Randolph County Newswire

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  1. Witness for Sheriff refutes traffic stop studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Burlington Times News

    ... He said eight counties had higher Hispanic stop rates than Alamance County's rate of minus 1, including Randolph County's rate of 6 - meaning it was six times as likely to stop a Hispanic than a non-Hispanic - and Orange County's rate of 3. "It ...

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  2. 2014 Hard Court Tennis Tournament scheduledRead the original story

    Wednesday | Courier-Tribune

    Asheboro Cultural & Recreation Services will host the 2014 Randolph County Hard Court Tennis Tournament on Sept.

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  3. Both sides to weigh in on pipelineRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... in Pocahontas County, including a special announcement. Ragland and others made a presentation to the Randolph County Commission in opposition to the pipeline project earlier this month, detailing environmental issues such as increased truck traffic ...

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  4. North Carolina Zoo celebrates 40th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | News Observer

    ... to purchase land for the zoo which would be turned over to the state. There was a lot of interest in Randolph County for the state zoo to be located in Asheboro, support spearheaded by members of the Asheboro/Randolph Chamber of Commerce and others. ...

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  5. Shelby bows out with 5-3 loss to Randolph CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | The Star Online

    ... runs on the scoreboard, a quick 1-2-3 at-bat in the ninth spoiled Shelby's bid for a last-ditch rally. Host Randolph County put an end to Post 82's World Series dreams with a 5-3 defeat Saturday at McCrary Park in the Southeast Regionals. Shelby saw ...

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  6. Florida champs nip Shelby, 2-1, in 2nd roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | The Star Online

    ... (45-3) was limited to three hits by hard-throwing Florida right-hander Kyle Pausche and now must face host Randolph County at 1 p.m. Saturday. "We just didn't put the bat on the ball," said veteran Shelby coach Mike Grayson. "But we did run into a ...

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  7. Pipeline PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | The Inter-Mountain

    Using a hula hoop as a visual aide, several people spoke in opposition to Dominion Resources' planned 42-inch natural gas transmission pipeline during Thursday's Randolph County Commission meeting.

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  8. Plans for RV campground near N.C. Zoo approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Business Journal

    Plans for a new campground have been approved by the Randolph County Board of Commissioner for 98 acres near the North Carolina Zoo , according to the Asheboro Courier-Tribune .

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  9. Incentives approved for two companies in Randolph CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Business Journal

    The Randolph County Board of Commissioners has approved spending nearly $22,000 in incentives for a pet food start-up and a furniture company that are both planning to open facilities in the county, creating 50 jobs total, according to the Asheboro Courier-Tribune .

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  10. Lawmakers are humans tooRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... mutual respect between Senate Republicans and Democrats (well, at least some of them), Sen. Jerry Tillman, a Randolph County Republican, told Graham that he was one of the best orators in the House. "You never made a speech I didn't like, and I ...

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  11. Our Past: Two peas in a pod, early 1950sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Courier-Tribune

    Jean, left, and Faye Walker are not twins. They just look like they could be in this Randolph County snapshot from the early 1950s.

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  12. 2nd Peaceful Rally Scheduled to Urge Randolph County, NC Officials to Remove Barbaric Gas ChambersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | PR Log

    ... hold a peaceful rally at 4:30 pm on Monday, August 4th at. A County Commissioners meeting will follow at the Randolph County Historic Courthouse Meeting Room at 6:00 pm. Those that would like to speak to the commissioners, please remember to sign up ...

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  13. North Carolina Attorney, Bob Mason, Recognized as Leader in Elder LawRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | PR Log

    ... past Chairman of the Elder Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association, Chairman of Hospice of Randolph County, North Carolina, and a frequent speaker on elder and disabilities law issues. To find out more on Bob, please visit his website, ...

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  14. web1_OLD-PHOTO-SALEM-ACADEMY-1917.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Courier-Tribune

    One- and two-room schoolhouses dotted the Randolph County countryside well into the 20th century.

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  15. NC's new law requiring welfare applicants be tested for drugs faces delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | News Observer

    ... they are still working on those rules," said Richard Park, Division of Social Services business officer for Randolph County. "We're still on standby." A DHHS spokeswoman blamed the delay on a lack of funding while the lawmaker behind the original ...

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  16. Lawsuits go Randolph Co. pork producer's wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Palladium-Item

    A trial-court judge has ruled in favor of one of the nation's largest pork producers in four nuisance lawsuits brought by neighbors of industrial hog farms in Randolph County.

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  17. Environment - Still more on: Right to Farm Act prevails in Randolph County lawsuitsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Indiana Law Blog

    Updating the ILB posts from July 16th and 17th on Judge Vorhees' rulings in the Maxwell Farm lawsuits, Seth Slabaugh of the Muncie Star-Press today has a long story headed "Pork powerhouse wins nuisance lawsuits: Delaware County judge throws out suits filed in Randolph County."

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  18. Judge rules Indiana hog farms protected by lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Daily Journal

    ... Maxwell Farms accused it of allowing hog waste to accumulate and letting noxious odors spread from the Randolph County farms. Special Judge Marianne Vorhees ruled that Indiana's right-to-farm law is constitutional and the lawsuits could only proceed ...

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  19. Pork powerhouse wins nuisance lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Star Press

    A trial-court judge has ruled in favor of one of the nation's largest pork producers in four nuisance lawsuits brought by neighbors of industrial hog farms in Randolph County.

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  20. 4-H youth gearing up for showmanship circuit1:23 pm | 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... are in both Farm Credit territories, which makes it a great partnership. The first show will be held in Randolph County on Aug. 2. Youth ages 5-19 have the opportunity to compete against other youth from across the region at each of the 12 county ...

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