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Associated Press, Author at The Coastland Times

school

North Carolina women’s college to add health-oriented majors

A North Carolina women’s college says it plans to add health-oriented majors to its curriculum beginning in the fall. Salem College said in a news ... Read more

by Associated Press, Thursday, February 25, 2021 7:49 am

news

NC gun provisions in vetoed 2020 bill clear committees

Two more portions of a 2020 concealed weapons bill that North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper vetoed successfully last year have resurfaced this year in separate ... Read more

by Associated Press, Thursday, February 25, 2021 7:45 am

summer school

news

Summer school to counter COVID online learning approved by House

All North Carolina school districts would be required to offer in-person summer school that targets children at risk of academic failure due to poor virtual ... Read more

by Associated Press, Thursday, February 25, 2021 7:42 am

forcibly entered

news

North Carolina man shot after forcibly entering deputy’s home

A North Carolina man chasing a family member forcibly entered the home of an off-duty sheriff’s deputy, who shot and wounded the man, authorities said. ... Read more

by Associated Press, Thursday, February 25, 2021 7:36 am

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news

Cooper lifts curfew, eases gathering and occupancy limits

By Bryan Anderson, Associated Press/Report for America With cases and other key metrics trending downward in North Carolina, Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday announced the ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 4:16 pm

LOAN

crime

Federal prosecutors: North Carolina woman went shopping with $150K COVID relief loan

A North Carolina woman who lied to get a coronavirus relief loan spent the money on shopping excursions to Nieman Marcus, Nordstrom, Louis Vuitton and ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 11:31 am

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Business

Lowe’s fourth quarter results surge as people plow money into homes

By Anne D’Innocenzio, AP Retail Writer Lowe’s Cos. extended its strong sales streak through the holiday season as customers kept investing in their homes during ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 11:03 am

forcibly entered

crime

North Carolina woman indicted in husband’s shooting death

A North Carolina woman has been indicted in the death of her husband during a domestic dispute last summer, officials said. Valinda Leggett, 55, was ... Read more

by Associated Press, Tuesday, February 23, 2021 6:28 pm

forcibly entered

crime

Sheriff: Twelve malnourished dogs rescued from North Carolina home

Twelve dogs found malnourished in filthy cages were rescued from a North Carolina home Monday, authorities said. Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins said the dogs ... Read more

by Associated Press, Tuesday, February 23, 2021 7:53 am

forcibly entered

crime

Suspect dead, deputy wounded in gunfire during North Carolina traffic stop

Authorities say a suspect was killed and a North Carolina deputy wounded during an exchange of gunfire during a traffic stop. A news release from ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, February 22, 2021 2:32 pm

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