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‘He believed in every person he ever met’ – Sheriff Peterkin remembered, honored, mourned at emotional service
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‘He believed in every person he ever met’ – Sheriff Peterkin remembered, honored, mourned at emotional service

[Photo: The funeral was held at Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters Friday afternoon. Seats were packed with Peterkin’s family, friends and fellow law enforcement officers; WRAL live-streamed the service.] By Catharin Shepard • Staff writer • Bold, courageous, reliable, a mentor, a dedicated man – that was how friends and fellow leaders described Hoke County...

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Schools online Friday, students get day off Friday, Nov. 12

Hoke County Schools will be online only for all students Friday, October 29 due to expected traffic impacts from Hoke Sheriff Dr. Hubert Peterkin’s funeral. More than half half of all county school buses travel through the area in East Hoke near the Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters where the service will be held, school...