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Undercover drug bust in Mooresville leads to arrests

IREDELL COUNTY (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – A pair in Mooresville are facing drug charges following an undercover operation, the Iredell County Sheriff said Monday. Deputies say they began a drug investigation last Friday on Charlotte Highway in Mooresville. Undercover operatives were able to buy crystal meth directly from the home of 47-year-old Mooresville resident Christine […]
MOORESVILLE, NC
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Man wanted for killing man and woman in Mocksville

DAVIE COUNTY, N.C. — Editor's Note: The video above is about how communities in the Triad are discussing the importance of curbing crime. Deputies said a man is wanted for murdering a man and woman at a home and leaving two children safe in Mocksville Sunday morning. The Davie...
MOCKSVILLE, NC
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Woman charged in death of 8-year-old killed in Lexington crash appears in court

LEXINGTON, N.C. — The woman charged in the deadly Lexington crash that killed an 8-year-old last week appeared in court Monday. Amber Whitaker, 35, was originally arrested for a DWI and driving while her license was revoked. She posted that bond, but after further investigation, police said she was found to have methadone in her system and was arrested again.
LEXINGTON, NC
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Police Arrest 4 For Shooting, Killing A Man Inside His Concord Apartment

CONCORD, N.C. — Concord Police have arrested four men for their alleged involvement in the shooting death of 26-year-old Raekwon Berry back in May. On Monday, May 30th, officers responded to reports of gunshots on Samuel Adams Circle at the Parkway Station Apartments in Concord. When officers arrived, they...
CONCORD, NC
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Davie County deputies search for man accused of killing 2 people in Mocksville

MOCKSVILLE, N.C. — After two people were shot and killed Sunday night in Mocksville, law enforcement has warrants out for the arrest of the suspected killer. The Davie County Sheriff's Office is looking for 31-year-old Anthony LaQuane Brooks. He's wanted for the shooting deaths of 29-year-old Justin Dewayne Goodman and 23-year-old Savannah Lyn Anglin.
DAVIE COUNTY, NC
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Oakboro police chief clears probationary period

After accusations arose months ago about his alleged involvement with a possible fake COVID vaccination clinic, Oakboro Police Chief T.J. Smith was suspended for two weeks without pay and put on a six-month probationary period. According to Oakboro Town Manager Doug Burgess, that period ended June 21 after he was...
OAKBORO, NC

4 charged after man shot, killed inside Concord apartment

CONCORD, N.C. — Four men were arrested in connection with the shooting of two people at an apartment complex in Concord last month, police said. Concord officers responded to a report of gunshots at the Parkway Station Apartments on Concord Parkway just after 5 a.m. on Memorial Day. When officers got to the scene, they found 26-year-old Raekwon Deondre Berry dead inside his home. A second victim was also found in an adjacent apartment after he was shot through the wall. That victim was taken to a Concord hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.
CONCORD, NC
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Parent fights back against truancy

One of the biggest ways the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted students over the past several years has been the disruption of in-person learning, especially with so many students having been placed in quarantine following possible exposure or parents temporarily keeping their kids home during periods of high transmissibility, such as during the omicron wave.
STANLY COUNTY, NC
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Cross-country pursuit of dream paying off for 18-year-old driver

CONCORD – The quarter-mile of Charlotte Motor Speedway is flooded with the very best Legend Cars and Bandolero each summer for the Cook Out Summer Shootout. Drivers from all over the country and around the world test their mettle against the toughest grassroots racing competition. One of those drivers,...
CHARLOTTE, NC
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Try “Happy Hippie” At Churn Buddies

CHARLOTTE, NC — The winning flavor from the Do Us A Flavor contest has been revealed and it doesn’t disappoint! You can try Happy Hippie for yourself at the Churn Buddies Afton Village location in Concord, NC. Happy Hippie, a vanilla-based ice cream featuring granola, yogurt-covered raisins, and...
CONCORD, NC
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