Monthly Archives: December 2010

Show Canceled

December 28, 2010 – SMITHFIELD – The Carolina Morning Show on WARZ TV-34HD has been canceled. The producers and management discussed the show and came to the mutual decision to cancel. Brad, Raquel, Vanessa, Christy, Chris, and I thank our … Continue reading

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Snow Blankets North Carolina

December 26, 2010 – SMITHFIELD – Snow is the big story today. Most locations in our viewing area received 6” or more, some with over 11”. This picture of Downtown Smithfield was taken by Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation’s Executive Director, … Continue reading

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New Leadership Roles in NC Wildlife Resources Commission

December 26, 2010 – RALEIGH – The New Year will usher in new leadership roles within the Division of Law Enforcement of the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. Maj. Keith Templeton, supervisor for field operations, will retire effective Jan. 1. His … Continue reading

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Celebrate Black History Month Early

December 26, 2010 – RALEIGH – Kick off Black History Month three days early at the 10th Annual African American Cultural Celebration on Saturday, Jan. 29, at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., … Continue reading

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Pet Food Recall

December 23, 2010 – RALEIGH –Tests done at two state laboratories in west Raleigh are responsible for the Kroger pet food recall in 19 states. The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ vet and feed labs were both involved … Continue reading

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Benson Moonshine Bust

December 22, 2010 – BENSON – N.C. Alcohol Law Enforcement agents and Johnston County Sheriff’s deputies seized 255 gallons of non-taxpaid liquor Dec. 17 in Benson and charged two people with possession.  As a part of this bust, moonshine was … Continue reading

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Novartis Expanding in Holly Springs

December 22, 2010 – RALEIGH – Gov. Bev Perdue announced today that Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Inc., a global leader in vaccine and diagnostics, will add a development lab and pilot plant at the site of its pandemic and seasonal … Continue reading

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Business Ordered To “Clean Up Its Act”

December 22, 2010 – Raleigh – A Stanley County custom engine business that took more than $800,000 from consumers for products it never delivered is under court order to clean up its act, Attorney General Roy Cooper announced today. “When … Continue reading

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Arvato to Expand

December 21, 2010 – ASHVILLE – Arvato, a leading provider of digital services, will expand its call center facility in North Carolina. The company plans to create 408 jobs and invest $1.8 million during the next three years.  Arvato Digital … Continue reading

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MLK Grants Awarded

December 21, 2010 – Raleigh – Fourteen grants of $2,500 each have been awarded to non-profit agencies across North Carolina by the Martin Luther King Jr. Commission of the N.C. Human Relations Commission. Funds will be used to create or … Continue reading

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