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Rowan County student accused of posting nude photo

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Authorities have arrested a 17-year-old Rowan County high school student who they say created an Instagram account and posted a nude photo of a 15-year-old girl on the social media site. The Rowan County Sheriff's Office said Juan Bautista is charged with cyberbullying. He and the victim are students at West Rowan High School. Full story...
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This Day in NC History: Peter Stuart Ney confesses to be Napoleon’s closest aide

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On November 15, 1846, Peter Stuart Ney, a teacher from Rowan County, is said to have made a deathbed confession that he was, in fact, Napoleon Bonaparte’s most trusted commander, Marshal Michel Ney. Marshal Ney was rumored to have escaped execution in 1815 and fled to America. Full story...
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Former Catawba soccer coach faces new charges

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A former soccer coach at Catawba College now faces new charges of inappropriate sexual contact with a minor. Full story...
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NC firefighters face charges in stun gun incident

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Two Rowan County firefighters and a police officer are facing criminal charges over an incident in which an 18-year-old junior firefighter was shocked with a stun gun at a Christmas party. Full story...
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NC official pleads guilty to 2nd DWI in 3 years

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A Rowan County commissioner has been sentenced to two years unsupervised probation after pleading guilty to drunken driving. Full story...
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Rowan Co. man charged with taking gun to school

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A Rowan County man faces gun charges after police say he brought a gun to school to defend his teen daughter. Full story...
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NC couple charged with abusing children, pets

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A Rowan County couple that runs a pet store has been charged with animal cruelty and child abuse. Full story...
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