Wake County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. UNC wants Willingham case moved to federal courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | WRAL.com

    Mary Willingham, who claims that the university put player eligibility above academic integrity for years, filed the suit in Wake County, alleging that UNC retaliated against her for speaking about the academic performance of revenue-sport athletes.

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  2. NC House balks at McCrory's new incentive program for relocating businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | News Observer

    Gov. Pat McCrory's push to create a new incentive program met stiff resistance in a House committee Wednesday, as lawmakers recommended rejecting the Senate-approved measure.

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  3. NC House committee spurns Senate bill that would curb urban sales tax authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | News Observer

    ... three years. "We would take that part out and grandfather Wake and Mecklenburg counties," said Rep. Paul Stam, a Wake County Republican. Wake collects a 2 percent local sales tax now. Wake County commissioners have discussed the possibility of ...

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  4. Road to close near Green Hope HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Cary News

    The N.C. Department of Transportation and the Wake County Public School System are installing a right-turn lane at the school's main entrance and a roundabout with sidewalks at the southern entrance.

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  5. Progress deal would lower power bills in Eastern NC townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Cary News

    ... spare parts and tools, will give Raleigh-based Progress full ownership of the Shearon Harris nuclear plant in Wake County along with four other power plants that local governments had partially owned since 1982 as a misguided investment. Progress ...

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  6. Police say man offered them $5 bribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | News Observer

    ... Ramirez intended to convince the officer not to arrest him, the warrant alleges. Ramirez was held Tuesday at the Wake County Detention Center on $20,000 bond, county records state. He faces a felony charge of offering bribes, along with charges of ...

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  7. GOP leaders tout budget deal with 7% teacher raiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... mentioned the latest legislative staff estimates that last year's tax cuts will cost $680 Rep. Nelson Dollar, a Wake County Republican and lead House negotiator, said pay raises would be funded in part through "economies and efficiencies" in ...

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  8. DPS makes several key personnel changesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | HeraldSun.com

    ... High School from 1993-98 and served as an assistant principal at Green Hope and Leesville Road high schools in Wake County. School officials said at the time that Malechek decided he did not want to lead a school that was going through such a major ...

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  9. AG: Upstate man posed as pastor, SBI agent in scamRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Free Republic

    ... unidentified victims through the course of their investigation. The SBI is aware of victims from Charlotte, Wake County, Stokes County and Oklahoma. 'If you were a victim of this elaborate plot, the SBI needs to hear from you to make sure the ...

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  10. NC woman accused of biting baby, breaking ribsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WLOS

    ... a deep bite wound on his shoulder. Peele was arrested on Monday. She is being held under $250,000 bond in the Wake County jail and was ordered not to have contact with any minors under the age of 18 without supervision. Jail records don't say ...

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  11. Cary's Carpenter Upchurch Road to close for weeks near high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | News Observer

    The N.C. Department of Transportation and the Wake County Public School System are installing a right-turn lane at the school's main entrance, and a roundabout with sidewalks at the secondary southern entrance The closure will fully shut down the road between the schools' main and southern entrances, near 2500 Carpenter Upchurch Road.

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  12. Wendell tobacco farmer Richard Todd looks over his crop in 2004.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Eastern Wake News

    This week in history we look back 10, 25 and 50 years to see what was happening in the eastern Wake County area.

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  13. Woman accused of biting baby, breaking ribsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... a deep bite wound on his shoulder. Peele was arrested on Monday. She is being held under $250,000 bond in the Wake County jail and was ordered not to have contact with any minors under the age of 18 without supervision. Jail records don't say ...

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  14. Senate bill would hurt Wakea s power to handle growth, McFarlane saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Eastern Wake News

    - Wake County will have a harder time handling growth pressures and transportation problems if the legislature adopts a Senate proposal to put new restrictions on local sales tax options, Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane said Tuesday. "I am disappointed ...

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  15. Freshman camp to prepare incoming Knightdale High freshmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Eastern Wake News

    ... high school," said first-year Knightdale High School Principal Jim Argent. "I'm pretty sure everyone in eastern Wake County would tell you they remember what it was like." Argent, the former chief at Lake Myra Elementary, and his staff want to make ...

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  16. Road Worrier: Wake Republicans warm up to transit as NC Senate Republicans chillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Eastern Wake News

    The Republican-led county commissioners took transit out of cold storage Monday with a pledge to launch a new, fast study of bus and rail transit improvement options for Wake County.

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  17. WCPSS names new principal of East Wake MiddleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Eastern Wake News

    - Wake County Public Schools named Rebecca Beaulieu, the principal of C.M. Eppes Middle School in Greenville, as the new principal of East Wake Middle School, last week. The appointment leaves only one Knightdale school without a permanent principal. ...

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  18. Fitch Rates Raleigh, North Carolina's LOBs 'AA+'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Business Wire

    ... tender and failed remarketing to access the capital markets and provide takeout proceeds. Raleigh is located in Wake County (rated 'AAA' by Fitch) in the north central portion of the state. Population increased a notable 46% between 2000 and 2010 ...

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  19. Raleigh police: Man tried to bite off girlfriend's tongueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | News Observer

    ... unlawfully cut out or disable the tongue or put out an eye of any other person...." Marion was in custody at the Wake County Detention Center when police charged him Monday, and Magistrate M.L. Sweeney added $250,000 to his bail, making it a total ... 2 comments

  20. School Notes: July 30.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Cary News

    The Wake County Public School System will offer the following classes through its Lifelong Learning Program.

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