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Thursday, August 19, 2010

Fremont residents critique citations

Fremont residents expressed their displeasure at Tuesday night's Board of Aldermen meeting about seemingly new, stricter law enforcement measures in town. Several residents said they feel they are being harassed by police in town for minor infractions such as seat...

Jam postponed

The Center Street Jam scheduled for today from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. has been postponed due to chance of rain. The Legends of Beach will instead perform on Sept. 2....

Chicken plant might cross road

Mississippi-based Sanderson Farms has expanded its search for a new plant site outside of Wayne County, sources say, possibly to an area near Rocky Mount. The company is looking for more than 600 acres of land on which to...

Back to school

READY FOR CLASSES: Jessica Jones, left, and Miranda Aycock check their backpacks and books to make sure they have all of their supplies for the first full day at Wayne Community College.  The college welcomed back students today. The rest...

The witnesses

Prosection Witness No. 41 -- FBI Special Agent Steve Kling: An agent assigned to find ex-Marine Cesar Laurean in Mexico, Kling told the court that he was charged with working with Mexican officials to capture the defendant after he fled...

Laurean case: Defense takes over

A forceful blow to the left side of Lance Cpl. Maria Lauterbach's head would have caused her to lose consciousness immediately. Then, after a heartbeat or two, she was likely gone. Dr. Thomas Clark III told those inside Courtroom No....

Live from the courtroom: The defense rests, Laurean does not take the stand in his own defense

9:33 a.m.: Court resumes with continued testimony for the defense's witnesses. Navy Commander Lynn Carlton, a nurse-midwife who is assigned to the OBGYN section of the Camp Lejeune hospital, is called to the stand. Lauterbach was Carlton's patient in the...