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Kinston Police investigating stabbing

Kinston Police said they are investigating a stabbing that occurred 5 p.m. Monday.

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Online driver's license renewals among changes at DMV

North Carolina state officials say technology and customer service upgrades at the Division of Motor Vehicles should mean reduced wait times at driver's license offices. Some people now do not have to visit at all.


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Greenville Fire & Rescue recognizes teenager’s heroic effort

The Greenville Fire & Rescue Department recognized a teenager’s efforts to remain calm under pressure and help save someone’s life during a ceremony on Monday.

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Highway Patrol: Driver error in school bus crash

The Highway Patrol has determined a school bus crash that happened in Jones County on Monday morning was the result of driver error.

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Nicholas Sparks to be in studio

Best-selling author Nicholas Sparks will be in studio tomorrow morning for an interview and to promote his new book in our 6 a.m. hour.

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Three-legged pup in need gets second chance

NewsChannel 12's Chris Hoffman shares the story of Buddah, a three-legged dog who has the chance to get a prosthetic leg with the help of donations. To read more and to donate, go to

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Officials seek to make Hwy. 70 in James City less congested, safer

The Department of Transportation will be holding meetings this week to hear what safety measures community members think will make Airport Road along Hwy. 70 in James City, less congested and safer for drivers.


Arrest made in Wallace homicide

Wallace Police served a warrant on Monday for the arrest of Geovoney West, 25, in connection with the murder of Walter West, 44, on Oct. 4.


Merritt home invasion 9-1-1 call released

Early Saturday morning a Merritt home on Trent Road was broken into by three intruders armed with guns.


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Police seeking suspect in shots fired incident

The New Bern Police Department is looking for a suspect in an incident on Oct. 2 where someone fired random shots in the Five Points area of New Bern.

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  • Obama at his desk

    Obama plans on active role in 2016 election

    After a weekend of glitzy West Coast celebrity fundraisers starring Kanye West, Jamie Foxx and Star Wars director J.J. Abrams, President Barack Obama has no intention of staying on the political sidelines during the 2016 campaign.

    In fact, White House...



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