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29-year-old killed in Kannapolis shooting

According to police, the shooting happened at a home on South Little Texas Road around 5 p.m. KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — A 29-year-old man is dead following a shooting in Kannapolis Wednesday night, the Kannapolis Police Department reports.  According to police, the shooting happened at a home on South Little Texas Road around 5 p.m.…
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Anson County Sheriff picked after controversy

ANSON COUNTY, N.C. — A new sheriff has been selected in Anson County.  Later, it was announced that Chief Deputy Howell would be the interim sheriff for the department.  Then, in October, the county’s Democratic Party executive committee nominated Gerald Cannon from the Wadesboro Police Department to take over.…