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Greensboro Neighborhood Fighting Developer, Again

Greensboro Neighborhood Fighting Developer, AgainPeople living in one Greensboro neighborhood are again trying to protect land from a commercial developer.
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Sheriff's Wife Cited For Shoplifting Resigns From Position

Sheriff's Wife Cited For Shoplifting Resigns From PositionThe wife of Randolph County Sheriff Maynard Reid is in trouble with the law.
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You Post Pics On Facebook, Why Not Sell Your Stuff?

You Post Pics On Facebook, Why Not Sell Your Stuff?You need to join a swap group. Some are public some are private. How to make them work for you.
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Dealing With Debt Collectors: What You Need To Know

Dealing With Debt Collectors: What You Need To KnowAttorney General Roy Cooper offered advice about the things debt collectors are, and are not, allowed to do.
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Judge Throws Out 1944 Conviction Of 14-Year-Old Who Was Executed

Judge Throws Out 1944 Conviction Of 14-Year-Old Who Was Executed14-year-old George Stinney was convicted in 1944 and three months after his trial, he was executed in the electric chair
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Wait A Few Hours, Don't Pay For Shipping!

Wait A Few Hours, Don't Pay For Shipping!Hundreds of retailers nationwide will participate in free shipping day, Thursday, Dec. 18.
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Crime

Former Scoutmaster Facing Sex Charges In Winston-Salem

Former Scoutmaster Facing Sex Charges In Winston-SalemA former scoutmaster who has ties to Winston-Salem was arrested in Durham on charges of taking indecent liberties with a child.
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Man Indicted In Murder Of Greensboro Soldier Stephen White

Man Indicted In Murder Of Greensboro Soldier Stephen WhiteThe incident happened on Sunday, November 9 at the Battleground Inn on Westover Avenue in Winston-Salem.
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Greensboro Soldier Dies After Being Beaten, Set On Fire

Greensboro Soldier Dies After Being Beaten, Set On FireStephen White served in the U.S. Army. According to family members, he was stationed in Korea form the late 1980's until the early 1990's.
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Use It, Don't Lose It! Spending Your Leftover FSA Money

Use It, Don't Lose It! Spending Your Leftover FSA MoneyWhat you can easily buy in the next 2 weeks!
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Wright Brothers' First Flight To Be Celebrated In NC

Wright Brothers' First Flight To Be Celebrated In NCThe First Flight Society and the National Park Service are marking the 111th anniversary of the first powered flight
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Soldier Dad Surprises Son Just In Time For Christmas In NC

Soldier Dad Surprises Son Just In Time For Christmas In NCTuesday, U.S Solider, Larrius Cleveland surprised his 6-year-old son, LJ at Forest Park Elementary school in Kannapolis.
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Man Charged With Exposing Self To Children In Winston-Salem

Man Charged With Exposing Self To Children In Winston-SalemA man in Winston-Salem is facing indecent liberties charges for exposing himself in front of children, police say.
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Gas Tubing In Your House Could Be Hidden Fire Danger

Gas Tubing In Your House Could Be Hidden Fire DangerCheck your house for corrugated stainless steel tubing - or CSST. If it's not bonded and grounded, you're at risk for fire.
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News

Your Guide To Finding Lowest Gas Prices

Your Guide To Finding Lowest Gas PricesWFMY News 2
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Watercooler News

Top 28 Internet, Text Acronyms Every Parent Should Know

Top 28 Internet, Text Acronyms Every Parent Should KnowText slang, acronyms parents need to know
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Crime

High Point Man Pleads Guilty In Wife's Strangulation Death

High Point Man Pleads Guilty In Wife's Strangulation DeathArab Mohammed Ali will serve at least 12 years in prison
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Good Morning Show

Go Grocery Shopping, Help A Heart

Go Grocery Shopping, Help A HeartWhen you shop at Whole Foods Market in Greensboro and Winston-Salem on Wednesday, December 17, 5 percent of the money you spend will be donated to the American Heart Association in the Triad.
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Greensboro City Council Rethinks Extra Nighclub Security

Greensboro City Council Rethinks Extra Nighclub SecurityGREENSBORO, N.C. -- Many nightclubs and bars in Greensboro were supposed to have more security in place, including armed guards by Tuesday night, but that didn't happen.
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Sheriff: Two Dead After Accident At Davie Co. House

Sheriff: Two Dead After Accident At Davie Co. HouseWhen deputies entered the home, they said they found Wayne E. Heitz, 72, dead and Barbara Dederick, 74, in critical condition.
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Woman Killed After Amtrak Train Hits Van In Mebane

Woman Killed After Amtrak Train Hits Van In MebaneOne person is dead after a train hit a car in Mebane.
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Curious George Makes A Stop At Montileu Elementary

Curious George Makes A Stop At Montileu ElementaryEvery child who attended got to take home a new book.
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Curious George Reads With Guilford Co. Students

Curious George Reads With Guilford Co. StudentsCurious George and students at Montileu Academy.
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Triad Man Honored For 25 Years Of Service To Make Roads Safer

Triad Man Honored For 25 Years Of Service To Make Roads SaferMichael Jackson organized the first Mothers Against Drunk Driving chapter in Guilford county in 1990 and founded the Crash Prevention Network in 2005. The Crash Prevention Network honored him for his years of service.
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NC Bike Man's Widow Keeps His Dream Alive At Christmas

NC Bike Man's Widow Keeps His Dream Alive At ChristmasThe bicycle wife now collects, repairs, and donates bikes for less fortunate children at Christmas, just like her husband used to.
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How To Spot Counterfeit Websites and Products

How To Spot Counterfeit Websites and ProductsThe con artists can be very sneaking. Here's what you need to look out for so you don't overpay.
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Parents Of Triad Boy Killed At Bus Stop Suing Driver, School Board

Parents Of Triad Boy Killed At Bus Stop Suing Driver, School BoardThe parents of Hasani Wesley filed a lawsuit against the driver, Billy Roger Bailey and the Winston-Salem Forsyth County School Board
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Consumer

Understanding the Good and Bad of Lower Gas Prices

Understanding the Good and Bad of Lower Gas PricesThere are good and bad aspects to lower gas prices and what you pay at the pump.
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Bear Paws Found In Recyclable Items In Winston-Salem

Bear Paws Found In Recyclable Items In Winston-SalemThe Winston-Salem Police Department said what started out as a report of a human remains case took a different turn.
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Techno Claus Brings Gadgets Besides Phones & Tablets

Techno Claus Brings Gadgets Besides Phones & TabletsAn $80 printer that syncs up with your phone and a tree stand guaranteed to keep your tree upright.
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2Test: The $5 Gift Challenge

2Test: The $5 Gift ChallengeWe know there are thrifty shoppers and creative givers out there. What can YOU buy for $5?
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Santa's Not The Only One Watching; Thieves Watching Your Packages

Santa's Not The Only One Watching; Thieves Watching Your PackagesUS Postal inspectors say thieves will follow delivery trucks and steal packages in broad daylight.
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Health

Health Officials Support Flu Forecast Predictor

Health Officials Support Flu Forecast PredictorDoctors say we'll see 14,000 flu cases here in just a couple of weeks.
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Get The Tax Write Off Without Compromising Your I.D.

Get The Tax Write Off Without Compromising Your I.D.How to figure out the monetary value of your donation.
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NC Patients Control Hearing Aids With iPhone App

NC Patients Control Hearing Aids With iPhone AppIf you pull out your iPhone and find the app "Beltone Hear Plus," you can take control of the hearing aids.
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NC Ranks In Top 3 Narcotic Prescribers

NC Ranks In Top 3 Narcotic PrescribersThe three states with the most active prescribers were Florida, Tennessee and North Carolina
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U.S. Senator-Elect Thom Tillis Hires Key Staff Members

U.S. Senator-Elect Thom Tillis Hires Key Staff MembersThom Tillis' U.S. Senate office staff will include Capitol Hill veterans and aides who worked with him in North Carolina.
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Court: "It Would Unconscionable To Evict NC Mom From Public Housing"

Court: "It Would Unconscionable To Evict NC Mom From Public Housing"The court ruled that kicking Sherbreda Lofton and her three young children out of public housing should be stoppe
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Good Morning Show

Toys For Tots Zumba Party

Toys For Tots Zumba PartyHow you can help give back to the community while getting a work out.
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Lotteries Not Adding Up To Jackpots For Most States

Lotteries Not Adding Up To Jackpots For Most StatesLotteries have always been a terrible bet for players, but now they're becoming a dicier gamble for states as well.
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Good Morning Show

What 2 Click: Your Morning Checklist

What 2 Click: Your Morning ChecklistThe morning's most clicked stories from what's trending on Twitter to a viral video showing a guy's double take fail.
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3-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed In SC Home

3-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed In SC HomeAuthorities say a 3-year-old boy is dead after a shooting in a Simpsonville home.
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Good Morning Show

Children's Museum of Winston-Salem Presents IceVenture!

Children's Museum of Winston-Salem Presents IceVenture!Children's Museum of Winston-Salem Presents IceVenture!
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One Week for Next Step at Clemmons House

One Week for Next Step at Clemmons HouseThe owner of the so-called house of horrors in Clemmons has a week to decide to fix it up or knock it down.
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Holidays

High Point Central Students Learn To Give Back

High Point Central Students Learn To Give BackIt's always better to give than to receive and some students are learning just that.
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How Low? Gas Prices Expected to Drop to $2.00 in NC

How Low? Gas Prices Expected to Drop to $2.00 in NCThirteen states have finally dropped below $2.00 per gallon but North Carolina isn't on that list.
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Local Leaders Want $5 Vehicle Tax For Bus System

Local Leaders Want $5 Vehicle Tax For Bus SystemBurlington & Gibsonville Resident Could Pay A $5 Vehicle Tax
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Holidays

A Christmas House For 'Mom And Dad' In Haw River

A Christmas House For 'Mom And Dad' In Haw RiverThere's a special place tucked away in Haw River that even Santa could call his "home away from home."
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Life

Your WFMY News 2 Programming List For December 15-21

Your WFMY News 2 Programming List For December 15-21Survivor finale, UNC vs. Ohio St basketball, NFL primetime Saturday night, doubleheader Sunday all on WFMY News 2
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Crime

Purse Party Lands Woman In Jail In Surry Co.

Purse Party Lands Woman In Jail In Surry Co.A woman accused of selling fake purses has been charged following a purse party in Surry County.
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Guide to a Successful Gift Shipping Experience

Guide to a Successful Gift Shipping ExperienceThere are plenty of things you need to know to make sure your packages or online orders arrive on time.
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Two Weeks Until 2015! Year End Money Moves To Make

Two Weeks Until 2015! Year End Money Moves To MakeSpend money is on the list. Really.
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Local

Thomas Built Buses Donates Bicycles To Salvation Army

Thomas Built Buses Donates Bicycles To Salvation ArmyMany kids in the Triad will have one more gift under the Christmas tree thanks to Thomas Built Buses and Salvation Army.
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Call for Action

How Long You Need To Keep Your Paperwork Just Got Longer

How Long You Need To Keep Your Paperwork Just Got LongerA Greensboro couple fought a bogus bill because they still had their paperwork.
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Crime

Cousins Charged With Murder In Greensboro Man's Death

Cousins Charged With Murder In Greensboro Man's DeathGreensboro Police have upgraded charges for two men in connection with a man's death.
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Justices: NC Officer Made 'Reasonable' Error In Stopping Driver

Justices: NC Officer Made 'Reasonable' Error In Stopping DriverJustices ruled a North Carolina police officer made a "reasonable" error when he stopped a driver on the basis of one busted brake light
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Crime

Asheville Woman Charged With DWI Twice In Same Day, Same Officer

Asheville Woman Charged With DWI Twice In Same Day, Same OfficerA city woman was charged twice in the same day with driving while impaired – by the same deputy – highlighting a busy weekend for DWI arrests after the kickoff of the holiday Booze It & Lose It campaign.
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Local

4 Rescued From Burning Boat Off SC Coast

4 Rescued From Burning Boat Off SC CoastThe helicopter had to transport one of the people aboard to the hospital with symptoms of hypothermia.
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Gas Prices At Pump Decreasing; NC Gas Tax Increasing

Gas Prices At Pump Decreasing; NC Gas Tax IncreasingThe price at the pump keeps falling, but motorists in North Carolina will see the gasoline tax increase slightly Jan. 1.
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Samaritan's Ministries New Soup Kitchen in Winston Salem

Samaritan's Ministries New Soup Kitchen in Winston SalemSamaritan's Ministries in Winston Salem serves its first lunch in their new facility.
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