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According to a Facebook post from the Wright Brothers National Memorial, “the heavy granite base that the bust was mounted to was toppled over and damaged” either Saturday night or early Sunday morning.
On Monday morning, Deputies said the second man wanted for murder, 31-year-old Breante Stevens, was tracked down and arrested by U.S. Marshals in Fort Lauderdale, Florida - 700 miles away from the Lancaster night club.
Country singer Darius Rucker’s 10th annual “Darius & Friends” benefit concert raised $425,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Nashville this past week, bringing his total raised for the organization to $2 million over the last 10 years.
27-year-old Danquirs Franklin was shot by veteran CMPD officer Wende Kerl, who has been a part of the department since 1995, around 9 a.m. on March 25 in the parking lot of the Burger King on Beatties Ford Road.
A Facebook post from the military base wants to make Edward Stever’s 100th birthday a very special one. Stever is a World War II veteran and Fort Bragg is asking people to send him a birthday card to celebrate his major life milestone.
After the Walmart in Marion, NC saw the petition and the outpouring of support from the community, they announced on Facebook that Jay has accepted a position as a Self-Checkout Host. The move has saved his job.
Harris, who was the unofficial winner of the 9th District election in November, made the announcement just days after a four-day hearing into alleged election fraud held by the North Carolina State Board of Elections.
Stefania Arteaga, a spokesperson for Comunidad Colectiva, said they believe the amount of people arrested is actually around 20-30 people but they are staying conservative with numbers because community members are still “trying to reach their loved ones.”
Weather Channel meteorologist Jim Cantore is heading to North Carolina to cover the winter storm that he says will “will come in like a hammer” this weekend. Cantore confirmed he’s traveling to Asheville in tweets he responded to on Friday.
According to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, Boykins is a 3-year-old African American female, approximately 3 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 30 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.