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THE SOUTHERN IDEAL HOME OFFERS SPECIAL FEATURES AND GUESTS GALORE The 32nd annual show provides know-how … and a big helping of food and entertainment   Charlotte, N.C. (Aug. 10, 2016) Organizers put a lot of thought and work int...
139th Masonic Picnic – 6 PM This Saturday in Mocksville!
  History of the Mocksville Masonic Picnic According to “The History of Mocksville Masonic Picnic [1928], ” in the 1870s, the town’s three Sunday schools enjoyed picnicing together at the  “Shoals,” wh...
Southern Women's Show August 26-28, 2016
  Southern Women's Show August 26-28, 2016 Charlotte Convention Center   With over 350 exhibiting companies, the Southern Women's Show is one of the premier events for Charlotte area women. The show features everythi...
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THE SOUTHERN IDEAL HOME SHOW INVITES GUESTS TO RETHINK HOME IMPROVEMENT The 32nd annual show offers demos, displays and expert advice   Charlotte, N.C. (Aug. 10, 2016) For more than three decades, homeowners have relied on the Southern ...
Yadkin Valley Telephone 61st Annual Meeting
Save the date for our 2016 Annual Meeting     Yadkin Valley Telephone's Annual Meeting is scheduled to be held on Saturday, August 27th at Blaise Baptist Church in Mocksville. Please mark your calendar and make plans to j...






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15 NC food workers treated at hospitals; CO poisoning suspected
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:06:54 GMT
Police in Edenton say 15 workers at a Chowan County restaurant and catering service had to be treated at separate hospitals for what officials believe was carbon monoxide poisoning.
2 students report robbery at gunpoint in NCCU dorm room
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:25:56 GMT
Officials say two armed robbery suspects held up two students inside a North Carolina Central University dorm room.
Exonerated NC man gets settlement after serving 24 years in prison
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:22:48 GMT
A North Carolina man who served 24 years in prison for a rape he didn't commit has been awarded $3.25 million in a settlement with the city of Hickory.
Man buys $1M lottery ticket during NC work trip
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:04:12 GMT
A Tennessee man traveled to North Carolina for work, and it turned into a very profitable trip.
Mike Pence campaigns in Wilmington area
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:55:01 GMT
Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence made two stops in North Carolina Wednesday to discuss manufacturing.
Family: Deaf man unarmed when killed by NC trooper
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:40:10 GMT
The family of a deaf man who was shot and killed by a North Carolina state trooper after he didn't stop for the officer's blue lights says he was unarmed and likely did not understand the officer's commands.
Deputies: Teen burglary suspect shot, killed at NC home
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:16:30 GMT
Deputies are investigating after they say a teenager suspected of breaking into a Union County home was fatally shot by a man who lives there.
Fiery crash kills 1 on NC interstate
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:32:03 GMT
Authorities say one person died in a fiery, chain-reaction wreck on Interstate 40 in Durham.
Duke Energy, NC agency disputing fine for coal ash pollution
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:02:58 GMT
The nation's largest electric company and North Carolina's environment agency are negotiating over a fine of about $7 million to punish Duke Energy for a big spill of liquefied coal ash.
Guilty plea in death of W-S man who stopped to help motorist
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:17:00 GMT
A 24-year-old man has pleaded guilty in the deaths of two pedestrians, including one from Winston-Salem, who had stopped to help a stranded driver on Interstate 40 two years ago.
DA says police justified in shooting suspect at NC Walmart
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:44:43 GMT
A top prosecutor says a Lenoir police officer was justified in fatally shooting a gun-toting man at a northwest North Carolina Walmart store, adding the officer prevented bystanders from being hurt.
3 passengers die in NC crash; driver charged
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:40:54 GMT
Authorities have released the names of three people killed in a wreck in Raleigh over the weekend.
Teen, 2 children shot in Durham
Sun, 21 Aug 2016 19:15:23 GMT
Police are trying to find out why a teenager and two younger boys were shot in Durham.
NC launches annual 'Booze It and Lose It' campaign
Sun, 21 Aug 2016 10:03:38 GMT
North Carolina authorities have launched their yearly drunken driving enforcement campaign that runs through Labor Day.
Libertarian US Senate candidate in NC suffers heart attack
Sat, 20 Aug 2016 11:08:15 GMT
The Libertarian candidate for U.S. Senate in North Carolina says he suffered a heart attack, but is expected to be mostly back to normal soon.
Man killed by trooper after NC chase was hearing-impaired
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:35:46 GMT
A report from Charlotte-Mecklenburg police says a driver shot and killed by a state Highway Patrol trooper was a 29-year-old white man with a speech and hearing impairment.
NC unemployment rate below 5 percent for 2nd month in row
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 09:29:29 GMT
North Carolina's unemployment rate for July was 4.7 percent, slightly lower than the month before and a percentage point less than the same month a year earlier.
Police: 4 NC family members likely killed with hammer
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:59:42 GMT
Police say a North Carolina man accused of killing his two young daughters, their sister and their mother likely beat the victims to death with a hammer.
Trump changes approach at Charlotte campaign rally
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 21:18:19 GMT
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump held his third North Carolina campaign rally in nine days Thursday evening.
FBI investigating noise that caused panic at NC mall
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 13:05:51 GMT
North Carolina police have asked the FBI to analyze a noise that caused mass panic at a Raleigh mall last weekend.
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