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Mike Bell: Random Notes From Cocktail Napkins… “Another Tobacco Road Classic”, “Why Sign Julio This Summer?”, And “If The Hawks Ain’t Broke”…

I will have to come up with a new name for the blog (more on that later)… No it wasn’t as good a game as the 1995 UNC-Duke classic where everyone’s shot but Wojo’s final […]

92.9 The Game–02/19/2015

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North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory: Stay Off The Roads

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Gov. Pat McCrory says road conditions have improved and power outages eased since North Carolina’s winter storm departed the state. But he cautioned next two nights would be dangerous due to […]

02/17/2015

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Jerry Stackhouse Joined Dukes And Bell To Talk About Dean Smith’s Passing

Former Tarheel and NBA All-Star Jerry Stackhouse joined Dukes and Bell to remember to Coach Dean Smith. “I don’t know if we have enough time to put into words what Coach Smith meant to so […]

92.9 The Game–02/10/2015

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NC Leaders Say They’re Seeking Delay In Troop Reductions

North Carolina leaders are working with the state’s congressional delegation as they seek a delay of military cuts and a review of the effect of reductions on national security, a representative of Gov. Pat McCrory told Fort Bragg and Army officials Thursday.

02/05/2015

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3 Men Accused Of Mutilating Llama At North Carolina Farm

Three men mutilated a 300-pound llama that was protecting dozens of alpacas in an act of “pure meanness,” according to police and the owner of the farm.

02/02/2015

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Man Wrongly Convicted 4 Decades Ago Freed From Prison

For the third time in less than six months, a North Carolina inmate was exonerated by DNA evidence and freed after spending decades in prison for a wrongful murder conviction.

01/25/2015

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Mental Care Ordered For NC Man Ahead Of Terror Support Trial

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered psychiatric treatment for a North Carolina man so that he might be competent to stand trial on a charge that he sought to join an al-Qaida-linked militant group in Syria.

01/07/2015

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Possum Drop Won’t Ring In 2015 With Live Animal

For most of the past 20 years, a live animal has been used in a small North Carolina town’s annual New Year’s Eve Possum Drop.

12/31/2014

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AP: Over 16 Million Ballots Have Been Cast In 31 States

More people have voted early in at least 10 states than in 2010, and Republicans and Democrats alike say the numbers show they have the advantage in key Senate and gubernatorial races heading into Tuesday.

11/03/2014

The memorial for Lennon Lacy who was tragically found dead on August 29th. (Photo Credit/The Guardian)

“At the Backdrop”: Understanding the Lennon Lacy Story

The Atlanta Falcons are usually my favorite subject to write about but occasionally there are events more important and more significant than just sports. Bringing a piece of my home region within the hustle and […]

92.9 The Game–10/18/2014

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