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
North Carolina police say there is no evidence that an Appalachian State University student was killed, adding that the subject of a week-long search was intent on harming herself. Boone Police Chief Dana Crawford said Monday in a statement that investigators have found no evidence that 18-year-old Anna Smith of High Point was a victim of homicide.
The Gaston Gazette, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 07:21 PM
Harris-Teeter Super Markets and Titan Farms donated more than 58,000 pounds of peaches to North Carolina food banks. Harry Hankins , store director in High Point, N.C., Martha Pfeiffer of Titan Farms, and Clyde Fitzgerald of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina, during an early September event.
Packer, Wed, Sep 10 2014 @ 12:45 PM
Jim Davis was sworn in as High Point mayor Monday to serve the remainder of the term of Bernita Sims , who resigned last week shortly before pleading guilty to passing a worthless check, a felony. Davis was appointed to the post by his fellow City Council members, and will serve until a new mayor takes office following the November election.
Business Journal, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 07:54 AM
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