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19-year-old shot in Burlington, suspect at-large

BURLINGTON, N.C. (WGHP) — A Burlington man was shot on Tuesday night, according to the Burlington Police Department. Officers came to the 600 block of Center Avenue at 9:54 p.m. on Tuesday after getting a report of a person shot in the area. At the scene, police found a 19-year-old man suffering from a single […]
BURLINGTON, NC
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Winston-Salem police searching for 2 robbery suspects

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Two suspects are wanted by Winston-Salem police after a robbery Wednesday morning. It happened around 12:25 a.m. at the Main Street Business Center, on the 3500 block of South Main Street, near West Clemmonsville Road. Police say the suspects entered the business, armed with guns, and...
WINSTON-SALEM, NC
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Now-ex North Carolina detention officer accused of giving inmates drugs

FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — A now-former Forsyth County Detention Center officer was arrested on Tuesday and accused of bringing contraband into the jail, according to a Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office news release. After an internal investigation, 42-year-old Carmen Nicole Tillman, of Salisbury, was arrested for bringing a schedule VI controlled substance into the detention […]
FORSYTH COUNTY, NC

Who in Lexington won $10,000 in the Mega Millions drawing?

LEXINGTON, N.C. (WGHP) — Someone in Lexington won $10,000. The question is who? On Wednesday, the North Carolina Education Lottery reported that a winning Mega Millions ticket was purchased at the Murphy USA on Cotton Grove Road in Lexington. “Congrats to the lucky player who won $10,000 in last night’s #MegaMillions drawing!” the lottery said […]
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1 sent to hospital after East Clemmonsville Road crash

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — One person was sent to the hospital after a crash Wednesday morning in Winston-Salem. It happened around 5:40 a.m. Police did not elaborate on how the crash happened; however, the vehicle involved had significant damage to its top. East Clemmonsville Road, between Tech Avenue and Cornell...
WINSTON-SALEM, NC
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Davidson teen part of team spreading awareness of historic preservation to a new generation

June 29. The student leaders that make up the American Battlefield Trust’s 2021-2022 Youth Leadership Team, including a teen from Davidson, recently completed capstone projects that highlight battlefield preservation, education, or visitation. Through the Youth Leadership Team program, the trust challenges young people to seek out adventure, creativity, an...
DAVIDSON, NC
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Wake Forest Athletic Director John Currie Q&A on new ACC scheduling model

The ACC announced Tuesday a new 3-5-5 football scheduling model for the next four years, starting in 2023 and lasting through the 2026 season. In the 14-team league, each program will have three primary opponents which they will play each season, coupled with squaring off agains the other 10 ACC squads twice during the four-year cycle.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC
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NC Sheriff: Slain Woman Was Guest, Not Intruder

LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who told deputies that he fatally shot a woman who broke into his home has been charged with murder after investigators determined the woman had been a guest at the home, a sheriff's office said. The Davidson County Sheriff’s Office said...
LEXINGTON, NC
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Cool story: Free community refrigerator is an Eagle Scout project

June 29. Thanks to the hard work of Eagle Scout Drew Pappas, people facing food insecurity have access to fresh produce for free at the Community Refrigerator at the Ada Jenkins Center. Young Drew, the son of Richard and Eilish Pappas of Cornelius, came up with the idea for his...
CORNELIUS, NC
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