approved $60,000 in performance-based incentives for the company to add 60 new jobs and ...

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  16. Early voting climbs to 3,503Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Courier-Tribune

    A total of 3,503 Randolph County voters have cast ballots during the first three days of early voting, through Saturday, according to the Randolph County Board of Elections.

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  17. Thomas Built Buses Expands Production, Adds JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | STN Online

    ... in the form of support from local entities. The company received over $66,000 in economic incentives from Randolph County and the City of Archdale, as well as $300,000 from Guilford County and the City of High Point. "Since 1916 High Point has been ...

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  18. 1,490 cast early voting ballots on first dayRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Courier-Tribune

    A total of 1,490 Randolph County voters cast ballots on the first day of early voting Thursday, according to the Randolph County Board of Elections.

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  19. Thomas Built invests $11.8M to expand C2 productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | School Bus Fleet

    ... fabrication parts producing capabilities was supported by about $66,100 in economic incentives granted from Randolph County and the city of Archdale. Also, $300,000 was granted by the city of High Point and Guilford County to support future growth, ...

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  20. Thomas Built Buses selects High Point for 236-job expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... authorized performance-based incentives of $188,800. Those incentives come on top of incentives approved by Randolph County and the city of Archdale for a total of $66,098. About 228 of the jobs will welders, painters, assembly technicians, ...

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