Month: May 2021

Post

Reward for information in 2019 murder

The state is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for killing a man in Raeford outside a gas station in 2019. North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper announced Friday the reward of up to $5,000 in the murder of Justin L. Mix, who was severely...

Post

Hoke worst in state for vaccinations

By Catharin Shepard • Staff writer • “It is too new,” “I don’t need the shot, I am not high risk to die from COVID-19,” “I don’t believe in immunizations,” “COVID-19 is not real, so why do I need a vaccine?” Those are just some of the reasons people have given Hoke County Health Department...

Hoke High graduate killed in fiery wreck
Post

Hoke High graduate killed in fiery wreck

[Photo: Tristen Little when he played basketball for the Bucks. (Contributed Photo)] A young Hoke High graduate was killed and one of his classmates was injured in a car accident Monday night, according to the North Carolina Highway Patrol. Tristen Little, 19, a well-known former student athlete of the Hoke High Class of 2020, died...