WILMINGTON, North Carolina After setting a career-high with 34 digs versus Campbell and averaging 5.73 digs per set for the week, UNCW's Morgan Owney was named Colonial Athletic Association Defensive Player-of-the-Week on Monday. Owney helped the Seahawks to a 3-1 week with wins over Campbell, Davidson and High Point as UNCW has bolted out to a 9-2 record to start the season.
WECT-TV Wilmington, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 04:26 PM
State officials say nearly 2,800 people were arrested for drunken driving during North Carolina's "Booze It Lose It" Labor Day campaign. A statement from the N.C. Department of Transportation says the arrests were made between Aug. 15 and Sept.
Burlington Times News, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 06:22 PM
Robeson County law enforcement made more than 100 DWI arrests during a Labor Day Booze It Lose it campaign - the fourth highest total in the state, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. Officers charged 113 people with DWIs at 55 Robeson County checkpoints between Aug. 15 and Sept.
The Robesonian, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 05:19 PM
The director of transportation for the City of Greensboro said his department has identified the need for a new parking deck that could be built over the next two to five years at one of several locations to support downtown development projects. Adam Fischer , the city's director of transportation, said there are no immediate plans to fund or begin construction on a project that could cost around $8 million for a 500-space deck to support the planned $100 million Union Square Campus or a $15 million, 900-space deck at the corner of Eugene and Washington streets to support growth around City Hall and the Guilford County courthouse.
Business Journal, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 03:21 PM
The gathering was initially scheduled as a prayer vigil in hopes of finding Anna Marie Smith, but it turned into a candlelight vigil to honor her. Police said human remains were found Saturday morning in some woods at the west end of the town, along with Smith's North Carolina driver's license and student identification card.
WRAL.com, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 01:46 PM
In a classroom at the Alamance County Sheriff's Office, a group listens to Terry Johnson answer questions about his authority as sheriff, what he would do if he were in Ferguson, Mo., the local gang problem and a number of other topics. Ranging from ages 21 to 73, the group, in its first class of the Sheriff's Citizens Academy, is told to ask Johnson about anything.
Burlington Times News, Thu, Sep 11 2014 @ 06:28 PM
Two fleeing armed robbery suspects were arrested following a high-speed chase and crash on Interstate 40 in Kernersville Thursday morning. Some nearby schools were locked down during the search.
WXII 12 Winston-Salem, Thu, Sep 11 2014 @ 04:15 PM