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Greensboro firefighters among team headed to Hawaii to help with emergency response to erupting volcano

RALEIGH, N.C. – Firefighters in Greensboro are part of a team from North Carolina headed to Hawaii to help the state’s emergency response to the erupting volcano. Ten emergency managers and fire service officials from North Carolina departed Saturday to help with the erupting Kilauea volcano. The North Carolina team will work from an emergency operations center in Hilo, on the big island of Hawaii, supporting the Hawaii County Civil Defense agency. The team has one state emergency manager and […]
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Interstate 85 Northbound at Holden Road in Greensboro is down to one lane after a crash involving serious injuries

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Interstate 85 Northbound at Holden Road in Greensboro is down to one lane after a crash involving serious injuries, according to Greensboro city officials. The remaining lanes are closed near exit 34 to South Holden Road and are not expected to reopen until about 3 p.m. A white passenger vehicle was upside down with the front end facing southbound. No details have been released about the crash. Drivers are asked to avoid the area.
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Interstate 85 Northbound at Holden Road in Greensboro reopens after fatal crash

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Interstate 85 Northbound at Holden Road in Greensboro has fully reopened after being shut down due to a fatal crash. All but one lane near exit 34, the Holden Road exit, closed for a few hours on Saturday afternoon. A white passenger vehicle could be seen upside down with the front end facing southbound, but no other details were released.
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Miss Babe Ruth, the bat dog for the Greensboro Grasshoppers, has died at the age of 12

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Miss Babe Ruth, who served as the bat dog for the Greensboro Grasshoppers for nearly 10 seasons, has died at the age of 12. The beloved Labrador retriever died Friday night after battling cancer for four months. Babe served as a bat and ball girl for 649 consecutive games from August 2, 2006 to her final game on August 31, 2015, the organization said in a press release. “This is a heart-breaking loss for our organization, our fans, […]
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