Locked in cooler, Wisconsin man starts drinking

MARSHFIELD, Wis. (AP) — Police have cited a Wisconsin man who began drinking after he got locked inside a convenience store’s beer cooler....

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Burglar gets prison for taking $1, plant he confused for pot

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who stole $1 and a houseplant he thought was marijuana during a series of break-ins in March has been s...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


An act of simple kindness can go a long way

An act of simple kindness can go a long way

Now that the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros have concluded one of baseball’s most exciting World Series (thanks for the sleep deprivatio...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Bobcat in bathroom of Oklahoma newspaper startles publisher

SAPULPA, Okla. (AP) — A small-town Oklahoma newspaper publisher found a startling front-page story practically in his newsroom: There was a hiss...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Woman accused of pepper-spraying people at Chuck E. Cheese’s

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Authorities say a woman accused of pepper-spraying patrons at a Chuck E. Cheese’s in Louisiana has been arrested.Nola...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Run Forrest! Gump impersonator jogs around California city

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Halloween started early in one Southern California city, where a man dressed as Forrest Gump has been running around ne...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


State to hold another meeting about state park proposal

State to hold another meeting about state park proposal

RALEIGH — Black River State Park input: take two.The state of North Carolina recently announced it will be holding an additional open house to g...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Nov. 10— Tar Heel High School’s Class of 1990-1995 will hold a reunion at Lu Mil Vineyard from 7 to 11:30 p.m. There will be dinner, danci...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


It’s crossed the line

Like any lengthy war, those who are involved in the battle against opioid abuse are fighting it on multiple levels.On the local field, the battle plan...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Bladen deputies locate missing hunter

TAR HEEL — Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker said several of his deputies recently used skills learned in a Man Tracking Course they attended l...

November 1st, 2017 |