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Experts: North Carolina Should Require Safety Training for Boaters

Boating safety groups have made a new push to require all boating operators throughout North Carolina to undergo safety training. This comes after three boating fatalities occurred over the Fourth of July weekend. Under current state law, only people born in 1988 or later are required to undergo boater safety training before they operate a… Read More »

State Employees Not Getting Workers’ Compensation Checks

State employees in North Carolina who had suffered injuries while on the job recently went approximately a month without getting their workers’ compensation checks, but the state assured them the problem would be corrected soon. Eileen Townsend, chief of insurance for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, said the department is aware of the… Read More »

Accident Involving Log Truck Causes Death

A Powellsville man was killed in a collision with a tractor-trailer hauling lumber while driving on the evening of Tuesday, July 7. According to Chief David Powell of the Powellsville Volunteer Fire Department and Sergeant A. L. Bowen of the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at approximately 7:15 p.m. that evening when a… Read More »

Social Security Disability Fund Set to Run Out of Money in 2016

There are approximately 11 million people throughout the United States who receive Social Security disability benefits, but according to the federal government, there will be some steep cuts coming to those benefits next year unless Congress acts quickly. The trustees who oversee Social Security said the trust fund for disability benefits will run out of… Read More »

State to Pay $2.5 Million to Family of Prisoner Who Died of Thirst

North Carolina officials will pay a $2.5 million settlement to the family of a former prisoner who suffered from a mental illness and died of dehydration last year, five days after he was put into solitary confinement in handcuffs. The man was found dead March 12, 2014 after he was transported to Central Prison in… Read More »

Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Lexington Restaurant

The family of a Davie County man who died after getting sick from food served at a restaurant in Lexington, North Carolina has decided to file a wrongful death lawsuit. The suit was officially announced Friday, July 10. The victim was a 94-year-old man who died from acute renal failure after contracting Salmonella poisoning from… Read More »

Kroger Recalls Several Spices Due to Salmonella Contamination Risk

Kroger recently recalled four of its store-brand spices after it discovered a possible risk of contamination from Salmonella. Those spices would have been sold at Kroger grocery stores in sections of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Michigan, Illinois, Tennessee, Missouri, Arkansas, West Virginia, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas. Items may also… Read More »

Winston-Salem Worker Killed in Construction Accident

According to police in Winston-Salem, a worker died after being injured in a construction accident on Tuesday, July 7. Members of the Winston-Salem police and fire departments say they responded to the report of the accident, which occurred at a building site at 525 Vine St. The worker was a 65-year-old man from Chester, South… Read More »

Wrong-Way Accident Leads to Three Deaths in Hillsborough

The North Carolina Highway Patrol has launched an investigation into an accident that occurred Sunday, July 19 on Interstate 85. Investigators are trying to determine whether alcohol was involved in a wrong-way, head-on collision that killed three people, one of whom was a six-year-old child. According to police, the driver of a Jeep was heading… Read More »

2 Dead After Truck Accident Near Greensboro

Two people were killed Sunday, July 19 when the driver of a tractor-trailer somehow lost control of his vehicle and plowed into a group of motorcyclists on the shoulder of the highway. According to local authorities from Guilford County, the deceased victims were a 37-year-old man from Woodbridge and a 51-year-old man from South Chesterfield,… Read More »

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