Archive - Feb 2012
SC man charged in shooting death at NC flea market
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 8:41pm.

A South Carolina man has been arrested in the shooting death of a man at a flea market in western North Carolina.

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9 NC people indicted on drug, gun, robbery charges
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 8:37pm.

Police say they've arrested nine people who were selling drugs and engaging in other criminal activity in a north Charlotte neighborhood.

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Illegal Immigrants-Drug Charge: 1,000 pounds of pot found
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 8:31pm.

Authorities in Rockingham County have arrested two illegal immigrants living in Reidsville after sheriff's deputies seized more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana and $600,000 in cash.

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Baber found guilty of first degree murder
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 6:03pm.

Matthew Lee Baber was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole after a jury found him guilty of killing James Murdock in a 2008 drive-by shooting.

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27 charged after Robeson County dog fighting raid
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:47pm.

North Carolina authorities have charged 27 people with a variety of crimes stemming from what investigators say was a Robeson County dog-fighting ring that drew participants from three other states.

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Hill, Justice say increased pensions no factor in leaving legislature
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:41pm.

video A few of the Cape Fear's most prominent legislators are not seeking re-election, but they will get bigger pensions than if they'd left office earlier.

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FIRST ON 3: Police report sheds some light on UNCW student's death
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:31pm.

video Bryce Scott was found dead at his apartment in the Reserves at Forest Hills Friday morning. Today, we got a copy of the police report that shines a little light on the situation.

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Film Commission says incentives making big impact on local economy
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:28pm.

video Some big bucks from the film industry spilled into our local economy last year. In fact, productions spent more than $100 million in our area. But how is the money really spent, and is it staying local?

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