A deaf man in Greensboro, N.C., was able to text 9-1-1 for assistance after he was the victim of a robbery. Wolfjung Wolfburger provided descriptions of the suspects after making contact with police officers.
Gate City Transportation, a Greensboro, N.C.-based company that provides services for wheelchair and special-needs clients, is under investigation for suspected Medicaid fraud, according to the North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services. Authorities seized documents from the firm's main office to investigate how it processes Medicaid claims.
Graham Tractor Supply in Graham, N.C., receives about two ethanol-related repair requests per week because customers are unaware of the effect it can have on lawn equipment, according to this video. Meanwhile, one local consumer is left sweeping up his leaves after his leaf blower broke down following a few uses with ethanol-blended gasoline.
Commissioners in Guilford County, N.C., on Thursday debated an ordinance that would require large dog-breeding operators in the area to be subjected to annual fees and inspections in an effort to clamp down on puppy mills. The commissioners failed to arrive at a decision and will reconsider the measure Oct. 5.