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Governor Offers Reward in Murder in Anson County

Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 6:39 PM

Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that the State is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Mr. Wallace Levon Sturdivant, age 60. 

North Carolina Faces Season’s First Blast of Winter Weather

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 11:56 AM

State emergency and transportation officials are closely monitoring weather and road conditions, and are ready to respond if needed as North Carolina receives the season’s first blast of winter weather, Governor Roy Cooper said Friday.

Governor Offers Reward in Murder in Franklin County

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 4:40 PM

Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that the State is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Devin Cristofer Bilodeau, age 21.

Governor Offers Reward in Murder in Union County

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 4:21 PM

Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that the State is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Sim Augusta Flowe, age 87 years.

North Carolina Signs On to Broadband Network for First Responders

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 12:01 PM

North Carolina took a step today toward strengthening public safety and emergency preparedness by clearing the way for its first responders to join FirstNet, the first nationwide broadband network specifically built for public safety agencies.

Strong Storms, Tornadoes Impact Western Counties

Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 3:04 PM

A line of strong storms moved across North Carolina Monday afternoon and evening devastating a regional airport, damaging dozens of homes, toppling trees, closing roads and leaving several western North Carolina communities without power.

Governor Cooper Announces $73 Million in Grants to Fight Crime, Aid Victims

Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 2:53 PM

$73 million in grants from the North Carolina Governor’s Crime Commission will go to support criminal justice programs in communities across North Carolina, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The grants will fund innovative programs focused on issues including opioids, domestic violence, child trafficking, juvenile justice and delinquency prevention, inmate re-entry, and services to crime victims.  

Governor Cooper Urges Coastal Areas to Be Ready for Tropical Storm

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 6:05 PM

Governor Roy Cooper is urging coastal residents and visitors to monitor closely the weather forecast and pay careful attention to any directions from local officials as North Carolina prepares for its first tropical storm of the season. Earlier today, the National Weather Service issued a Tropical Storm Watch for the state’s southern coast and a Tropical Storm Warning for the northern coast.

 

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