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Fayetteville, NC
Politics and General Assignments Reporter — Fayetteville Observer

Justice system, legislative and general assignment reporter, and political columnist for The Fayetteville Observer

Man arrested in fatal shooting of his sister's husband in Glen Reilly neighborhood - Fayetteville Observer: Crime & Courts

fayobserver.com — The Police Department reported that 26-year-old Don Isaiah Holmes, Jr., of Jacksonville fatally shot Joseph Jerome Smith, 33, in a home in the 6800 block of Winchester Street shortly after midnight today. This is in the Glen Reilly neighborhood off of Reilly Road. Don Holmes is charged with first degree murder.
Jul 12, 2015

Update: Man arrested on murder charge for shooting death of his brother-in-law today in Fayetteville - fayobserver.com/news/crime_cou…

Fayetteville police: Man fatally shoots his sister's husband in Glen Reilly neighborhood - Fayetteville Observer: Crime & Courts

fayobserver.com — The Police Department says 26-year-old Don Isiah Holmes, Jr., of Jacksonville fatally shot Joseph Jerome Smith, 33, in Smith's home in the 6800 block of Winchester Street. This is in the Glen Reilly neighborhood off of Reilly Road in western Fayetteville. Don Holmes is charged with first degree murder.
Jul 12, 2015

Update: Fayetteville police looking for Jacksonville NC man charged with murdering his brother-in-law early today: fayobserver.com/news/crime_cou…

Fayetteville police investigating Glen Reilly homicide - Fayetteville Observer: Crime & Courts

fayobserver.com — The shooting was in a home on the 6800 block of Winchester Street. Police Officer Antoine Kincade described it as domestic-related. Officers were sent to the home about 12:13 a.m., Kincade said. The neighborhood is off Reilly Road and near the edge of Fort Bragg.

Courthouse Blog: Transcript of man being detained for wearing Voodoo beads in court - Fayetteville Observer: From The Courthouse

fayobserver.com — Rahman recorded his conversation with the judge just before he was handcuffed and placed in a secure holding area for prisoners in the courtroom, called the prisoners box. Rahman was in court with his fiancee, Shalonda Mclellan. Both had been summoned to face misdemeanor charges of communicating a threat.
Jul 08, 2015

transcript of man being detained for wearing Voodoo necklaces in Cumberland County District Court: fayobserver.com/blogs/news/fro…

Fayetteville man believes judge violated his right to practice Voodoo - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — Rahman said he is considering whether to sue on the grounds that his civil rights were violated. He could also file a complaint with the N.C. Judicial Standards Commission. Efforts to reach Baggett on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday through his office were unsuccessful.
Jul 08, 2015

Fayetteville man says judge illegally had him locked up for wearing Voodoo beads in court: fayobserver.com/news/local/fay…

Jul 09, 2015

Fayetteville man believes judge violated his right to practice Voodoo fayobserver.com/news/local/fay… via @fayobserver

Capitol Affairs: When will lawmakers finalize the state budget? - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — RALEIGH - The General Assembly is taking a vacation this week while its most-important job, passage of a state budget of more than $20billion for schools and colleges, law enforcement, state parks and other state needs and programs, remains unfinished.
Jul 05, 2015

NC Budget is overdue, but NC lawmakers take vacation - today’s Capitol Affairs column: fayobserver.com/news/local/cap… #ncga #ncpol

Kirk deViere to seek Kady-Ann Davy's seat on Fayetteville City Council, appointed to FSU board - Fayetteville Observer: Blog: People's Business

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Capitol Affairs: Marriage amendment still on N.C.'s books, and may stay - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — North Carolina's now unenforceable marriage amendment to its state constitution remains on the books despite Friday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling that it violates the U.S. Constitution. The lines that say marriage is defined as a union "between one man and one woman" stay until the people of North Carolina vote to delete them.
Jun 28, 2015

With SCOTUS marriage ruling, now 3 sections of NC constitution violate US constitution; they likely to stay: fayobserver.com/news/local/cap… #ncpol

Four Cumberland lawmakers agree with McCrory on Confederate flag plates - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — RALEIGH - Cumberland County's four Democratic lawmakers agree with Republican Gov. Pat McCrory that North Carolina should halt distribution of a specialty license plate that displays the image of a Confederate flag. Republican state House Rep. John Szoka of Cumberland County said he needs to study the issue. Republican state Sen.
Jun 25, 2015

Four Cumberland Co lawmakers say NC should quit offering license plates with Confederate flag: fayobserver.com/news/local/fou… #ncga #ncpol

Storm implodes restaurant window, topples trees, rips T-shirt business (with video) - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — Emergency crews sprang into action around Fayetteville Friday night after a storm packing high winds, lightning and rain came through about 8 p.m. There were reports of a large window implosion at a restaurant, a T-shirt store heavily damaged by water, and a vehicle hit by a tree.
Jun 20, 2015

Storm implodes restaurant window, topples trees, rips T-shirt business (with video) fayobserver.com/news/local/sto… via @fayobserver

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Jul 29, 2015

LIVE on #Periscope: NC Budget Director responds to Senate alternative to governor's $1.2B road bond package #ncga periscope.tv/w/aIkzfjc3MjY3…

Jul 29, 2015

Video: Red-light runners in Fayetteville make no attempt to stop. Via city’s new red-light cameras youtube.com/watch?v=jb_aQQ… #ncga

Jul 29, 2015

RT @LindsayWagnerNC: Michaux: "I don't want to play Santa Claus here." Dollar: "you'll be home for Christmas." #ncga

Jul 29, 2015

RT @CumberlandNC: Health Department Offers Free Baby Parenting Classes FAYETTEVILLE – The Cumberland County Department of Public... fb.me/6GtB9gEHV

Jul 28, 2015

Shiver me timbers — Pirate ship lawsuit leads NC Senate to draft "Blackbeard’s law.” fayobserver.com/news/local/bla… #ncga #ncpol

Jul 28, 2015

PTSD soldier who shot at firefighters & cops (during Afghan war battle flashback?) to be sentenced fayobserver.com/news/crime_cou… #fortbragg

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