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Armed standoff with Fayetteville police ends peacefully  The Fayetteville Observer

Police say a person who may have a mental illness fired a gun at a vehicle, broke into a home, and then got into a standoff with officers Tuesday afternoon on ...

Bill Kirby Jr.: Late PWC lineman remembered at Douglas Byrd High School  The Fayetteville Observer

Junior Thornton had no clue where his wife was taking him Friday, and when she pulled their automobile into the Douglas Byrd High School parking lot off of ...

Douglas Byrd: Eagles resilient in evening workouts  The Fayetteville Observer

Douglas Byrd, frequently moving between the gym and the field, doesn't miss a beat in practice.

Suspended Reid Ross principal and teacher transferred - News  The Fayetteville Observer

The principal and teacher who were suspended from their positions at Reid Ross Classical Middle/High School in August have been transferred, school officials ...

Douglas Byrd student charged with false threat on school bus  The Fayetteville Observer

A Douglas Byrd High School student has been charged with making a false threat against students on a school bus, the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said.

Photos: PHOTOS: 2018 Fayetteville area proms  The Fayetteville Observer

Thank you to all of our readers who have submitted photos from 2018 Fayetteville area high school proms. [1/32]. Zaniyah Ortiz and Chancellor Harrison attend ...

FayWHAT? Why arent we associated with Little League or Dixie Youth?  The Fayetteville Observer

The Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks and Recreation Department is a massive agency that provides jobs for almost 300 full-time and part-time employees, ...

See all our photos from Cumberland Countys graduations  The Fayetteville Observer

Congratulations to all our high school graduates! Here are the Observer's photo galleries from each of the ceremonies: Cape Fear, Douglas Byrd, E.E. Smith, ...

Photos: PHOTOS: First day of school 2017  The Fayetteville Observer

Proud moms and dads from the Fayetteville area shares their children's first day of school photos with us in 2017. We'd love to see your children's back to school ...

Schools superintendent hears from Cumberland County residents  The Fayetteville Observer

Marvin Connelly Jr. thanked the residents who attended the first of his “Listening Tour” events on Monday, then asked them to get involved in Cumberland ...

JOIN US: What do you want to ask the new Cumberland schools superintendent?  The Fayetteville Observer

Cumberland County Schools' Superintendent Marvin Connelly Jr. will start his listening tour of the county next week. Connelly, who became superintendent on ...

Authorities investigating bomb threats at two Fayetteville schools  WTVD-TV

Authorities in Fayetteville are investigating after receiving messages about bomb threats at two schools Tuesday.

Valarie Kirk: Lawmen seek answers in 2003 shooting death  The Fayetteville Observer

In the early morning hours of July 6, 2003, bullets were fired from a white Pontiac Grand Am as it traveled up Amanda Circle, sending about 10 people running ...

Wanted man in more hot water after Fayetteville chase, crash  WTVD-TV

FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina (WTVD) -- A Douglas Byrd High School student wanted for failure to appear on a previous charge is in more legal hot water ...

Hannah Tatman has an eye for art  The Fayetteville Observer

Hannah Tatman's got talent.Take it from Mona Brown and Sherrie Jager.“It's one of the best I've had over my eight years in being in charge of the North Carolina ...

Cumberland County teen finds wallet stolen during break-in, returns it to owner  WTVD-TV

ABC11 Together is highlighting the good deed of a local high school student.

ABC11 Best of the Class 2018  WTVD-TV

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Fayetteville high school quarterback facing 'sexting' charge  WTVD-TV

FAYETTEVILLE (WTVD) -- A high school quarterback is on the bench and under investigation for allegedly sending sexually explicit photos to his girlfriend.

Graduation conflict: Fayetteville mom, son get degrees at same time, different cities  WTVD-TV

A Cumberland County family is facing an unusual graduation conflict -- Demetra Myers and her son, Jurel, are graduating college on the same day at the same ...

The wait is over - Fayetteville's Publix opens this weekend  WTVD-TV

The Publix grocery store chain is expanding its reach in the Sandhills. The brand new store opens Saturday on Raeford Road.

30 years after ending Clemson playing career, Woolford earns his degree  The Fayetteville Observer

Donnell Woolford had many great moments on the football field at Clemson between 1985-88. There were three Atlantic Coast Conference championships, ...

Six Cumberland County students charged in fight

Fayetteville, N.C. — Six female students at Douglas Byrd High School were arrested Wednesday after a fight broke out on campus, the Cumberland County ...

Former student found with gun on Grays Creek High School campus

A 19-year-old was arrested Thursday after he was found inside a car with a handgun on the Grays Creek High School campus.

4 inmates on death row seek permanent stays of execution due to racial bias

A state Superior Court judge ruled in 2012 that Cumberland County prosecutors intentionally dismissed African-American potential jurors in death penalty cases ...

71st grad Weaver wraps up stellar Appalachian State coaching career  The Fayetteville Observer

A passion for biology led to an interest in exercise science that eventually created a 47-year career in track and field for John Weaver.Weaver will officially end a ...

Cumberland County takes steps to bar hot bats  The Fayetteville Observer

All of the bats used by Cumberland County softball teams have been tested for legal compression.

Authorities: Woman critical after son shoots her in head  WLS-TV

One person was shot in the head on Ireland Drive near Raeford Road in Fayetteville on Thursday afternoon, authorities said.

Football coach Russell Stone leaves Village Christian for Hickory  Fayetteville Observer

The veteran coach, who led the Knights to the NCISAA state final last season, was approved by the Hickory Public Schools board Monday. Russell Stone is ...

Garner Magnet High School student charged after bringing handgun, drugs to school

A 17-year-old was charged Wednesday after he was found with a gun at Garner Magnet High School.

Tiffany Daniels roars for Food Lion  The Fayetteville Observer

Food Lion has been very, very good to Tiffany Daniels.The Fayetteville native has worked for the Salisbury-based company for 23 years. She's a customer ...

Fayetteville investigators wait to talk to pedestrian in fatal crash

Police said Tuesday they still are trying to determine why a woman darted out in front of a motorcycle on the All American Freeway in Fayetteville Monday night, ...

Fayettevilles first Publix store opens in Tallywood  Fayetteville Observer

Fay Council stood in freezing temperatures for an hour and a half before the new Publix Super Market at Tallywood Shopping Center opened at 7 a.m. today.

Fayetteville teen takes plea deal in sexting case  WTVD-TV

FAYETTEVILLE (WTVD) -- A high school quarterback has agreed to a plea deal that will get him out of felony charges that could have seen him forced to register ...

Prosecutor: Teen had gun in waistband, showed it to Garner Magnet HS students

A judge on Thursday increased the bond for a teen found in possession of a gun at Garner Magnet High School on Wednesday.

Two arrested on burglary charges in Fayetteville

Fayetteville police arrested two men Saturday in connection with a robbery in the 900 block of Odom Drive that occurred around 11:45 a.m. on Friday.

Middle Creek student's arrest latest as schools crack down on threats

By Jodi Leese Glusco, director of *content* and Adam Owens, WRAL reporter. Apex, N.C. — A Middle Creek High School student is the latest to be ...

Execution Delay Stuns Victim's Friends, Family

A judge's decision to block Marcus Robinson's execution early Friday has upset the family and friends of his victim.

Fayetteville basketball player Najee Thomas breaks backboard with dunk  HighSchoolOT

Seventy-First High School big man Najee Thomas had a game-stopping dunk on Monday night - literally.

PHOTOS: Our high school graduation favorites  Fayetteville Observer

We shot hundreds of photos from the graduation ceremonies at Cumberland County high schools. These are our favorites.

Coach Dean Smith proved even legends have time for everyone  The Daily Tar Heel

Buy Photos Surrounded by decades of former University of North Carolina players, UNC coach Dean Smith acknowledges a standing ovation from the crowd ...

Coach to return for third season in 2016  SCNow

Blake Maxwell has enjoyed the past two summers coaching the Florence RedWolves so much that he's decided to return for the 2016 season.

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