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62-year-old man charged with murder after fight at home outside Carthage

Gregory Thomas ShortAuthorities on Wednesday evening charged a West End man with murder after a verbal altercation at a home outside Carthage turned violent.

Harnett County voters say Trump will bring 'fresh blood' to D.C.

Harnett County voters say Trump brings 'fresh blood' to D.C. Nearly 60% of voters in Harnett County cast their ballots for Donald Trump on Election Day. With Trump set to be sworn in on Friday, they said they are more than ready for the next four years.

Fight begins to keep Durham charter school open after diploma errors

State panel recommends DA investigate Durham charter school diplomasKestrel Heights Charter runs an elementary and middle school, but it's their high school that could be on the chopping block. School officials are asking everyone from staff to parents and students to do everything they can to try to save it.

Lack of donations forces closure of largest food pantry in Roxboro

Food Pantry of RoxboroA Person County food pantry that serves hundreds of people every month is in need of help. A lack of monetary donations forced the Food Pantry of Roxboro, at 704 Franklin Street, to recently close, and while some donations have come through the door, the pastor who runs the pantry said it is a temporary fix.

Authorities, counselors see large uptick in statewide heroin use

HeroinLast year, 10,000 people across North Carolina called the state's drug and alcohol information hotline. Nearly 1,000 of those people said they needed help because of heroin.

Local news courtesy of WRAL.