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Hickory Police Chief swears-inIt’s official- starting today, Tom Adkins is the new police chief for Hickory.
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Deployment: Increased risk of child mistreatmentA North Carolina nonprofit study alleges children in some Army families are vulnerable to abuse and neglect by their mothers when their fathers are away at war. 
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Energy Efficiency bill passes HouseA measure that could require North Carolina utilities to provide 12.5 percent of their retail electricity from renewable fuel and efficiency measures
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Black ordered to pay $1 million fineFormer state House Speaker Jim Black was sentenced today for a political corruption charge. 
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Caldwell accident claims motorcyclist

An accident called in around 10:22 this morning took the life of a Granite Falls man.

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Suspects waive extradition

According to Avery County Sheriff Kevin Frye, both double homicide suspects have waived their rights to an extradition hearing.

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Crime scene up in smoke

While rumor mills have been circulating- the cause of last night’s blaze in Traphill has not been officially determined, according to Wilkes Fire Marshal Nick Hamby.

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Extradition Hearing not scheduled

Sources within the Avery County Sheriff’s Office still do not know when to expect an extradition hearing for double murder suspects Tabitha Messina and Carlos Christopher.

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Local Representative Highlights Budget

Local Representative Cullie Tarleton was pleased with this year’s budget.

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Murder suspects nabbed in Avery- await extraditionMurder suspects 18-year-old Tabitha Messina and 19-year-old Carlos Christopher await extradition to their hometown of South Euclid, just outside Cleveland, Ohio.
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ASU assault suspect at large: Police urge caution

The man they call the Pantser is still at large- and may have been the same individual responsible for assaulting an Appalachian State University student last week.

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Trailer burns in WilkesFirefighters were called to a fire in Wilkes County yesterday evening around 8:06.
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Avery firefighter assists Oregon wildfire

Avery County’s North Carolina Forest Ranger Joe Shoupe is battling a forest fire- but not in Pisgah. In fact, it’s much farther away, in Warm Springs, Oregon.

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Sheriffs attend conference

Avery County sheriff Kevin Frye was among the 80 sheriffs in attendance last week at the North Carolina Sheriff’s Association Annual Conference.

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Man hit by train in HickoryA Catawba man was hit by a train yesterday around noon- and is in critical condition at Frye Regional Medical Center.  Full Story
North Carolina- closer to passing energy billNorth Carolina could become the first Southeastern state 
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Jim Black- serving timeFormer House Speaker Jim Black is currently serving his five-year sentence- after turning himself in yesterday. 
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Budget passed in General AssemblyFinal approval was given yesterday to a $20.7 billion state budget- the most expensive legislation of the year. 
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Daughter and boyfriend charged in double homicide- apprehended in Avery18-year-old Tabitha Messina, suspected of killing her father and his girlfriend, has been apprehended in Avery County. Full Story
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