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Lawsuit against Randolph deputies continues

Nov. 23—RANDOLPH COUNTY — Mediation to try to settle a civil lawsuit accusing Randolph County Sheriff's Office deputies of brutal treatment of a woman at a traffic stop failed, and the lawyer for Sheriff Gregory Seabolt and the deputies has asked the judge over the case to dismiss it.
RANDOLPH COUNTY, NC

Over 200 pounds of marijuana found during traffic stop in Randolph County, sheriff’s office says

RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) – Two men have been arrested after hundreds of pounds of marijuana was found in a tractor-trailer. According to Randolph County Sheriff’s Office, on Monday they initiated a traffic stop on I-85 in Archdale, stopping a tractor-trailer registered out of California. A K-9 alerted officers and they conducted a search, finding […]
RANDOLPH COUNTY, NC
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Randolph County woman charged with insurance fraud, false pretense

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey today announced that Cassie Ann Gibson, 36, of 420 Brewer St., Asheboro, was charged with insurance fraud and obtaining property by false pretense, both felonies. Special agents with the Department of Insurance’s Criminal Investigations Division accuse Gibson of obtaining money from an automobile policy...
RANDOLPH COUNTY, NC

School safety effort called encouraging

HIGH POINT — Police Chief Travis Stroud said one line sums up his sentiments about preventing a mass shooting at a local school: Be trained but untested. Stroud said the High Point Police Department remains committed to security measures launched this past summer. The campaign has included training educators on active shooter threats and having police officers make daily spot checks at the local public and private elementary, middle and high schools each day.
HIGH POINT, NC

Triad Santa begins his 60th season

HIGH POINT, N.C. — At 75 years old, Santa Cliff Snider proves that age is just a number. "This is my 60th year of wearing the red suit and it's just so hard for me to comprehend that," said Santa Cliff. You heard right, six decades of checking his...
HIGH POINT, NC
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17-year-old arrested for fatal shooting at Mercer Mall parking lot

Nov. 23—PRINCETON — A 17-year-old Princeton teen has been arrested for murder in connection with last week's fatal shooting at the Mercer Mall parking lot, authorities said. Due to the juvenile's age, his name is not being released. The victim in the shooting was Marquise Mclean, 35, from...
PRINCETON, WV
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Top Cat: Scrappy the Tabby ‘Adopted’ an NC Fire Station

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — For more than 15 years, Scrappy has pawed his way into the hearts of firefighters and visitors. “Nothing fazes him,” said Hannah Johnson, a senior firefighter. “When the truck rides by he knows exactly what to do. He stays put, or he’ll wait till the truck leaves and you’ll see him scoot out the door.”
GREENSBORO, NC
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Craftsmen Classic Art Festival debuts during Thanksgiving Weekend

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Craftsman's classic is hosting its 49th annual event in Greensboro during Thanksgiving weekend. According to organizers, the Craftsmen’s Christmas Classic 2022 hosts the largest group of local businesses in the Triad. The event is set to take place on Nov. 25, Nov. 26 and...
GREENSBORO, NC
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Motorcyclist charged with DWI after crashing into multiple cars dies in Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A man who was charged with DWI following a motorcycle crash involving multiple vehicles has died, according to police. Greensboro police said James Euliss Barley, 60, of Reidsville, was driving a motorcycle when he crashed into multiple vehicles. They said it occurred in October on the ramp from South Elm-Eugene Street to Interstate 40 East.
GREENSBORO, NC