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Man shot dead on Orlando Street identified by Greensboro police

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — Police are investigating a man’s death after receiving a call about a person down on Orlando Street in Greensboro. According to Greensboro police, they were called to the 1600 block of Orlando Street around 1 a.m. Monday. When officers arrived, they found Kamrean Dale Locklear, 18, who had been shot one […]
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18-year-old found shot to death in Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro police said an 18-year-old was found shot to death early Monday morning. Police said they were called to the 1600 block of Orlando Street around 1 a.m. about a "subject down." When they arrived, officers found Kamrean Dale Locklear, of Greensboro, dead from a single...

Four arrested in deadly May shooting at Concord apartment complex

CONCORD, N.C. (WBTV) – Four men have been arrested in connection with a deadly shooting that happened in May at a Concord apartment complex. According to Concord Police, officers were called to the Parkway Station Apartments on Samuel Adams Circle in the early-morning hours of May 30. When they...

North Carolina gas prices go down just in time for July 4th

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) – The price of a gallon of gasoline actually is going down – just in time for the Independence Day weekend – and with the possibility of further improvement. Travelers on vacation and intending to travel to celebrate the long weekend – July 4th falls on Monday, if you hadn’t noticed, and […]

Shine Energy & Nutrition Bar officially opens

Chowan Crossing Shopping Center has gained a new – and healthy – tenant. Shine Energy & Nutrition Bar, now operating at 300-E Virginia Road in Edenton, held its grand opening on June 15 to a crowd of eager local leaders. The bar offers over 30 flavors of meal replacement shakes, as well as smoothies that contain up to 21 vitamins and minerals (around 24 grams of protein, high-fiber nutrients, low...

Greensboro police identify victim in early morning homicide on Orlando Street

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Early morning homicide leaves one person dead and shooter at large. Greensboro Police are investigating what led to the death of a person around 1 a.m. on Monday. Police say they found a person dead on Orlando Street. The person was later identified as Kamrean Locklear,...

United Way of Danville-Pittsylvania County announces new president/CEO

The United Way of Danville-Pittsylvania County has announced the appointment of Cathy Gore as their new President/CEO effective this month. Previously, Gore worked for Danville-Pittsylvania Community Services as the director of business and financial services for the Prevention Services Division. A native of Pittsylvania County, Gore received her degree in business administration from Liberty University. She is well known in the community for her work on multiple boards of directors, including Danville-Pittsylvania Cancer Association, The Arc of Southside and Pilot International.

Fun Fourth In Downtown Greensboro Packed With New Features This Year

The Fun Fourth Freedom Fest will be held in downtown Greensboro from noon to 6 p.m. on Monday, July 4 along South Elm Street between Market Street and Lewis Street sponsored by Downtown Greensboro Inc. (DGI). One of the new features this year is the “Red, White and Roll” roller-skating...

ROE v. WHO? – Barry Koplen

Years ago, I asked my Humanities students to prepare for their next controversial debate. Its topic was abortion. In preparation, we had watched a documentary that featured the woman who had been at the center of the Roe v. Wade case. Who Was Norma McCorvey, the Woman Behind Roe v....

Yes, you need to drink more water during your workout!

GREENSBORO, N.C. — You have probably heard this a million times. Drink eight 8-ounce glasses of water each day. That's half a gallon of water or 2 liters. Experts say not drinking enough water can cause dehydration which causes fatigue, a headache, or dizziness. Though people accept the saying...
Supermarket News

The Fresh Market to mark 40th anniversary

The Fresh Market plans to celebrate 40 years in business next month with an array of special deals and products — and a golden ticket contest featuring two anniversary chocolate bars. Kicking off July 1, the anniversary promotional campaign also will include a Fourth of July celebration meal, and...