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Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:31 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Albemarle 46, Monroe Union Academy 20 Apex Middle Creek 48, Friendship 13 Arden Christ School 34, Charlotte Christian 31 Asheville 48, North Buncombe 6 Asheville Erwin 25,...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Akr. Buchtel 30, Akr. Ellet 6 Akr. Manchester 41, Cuyahoga Falls CVCA 21 Alliance 48, Alliance Marlington 27 Andover Pymatuning Valley 24, Vienna Mathews 16 Ansonia 49,...

New Hampshire mayoral candidate dies from COVID

Oct. 22, 2021 14:45 PM EDT

BERLIN, N.H. (AP) — A mayoral candidate in the city of Berlin, New Hampshire, who was a pastor and community leader has died of a COVID-19-related illness. Robert Haynes, 54, died on Wednesday at Concord Hospital, the Bryant Funeral Homes in Berlin said. ...

Police get more than $159K for bulletproof vests in NH

Oct. 21, 2021 10:28 AM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — More than $159,000 has been awarded to 43 New Hampshire communities and one county to support the purchase of bulletproof vests for law enforcement officers, the state's congressional delegation said Thursday. The funds come from the Department of...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:32 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Akr. Coventry 28, Mogadore Field 20 Akr. East 51, Akr. Ellet 0 Akr. Hoban 28, Cle. Benedictine 10 Albany Alexander 20, Crown City S. Gallia 0 Alliance Marlington 35,...

Advocates praise move to buy psychiatric hospital for kids

Oct. 15, 2021 12:43 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Mental health advocates are praising the state’s decision to expand services for children by purchasing a private 111-bed psychiatric hospital. An association that represents the state’s 10 nonprofit community mental health centers called the...

Pedestrian falls 15 feet after stepping into storm drain

Oct. 14, 2021 14:55 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A pedestrian survived a 15-foot plunge down a storm drain and was rescued by the Concord Fire Department, officials said. Firefighters were told that the cover for the storm drain was off and that the pedestrian unwittingly stepped into the hole...

NH high school dealing with confirmed case of tuberculosis

Oct. 14, 2021 08:27 AM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The school district in New Hampshire's capital city is dealing with a case of tuberculosis associated with the high school. The Concord school district said it’s working with state health officials to identify anyone who came in contact with the...

New Hampshire rejects $27 million for vaccination outreach

Oct. 13, 2021 16:21 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s Executive Council on Wednesday rejected $27 million in federal funds for vaccination outreach, thrilling outspoken activists who previously derailed a public meeting and delayed the vote. Nine were arrested Wednesday after audience members repeatedly...

Vermont woman enters plea for role in 2018 rural killing

Oct. 12, 2021 16:46 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A 30-year-old woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal charges in connection with the 2018 shooting death of a man in the rural Vermont town of Waterford. Krystal Whitcomb entered the plea Tuesday during a video change-of-plea hearing in U.S....