Twenty-two players won from $10,000 to $1 million across the state this week. The biggest win of the week went to Chapel Hill resident Cynthia Murphy, the latest player to win $1 million playing the $4,000,000 Multiplier Spectacular scratch-off game.
Nov. 8, 2012. Innocent until proven guilty carries a lot of weight if you are accused of a crime. But it can be a different story when state agencies seize the property or assets of those suspected of criminal activity. A procedure known as civil asset forfeiture allows law enforcement agencies to seize property or assets of a criminal suspect and proceed to have them forfeited.
July 12, 2012. Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation is warning members about a scam in which residents are told that President Obama will help pay energy bills under a special federal program if they provide personal information, such as a bank routing number or their Social Security number.