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http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/deliberations-begin-in-trial-for-pastor-accused-of-passing-bus-stop-killing-boy/ - Deliberations begin in trial for pastor accused of passing bus stop, killing boy - 
WINSTON-SALEM – Jury Deliberations began in the trial of a Triad pastor accused of passing a stopped school buss and killing an 11 year- old boy.
During closing arguments, both defense and prosecutors called the death of Hasani Wesley a “tragedy.”
“His parents will never again feel the…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/deliberations-begin-in-trial-for-pastor-accused-of-passing-bus-stop-killing-boy/ - Deliberations begin in trial for pastor accused of passing bus stop, killing boy -
WINSTON-SALEM – Jury Deliberations began in the trial of a Triad pastor accused of passing a stopped school buss and killing an 11 year- old boy.
During closing arguments, both defense and prosecutors called the death of Hasani Wesley a “tragedy.”
“His parents will never again feel the…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/nc-zoo-helps-environment-while-turning-waste-into-profit/ - NC Zoo helps environment while turning waste into profit - 
ASHEBORO — The North Carolina Zoo is being recognized for its conservation efforts. The zoo is the first state agency to attain an Environmental Stewardship award.
As far as snacks go, African elephants enjoy a nice pile of hay but what goes in must come out. Mary Joan Pugh, Deputy Director…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/nc-zoo-helps-environment-while-turning-waste-into-profit/ - NC Zoo helps environment while turning waste into profit -
ASHEBORO — The North Carolina Zoo is being recognized for its conservation efforts. The zoo is the first state agency to attain an Environmental Stewardship award.
As far as snacks go, African elephants enjoy a nice pile of hay but what goes in must come out. Mary Joan Pugh, Deputy Director…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/bobcats-f-douglas-roberts-makes-most-of-2nd-chance/ - Bobcats F Douglas-Roberts makes most of 2nd chance - 
By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Chris Douglas-Roberts has gone from being out of the NBA at this time a year ago to being a pivotal role player for the Charlotte Bobcats entering the Eastern Conference playoffs.
That’s a testament to the perseverance of the…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/bobcats-f-douglas-roberts-makes-most-of-2nd-chance/ - Bobcats F Douglas-Roberts makes most of 2nd chance -
By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Chris Douglas-Roberts has gone from being out of the NBA at this time a year ago to being a pivotal role player for the Charlotte Bobcats entering the Eastern Conference playoffs.
That’s a testament to the perseverance of the…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/american-wins-mens-division-of-boston-marathon/ - American wins men’s division of Boston Marathon - 
BOSTON—An American has won the men’s division of the Boston Marathon for the first time since 1983.
Meb Keflezighi finished in just over 2 hours, 8 minutes.
The women’s title was defended by Rita Jeptoo of Kenya, who set a course record for the women with a time of 2 hours 28…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/american-wins-mens-division-of-boston-marathon/ - American wins men’s division of Boston Marathon -
BOSTON—An American has won the men’s division of the Boston Marathon for the first time since 1983.
Meb Keflezighi finished in just over 2 hours, 8 minutes.
The women’s title was defended by Rita Jeptoo of Kenya, who set a course record for the women with a time of 2 hours 28…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/choi-leads-rain-delayed-rbc-heritage/ - Choi leads rain-delayed RBC Heritage - 
By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) – The second round of the RBC Heritage was cut short because of rain Friday, with K.J. Choi shooting a 4-under 67 for a one-stroke lead over Robert Allenby.
Allenby was among 65 players left on the course when the storm hit…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/choi-leads-rain-delayed-rbc-heritage/ - Choi leads rain-delayed RBC Heritage -
By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) – The second round of the RBC Heritage was cut short because of rain Friday, with K.J. Choi shooting a 4-under 67 for a one-stroke lead over Robert Allenby.
Allenby was among 65 players left on the course when the storm hit…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/nc-coastal-churches-offer-sunrise-services/ - NC Coastal Churches offer sunrise services - 

Crystal Coast
• St. Peter’s UMCSt. Peter’s United Methodist Church in Morehead City will hold an Easter sunrise service 6:30 a.m. at Mitchell Village Park. This will be a service of praise and proclamation at the water’s edge. A light breakfast will be served in the parsonage yard…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/nc-coastal-churches-offer-sunrise-services/ - NC Coastal Churches offer sunrise services -

Crystal Coast
• St. Peter’s UMCSt. Peter’s United Methodist Church in Morehead City will hold an Easter sunrise service 6:30 a.m. at Mitchell Village Park. This will be a service of praise and proclamation at the water’s edge. A light breakfast will be served in the parsonage yard…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/furyk-martin-join-choi-atop-leaderboard/ - Furyk, Martin join Choi atop leaderboard - 
By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) – Luke Donald shot a 66 to take a two-stroke lead over John Huh after three rounds of the RBC Heritage on Saturday.
Donald has done just about everything on Harbour Town Golf Links the past five years – except win. He…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/furyk-martin-join-choi-atop-leaderboard/ - Furyk, Martin join Choi atop leaderboard -
By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) – Luke Donald shot a 66 to take a two-stroke lead over John Huh after three rounds of the RBC Heritage on Saturday.
Donald has done just about everything on Harbour Town Golf Links the past five years – except win. He…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/statewide-initiative-seeks-to-help-nurses-earn-four-year-degrees/ - Statewide initiative seeks to help nurses earn four-year degrees - 
GREENSBORO — A statewide initiative is looking to boost the careers of North Carolina’s nurses.
The Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses Project, or RIBN, is trying to encourage nurses to pursue degrees while allowing them to stay in their communities.
It’s an innovative…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/statewide-initiative-seeks-to-help-nurses-earn-four-year-degrees/ - Statewide initiative seeks to help nurses earn four-year degrees -
GREENSBORO — A statewide initiative is looking to boost the careers of North Carolina’s nurses.
The Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses Project, or RIBN, is trying to encourage nurses to pursue degrees while allowing them to stay in their communities.
It’s an innovative…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/heat-open-quest-for-another-title-vs-bobcats/ - Heat open quest for another title vs Bobcats - 
By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer
MIAMI (AP) – Even as the two-time defending NBA champions, the Miami Heat say they aren’t overlooking any team heading into the playoffs.
The Charlotte Bobcats haven’t beaten the Heat a single time since LeBron James changed addresses. But…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/heat-open-quest-for-another-title-vs-bobcats/ - Heat open quest for another title vs Bobcats -
By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer
MIAMI (AP) – Even as the two-time defending NBA champions, the Miami Heat say they aren’t overlooking any team heading into the playoffs.
The Charlotte Bobcats haven’t beaten the Heat a single time since LeBron James changed addresses. But…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/record-store-day-celebrates-vinyl-record-comeback/ - Record Store Day celebrates vinyl record comeback - 
WILMINGTON — Record stores laid out exclusive releases for customers on Record Store Day Saturday.
The holiday was a way for music enthusiasts across the nation to gather and celebrate the comeback of vinyl records.
“Record Store Day is a sense of community and camaraderie … and…

http://charlotte.citylocalbuzz.com/record-store-day-celebrates-vinyl-record-comeback/ - Record Store Day celebrates vinyl record comeback -
WILMINGTON — Record stores laid out exclusive releases for customers on Record Store Day Saturday.
The holiday was a way for music enthusiasts across the nation to gather and celebrate the comeback of vinyl records.
“Record Store Day is a sense of community and camaraderie … and…