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Bullock, NC

Police chief: ‘Not going to arrest way out of this’

HENDERSON — A multitude of stones were turned Thursday evening through the course of a two-hour Stop Gun Violence Community Forum inside the old Eaton-Johnson school gym. Citizens along with city and Vance County leaders engaged in dialogue about not only guns, but the root causes of violent crime in the community and how to combat it, parenting and why many of them are proud to call Henderson home, among other topics that were explored.
HENDERSON, NC
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Local law enforcement agencies warn of T-shirt selling scams

Multiple law enforcement agencies sent out warnings over the weekend regarding T-shirt selling scams. Chief David Hess with the Roxboro Police Department posted on social media, "It has been brought to our attention that a scammer is soliciting a shirt sale on behalf of the Roxboro Police Department. Please be aware that this is a scam and we would never solicit any kind of sales!"
ROXBORO, NC
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Remembering 'Cotton' Clayton

HENDERSON — With a nickname like “Cotton,” Lawrence Clayton wasn’t likely to be easily forgotten. But his elite prowess as both a high school and collegiate athlete have cemented his name in not only Vance County sports lore but on a statewide level and beyond. Clayton...
VANCE COUNTY, NC
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Supreme Court Starts Gutting EPA; Could Your Car’s Emissions Be Next?

Supreme Court says, essentially, that the EPA can't regulate pollution. Earlier the same week, EPA put a guy in jail for a year for selling emissions defeat devices. Maybe he should appeal to the Supreme Court. Does this mean EPA will eventually eliminate auto emissions?. It’s conceivable—who knows?—that your car...
HENDERSON, NC
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Virginia Triple Crown kicks off with huge field at South Boston Speedway Saturday night

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. (WSET) — The largest entry list in years, a new format, a dazzling post-race Fourth of July fireworks display and a free Friday night Fan Fest are all part of South Boston Speedway’s premier showcase NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series Late Model Stock Car Division event, the Thunder Road Harley-Davidson 200 presented by Grand Atlantic Ocean Resort, set for 7 p.m. Saturday night.
SOUTH BOSTON, VA
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In-person visitation suspended at 2 correctional centers due to COVID outbreaks

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - In-person visitation has been temporarily suspended at two Virginia correctional centers due to COVID-19 outbreaks. There will be no in-person or video visitations at Baskerville Correctional Center through July 9. In-person visitations have also been suspended at Haynesville Correctional Center until July 8. “We appreciate your...
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