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D.H. Conley used a 10-0 run in the opening quarter and never looked back on its way to a 70-52 victory over visiting New Bern in a key Big Carolina 3A/4A Conference clash Tuesday night.

Good citizens of Pitt County, I am highly opposed to City Council making changes to our land zoning laws to allow Compute North, who would offer crypto currency mining services, to operate in Pitt County for many good reasons.

Ida B. Wells was a superstar more than a century ago — a singularly brave and committed journalist shining a brilliant light on the evils of lynching. Only in recent years have her accomplishments received the recognition they deserve.

It is a pity that having witnessed the damage the previous Donald Trump administration did to the United States’ relations with China and the rest of the world, including its allies, the senior Asian policy strategist for the Joe Biden administration has been unable to draw the right lessons…

Help your children support a strong immune system to fight viruses with healthy eating. Hear a brief talk about The 9-5-2-1-0 Movement for pediatric nutrition and walk with Dr. Cierrea Roach, pediatrician, graduate of Brody School of Medicine and Army veteran Saturday morning at 9 a.m. at La…

I love cake so much I could eat it for every meal. I blame the bakery my grandmother owned for introducing me to the delicious world of sweets. I was taught that baked goods are not bad for you, they solve problems.Having a bad day? Eat a cookies. Sad? Bake a cake or pie and just the smell a…

It’s wanderlust time, and this year it’s a doozy. Thanks to the seasonal convergence of cabin fever, post-holiday decompression and (elephant in the room) pent-up travel cravings, the urge to flee to a far-flung destination is all-consuming.

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina congressman said an effort by voters to block his candidacy by citing a constitutional amendment preventing insurrectionists from serving will fail and is part of a scheme to target “America First patriots” who backed former President Donald Trump.

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A judge on Thursday granted a request from the police chief of a North Carolina city to release body camera video recorded in the aftermath of the shooting death of a Black man by an off-duty sheriff's deputy.

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DETROIT (AP) — Complaints that a University of Michigan sports doctor was committing sexual assault went back decades, long before a $490 million settlement this week with victims, but no one stepped forward to ensure that Robert Anderson would be kicked off campus.

Deep in the South Pacific, scientists have explored a rare stretch of pristine corals shaped like roses off the coast of Tahiti. The reef is thought to be one of the largest found at such depths and seems untouched by climate change or human activities.

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SYDNEY (AP) — Three of Tonga's smaller islands suffered serious damage from tsunami waves, officials and the Red Cross said Wednesday, as a wider picture begins to emerge of the destruction caused by the eruption of an undersea volcano near the Pacific archipelago nation.