Monday, June 27, 2016

Radio amateurs serve as 'boots on the ground'

June 27, 2016

A national event provided a group of local radio amateurs a chance to enjoy their hobby while honing skills that they said can provide a service for the public even when all else fails. 

Brightleaf Amateur Radio Club participated in American Radio Relay League Field Day from 8 a.m. on…

Security upgrades going in at county office complex

June 27, 2016

Bulletproof glass, lobby telephones and swipe cards are among the security features people will see in the Pitt County Office Complex starting in late July.

Visitors to the county office complex, located at 1717 W. Fifth St., saw last week the first visible signs of security upgrades the Board of…

Multiple drugs in teen's system; Deaths among latest in 'epidemic,' experts warn of dangers

June 26, 2016

Medical examiners reports show a teen who was one of two who died of apparent accidental overdoses on Jan. 21 had Xanax, oxymorphone and other substances in his system.

Kyle Griffin, 18, was found unresponsive about 8:30 a.m. at his home at 136 Oakmont Drive. He was pronounced dead at the…

Teens remembered as good kids with aspirations

June 26, 2016

The parents of two teens who died from accidental overdoses in January want people to remember the young men for more than just one mistake.

Gail Suggs remembers taking her son, Michael Suggs, to Los Angeles to see a Lakers basketball game. His favorite player was Kobe Bryant.

What stood out during…

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