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Man accused of trying to defraud North Carolina Medicaid

Sep. 18, 2021 11:47 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Georgia man is accused of conspiring to defraud North Carolina’s Medicaid program of more than $4 million through kickbacks, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Acting U.S. Attorney William T. Stetzer said in a news release issued...

North Carolina man arrested on multiple sex charges

Sep. 18, 2021 10:28 AM EDT

LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been arrested on sex charges and failing to notify officials of a change in his online identity as a sex offender, a sheriff’s office says. The Robeson County Sheriff’s office says in a news release that Charles E....

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= AC/GC 56, West Central Valley, Stuart 0 Ames 49, Des Moines, East 7 Ankeny 21, Southeast Polk 7 Ar-We-Va, Westside 61, River Valley, Correctionville 18 Audubon 42, Exira/Elk...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:28 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alabama Christian Academy 48, Dale County 14 Alexandria 51, Corner 15 Aliceville 37, Cold Springs 0 American Christian Academy 34, Bibb County 12 Andalusia 58, Charles...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:25 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Apex Middle Creek 20, Holly Springs 12 Asheville 54, North Davidson 0 Asheville Erwin 27, Enka 0 Avery County 58, Rosman 12 Bartlett Yancey 44, Graham 22 ...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A.C. Flora 3, Camden 0 Abbeville 52, Woodland 7 Airport 17, Swansea 14 Andrew Jackson Academy 58, Summerville Faith Christian 0 Augusta Christian, Ga. 33, Heathwood Hall 27...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:57 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adams Christian 35, St. Aloysius 6 Amite School 36, Enterprise Lincoln 14 Amory 38, North Pontotoc 7 Baldwyn 10, East Webster 7, 2OT Belmont 47, Hatley 0 ...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:49 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alexander 28, Paulding County 13 Appling County 39, Bradwell Institute 6 Aquinas 33, Strong Rock Christian 7 Armuchee 24, Southeast Whitfield 14 Augusta Christian 33,...

She wanted a playset for her child. Then the city visited.

Sep. 18, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The yellow and orange mums and window-sill flower boxes were new. At first, Ester Hernandez had held off on decorating her daughter’s playset in her north Raleigh backyard. She didn’t know if the playset she and husband...

John and Britttany Force top Carolina Nationals qualifying

Sep. 17, 2021 21:35 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — The father-daughter duo of John and Brittany Force topped the first round of qualifying Friday night in the NHRA Carolina Nationals at zMAX Dragway. Brittany Force matched her Top Fuel track record set this year with a run of 3.662-seconds at...