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Smoldering silo has crews working around the clock

Farmville Fire Chief Lee Keel tells NewsChannel12 crews are trying to prevent a fire from igniting inside a silo.

Neighbor helps woman out of burning home

A home in Craven County was destroyed by a fire on Black Friday.


Gantz hits winning FG, Cincinnati tops East Carolina 19-16

Andrew Gantz kicked a 42-yard field goal as time expired, sending Cincinnati to a 19-16 win over East Carolina on Saturday.
Gantz missed a 44-yard attempt…

Wreck Driver Charged

Craven County rollover wreck under investigation

 The Highway Patrol is investigating a serious wreck in Craven County.

(img1)Week 4: The Blitz First Segment

The Blitz Week 15 state playoff scores and highlights

It's the third week of the high school football postseason. Here are the Week 15 high school football scores and segments of The Blitz.

One person critically injured in wreck near Ayden, Grifton

An accident with a tractor trailer and a van led to both sides of Hwy. 11 near the border between Ayden and Grifton being shut down Friday night. One man was…

Victim in Thanksgiving shooting in Greenville has died

Greenville Police said the victim in a shooting on Thanksgiving day has died.  Police identified the man as 26-year-old Kenneth Wiggins.


Man arrested in New Bern hotel lobby after foot chase

A suspect was arrested in the lobby at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Bern Riverfront, early Friday morning after a short foot chase.

Here’s what’s ‘Happenings’ this weekend

After fixing some technical bugs, we’re happy to re-introduce our “Happenings” calendar.

Black Friday shopping starts a day early

Black Friday is traditionally the day for Christmas deal shopping right after the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Nation/World News

Lohan's stepmom removed from plane

Lindsay Lohan in court

Actress Lindsay Lohan's stepmother was removed from a cross-country flight, according to media reports.


Pope arrives in Central African Republic

Pope Francis has arrived in the conflict-stricken Central African Republic for the last leg of his African tour -- and his first visit to an active war zone.


Newborn found buried alive

Newborn found abandoned in Los Angeles

The crying coming from under a block of asphalt sounded like it was from a cat to Angelica Blount. But it turned out to be an abandoned baby that police say was deliberately buried under debris along a Los Angeles area walking path.


New Hampshire Union Leader endorses Christie

Chris Christie in Iowa July 2015

Chris Christie's struggling presidential campaign got a much-needed boost Saturday night when the influential New Hampshire Union Leader endorsed the New Jersey governor.

"Gov. Christie is right for these dangerous times," the paper's publisher Josep...


11 killed in Boko Haram attacks in Cameroon

Dozens more injured in blast

Ten civilians and a soldier were killed in separate attacks by the Nigeria-based Islamist group Boko Haram in Cameroon's north, Cameroonian military officials say.