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APTOPIX Shooting San Antonio Mall

1 dead, multiple injured in mall shooting

January 22, 2017

SAN ANTONIO — A robbery inside a San Antonio shopping mall ended with shots fired on Sunday, leaving one person who tried to intervene dead, three others shot and another two people taken to hospital with non-shooting injuries, police and fire officials said.

Privott honored with Long Leaf Pine Award

January 22, 2017

COINJOCK — Retired Currituck County Chief Magistrate Bill Privott received one of North Carolina's highest honors Friday because of his service to his community and country.

And serving for a magistrate for nearly 34 years is only part of that service.

State Rep. Bob Steinburg, R-Chowan,…

Biotech students at ECSU continue cancer research

January 22, 2017

The cost of anti-cancer medicines is high, but biotech students at Elizabeth City State University are researching alternatives that may help lower the price.

Biotechnology professor Hirendranath Banerjee has applied for a grant from the National Institutes of Health to explore a lower cost…

Trump takes charge: Sworn in as nation's 45th president

January 21, 2017

WASHINGTON — Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredictable era in Washington. His victory gives Republicans…