Firefighters pay tribute to fallen Palmyra brother
Dylan Holt's casket is lowered from the Elizabethtown fire truck that carried him to Gravel Hill Cemetery.
First South Bank Adds Nine Locations in North Carolina
WASHINGTON, N.C., Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First South Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (FSBK), the parent holding company of First South Bank (the "Bank"), announced today that the Bank has completed its acquisition of nine branch banking operations in eastern and central North Carolina from Bank of America Corporation. The branch offices are located in Elizabethtown, Goldsboro, Kenansville ...
Medlock: Fayetteville mistaken identity incident strengthens need for officer body cameras
The recent incident of an off-duty Elizabethtown police officer who was mistaken as a suspect in a Fayetteville prescription forgery strengthens the need for officer-worn body cameras, Fayetteville Police Chief Harold Medlock said in a statement Thursday.
High school basketball highlights: Lafayette girls get a close call in Berea tournament
Down two points with 16 seconds left, Lafayette's girls got a three-pointer from Caroline Bennett and a pair of late free throws from Kiara Pankins to prevail 61-58 against Madison? Click to Continue »
FBI looking into Lennon Lacy hanging death
ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WWAY) -- Nearly three months after a Bladen County teen was found hanging from a swingset, federal investigators are now involved in the case. To this point, local and state prosecutors have said they have found no signs of foul play in the death of Lennon Lacy, 17, but they've kept the case open as Lacy's family questioned the official ruling that he killed himself. Today ...
Community Bank Shares of Indiana, Inc. and First Financial Service Corporation Announce Receipt of Shareholder ...
Community Bank Shares of Indiana, Inc. , the holding company for Your Community Bank and The Scott County State Bank, and First Financial Service Corporation , the holding company for First Federal Savings Bank of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, today jointly announced that shareholders of both companies have approved the agreement and plan of share exchange dated April 22, 2014.
Prisoner's innocence claim in 1976 double murder case goes before NC commission
Joseph Sledge has spent 36 years in prison for the 1976 murders of a mother and daughter found in their Bladen County home. The 70-year-old maintains his innocence and believes DNA evidence clears him of the crimes.
UPDATE: Authorities arrest one suspect in Elizabethtown murder
Authorities have arrested one of the two suspects wanted in connection to a homicide in Elizabethtown in October.
Newbies, vets mark inaugural
The mix of veteran and newcomer councillors in Elizabethtown-Kitley will serve township residents well, the mayor believes.
Eight stories made by and about young people making a difference
Illustration by Ruth Tam Giving back to the community is on most people?s to-do list, but it takes time and a commitment. A recent study from the National Conference on Citizenship shows that Millennials and teens are more likely to volunteer than other recent generations, and are more civically engaged. Youth reporters in PBS NewsHour?s Student Reporting Labs program went out into their ...