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BUSINESS & DEVELOPMENT

Walmart officials confirm plans to build second facility at Hawfields industrial park

Walmart corporate officials confirmed Wednesday that the company will expand its existing distribution center at the Hawfields-area industrial park, known as the North Carolina...

Potential industrial project in far reaches of Burlington expands

Members of Burlington’s planning and zoning commission were just as receptive to an even larger footprint for a potential industrial project on the far...

Cambro celebrates new Mebane expansion with ceremonial groundbreaking

Mebane mayor Ed Hooks, council member Montrena Hadley and other Mebane municipal officials gathered with executives from Cambro Manufacturing and representatives of the Alamance...

Trucking and freight terminal, warehouses on 134 acres along Buckhorn Road near I-85/40 get planning board go-ahead

Mebane planning board members unanimously approved, 6-0, two rezoning requests Monday night that would allow two big projects to be built on about 134...

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Mebane’s backroom dealing both illegal and unnecessary

We continue to shake our head in disbelief at the lengths some public officials will go to conceal information from the public they supposedly...

Tax & budget votes reveal actual fiscal conservatives vs. merely rhetorical ones

We warned last week that a big property tax increase was on the horizon, and this week it became a reality. We’re disappointed in the...

School system leadership, not legislative report, is the real joke

It’s hard to know where to start this week with all the outrageous statements and actions by local politicians and bureaucrats. However, it seems to...

County manager’s sneaky, backdoor scheme to conceal incentives information from taxpayers is a real insult

Well, we’ll have to chalk this up as a rare occurrence, if not a first. While expressing our deep disappointment in the decision of commissioner...
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COURTS & CRIMES

Trigger man in 2017 shooting will get a new trial due to constitutional violation

Changing juror after deliberations had begun results in overturned conviction The state’s second-highest court has overturned the convictions of a Burlington man who was convicted...

N.C. Supreme Court sends police body camera litigation back to superior court judge Andy Hanford

The state’s highest court has decided to give a local superior court judge another crack at a contentious request for video footage that Graham’s...

Trial in sheriff’s daughter’s alleged death by distribution case gets underway

The trial began this week in Alamance County superior court for Emily Jean Robinson, 43, white, female, of 7408 Bass Mountain Road, Snow Camp,...

Special provisions undertaken for sheriff’s daughter’s trial

Alamance County court officials have brought in outside prosecutors and a special superior court judge to try the case of Emily Jean Robinson, who...

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