Posted: 10/09/2007 - Last year, the board of the Albemarle Mental Health Center agreed to pay director Charlie Franklin an annual salary and benefits totaling $319,000.
Updated: 10/09/2007 - Seafood Executive Director Stephanie McIntyre says based on sales, they estimate between 80,000 to 100,000 people turned out this year.
Posted: 10/09/2007 - A cardiologist at Duke University is planning research to into how to protect breast cancer survivors from another health problem -- heart disease.
Posted: 10/09/2007 - Bob McGehee has died two days after suffering a stroke while on company business in London. He was 64.
Posted: 10/09/2007 - An Iraqi government report calls for the Moyock-based Blackwater USA to pay eight million dollars in compensation to each of the 17 people killed in shootings last month.
Posted: 10/08/2007 - State Representative William Wainwright of Craven and Lenoir counties has been appointed by Governor Easley to be a part of his Outlying Landing Field study group.
Updated: 10/09/2007 - The group that wants to set up a private security firm in Jones County met with residents Monday.
Updated: 10/08/2007 - Here in Eastern Carolina temperatures are soaring, but that wasn't keeping everyone inside.
Updated: 10/09/2007 - It's pumpkin season, with Halloween just around the corner. But farmers say this autumn heatwave is hurting their bottom line.
Updated: 10/08/2007 - Your wallet is taking less of a beating at the gas pumps these days as prices have fallen slightly over the past two weeks.
Posted: 10/08/2007 - Democrat John Edwards is making light of Hillary Rodham Clinton's big lead in national polls, saying Howard Dean looked like a lock to win the nomination four years ago.
Posted: 10/08/2007 - An advocacy group says North Carolina's child welfare system is doing a good job meeting federal standards for caring for neglected and abused children.
Posted: 10/08/2007 - Tasers and similar stun guns are generally safe for police to use but can be deadly. That's according to a study done by Wake Forest University and paid for by the Justice Department.
Posted: 10/08/2007 - A judge has dismissed murder and robbery charges against a mentally retarded defendant held without trial at a North Carolina mental health facility for 14 years.
Posted: 10/08/2007 - Defense witnesses have attacked a confession from a mentally retarded murder defendant who's been behind bars for 14 years without a trial.
Updated: 10/08/2007 - The chairman and chief executive of Progress Energy Inc. has suffered a stroke and is in intensive care at a London hospital.
Updated: 10/08/2007 - A dump truck collided with a passenger car late this morning, closing down Highway 11 in Pitt County in both directions.
Updated: 10/08/2007 - Police today announced three people have been charged with Jesse Faison's robbery, kidnapping and murder.
Updated: 10/08/2007 - Police say they found a growing room equipped with lights, a watering system, exhaust fans, timers and about 85 marijuana plants.
Updated: 10/08/2007 - A professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is one of three people to win this year's Nobel Prize in medicine
Updated: 10/08/2007 - Charges are pending against a 16-year-old from Winterville.
Posted: 10/07/2007 - Two Fort Bragg soldiers have been killed in a traffic accident on Interstate 95 near the Nash-Wilson county line.
Updated: 10/07/2007 - Just six months ago, two volunteer firefighters in our area gave their lives while responding to a call.
Updated: 10/07/2007 - This is the start of National Fire Prevention week. And like every year fire stations across the country begin with a tribute to the ones who lost their lives in the line of duty.