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The following mug-shots are taken from the top bond amounts from the week of May 3 to May 9:

Woman dies after boat accident on Lake James

A woman died Sunday afternoon after the boat in which she was riding ran into a dock.

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Post 21 loses home opener to Cherryville

The Burke County Post 21 American Legion baseball team’s home opener Sunday at Shuey Field was a near mirror image of Saturday’s season opener.

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Business

Taco Bell, Pizza Hut: Artificial ingredients getting booted

NEW YORK (AP) — Taco Bell and Pizza Hut say they're getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to distance themselves from ingredients people might find unappetizing.

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Spotlight

Chickweed the Band to play Granite Falls

GRANITE FALLS — The Caldwell Arts Council and the town of Granite Falls are sponsoring the annual Art in the Park concert in downtown Granite Falls on Thursday, May 28, beginning at 6:30 p.m. This year, the featured artists for Art in the Park will be local favorite Chickweed the Band.

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Community

Nurses alumnae meet host breakfast

The Grace Hospital School of Nursing held its monthly meeting May 4 at the First United Methodist Church in Morganton.

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Are there timeless rules for investing?

There’s rarely a meeting at which I’m speaking where someone doesn’t ask me about investing. Often it’s about the stock market, but sometimes there’s a question about gold, foreign currencies or even options.

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State news

Edwards' Coca-Cola 600 win gives Gibbs much to celebrate

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Joe Gibbs has had many special nights in football and auto racing. Few were bigger than Sunday's showing in the Coca-Cola 600.

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World news

Paris celebrates WWII resistance heroes in Pantheon ceremony

PARIS (AP) — Paris authorities are escorting coffins representing four World War II resistance figures through the French capital toward the Pantheon, the resting place of French heroes.

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