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    Pitt County reports first confirmed case of Chikungunya

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    Pitt County says it has its first case of Chikungunya. More>>

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    One more day of heat, and then a cool down Video included

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    Hot weather and storms to end the week but cooler temps for the weekend.
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    Greenville Police keep communication open as unrest in the Midwest continues Video included

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    As the situation seems to settle in Ferguson, Greenville Police continue to grow and nurture their relationship with the community. More>>

    Ice Bucket Challenge and 9OYS help Lenoir Co. woman raise funds for ALS Video included

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    We told you earlier this week about a Lenoir County woman who is embracing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge after losing both her mother and grandmother to the disease. More>>

    Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in Afghanistan Video included

    A Fort Bragg paratrooper has been killed in action in Afghanistan. More>>

    Camp Lejeune ceremony to honor 1st black Marines

    Camp Lejeune is honoring the first black Marines in a ceremony marking Montford Point Marine Day. More>>

    Riley's Army to hold pancake breakfast fundraising event

    Riley's Army to hold pancake breakfast fundraising event

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    Riley's Army is holding a Pancake Breakfast Fundraising EventSaturday, Aug 23rd at Applebee's off Greenville Blvd More>>

    Eastern NC school systems scrambling to find teachers Video included

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    Many school systems in Pitt, Beaufort and Greene Counties are scrambling to fill vacant teacher positions before school starts next week. More>>

    Heather Macy earns contract extension Video included

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    After approval by the Board of Trustees, East Carolina University has announced a five-year extension of head women's basketball coach Heather Macy's contract that will keep her at the helm of the program through the 2019-20 season, according to an announcement by director of athletics Jeff Compher Thursday afternoon. More>>

    Governor briefed on new testing strategies Video included

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    The Governor’s Teacher Advisory Committee presented a review of testing standards to Governor Pat McCrory Thursday. More>>

    NC Zoo gets polar bear from Chicago temporarily Video included

    Anana is a 15-year-old polar bear moving to the North Carolina Zoo Anana is a 15-year-old polar bear moving to the North Carolina Zoo

    The North Carolina Zoo is getting another polar bear that will relocate temporarily from Chicago. More>>

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    • Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in Afghanistan

      Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in Afghanistan

      A Fort Bragg paratrooper has been killed in action in Afghanistan.
      A Fort Bragg paratrooper has been killed in action in Afghanistan.
    • Governor briefed on new testing strategies

      Governor briefed on new testing strategies

      Thursday, August 21 2014 8:07 PM EDT2014-08-22 00:07:35 GMT
      The Governor’s Teacher Advisory Committee presented a review of testing standards to Governor Pat McCrory Thursday.
      The Governor’s Teacher Advisory Committee presented a review of testing standards to Governor Pat McCrory Thursday.
    • NC Zoo gets polar bear from Chicago temporarily

      NC Zoo gets polar bear from Chicago temporarily

      Anana is a 15-year-old polar bear moving to the North Carolina ZooAnana is a 15-year-old polar bear moving to the North Carolina Zoo
      The North Carolina Zoo is getting another polar bear that will relocate temporarily from Chicago.
      The North Carolina Zoo is getting another polar bear that will relocate temporarily from Chicago.
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    • Dog found with broken jaw in Clarksville dumpster

      Dog found with broken jaw in Clarksville dumpster

      Friday, August 22 2014 8:56 AM EDT2014-08-22 12:56:02 GMT
      Oscar, a one-and-a-half-year-old Yorkie, was found in a dumpster in Clarksville Monday. He suffered a broken jaw and severe injuries to his neck.
      Oscar, a one-and-a-half-year-old Yorkie, was found in a dumpster in Clarksville Monday. He suffered a broken jaw and severe injuries to his neck.
    • I-65 reopens after tanker explosion damages bridge at Peytonsville Road

      I-65 reopens after tanker explosion damages bridge at Peytonsville Road

      A tanker truck collided with a bridge support on I-65 at Peytonsville Road and burst into flames early Friday morning. The bridge was torn down and it will several months before a new one is built.
      A tanker truck collided with a bridge support on I-65 at Peytonsville Road and burst into flames early Friday morning. The bridge was torn down and it will several months before a new one is built.
    • Alleged Bondage in Brewton Band Room

      Alleged Bondage in Brewton Band Room

      Thursday, August 21 2014 10:10 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:10:13 GMT
      Jeffery Gainous, 32Jeffery Gainous, 32
      WKRG News 5 is learning more about the former local band teacher accused of having sexual relationships with his students.
      WKRG News 5 is learning more about the former local band teacher accused of having sexual relationships with his students.
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    • Nigeria confirms 2 new Ebola cases

      Nigeria confirms 2 new Ebola cases

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:34 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:34:59 GMT
      Nigerian Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu says the country has confirmed two new Ebola cases, the first two to have spread beyond those who had direct contact with the ill traveler from Liberia who brought the...
      Two new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria and, in an alarming development, they are outside the group of caregivers who treated an airline passenger who arrived with Ebola and died, Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu...
    • Ukraine: Russia's convoy a set-up for provocation

      Ukraine: Russia's convoy a set-up for provocation

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:15:30 GMT
      Ukraine's armed forces say they have caused heavy casualties among pro-Russian separatist forces, although their overall advance quelling the rebel resistance remains haphazard and faltering.
      Russia sent over 130 aid trucks rolling into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without Kiev's approval, saying it had lost patience with the Ukrainian government's stalling tactics. Ukraine called the move a...
    • AP Photos: Pakistani protesters sleep on streets

      AP Photos: Pakistani protesters sleep on streets

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:15:22 GMT
      They swarmed into Pakistan's capital in their thousands, protesters calling for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation and the dissolution of parliament.
      They swarmed into Pakistan's capital in their thousands, protesters calling for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation and the dissolution of parliament.
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