DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. -- A neighborhood pool in Davidson County has been abandoned for several years. People in the area want it gone. It sits on the corner of William and Christie lanes and neighbors are worried that it's unsafe for several reasons. It was once known as the West Lexington Community Pool.
Family’s dog put down by mistake at Davidson County Animal Shelter
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. -- Joey Varker's family is still trying to figure out how their dog was accidentally put down over the weekend. “Oh she was devastated. My children were devastated," Varker said. Their dog Blaze bit a younger family member last week. Although the injury was minor, they sent the dog away to the Davidson County Animal Shelter for a 10-day quarantine. The family received a document from the shelter, showing they were approved to get their dog back after the quarantine.
Black bear spotted in Davidson County for 1st time in more than 100 years
The bear was caught on a trail camera in Joelton, not far from Whites Creek Pike.
Man Threw Cocaine Out Window During 100 MPH Chase Through Davidson County: Sheriff
Parish Deon Hairston Jr. drove at speeds faster than 100 miles per hour at times for about 30 miles through Davidson County.
Woman drove several miles wrong way on I-85 before deadly crash in Davidson County
Trooper Boozer with NC Highway Patrol said "It was almost like she had a death wish."
Virginia man charged after 100 mph chase through Davidson County to Winston-Salem
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — A Virginia man was arrested after leading deputies on a 100 mph chase through Davidson County. Parish Deon Hairston Jr., 31, of Collinsville, Virginia, was extradited back to North Carolina on Wednesday. On Valentines Day, Davidson County deputies tried to pull over a 2005 Chrysler 300, registered in Virginia, for following another vehicle too closely on Interstate 85 North near Belmont Road.
Davidson County Meals on Wheels for Pets has critical need for pet food donations
THOMASVILLE, N.C. -- Carolyn Partin spends her morning sitting on her porch. Her cats know that’s the place to find her when they want food, but among five cats, it doesn’t last long. The good news is that she doesn’t have to worry about going to the store. Davidson County Meals on Wheels for Pets provides Partin with pet food each month.
Missing 10-year-old in Putnam County found safe
Xander, whose last name wasn’t given, was last seen in the area of Shipley Road around 7 p.m.
10-year-old girl reported missing from Ross County found safe
The sheriff's office said a 10-year-old girl reported missing Saturday has been found safe.
Alamance County kids learn confidence on one wheel
For 17 years, students at an Alamance County elementary school have been pedaling their way to success, both on a unicycle and in the classroom. The Unicycle Club at Andrews Elementary not only teaches students how to ride unicycles, but its sponsors says they learn success in the classroom as well.
Program teaches Wake County kids how to report child abuse
Child advocates say with a seemingly endless supply of those willing to take advantage of kids, the best way to thwart child abuse is to teach children at an early age how to recognize and report it.
10-year-old boy reported missing has been found safe
10-year-old Nicholas Price was reported missing Thursday afternoon and has been found safe and unharmed, according to El Paso County Sheriff's Office.
Missing 10-month-old found safe, father arrested in Indiana
UPDATE: Delta Police confirm missing 10-month-old was found safe. The father was arrested in Indiana. ORIGINAL STORY:An Amber Alert was issued by the Fulton County Sheriff's Office statewide for 10-month-old.According to the sheriff, the child was taken Tu
Man missing from Newaygo County for 10 days
HESPERIA, Mich. - The Newaygo Co. Sheriff is asking for help in finding a missing person. Stephen Millis was last seen at the Dollar General in Hesperia on January 4. Investigators say that the vehicle Mills drove to the Dollar General was left in the store parking lot. They say he is known to hang out in Lake County and also in Muskegon County.
Man missing over 10 months in Orangeburg County
A family’s search is underway for an Orangeburg County man who went missing the day after Thanksgiving last year.
February Meeting : Davidson County Food Economic Development
“Eating is an act of community” “A food economy can completely revive your local health, local business, your economy as a whole.”
Newaygo County man missing for 10 days
Steve Millis' family say he left a family member's house to go to the store. They have not seen or heard from him since.
Owner of missing 20-foot python in Christian County shares search update
Ben Trexel says he has not given up hope in finding the snake.
Cuyahoga County Missing Persons Unit asks for tips, but tipline doesn't work
The Cuyahoga County Missing Persons unit is designed to gather information about missing individuals to assist police in their investigation, but News 5 its promises may not always be living up to its practices.
Arachnophilia: Spiders ready for A-10 opener at Davidson
The Richmond Spiders have had plenty of time to reflect on their head-scratching 15-point loss to Oral Roberts University last weekend.