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RALEIGH — The N.C. Court of Appeals determined the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office violated a Vietnam veteran’s due process rights by denying his application for a concealed handgun permit.

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 19:07

Emergency siren returns to Hamlet Fire Department

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HAMLET — A piece of history has returned to the Hamlet Fire Department.

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 17:34

2 teens charged in Hamlet vehicle break-ins

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HAMLET — Police have charged two teens in a series of vehicle break-ins earlier this month.

PINEHURST — Each year, millions of Americans get the flu. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that about 8% of the U.S. population will get sick from the flu. 

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 13:23

NCDOT: What's important to you?

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RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation is seeking input to help shape the future of transportation in North Carolina.

RALEIGH — Dale Owen has been called many things, depending on who’s talking. He’s a cardiologist with a “bullseye” on his back, who is fighting to resurrect a dinosaur: independent, doctor-owned practices.

DOBBINS HEIGHTS — Although the month is half over, the Dobbins Heights Community Center has several events left on its calendar.

HAMLET —Richmond Community College will be launching a three-year campaign to reach the 20 percent of the population in Richmond and Scotland County over the age of 25 who do not have a high school education. This high school completion campaign called “Finish for Your Future” will kick off at 10 a.m. Oct. 22 at the Cole Auditorium.

ROCKINGHAM — A South Carolina man on parole is facing new charges and an increased bond after being charged in connection to a holdup earlier this month.

HAMLET — In addition to recent enforcement efforts, the Hamlet Police Department is also trying to improve its relationship with the community.

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