Greenville Police arrested two people suspected of breaking into a residence at 4100 block Bostic Drive about 4:30 p.m. on Nov. 23. Later that evening, both suspects were in police custody. No property was damaged or stolen during the incident. 

This Thanksgiving I am thankful for Mayor Connelly and his strong leadership of our city. Our community is truly bless to have you.

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East Carolina football has won one game in overtime and another one on a walk-off 54-yard field goal in the last two weeks, yet the Pirates’ biggest game of the year still awaits.

With one week to go in the regular season, it seems a good thing that Wake Forest owns the tiebreaker versus N.C. State in these rankings, having beaten the Wolfpack a couple of weeks ago in a showdown of the top two.

It is Black Friday every day for me. I line up outside the grocery store and rush to the meat counter to see what is on for the “Manager’s Special.” When meat nears the expiration date it is put on sale at last year’s prices or so. No pushing or shoving please!

Are you awake yet? Do you see what they are doing to America? The globalist, deep state, the silent enemy are the people that run the world. The globalist are all satanic and are conspiring death upon the world as we know it.

North Carolina Republicans are shocked, shocked that anyone would think there’s any blatant partisan racial and political gerrymandering going on in the shameful district maps that they’ve just passed by a party-line vote.

After last year’s lockdown it’s great to once again gather with family for the holidays. Some will be traveling “over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house.” During the holidays our already crowded and inadequately maintained roads will be strained, especially since speeding…

This Thanksgiving I am thankful for Mayor Connelly and his strong leadership of our city. Our community is truly bless to have you.

Close watchers of the British monarchy have recently become concerned about two words describing life in Windsor Castle — “new stage.”

Pecan pie is a Southern staple and a perfect dessert for holiday meals. With Thanksgiving just around the corner, a certified pecan expert has shared her go-to pie recipe.

Need some help preparing healthy, affordable foods at home to help combat COVID 19? N.C. State University’s extension service has great videos. So, wash your hands and start cooking. See https://homegrown.extension.ncsu.edu/category/in-the-kitchen.

State AP Stories

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — New state data shows more than 1.3 million of the roughly 8.2 million North Carolina adults who qualify for a COVID-19 booster shot — or one in six eligible residents — have gotten the extra protection against a virus that has killed about 775,000 Americans.

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The city manager in Newport, Rhode Island, is standing by the city police department's review of the 1966 death of an employee of wealthy heiress Doris Duke that found that there is no new information that would change the result of the original investigation that determined it was an accident.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, helped a local food kitchen prepare Thanksgiving meals for the needy before leaving town — like millions of other Americans — to resume their family tradition of spending the holiday on tiny Nantucket island in Massachusetts.

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina state Sen. Ben Clark announced Monday his run for U.S. House in the state's 4th Congressional District. He is looking to secure the Democratic nomination in a GOP-leaning district outside Raleigh that is expected to be one of the most competitive races in …

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ON THE RIO MADEIRA, Brazil (AP) — Hundreds of barges of illegal miners dredging for gold were navigating along the Madeira River in the Brazilian Amazon on Friday, and researchers said they posed a threat of pollution — including toxic mercury — for the broader environment.

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STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — The homesickness and depression began to overwhelm Houston Heimuli about four months into his mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Away from his family for the first time, the gesture of a stranger in his congregation made all the difference in…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, as a new coronavirus variant first detected in South Africa appeared to be spreading across the globe. Investors were uncertain whether the variant could potentially reverse mont…

Climate activists blockaded Amazon warehouses in three European countries on Friday, part of a global effort to pressure the ecommerce giant on one of its busiest days of the year to improve working conditions and end business practices that hurt the environment.

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The brother of a British socialite charged with helping Jeffrey Epstein exploit underage girls says her prosecution is “the most over-hyped trial of the century,” designed to break a woman targeted by authorities desperate to blame someone for the late financier’s crimes.

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CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Golf, cricket and rugby became the first major sports to be affected by the new COVID-19 variant on Friday, prompting fears of renewed travel restrictions and disrupted events just as they were returning to normal nearly two years into the pandemic.