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    Uniforms make a difference for Pitt Co. students Video included

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    Students are getting ready to head back to class but school supplies aren't the only thing that is needed in the classroom. Uniforms are necessary in Pitt County and the school district says there has been a positive impact in schools since the rule was put in place in 2008. More>>

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    Hot temperatures for mid-week but storms back by late week Video included

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    Very hot weather mid-week but storms by the end of the week.

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    Auto accident knocks out power to residents, school

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    A car accident knocked out power to residents and a school in Engelhard.
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    Public can comment on fracking at Raleigh hearing Video included

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    The public is invited to a meeting with North Carolina officials to comment on proposed rules for the oil and gas drilling method known as fracking.
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    Governor won't seek removal of county prosecutor Video included

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    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday that he would not seek the removal of the prosecutor overseeing the investigation into the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, which has sparked more than a week of nightly clashes... More>>

    New Bern moves forward in funding controversial renovation Video included

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    The New Bern Board of Alderman approve using bonds to fund the renovation of Craven Terrace Apartments. More>>

    Activists in 6 states plan to spread NC protests

    Organizers of regular protests at the North Carolina Legislature are being joined by NAACP leaders in a half-dozen other states to launch a week of demonstrations. More>>

    Hearing set for Marine accused of desertion

    Governor McCrory signs Senate Bill 574 into law which opens up lawsuits for toxic tap water victims. Governor McCrory signs Senate Bill 574 into law which opens up lawsuits for toxic tap water victims.

    Military officials have scheduled an Article 32 hearing this week for a Marine accused of faking his own kidnapping in Iraq as well as failing to return to his base after visiting relatives in Utah. More>>

    Stretch of Ohio River reopens after fuel oil spill Video included

    A 15-mile section of the Ohio River closed for cleanup after a fuel oil spill has reopened to river traffic, with some restrictions. More>>

    Lenoir County teacher shines as STEM Teacher of the Month

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    Elizabeth Jackson's fifth graders are using I Pads to teach their fellow second graders lessons that take time and patience. It's a method called “teaching across grade levels.” According to Jackson having technology in the classroom makes it easy to learn from each other. “For them to go to the second graders and explain to them the newton's 3 laws of motion and have the second graders come back to me and explain them and understand them, then relate it math as week, that's mastery right the... More>>

    Lenoir Memorial Hospital offers records online

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    Lenoir Memorial Hospital now offers patients direct access to some of their medical records online. More>>

    Vidant Health files motion to move complaint to federal court Video included

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    Vidant Health filed a motion to move a complaint filed last week to federal court. More>>

    Carteret Community College still recovering following November tornado Video included

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    Students at Carteret Community College are headed back to class surrounded by construction. More>>

    New details: Did Vidant intend to close Vidant Pungo hospital? Video included

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    The allegation that Vidant health had the intention of closing Vidant Pungo hospital in Belhaven has been said by Mayor Adam O'Neal the past several months. More>>

    Havelock to pay $19K in deductibles for hail damage Video included

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    The cost of damages from a recent severe thunderstorm continues to rise in Havelock. More>>

    Family: Child in coma after near drowning at Kinston water park Video included

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    A family is now asking for the public's help after their 9-year-old almost drowned at the Lions Adventure Waterpark in Kinston. More>>

    New Bern board to talk funding Craven Terrace renovations Video included

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    The New Bern Board of Aldermen is considering using tax dollars to fund a controversial project. More>>

    Disabled man, great-grandson killed in Rocky Mount fire Video included

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    A disabled man and his great-grandson are dead after a house fire. More>>

    Hearing set for Marine accused of desertion

    Military officials have scheduled an Article 32 hearing this week for a Marine accused of faking his own kidnapping in Iraq as well as failing to return to his base after visiting relatives in Utah. More>>

    DA: SBI asked to investigate Onslow County Sheriff's gas records Video included

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    District Attorney Ernie Lee is asking the State Bureau of Investigation to look  into allegations concerning gas receipts and use of county credit cards by the Onslow County Sheriff's Office. More>>

    Camden County highway reopened after natural gas leak

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    US 158 in Camden County is now open for traffic following a natural gas leak Tuesday morning.
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    Havelock opens 2014 at #1 in Touchdown Friday Top 9 Video included

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    Havelock opens the year as the number one team in the WNCT-TV 9 Touchdown Friday Top 9. More>>

    Former fire captain & reserve deputy sentenced in child porn case

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    A former Kinston fire captain and Greene County reserve deputy has been sentenced in a child pornography case. More>>

    Greenville man's ex-girlfriend charged with stabbing him

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    Police arrested a man's ex-girlfriend following an investigation into an early August stabbing. More>>

    Newport woman critical after being run over twice

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    A Newport woman is recovering after she was run over twice Monday night. More>>

    Jacksonville Police: One person injured after early morning accidental shooting Video included

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    One man was arrested early Tuesday morning after what police say appears to be an accidental shooting. More>>

    Cherry Point alerts public to special training Video included

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    Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point is conducting special training and residents can expect to see increased air, ground and sea-based activity during August. More>>

    Sneads Ferry to host Community Workshop

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    The Sneads Ferry Community Plan team will host a Community Workshop on Tuesday More>>

    Ice Bucket Challenge means more than money in Lenoir County Video included

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    The viral campaign has been taking over Facebook feeds for the last week. Now, with over $13 million raised for ALS, a Lenoir County woman says the Ice Bucket Challenge is giving her hope for the future. More>>

    Belhaven cites 1947 law in push to takeover Vidant Pungo Video included

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    An old law fuels a new push to reopen Vidant Pungo Hospital in Belhaven. More>>

    Drop in ECU education grads could lead to teacher shortage Video included

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    East Carolina University's College of Education is seeing a drop in graduates, which could lead to a future teacher shortage. More>>

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    • Another American hostage at risk by Islamic State

      Another American hostage at risk by Islamic State

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:24 AM EDT2014-08-20 12:24:54 GMT
      Militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley and are threatening to kill another hostage in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq.
      In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley - and are threatening to kill another hostage, U.S....
    • Liberian security forces seal slum to halt Ebola

      Liberian security forces seal slum to halt Ebola

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:14 AM EDT2014-08-20 12:14:24 GMT
      Security forces are enforcing a quarantine around a slum in the Liberian capital, where looters raided an Ebola screening center over the weekend and removed contaminated sheets and other items.
      Security forces blocked off a seaside slum in Liberia's capital Wednesday, stepping up the government's fight to stop the spread of Ebola, unnerving residents and reportedly sparking a protest.
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      10 Things to Know for Today

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