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The Original Voice of “Ariel” Defends Halle Bailey As New “Little Mermaid”

The Original Voice of “Ariel” Defends Halle Bailey As New “Little Mermaid”

photo credit: Eugene Powers // Shutterstock Last week, it was announced that Grown-ish actress Halle Bailey would portray Ariel in Disney’s new live-action “The Little Mermaid.” Social media immediately divided over the topic of Ariel being black. Some felt that they wanted the same white Ariel they grew up knowing, even creating a #NotMyAriel, while others were…read more »

Cash Falls From Armored Truck, Atlanta Police Are Asking For it Back

Cash Falls From Armored Truck, Atlanta Police Are Asking For it Back

photo credit: Fotocrisis // Shutterstock Atlanta residents took a money shower last night! On Tuesday night, on the I-285 interstate near Atlanta, the door of an armored truck came open, spilling cash money on the highway. A video of the event shows drivers pulling over to scoop money off the ground. The truck’s crew estimated it could…read more »

Lenoir County Will Now Allow Home-Schooled Students to Join School Sports Teams

Lenoir County Will Now Allow Home-Schooled Students to Join School Sports Teams

photo credit: Flamingo Images // Shutterstock Lenoir County Public Schools announced on Tuesday it will allow home-schooled students in Lenoir County to participate in middle school and high school athletics at LCPS schools, starting with the 2019-2020 school year. The students must meet eligibility requirements established by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, which requires a…read more »

Suspect Killed, Greenville Officer Injured in Shooting

Suspect Killed, Greenville Officer Injured in Shooting

photo credit: ArtOlympic // Shutterstock Greenville Police have released new details on an officer-involved shooting that killed a suspect and left an officer injured on Tuesday. Greenville Police say at 4:00 a.m. Tuesday, officers responded to a reported breaking and entering in progress at a home in the 2200 block of Brookville Drive. According to police,…read more »

ASAP Rocky Being Held Under Inhumane Conditions in Sweden

ASAP Rocky Being Held Under Inhumane Conditions in Sweden

photo credit: Andrea Raffin // Shutterstock Last week, a video of ASAP Rocky and his crew fighting with 2 men, while in another country, went viral. The two men appeared to be harassing and following Rocky & his crew as they walked the streets. One of the men even physically attacked a member of their crew. All…read more »

US-264 East Ramp in Greenville Closing for One Month Starting July 8

US-264 East Ramp in Greenville Closing for One Month Starting July 8

photo credit: J.D.S // Shutterstock The N.C. Department of Transportation says it will close the on-ramp from US-264 East near Stantonsburg Road in Greenville onto the Southwest Bypass section of US-264. The closure will last from 7:00 a.m. on Monday, July 8, until 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7. Traffic driving East on US 264 will continue…read more »

State Closes Sneads Ferry Daycare After Infant Gets Injured

State Closes Sneads Ferry Daycare After Infant Gets Injured

photo credit: Aleksander Krsmanovic // Shutterstock The state has shut down an Eastern Carolina daycare center, three weeks after an infant was injured at the facility. Childcare Network’s corporate office confirms that as of yesterday they closed their Sneads Ferry location. “The safety and well-being of the children we serve is, and always will be, Childcare Network’s…read more »

Jussie Smollett’s Team Claims to Have Proof the Attack Was Real

Jussie Smollett’s Team Claims to Have Proof the Attack Was Real

photo credit: Jamie Lamor Thompson // Shutterstock in the case of Jussie Smollett, his legal team has released some new details. During the investigation, text messages between Jussie and the brothers were released. These text led to police believing that Jussie was working with the brothers to coordinate the attack. The text from Jussie to Abel…read more »

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