Wake County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Wake County will reach a milestone this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Examiner.com

    Wake County will soon pass a milestone -- the county will add its 1 millionth resident.

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  2. Wake County schools, libraries get a $345.2M boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Business Journal

    Wake County sold $345.2 million in bonds for both schools and libraries. Of the $345.2 million: $334.24 million is intended for the Wake County Public School System building program; $11 million for libraries.

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  3. Judge sets $3 million bond for Bailey man in rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    ... about the alleged incidents will be released at this time, the department said. Liverman is being held at the Wake County Detention Center under a $3 million secured bond, according to a spokesman at the center. His next scheduled court appearance ...

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  4. GOP House splits, kills incentives packageRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Robesonian

    ... budget McCrory signed last week. Another bill would have extended until 2016 the period for local leaders in Wake County to ask voters to approve up to a three-quarters of a penny sales tax increase for transportation projects. If it had passed, the ...

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  5. GOP drops link between budget, school growthRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Robesonian

    ... back spending more easily. "This change does not guarantee that the extra 3,000-plus students who come into (the Wake County) system next year will be funded,' said Senate Minority Leader Dan Blue, D-Wake. "And they're going to come." Dollar says ...

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  6. Home schooling accelerates in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... founder of Lighthouse Christian Homeschool Association, which has around 350 families, largely in the northern Wake County area “They’re not happy with the work their kids are coming home with. They’ve decided to take their children ...

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  7. Teen pleads guilty to murder in death of man living in tent in Southeast RaleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News Observer

    - One of five Wake County teens accused of robbing and killing Regynald Brown, a man living in a tent along a Southeast Raleigh greenway, pleaded guilty to murder on Wednesday. Angel Sean Muniz, 17, was sentenced to life in prison for first-degree ...

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  8. NCDOT convenes talks on dispute over CAT bus fares and free R-LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News Observer

    ... said. Tata, Coleman and Rainey “have a strong working relationship” dating from Tata’s time as Wake County school superintendent, Charbonneau said. Rainey said she had asked Tata to get involved in the CAT issue. “I asked the ...

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  9. Poverty rate soars in Raleigh, other NC metrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WRAL.com

    ... numbers are staggering," said Regina Brooks, who works daily with struggling clients at the Women's Center of Wake County. More than 16 percent of Raleigh's population is now in poverty. The Brookings report said an average of 130,242 residents were ...

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  10. NC education budget change worries some districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News Observer

    ... back spending more easily. "This change does not guarantee that the extra 3,000-plus students who come into (the Wake County) system next year will be funded,' said Senate Minority Leader Dan Blue, D-Wake. "And they're going to come." Dollar says ...

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  11. Teen pleads guilty to killing homeless Raleigh manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WRAL.com

    ... near Hammond Road. He hadn't been seen in more than a month and had been reported missing two weeks earlier. Wake County Assistant District Attorney Patrick Latour said a group of teens calling themselves "Big Money Sway" robbed homeless men on ...

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  12. DV honors three who made a differenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Pike County Courier

    ... on to secure both a bachelor and master's degree from Bucknell University. She is a school psychologist for the Wake County Public Schools in North Carolina, where she is also active in her community and church. from the Class of 1955 was a class ...

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  13. Man, woman, youth charged with helping underage teens drink before one died in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News Observer

    Charles Joseph Matthews, 59, Kimberley Hunt Matthews, 52, and Thomas Blake Matthews, 18, surrendered to authorities Tuesday afternoon at the Wake County Detention Center.

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  14. UNC Health Care and Alignment Healthcare Launch a New Collaborative,...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Business Wire

    ... management. The partnership will kick off with the offering of a new Medicare Advantage HMO plan for seniors in Wake County, North Carolina. "Our intent is to provide the highest quality care to our seniors to improve their health while reducing ...

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  15. Heavy rains fall on Triangle; flash-flood warning for Wake and JohnstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | News Observer

    ... well as various flood advisories, , ABC11 Eyewitness News reported. A flash-flood warning remained in effect for Wake County overnight, even as flooding earlier Tuesday evening caused hotel evacuations and water rescues in Raleigh and Cary. News & ...

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  16. Bailey man charged with statutory rapeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Wake County authorities arrested a Bailey man Monday after uncovering an ongoing sexual relationship he reportedly was having with a teenager.

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  17. Raleigh Planning Commission OKs non-magical street names for Walnut TerraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | News Observer

    ... names to avoid confusion for emergency responders. Similar street names exist elsewhere in Raleigh and Wake County. He has said he hoped the names could generate "some positive press" about Walnut Terrace's transformation from a troubled, ...

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  18. School workers miffed by 'insult' of a raiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WRAL.com

    ... raise. "That's not equitable. It just doesn't make sense," said Chris Bridges, who has worked 21 years in the Wake County Public School System Transportation Office. Bridges noted that, if he did his job at a state agency instead of a school ...

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  19. Severe thunderstorm warning for Durham and Wake countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | News Observer

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTHERN GRANVILLE COUNTY, SOUTHWESTERN VANCE COUNTY, NORTHERN WAKE COUNTY, WESTERN FRANKLIN COUNTY, AND CENTRAL DURHAM COUNTY UNTIL 730 PM.

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  20. Fitch Releases Report on Wake County, NCRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Hispanic Business

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