Court date set for Rep. Stephen LaRoque – WNCT TV 9

RALEIGH, N.C. – A court date’s now set for a state representative facing an eight-count criminal indictment.

Stephen LaRoque has a court date in Raleigh on august 6. (More)

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Councilman defends schools – The Wilson Times

Wilson City Councilman James Johnson III took issue with recent derogatory comments Wilson County Manager Ellis Williford made about the community college and public school system. (More)

NC’s Charter School Law Creating Two Public Education Systems

In 2011, the North Carolina General Assembly voted to allow an unlimited number of charter schools in the state. However, the basic laws regarding how such schools operate while they were regarded as an "experiment" have not changed. This report contains a comparison of laws and facts regarding local school systems and charter schools. (More)

Suspect named James Holmes in custody, 12 dead in Aurora movie theater shooting – 9 News.com

Response: I found it quite interesting how it was reported on one network a 24 year old American. I also read something on Facebook that if this had been a Muslim it would have been called terrorism. Just goes to show how news is reported. 

AURORA – One suspect is in custody after police say 71 people were shot at the Century 16 Movie Theaters at the Aurora Town Center early Friday during midnight shows of the new Batman movie. Twelve people were killed, ten of them at the theater and two others at area hospitals. (More)

Princeville ‘leadership’ killing community too tough for Floyd – The Daily Southerner

Note: The majority is The Princeville DA’s “Dumb Asses!,” The Princeville 3 Mayor Priscilla Everette-Oates “I’ll Break The Tie!,” Mayor Pro-tem Isabelle Purvis-Andrews “So Moved!” and Commissioner Calvin Sherrod “I’ll 2nd That!”

TARBORO — Princeville.

The oldest town in America chartered by African Americans.

Princeville.

The only town in America chartered by African Americans where its politics have disgraced people of all races.

Turner Prince, the man for whom Princeville is named, is rolling over in his grave because of the shenanigans that are occurring in his beloved town. How could the elected officials not know they are the laughing stock of the country? (More)

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Breaking News: Princeville NC – A Special Call Meeting Was Held Today At The Town Hall

Breaking News: Ignant Column: Princeville NC – The Princeville 3 Are Now The Princeville 3 D.A.’s After The Meeting Tonight! The Meeting That Was Never Held! 

(Ignant Column) Ignantville NC Oh I Mean Princeville NC – The Princeville 3 And The Interim Town Manager Handing Out Press Release To The Citizens In Rebuttal To The Local Government (LGC) Warning 

(Princeville NC) Mayor blames Victor Marrow – Daily Southerner 

Princeville NC

Tarboro native Marquetta Dickens to host basketball camp – The Daily Southerner

TARBORO — Former Tarboro Lady Vikings basketball standout Marquetta Dickens is looking to give back to the community that gave so much to her and helped her go on to college to play at N.C. State and also professionally for two years in Europe. Dickens is now an assistant coach at Monmouth University. She was an assistant at North Carolina Central before taking the job at Monmouth. (More)

“Tarboro Police Chief” Williams starting PAL program – The Daily Southerner

TARBORO — Tarboro Police Chief Damon Williams has a number ideas in mind to try and keep the youth in Tarboro from joining gangs and selling drugs and is ready to kick off the first one — forming Police Athletics/Activities Leagues (PAL) in town. (More)

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