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By David W. Jones, The News-Herald, Willoughby, Ohio Aug. 6--An Aldi discount grocery store wants to be the next nationally known business to open in the Madison Township commercial corridor after a larger Wal-Mart store opened last year.
By Pat Kelly, The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. Aug. 5--PANAMA CITY BEACH You could hear the frustration creeping into the voice of Maj. Dave Humphreys with the Panama City Beach Police Department.
By Donna Vavala, The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. Aug. 4--PANAMA CITY -- Since 1985, the College Reach-Out Program, or CROP, has been helping low-income, low-achieving middle and high school students succeed in school and in life.
By Jon Miltimore, The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. Aug. 4--PANAMA CITY BEACH -- Two tourists died Sunday after they were pulled from the Gulf of Mexico's turbulent waters, police said. James D. Powell, 60, was pulled from the gulf about 9:40 a.m. near the 13000 block of Oleander Drive.
By John Mcdonald, The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. Jul. 31--PANAMA CITY -- Participating in his first town hall teleconference Wednesday evening, U.S. Rep. Allen Boyd urged constituents to conserve energy. "I grew up in the 1950s and '60s," said Boyd, D-Monticello.
By Julie N. Chang, The News Herald, Morganton, N.C. Jul. 30--MORGANTON -- An injured hiker spent 20 hours crawling in the Linville Gorge before a hiking Eagle Scout happened to find him. Jakob Holly, 30, of Asheville was hiking alone when he fell from a rock at approximately 3 p.m. on Monday.
By Daniel Carson, The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. Jul. 30--PANAMA CITY -- Gulf Power Co. residential customers should start noticing a difference in their monthly bills soon after the Florida Public Service Commission approved the utility's request Tuesday for a price increase.
By S. Brady Calhoun, The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. Jul. 30--PANAMA CITY -- Bill Cramer, vice chairman of the Airport Authority, doesn't mind being redundant.
By Julie N. Chang, The News Herald, Morganton, N.C. Jul. 29--MORGANTON -- Cars lined up throughout Monday and Tuesday to buy gas for $3.69 per gallon at the Tobacco Barn at 1018 Old N.C. 18.
By Sharon McBrayer, The News Herald, Morganton, N.C. Jul. 26--MORGANTON -- A drought bill now in the hands of Gov. Mike Easley doesn't include restrictions on private wells, thanks, in part, to legislators representing Burke County. Rep. Mitch Gillespie, R-McDowell/Burke, and Sen.
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