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Sheriff: NC Deputy shot armed man who disrupted church service

Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy shot and wounded a man who was armed with a knife when deputies responded to a complaint that he had disrupted an outdoor church service in North Carolina on Sunday.

Union County boy needs bone marrow transplant, family pleads for more donors

According to the National Bone Marrow Donor registry, Be the Match, about 16,000 people will need a bone marrow transplant each year. Unfortunately, only about 6,000 of them will find a match.

NC principal dresses, hides around school as ‘Elf on a Shelf’

It was the last week before winter break for elementary students in Union County and the school principal had quite the plan to help them get in the holiday spirit.

Teen stabbed in back while jogging on trail in Weddington neighborhood

A 13-year-old boy was stabbed in the back while jogging on a trail in his family-friendly neighborhood Thursday night, according to the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

NC sheriff: Man confessed to killing teen daughter

Deputies in North Carolina say a man walked into a sheriff's office and confessed to killing his 15-year-old daughter.

‘Two connected souls’: Couple married 68 years dies together at NC home

A couple married for 68 years spent their final chapter in a way they had always hoped for – together. Atwood and Leona Cool passed away on the same morning at their Union County home.

‘Teacher Union thugs’ are behind May 16 education rally, NC lawmaker says

Thousands of teachers are expected to be in Raleigh on the 16th for the "March for Students and Rally for Respect."

Police say Union County bus driver threatened to shoot up middle school

A school bus driver in North Carolina has been arrested after investigators say she posted threats on social media targeting a school.

Man accused of stabbing woman less than 12 hours after bonding out of jail

A man has been charged with attempted murder after stabbing a woman less than 12 hours after bonding out of jail, deputies said. 

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Multiple injuries in traffic accident in Southport

The accident happened on Long Beach Road near Faith Boulevard. Fire and EMS are treating those injured.

Swimmer drowns in Surf City

Advanced life support was administered from Pender EMS and Fire and the Surf City Fire Department, but the victim did not survive.

Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Trump hailed Barrett as “a woman of remarkable intellect and character,” saying he had studied her record closely before making the pick.

First NFL player ruled inactive for COVID-19 test

ATLANTA (CBS) - A.J. Terrell has officially been ruled out for Week 3 as the first NFL player to be placed on the league's...