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 2021-07-02 10:30 

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Our View: Nikole Hannah-Jones' fight for UNC tenure is a victory for truth...

The backlash against having any discussion at all about the 1619 Project exposes that many of us grew up with a whitewashed version of history, and some wish to keep it that way....

 2021-07-02 10:27 

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NC Senate budget: Spend billions, cut taxes on income, cigars, cemeteries and vaccines...

The proposal has nearly $765 million for special projects — museums, water-and-sewer, theaters, etc. It imposes taxes on a new car-rental service....

 2021-07-02 10:02 

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How Fort Bragg soldiers are helping pets get adopted sooner at the Cumberland County Animal Shelter...

Who are soldiers in the First Year Graduate Veterinary Program at Fort Bragg and how are they helping Cumberland County?...

 2021-07-02 10:02 

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Which environmental cases taken on by newly hired Cumberland lawyers have been successful?...

The lawyers hired by Cumberland County to look into claims against Chemours have all seen respective successes in environmental cases....

 2021-07-02 10:02 

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UNC basketball and Hubert Davis are pursuing Marquette transfer Dawson Garcia. How would he fit in?...

UNC basketball may not be done with transfers just yet. Hubert Davis' staff welcomed Marquette forward Dawson Garcia for an official visit this week...

 2021-07-02 10:01 

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After standout camp performances, 2023 cornerback from Raleigh gets UNC football recruiting interest...

UNC football may have discovered a diamond in the rough with Jamil Tucker, an unranked 2023 cornerback from Cardinal Gibbons...

 2021-07-01 23:39 

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Third and final suspect in Sulton killing surrenders on Cumberland County warrants...

Jaylin Maleek Bailey Murphy, 26, of Reidsville, turned himself in shortly before 5 p.m., an official said...

 2021-07-01 19:57 

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'I like being the underdog': Douglas Byrd's Marviere 'Eli' Smith signs to play college basketball...

Despite dealing with an injury that nearly ended his basketball career and a slew of losses on the court, Douglas Byrd's Marviere...

 2021-07-01 14:28 

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Murder suspect jailed near Wilmington in Cumberland County killing...

A man surrendered to law enforcement near Wilmington early Wednesday in a Cumberland County homicide from November....

 2021-07-01 11:01 

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COVID-19 cases on N.C. State baseball team show need for vaccine, health official says...

Eight players on NC State's baseball team tested positive for the COVID-19 Delta variant. Dr. Rachal Levine said young people need to get vaccinated....

 2021-07-01 11:00 

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As we celebrate July Fourth, our Constitutional system is in danger...

The Framers — every one of them — would be astounded at how much our structural Constitution has broken down....

 2021-07-01 10:30 

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City Council hires Local Redistricting Service to conduct Fayetteville's redistricting...

Fayetteville City Council votes to hire Local Redistricting Service to conduct its redistricting....

 2021-07-01 10:30 

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Letter: Freedom? It has not been the case for everyone...

Freedom is an ideal that has fallen short for Black Americans....

 2021-07-01 10:03 

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After the June visit period, where does UNC football stand with its top 2022 recruiting targets?...

After a busy month, UNC football finds itself in a crucial stretch: in a good spot for some 2022 recruits and waiting on a few major five-stars...

 2021-07-01 10:03 

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'The leadership failed': Lies, Febreze and the death of a new Fort Bragg soldier...

No one checked on Pvt. 2nd Class Caleb Smither for at least four days after knowing that he hit his head. He was found dead in his barracks....

 2021-07-01 10:01 

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Two of his former teammates play football for UNC. Will Albert Redd also pick the Tar Heels?...

With two former teammates on the roster and a standout performance at a team camp, Glenn linebacker Albert Redd is an intriguing UNC football recruit...

 2021-07-01 10:00 

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Here are 5 places to see fireworks in the Fayetteville area...

Looking for fireworks displays? Here's where to find some in the Fayetteville area....

 2021-07-01 01:00 

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Cedavion Wimbley, Kylie Aldridge named Fayetteville Athletes of the Year...

The Greater Fayetteville High School Sports Awards Show featured a slew of professional athletes and highlighted the accomplishments of nearly 150 high school athletes in Cumberland County. Take a look at the six major award winners....

 2021-06-30 20:42 

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Investigation of Doc Bennett Road shooting death now jurisdiction of Cumberland County Sheriff...

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of Isaac Locklear, 18, who was found dead on Doc Bennett Road on Sunday morning....

 2021-06-30 16:29 

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Gray's Creek softball leads Cumberland County's all-state selections...

A total of 19 players in the Cape Fear region were selected to the N.C. Softball Coaches Association all-state team....

 2021-06-30 14:53 

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Cumberland County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 26% of people fully vaccinated...

Here's how many Cumberland County residents have received the COVID-19 vaccine as of June 29, according to data....

 2021-06-30 11:02 

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5 outdoor hidden gems to visit in the Fayetteville area this summer...

The Fayetteville area has some great summer spots to have fun in the sun. Here we list some of the ones worth visiting this summer....

 2021-06-30 11:01 

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Opinion: New hope for NC renters — and some costly limitations — with HOPE 2.0...

HOPE provides rent and utility assistance to low-income renters hard hit by the economic impact of COVID-19. But there remains some frustration in the apartment industry and ample room for improvement....

 2021-06-30 10:30 

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When Jesse Helms got religion on Israel...

The North Carolina senator's changed stance coincided with what was then evangelicals' new-found devotion to the Israel — and the Republican Party's conversion....

 2021-06-30 10:30 

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Fayetteville's new day center will be constructed in old Rock Shop building...

The Fayetteville City Council voted unanimously to move forward with securing a site and awarding a design contract for its incoming day center....

 2021-06-30 10:05 

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Westover's D'Marco Dunn, Jack Britt's Ashara Hayes and more Fayetteville athletes' quotes tell story of 2021...

Take a look at 20 of the best quotes from the 2020-21 high school sports season in the Cape Fear region....

 2021-06-30 10:02 

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Chickenville bringing wings, tenders and more to former Skrimp Shack spot in Fayetteville...

The restaurant, which replaced a Skrimp Shack seafood restaurant, opened on June 26....

 2021-06-30 10:02 

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Don't miss the big show! Here's how to watch the Greater Fayetteville High School Sports Awards tonight...

The Greater Fayetteville High School Sports Awards is tonight. Here's how to watch....

 2021-06-30 10:01 

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He was one of North Carolina's breakout 2022 recruits. Now, it's time for Donovan Spellman to choose a college...

Clayton's Donovan Spellman rapidly grew into a top 2022 recruit in North Carolina. Now, it's decision time for the three-star edge rusher...

 2021-06-29 21:53 

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Health officials: Tests of water at Loyd Auman Elementary School show high levels of lead...

Tests of water at a Cumberland County elementary school showed levels of lead higher than allowed by state law, county health officials said....

 2021-06-29 16:50 

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Man charged and jailed in Fayetteville slaying of hotel security guard...

Dahsir Welch, 22, is charged with first-degree murder in death of Jerry Smothers, 63, June 13. Smothers was shot as he worked at Clarion Hotel on June 5....

 2021-06-29 15:45 

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'One good year can change your life': Terry Sanford's Kaylon Keys makes most of senior season on football field...

Prior to his senior season, Kaylon Keys hadn't played football since his freshman year of high school. Now he's set to play college football....

 2021-06-29 15:33 

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Twin brother surrenders in May 15 Cumberland County killing...

Jermaine Miller surrendered hours after his twin brother Jeremy's arrest in the killing of Daniel Sulton on May 15....

 2021-06-29 12:41 

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Fayetteville City Council pushes start date of new recycling plan to August...

The Fayetteville City Council voted unanimously to start the city's new bi weekly recycling pickup plan on Aug. 1....

 2021-06-29 11:00 

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'Where do you reach out for support?': Parenting in the LGBTQ community...

Parents within the LGBTQ community, as well as those who have children who are members of the LGBTQ community, share difficulties they've faced....

 2021-06-29 10:30 

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911 calls reveal bystanders tried to save Fayetteville shooting victim...

At least four 911 calls reveal bystanders efforts to save the life of Quincy Devone Lewis, 26, after he was shot on Vancouver Drive on June 10....

 2021-06-29 10:30 

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Myron B. Pitts: Heartbreak for N.C. State baseball, but team did not control what it could control...

The dream season for N.C. State's baseball team came to an abrupt end in the wee hours last Saturday. Hesitancy over the COVID-19 vaccine cost the Wolfpack dearly....

 2021-06-29 10:02 

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Can an unofficial visit keep UNC basketball in the lead for five-star point guard Robert Dillingham?...

UNC basketball recruiting hubert davis 2023 robert dillingham combine academy...

 2021-06-29 10:01 

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Cumberland County ranks No. 55 for overall health out of 100 North Carolina counties...

Currently, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation ranked Cumberland County as No. 33 out of 100 counties in North Carolina for overall health....

 2021-06-28 20:58 

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South View's Kareem Crawford leads Cumberland County wrestlers at state championships...

Eleven wrestlers from the Cape Fear region had podium finishes at the NCHSAA state championships....

 2021-06-28 19:17 

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Spring Lake Board of Aldermen expected to pass budget avoiding state takeover of finances...

Spring Lake's Board of Aldermen met early Monday to discuss its budget with town officials and members of the Local Government Commission....

 2021-06-28 17:36 

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One arrested, two sought in mid-May killing in Cumberland County...

Daniel Sulton died May 15 after being shot near his Spearfish Drive home....

 2021-06-28 16:31 

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Hoke County's JaDarien Parker, Jack Britt's JaMeesia Ford among gold medalists at state championship meet...

Jack Britt's track and field athletes secured three medals at the NCHSAA track and field state championships. See what other schools had podium finishes....

 2021-06-28 11:00 

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DOD provides guidance for military medical malpractice claims in rule name after Bragg soldier...

The Department of Defense has released its guidance for how service members and their families can file medical malpractice claims....

 2021-06-28 10:30 

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What is the Catholic Communion controversy and is the effort aimed at Biden?...

Some U.S. Catholic bishops hope a draft document approved by the U.S. Conference will lead to a rebuke for politicians who support abortion rights....

 2021-06-28 10:30 

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"She turns into a different person on the mat": Hoke County girls' wrestling team challenges stereotypes, beats odds...

Hoke pioneered NC's girls' wrestling team with the state's first team in 2017 as the sport looks to become sanctioned in the future...

 2021-06-28 10:01 

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Transgender people in Fayetteville face obstacles in finding gender-affirming care...

Ashton Guerrero, a 22-year-old transgender man who lives in Fayetteville, says he has faced difficulties in his journey to seek gender-affirming care....

 2021-06-28 10:00 

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Christy Martin Title Invitational amateur boxing tournament for charity coming to Fayetteville July 24-25...

Christy Martin shoved women's boxing into the mainstream in the 1990s. She's bringing her amateur tournament to Fayetteville in July....

 2021-06-28 09:00 

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Here are 9 of the best locally made barbecue sauces in North Carolina...

Find delicious sauces in stores and in restaurants to complement your North Carolina barbecue....

 2021-06-27 15:04 

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UPDATE: Fatal shooting near Fayetteville airport in county turned over to city police Sunday...

An unnamed person was killed on the 3500 block of Doc Bennett Road Sunday morning. An investigation is underway....

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