Carlton Richardson and five other members of a Johnson C. Smith University's Omega Psi Phi fraternity are accused of striking a pledge during hazing. According to a statement from the university, the fraternity was suspended and the students will be punished pending the outcome of an internal investigation. 12:32 PM
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Caldwell County Republican leaders chose former state Rep. George Robinson on Thursday night to succeed veteran lawmaker Edgar Starnes in the 87th House District. Robinson defeated Starnes' wife Marilyn. Edgar Starnes left the legislature to work for State Treasurer Janet Cowell.
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Hearing Takes Place on Voter ID Law
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Charlotte Apartment Market Continues to Grow
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NC Polar Bear Makes Prediction for Winner of Super Bowl 49
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UNC Students Rally in Support of Building Name Change
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