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1 dead, 1 injured in High Point homicide, suspects at-large

HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP) — One man is dead and another is injured following a shooting in High Point on Saturday night, according to the High Point Police Department. Police came to the 1200 block of Eastchester Drive at 7:07 p.m. after getting a report of an assault with a deadly weapon in the area. […]
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13 charged in NC town’s undercover prostitution sting

HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP/WNCN) — More than a dozen people have been arrested and charged in an undercover prostitution sting. According to High Point Police Department, they conducted the undercover operation the week of June 21 in the Southside and Westend neighborhoods after residents and businesses in the area voiced concerns. Thirteen people have been […]
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Woman dies after being hit by train in Rowan County

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — A woman has died after she was hit by an Amtrak train in China Grove Saturday, according to CBS affiliate WBTV. China Grove police responded to Beaver Street just before 4 p.m. After arriving, police found the body of 39-year-old Wendy Paulette Ervin. WBTV reported...
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2 men shot, 1 dead after shooting in High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Two men have been shot and one of them is dead after a shooting in High Point. A large police presence could be seen Saturday out at the Marathon gas station/Kelly Convenience Store on Eastchester Drive. The shooting happened near the intersection of North Centennial...
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Woman killed after being hit by Amtrak train in Rowan County

CHINA GROVE, N.C. (WBTV) - One person was killed on Saturday afternoon after she was hit by a train in China Grove. Officers from the China Grove Police Department responded to Beaver Street around 3:54 p.m. Upon arrival, they found the body of a 39-year-old woman, identified as Wendy Paulette...
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HBCU NFL veteran Javon Hargrave headed for SC State Hall of Fame

"I like to say we always get it out of the mud. The one thing about South Carolina State [is] I've seen people before me going to the league [National Football League]. So, I knew I had a chance to go to the NFL just looking at some of the people before me." The post HBCU NFL veteran Javon Hargrave headed for SC State Hall of Fame appeared first on HBCU Gameday.
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Overdose Call in Asheboro Leads To Vehicle Chase – Couple Arrested

ASHEBORO N.C. – What started as a call for a possible overdose in Asheboro ended with two people arrested, a gun seized, a stolen car recovered, all after a vehicle chase. On June 30, 2022 at around 6pm emergency crews and police were called to a possible overdose in the parking lot of the Randolph Mall. The 911 caller stated two subjects were slumped over inside a vehicle, which was parked in front of Belks.
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High Point bus crash leaves 2 injured

HIGH POINT, N.C. — A High Point city bus driver and one passenger were injured after a city dump truck collided with a transit bus, according to a report from High Point police. Investigators determined that the driver of the dump truck, David Kindley Jr., 22, failed to stop...
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Blue Crabs Overcome Early Deficit In 6-3 Victory

HIGH POINT, N.C. — The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs picked up the victory in the win over the High Point Rockers. The Blue Crabs fell behind in the second, but battled back in the fifth and sixth innings, scoring six runs as part of a 6-3 victory. Eddie Butler...
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13 charged in North Carolina undercover prostitution sting

HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP) — Multiple people have been arrested and charged in an undercover prostitution sting. According to High Point Police Department, they conducted the undercover operation the week of June 21 in the Southside and Westend neighborhoods after residents and businesses in the area voiced concerns. Thirteen people have been charged in relation […]
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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...
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Blue Crabs turn back Rockers

HIGH POINT — Southern Maryland ruined Johnny Field’s last game as a Rocker and the first for pitcher Chris Rollins on Sunday. The North Division-leading Blue Crabs (47-18) rallied in the middle innings for the second straight night and won 4-2 before an announced crowd of 4,001 that was the third biggest in Rockers history.
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A shooting in High Point leaves one person dead

High point — High Point Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead and another person injured. High Point Police responded to an assault with a deadly weapon at 1232 Eastchester Drive. When officers arrived on scene they found two males suffering from gun shot wounds, upon investigation detectives found the shooting occurred near the intersection of N. Centennial Street and N. University Parkway, and the victims drove to 1232 Eastchester Drive.
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Wife accused of fatally shooting firefighter husband and framing it as a suicide

RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. (TCD) -- A 37-year-old woman stands accused of fatally shooting her husband after initially telling authorities her husband killed himself. According to a news release from the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office, on June 25, deputies responded to Ridge Road to a report of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. At the scene, authorities reportedly transported the victim, longtime firefighter Mishael Auman, to the hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
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Biesecker Family Makes Major Gift to HPU’s Qubein Arena and Conference Center

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 1, 2022 – Vivian and Dr. Gary Biesecker recently made a major gift in support of the Nido and Mariana Qubein Arena and Conference Center and the adjoining Jana and Ken Kahn Hotel at High Point University. In honor of the couple’s generosity, the Hall of Fame Meeting Room in the arena will be dedicated to them.
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