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    School bus safety essential for students, parents and drivers Video included

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    The first day of school is quickly approaching and that means some changes for everyone on the roadways. More than 13,000 school buses are set to hit the road next week statewide and we want to make sure that everyone stays safe getting to where they need to be. More>>

    Long list of supplies needed for students going back to school Video included

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    With the start of a new school year comes a long list of things that all students will need throughout the year. More>>

    9 On Your Side talks rural healthcare with DHHS in Raleigh Video included

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    Rural healthcare and Medicaid are two of the biggest challenges facing the state right now, but there are a lot of different ideas of how to meet the need. 9 On Your Side's Josh Birch spent Wednesday in Raleigh with state health officials. More>>

    New STEM lab at Ayden Middle School Video included

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    Science, technology, engineering, and math is getting another boost for students in Pitt County.
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    NC justices uphold ruling leading to utility rates

    The state Supreme Court has upheld a decision by North Carolina electric power regulators that allowed a Duke Energy subsidiary to raise rates on residential customers of the former Progress Energy by 7.5 percent over two... More>>

    Mugshots: Wilson police round up 11 in "shots fired" investigations

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    Wilson police have rounded up 11 suspects as they investigate several “shots fired” calls. More>>

    GPD closes case after victim admits it never happened

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    Police say they've closed an armed robbery case because the victim confessed it never happened. 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>>

    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>>

    Lenoir County teacher shines as STEM Teacher of the Month Video included

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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>>

    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>>

    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>>

    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>>

    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>>

    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>>

    Roy Cooper addresses school safety with Beaufort County educators Video included

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    A week before students arrive, the State Attorney General visits Beaufort County to talk keeping them safe. More>>

    New ECU teachers arrive on campus Video included

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    Monday marked the first day of orientation for new teachers at East Carolina University. Close to 150 arrived on campus, trying to familiarize themselves and to get ready for the start of school on Tuesday.
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    Pitt Co. students to benefit from school supply drive Video included

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    WNCT staff and on-air talent collected school supplies all day Friday as part of the 9 On Your Side School Supplies Drive. More>>

    Martin General issues statement following massive hospital records breach Video included

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    A massive data breach affecting hospital patient records hits 4 hospitals in North Carolina, including one in the east. More>>

    One arrested after shotgun fired during dispute

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    Police arrested one man after a shotgun was fired Monday afternoon during a dispute between neighbors. More>>

    4 nabbed, 1 still wanted in Greene County home invasion

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    Deputies say they've made four arrests in a Greene County home invasion. More>>

    Kinston teen suffers gunshot wound to groin

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    Kinston police are investigating a shots fired call that left a teen injured. More>>

    Greenville police make arrest after shots fired early Saturday Video included

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    One suspect was arrested after shots were fired in uptown Greenville early Saturday morning. More>>

    Police investigating Papa Johns armed robbery Video included

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    Police are investigating an off campus armed robbery at Papa Johns on East 10th Street. More>>

    One year later, family and friends march to remember Ciera Clark Video included

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    Sunday marks one year since Ciera Clark was gunned down while driving home in Greenville. More>>

    Police search for suspects after armed robbery in Uptown Greenville Video included

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    Police are searching for two men after an armed robbery in Greenville on Sunday night. More>>

    Stolen Pitt Co. dragon statue returned to owner after 2 years

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    Pitt County deputies recovered a stolen, 12-foot-long dragon statue this weekend in Greenville. More>>

    Order effectively closes Phoenix nightclub

    New Details: Reaction after Phoenix nightclub shuts down Video included

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    Greenville police went to an area nightclub and served the owner with an injunction Thursday night. More>>

    4 men arrested in connection to 2-year-old's murder Video included

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    Four men were arrested Thursday night in connection to the death of Dyana Anderson.
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    Slideshow: ECU Brody School of Medicine holds annual white coat ceremony Video included

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    East Carolina University's Brody School of Medicine welcomed in 80 new medical students on Friday. More>>

    Back-to-school shopping means bargains Video included

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    Students, parents and teachers alike may be basking in the last few weeks of summer and counting down to Labor Day getaways, but for retailers it was time to go back to school a month ago. More>>

    Deputies searching for wanted drug dealer

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    Deputies say they're looking for a wanted drug dealer. More>>

    • Consumer WatchMore>>

    • NC justices uphold ruling leading to utility rates

      NC justices uphold ruling leading to utility rates

      The state Supreme Court has upheld a decision by North Carolina electric power regulators that allowed a Duke Energy subsidiary to raise rates on residential customers of the former Progress Energy by 7.5 percent...
      The state Supreme Court has upheld a decision by North Carolina electric power regulators that allowed a Duke Energy subsidiary to raise rates on residential customers of the former Progress Energy by 7.5 percent over two...
    • US home construction jumps 15.7 percent in July

      US home construction jumps 15.7 percent in July

      Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:13 PM EDT2014-08-19 17:13:25 GMT
      U.S. home construction rebounded in July, rising to the fastest pace in eight months and offering hope that housing has regained momentum after two months of declines.
      U.S. home construction rebounded in July, rising to an eight-month high and offering hope that housing has regained momentum after two months of declines.
    • New Corvette feature keeps an eye on valets

      New Corvette feature keeps an eye on valets

      Monday, August 18 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-08-18 20:34:03 GMT
      Face it. If you own a luxury or sports car, whenever you hand the keys to a valet, you imagine the car going on a high-speed joyride like the Ferrari in the 1980s cult movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."
      Face it. If you own a luxury or sports car, whenever you hand the keys to a valet, you imagine the car going on a high-speed joyride like the Ferrari in the 1980s cult movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."
    • Health WatchMore>>

    • 9 On Your Side talks rural healthcare with DHHS in Raleigh

      9 On Your Side talks rural healthcare with DHHS in Raleigh

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:29:23 GMT
      Rural healthcare and Medicaid are two of the biggest challenges facing the state right now, but there are a lot of different ideas of how to meet the need. 9 On Your Side's Josh Birch spent Wednesday in Raleigh with state health officials.
      Rural healthcare and Medicaid are two of the biggest challenges facing the state right now, but there are a lot of different ideas of how to meet the need. 9 On Your Side's Josh Birch spent Wednesday in Raleigh with state health officials.
    • Liberian slums barricaded as Ebola sets new record

      Liberian slums barricaded as Ebola sets new record

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:25:37 GMT
      Riot police and soldiers acting on their president's orders used scrap wood and barbed wire to seal off 50,000 people inside their Liberian slum Wednesday, trying to contain the Ebola outbreak that has killed...
      Riot police and soldiers acting on their president's orders used scrap wood and barbed wire to seal off 50,000 people inside their Liberian slum Wednesday, trying to contain the Ebola outbreak that has killed 1,350...
    • UN undertakes polio vaccination campaign in Iraq

      UN undertakes polio vaccination campaign in Iraq

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:24 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:24:55 GMT
      The United Nations says it is undertaking a mass polio vaccination campaign in Iraq, hoping to reach millions of children.
      The United Nations said Monday it was undertaking a mass polio vaccination campaign in Iraq, hoping to reach millions of children as the highly contagious virus crosses from Syria into neighboring countries.
    • School WatchMore>>

    • School bus safety essential for students, parents and drivers

      School bus safety essential for students, parents and drivers

      Thursday, August 21 2014 5:40 AM EDT2014-08-21 09:40:43 GMT
      The first day of school is quickly approaching and that means some changes for everyone on the roadways. More than 13,000 school buses are set to hit the road next week statewide and we want to make sure that everyone stays safe getting to where they need to be.
      The first day of school is quickly approaching and that means some changes for everyone on the roadways. More than 13,000 school buses are set to hit the road next week statewide and we want to make sure that everyone stays safe getting to where they need to be.
    • Long list of supplies needed for students going back to school

      Long list of supplies needed for students going back to school

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:32:11 GMT
      With the start of a new school year comes a long list of things that all students will need throughout the year.
      With the start of a new school year comes a long list of things that all students will need throughout the year.
    • New STEM lab at Ayden Middle School

      New STEM lab at Ayden Middle School

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:22:51 GMT
      Science, technology, engineering, and math is getting another boost for students in Pitt County.
      Science, technology, engineering, and math is getting another boost for students in Pitt County.
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