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Willie Lee Crisp Burlington, NC Services By BLACKWELL FUNERAL HOME BURLINGTON – Mr. Willie Lee Crisp of 1306 E. Hughes Mill Road, died Feb. 14, 2015, at Alamance Health Care. He was the son of Mr. Clarence Crisp and Mrs. Daisy Crumpton Crisp, both deceased. He was employed as a textile worker with Kayser-Roth…. Source […]



Gov. Mark Dayton aims to limit tax increase on families; critics call it massive tax increase

Gov. Mark Dayton at a press conference on March 7, 2018. ] GLEN STUBBE • glen.stubbe@startribune.com Gov. Mark Dayton took on a nearly impossible mission with his new tax proposal: Prevent a state tax increase for Minnesota families due to provisions in the federal tax overhaul that became law last year without busting the state […]

Second Nike Executive Leaves in Wake of Workplace Complaints

A second veteran executive is leaving Nike Inc. after internal complaints about inappropriate workplace behavior at the sneaker and sportswear giant, according to people familiar with the matter. Jayme Martin, a vice president and general manager of global categories for Nike, was forced out of the company and is no longer an employee, the people […]

US bars govt workers from Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

MEXICO CITY – The U.S. Embassy in Mexico has issued a new travel alert for the Caribbean resort city of Playa del Carmen, where an explosion on a tourist ferry injured 26 people last month. The embassy says in an alert posted on its website that it received information Wednesday about a “security threat” in […]

MWAH Performing Arts Troupe raises awareness and spreads messages of hope

The group says the goal is to explore several social issues and help other young people deal with these issues in a positive way. The group says the goal is to explore several social issues and help other young people deal with these issues in a positive way. Much milder on Tuesday! Rain Tuesday night. […]

Third annual “Pies and Pints” event raises money for art education

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Pizza and beer is a good combination any time. And it’s even better when it’s for a good cause. Next weekend you have your chance to enjoy both while helping children achieve their creative side through art education. We spoke with Katrina Kuntz from Arts for Learning and David Allee from Bebop […]

Legislators file 4 bills to protect Civil War monuments

Legislative battles are looming over a spate of bills designed to hammer Memphis and any other cities accused of violating the Tennessee Heritage Protection Act. Lawmakers filed several pieces of legislation aimed at punishing local governments in the wake of the Memphis City Council move to topple the Nathan Bedford Forrest statue in Health Sciences […]

Netflix Greenlights Fourth Season Of Fan Favorite ‘Fuller House’

It’s official: Fuller House is back for a fourth season. The campy Netflix reboot continues to draw in the nostalgia crowd, and the streaming giant hopes fans will tune in again to binge-watch another season. Series executive producer Jeff Franklin confirmed the news on his Instagram account today. Notably, the fourth season order is for […]