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In assisted-living abuse case, search warrants provide new details

A 78-year-old female resident of an assisted-living facility was lying on the floor in a hallway while employees were video-taping and enco… Read more

Local News

Greensboro woman dies in chain-reaction crash on Interstate 40 in Davie County

A Greensboro woman died Thursday on Interstate 40 in Davie County when her car was struck and pushed into the rear of a tractor-trailer by … Read more

Police: Man who turned in kidnapping suspect also dropped off 3-year-old Greensboro victim at church

GREENSBORO — Police said Thursday that a man dropped an abducted toddler off at a Greensboro church and then made arrangements to bring the… Read more

'Your future is at stake': Former Attorney General Eric Holder urges A&T students to keep up fight against gerrymandering

The former U.S. attorney general talked politics, elections and redistricting with A&T students for about an hour Thursday. Read more

10-year breast cancer battle sharpens woman's resolve. Life is a gift, Nancy Keshian says

Next week is big for Nancy Keshian. Read more

Overdose killed former chief district court judge in Guilford, autopsy shows

GREENSBORO — A fentanyl and heroin overdose caused the unexpected death of Guilford County's former chief District Court judge, the N.C. Office of the Chief Medical Examiner said in an autopsy released Thursday.  Read more

Business News

Arkansas track plans to end greyhound racing by end of 2022

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An east Arkansas track agreed Thursday to phase out greyhound racing over the next three years, citing a decline i… Read more

Juul Labs halts sale of menthol, fruit and dessert e-cigarette flavors

Juul Labs Inc., maker of the controversial top-selling electronic-cigarette, said Thursday it will halt all sales of its four non-tobacco a… Read more

Atlanta businessman spared prison in college hoops scandal

NEW YORK (AP) — An Atlanta businessman and former NBA referee was spared prison time Thursday after pleading guilty in a college basketball… Read more

Sports

XFL Draft sends Winston-Salem native, Wake Forest and App State alums to new teams

One Winston-Salem native, three Appalachian State alums and five former Wake Forest players were taken in the XFL Draft this week. Read more

5 games to watch in Week 9: Rivals Davie County and West Forsyth are tied for first place in the Central Piedmont 4-A. They play Friday.

It's hard to believe that we're already at this point in the season, but there's less than one month until the NCHSAA playoffs start. Read more

Focus on: Madison Gregory

Madison Gregory said playing golf is a family tradition. Read more

Focus on: Alan Linares

Alan Linares is adjusting to a new position and increased responsibility on the Bishop McGuinness boys soccer team this season, something t… Read more

Focus on: Emily Hatcher

Emily Hatcher’s senior season on Reagan’s volleyball team ended abruptly with a horrific injury. But in spite of the heartache and disappoi… Read more