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Randolph County man found hiding in trunk, once again arrested on forcible rape charge, now also charged with indecent liberties

RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — A Randolph County man is once again facing several rape charges, this time involving an alleged assault on a child, according to the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office. On Tuesday, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office got a report of a sex offense that occurred within county limits. After an investigation, warrants […]
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Traffic stop nets arrest in Lakeview

After a traffic stop, a man from Middlesex, N.C. is facing five drug charges, Moore County Sheriff Ronnie Fields said in a news advisory. Rodney Narron, 41, was pulled over on Wednesday. “On June 29, 2022, Deputies with the Moore County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop in the 4300...
LAKEVIEW, NC

Woman charged with murder after alleging firefighter husband killed himself

A woman in North Carolina who claimed her husband shot and killed himself has been arrested and charged with his murder. People reports that police arrived at the couple's home on 25 June after receiving a 911 call "regarding an alleged self-inflicted gunshot wound." When they arrived, they found Mishael "MJ" James Auman, 37, was alive but unconscious and suffering from a firearm wound. Mr Auman was rushed to the hospital, but ultimately died from his injuries. The firefighter had a long career in Randolph County and was employed full-time in the city of Asheboro. He also actively volunteered...
RANDOLPH COUNTY, NC

NC man once again facing rape charge, also charged with indecent liberties of child, deputies say

RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — A Randolph County man is once again facing several rape charges, this time involving an assault on a child, according to the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office. On Tuesday, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a sex offense that occurred within county limits. After an investigation, warrants were […]
RANDOLPH COUNTY, NC
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The Most Famous Restaurant In North Carolina

The most famous restaurant in North Carolina may be one you’ve never even heard of!. Our favorite people over at LoveFood found the most famous restaurants in each state. These are legendary restaurants that have added fifty things to my bucket list!. The most famous restaurant in North Carolina...
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TroyFest 2022 Daytime Events: Parade & Street Vendors on North Main Street

The parade starts at 10 AM along N. Main St. There will also be street vendors (crafts, novelty, games, collectibles, handmade items, clothing, accessories, a huge assortment of food & drinks, and much more) will also be set up along N. Main St. until 2 PM. Make sure to stick around and check out the rest of our wonderful town and surrounding area until the celebration starts back up for the night events at Lowe Warner Park!
TROY, NC

Asheboro group building special home for veteran injured in Iraq

ASHEBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — A Randolph County veteran who was injured in the line of duty in Iraq will soon be getting a new house. The nonprofit Homes For Our Troops will build a specially adapted home for Army Specialist Joshua Craven on Saturday, July 9, according to a HFOT news release.  The event will be held at Pinewood […]
ASHEBORO, NC
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Wife Charged In Unexpected Death Of Local Firefighter

ASHEBORO N.C. – The wife of a local firefighter has been booked into the Randolph County Jail on murder charges just 3 days after a local fire department announced the unexpected death on Facebook. The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office says on Saturday, June 25th, 2022, they responded to Ridge...
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Firefighters Respond To Vehicle Fire in Asheboro

ASHEBORO N.C. – At around 5:30 pm firefighters with the Asheboro Fire Department were called to 554 E Dixie Dr in Asheboro. A 911 caller reported a pick-up truck at the back of the carwash next the Cookout was on fire. When crews arrived they found an older model...
ASHEBORO, NC
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Gov. Roy Cooper asks Seagrove potter to make vase for Toyota President

SEAGROVE, N.C. — A potter is Seagrove is feeling grateful after Governor Roy Cooper asked him to make a gift for Toyota's President in Japan. "It's really been a blessing to continue in the family tradition but also in the tradition of the Seagrove community," Ben Owen said. Owen's...
SEAGROVE, NC
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Pittsboro earns Main Street community designation

Raleigh, NC – The North Carolina Department of Commerce’s North Carolina Main Street and Rural Planning Center announced today, that Pittsboro, Manteo, Murphy, and Pilot Mountain have been selected as the latest North Carolina Main Street communities. This is a designation that municipalities earn after meeting rigorous national downtown development requirements. The designation becomes effective July 1, 2022.
PITTSBORO, NC
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High Falls Fire & Rescue receives new inspection rating

High Falls Fire and Rescue received a 5/9E high inspection rating on June 27 from the state. The inspection was conducted by the North Carolina Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Causey as required by the North Carolina Response Rating System (NCRRS). “Back in April, the department was evaluated...
HIGH FALLS, NC
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