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    Raising taxes with money in the bank---it's an issue some citizens in Greenville have taken note of and they're not happy More>>

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    Eastern NC school systems scrambling to find teachers

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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>>

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

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    Hot weather remains in place for now, but cooler air arrives for the weekend.

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    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

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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

    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>>

    Snow Hill rededicates historic ball park Video included

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    A celebration hit it out of the park on Thursday in Greene County.
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    LCPS begins to roll out iPad initiative for all students Video included

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    A multi-million dollar technology initiative in Lenoir County, will eventually put an iPad in the hands of every student. More>>

    Fire that killed disabled man, great-grandson accidental Video included

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    Authorities say the fire that killed a disabled man his great-grandson in a house fire was accidental. More>>

    Ebola: Care and recovery of 2 American aid workers

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    Two American aid workers have recovered from Ebola and left an Atlanta hospital, after weeks of intensive treatment in a special isolation unit. More>>

    ECU students move into dorms Video included

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    New ECU students are moving into dorms all across campus. More>>

    Father of 4-week old infant charged with felony child abuse

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    Deputies say they've arrested a man accused of abusing a 4-week-old infant. More>>

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    • 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.
    • Raleigh cold case 'solvable' 20 years later, detectives say

      Raleigh cold case 'solvable' 20 years later, detectives say

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-08-21 21:25:05 GMT
      A Triangle family says it is "optimistic" someone will come forward with information that may help police solve a 20-year-old cold case.
      A Triangle family says it is "optimistic" someone will come forward with information that may help police solve a 20-year-old cold case.
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    • Dog found with broken jaw in Clarksville dumpster

      Dog found with broken jaw in Clarksville dumpster

      Thursday, August 21 2014 4:47 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:47:57 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.
    • 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.
    • Local Man Honored For 171 Pounds Weight Loss

      Local Man Honored For 171 Pounds Weight Loss

      He went from walking only a few blocks with the help of canes to walking three miles per day, five days a week.
      He went from walking only a few blocks with the help of canes to walking three miles per day, five days a week.
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    • Met Opera, remaining unions reach labor agreements

      Met Opera, remaining unions reach labor agreements

      Thursday, August 21 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:24:19 GMT
      New York's Metropolitan Opera has reached labor agreements with the remaining unions that had expired contracts.
      The Metropolitan Opera has reached labor agreements with the remaining unions that had expired contracts, averting the threat of a lockout with about a month to go before the season is scheduled to start.
    • Accuser of 'X-Men' director seeks case dismissal

      Accuser of 'X-Men' director seeks case dismissal

      Thursday, August 21 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:24:08 GMT
      A former child model accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii says he wants to dismiss the lawsuit - not because it lacks merit but because he can't find a new attorney to represent him.
      A former child model accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii said he wants to dismiss the lawsuit - not because it lacks merit but because he can't find a new attorney to represent him.
    • Veteran music agent Peter Grosslight dead at 68

      Veteran music agent Peter Grosslight dead at 68

      Thursday, August 21 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:24:05 GMT
      A longtime Los Angeles music agent who represented such artists as Whitney Houston, the Eagles, Tom Petty and Journey has died.
      A longtime Los Angeles music agent who represented such artists as Whitney Houston, the Eagles, Tom Petty and Journey has died.
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    • Gov. Nixon taking National Guard out of Ferguson

      Gov. Nixon taking National Guard out of Ferguson

      Thursday, August 21 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:44:52 GMT
      It's been a quieter night in Ferguson, Missouri. Some demonstrators returned to the streets Wednesday evening to protest the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white officer, but in diminished numbers.
      Gov. Jay Nixon on Thursday ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin withdrawing from Ferguson, where nightly scenes of unrest have erupted since a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old nearly...
    • Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash

      Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash

      Thursday, August 21 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:34:23 GMT
      Malaysia is preparing to receive the bodies and ashes of 20 of its citizens killed when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July.
      The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July arrived home on Friday, the first day of national mourning in the country's history.
    • Foley case lays bare debate over paying ransom

      Foley case lays bare debate over paying ransom

      Thursday, August 21 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:34:18 GMT
      A U.S. official says the Islamic State militants who beheaded American journalist James Foley in Syria had demanded $132.5 million - or 100 million Euros- in ransom for his release.
      The beheading of freelance journalist James Foley has forced a new debate between the longtime U.S. and British refusal to negotiate with terrorists, and Europe and the Persian Gulf's increasing willingness to pay...
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