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Norwegian scientists have hypothesized that Rudolph’s red nose is probably the result of a parasitic infection of his respiratory system. The Germans made the first artificial Christmas trees out of dyed goose feathers. Each year more than ...
“Live Nativity” to be held at the Cross Life Church property in Winston Salem, NC
Cross Life Church is located in Winston Salem on 525 North Peace Haven Road 27104 presented December 18-20th from 5pm-8pm nightly.     contact Pastor Daniel Gamble  with any questions by calling 336-354-2978 or email at: P...
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1. A tradition is born: TV dinners have Thanksgiving to thank. In 1953, someone at Swanson misjudged the number of frozen turkeys it would sell that Thanksgiving -- by 26 TONS! Some industrious soul came up with a brilliant plan: Why not slice up the...


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Fire truck overturns in Charlotte; firefighter injured
Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:50:10 GMT
Investigators say one firefighter was injured after a fire truck crashed and overturned in south Charlotte.
Fayetteville VA sued after vet kills wife, then himself
Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:47:11 GMT
A federal lawsuit accuses the Fayetteville Veterans Affairs Medical Center of failing to provide proper care and follow-up treatment before a veteran killed his wife, then himself.
Panthers defeat Browns, take NFC South lead
Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:10:00 GMT
Cam Newton threw for one touchdown and ran for another, and the Carolina Panthers defeated the Cleveland Browns 17-13 on Sunday to take over sole possession of first place in the NFC South.
Teenagers hospitalized after explosion
Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:56:17 GMT
Two teenagers were hospitalized with serious injuries after an explosion around 9 p.m. Saturday.
NC man found buried in his own backyard
Sat, 20 Dec 2014 16:23:41 GMT
Investigators say a 74-year-old man was found buried in a shallow grave in his own backyard in Morganton.
State officially bans gas for euthanizing shelter animals
Sat, 20 Dec 2014 14:09:40 GMT
North Carolina will officially ban the use of gas to euthanize animals early next year, although most if not all shelters have given up the practice already.
NC regulator says no to homeowners rate increase
Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:58:27 GMT
North Carolina's top insurance regulator is rejecting a bid by insurance companies to raise the cost of homeowners coverage by an average of 26 percent.
NC high court upholds legislature, Congressional district maps
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:40:43 GMT
The North Carolina Supreme Court has upheld the boundary lines for General Assembly and congressional districts drawn by Republicans three years ago that helped the GOP strengthen its grip on legislative seats.
3 children hit while trying to get on NC school bus
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:56:36 GMT
Three children were taken to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle while trying to get on a North Carolina school bus Friday morning.
Man sentenced in NC death of homeless man
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:28:01 GMT
A Wilmington 24-year-old who turned himself in and confessed to killing a homeless man will serve more than 18 years in prison.
Man injured in NC meth lab explosion
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:54:33 GMT
Authorities say a 22-year-old man has been hospitalized after an explosion at a meth lab in Johnston County.
Man dead after shooting near Fayetteville courthouse
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:52:49 GMT
A Fayetteville man has died after a shooting near the Cumberland County courthouse.
Man charged in 1996 death of NC college student
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:36:53 GMT
A Concord, North Carolina, man is charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of his girlfriend almost 20 years ago.
5-year-old left on NC school bus all day; driver charged
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:34:36 GMT
A school bus driver in Madison County is charged with misdemeanor child abuse after a kindergarten student remained on a bus all day.
Triad attorney confirmed to central NC federal judgeship
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:44:31 GMT
The U.S. Senate has confirmed a Winston-Salem attorney to a federal judgeship in central North Carolina.
NC officer responding to 911 call shoots man
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:46:31 GMT
Authorities in Raleigh say a police officer responding to a 911 call shot and wounded a man at an office building.
Cam Newton returns to practice 8 days after crash
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:07:00 GMT
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has returned to practice eight days after an automobile accident left him with two fractures in his lower back.
Police: Teen shoots, kills would-be intruder in NC
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:49:16 GMT
Authorities say a 14-year-old boy shot and killed a person trying to break into his home in eastern Mecklenburg County. A second suspect was later arrested.
Accountant accused of embezzling from NC country club
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:36:22 GMT
An accountant has been accused of embezzling from the Wilson Country Club.
Man gets 12 years in prison for 1971 NC murder
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:46:10 GMT
A judge has sentenced a 70-year-old man to 12 years in prison for killing of a Raleigh cab driver in 1971.
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