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ROCKINGHAM — Two connected veterans organizations are looking to add names to their rosters this weekend.

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ROCKINGHAM — Former members of several Richmond County-based National Guard units reunited Saturday at VFW Post 4203.

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RALEIGH — North Carolina is preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Isaias with plans including safeguards for COVID-19. Gov. Roy Cooper and State Emergency Management leaders updated the public today, urging them to track the storm and prepare for wind and rain. 

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RALEIGH — On a day when North Carolina officials called for strong leadership, it’s unclear who’s actually in charge. 

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RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper activated 450 members of the N.C. National Guard to help cities deal with potential property damage if riots relating to the death of George Floyd continue. He said the State Bureau of Investigation, N.C. Highway Patrol, and State Capital Police will be available if local officials ask.

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HAMLET — The Chief of the Hamlet Fire and Rescue Department was recently honored with the Patriot Award from Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense office.

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