Month: May 2020

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Sanitary Sewer Overflow Due to Tropical Depression Bertha Rain Event

MOORESVILLE, NC – On May 28, the Town of Mooresville experienced very heavy rains and flash flooding associated with Tropical Depression Bertha. Unofficial estimates indicate that anywhere…

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Court procedures for Alexander and Iredell Counties

Court personnel have been working diligently during this pandemic to plan for the eventual resumption of regular court activities. Chief Justice Cheri Beasley has announced…

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NC sheriff expresses disgust over the actions that led to George Floyd’s death

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) – In a Facebook post early Thursday evening, Brunswick County Sheriff John Ingram took a stand against the actions of the…

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Don’t expect to see second stimulus check in June

News Break The Democrat-led House of Representatives passed the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act, which includes a second round of stimulus…

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Gaston Gazette gives reader $7,000 for solving puzzle

By Kevin Ellis Gastonia’s Anna Cleveland puts working The Gaston Gazette’s Cashword Cash-In! puzzle on her Sunday “to-do list” right behind doing the laundry and cleaning the bathroom….

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7 people shot, injured, as protest downtown calls for justice in Breonna Taylor case

WLKY–LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in downtown Louisville Thursday night outside Metro Hall, calling for justice in the Breonna Taylor case. It started…

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CNN news crew arrested in Minneapolis as police clash with protesters

WCNC News–MINNEAPOLIS — A crew for CNN was arrested as they reported on protests in Minneapolis Friday morning. The crew was live on television at the time….

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Rowan County Update: COVID-19 – May 28, 2020

COVID-19 Drive-thru Testing Event-19 Drive-thru Testing Event The Rowan County Public Health Department is conducting the first drive-thru COVID-19 testing event on June 1 from…

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UPDATE: Fatal House Fire in China Grove

UPDATE:  05-28-20     7:45PM The victim of the structure fire at 150 Crestwood Drive, China Grove has been identified by RCSO Deputies and Detectives who were…

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ABC Education Grant Applications Being Accepted

The Statesville ABC Board is soliciting proposals for funding from community organizations involved in substance abuse. Each year, by North Carolina law, the ABC Board…

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