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Fayetteville’s public utility is charting a long-range plan to ensure it has a reliable power supply at a reasonable cost. The Public Works Commission heard an update on resource planning during its meeting Wednesday in an effort to lay out the options to meet future demand.

A man died after suffering multiple gunshot wounds early Wednesday in the 5000 block of Murchison Road, according to the Fayetteville Police Department. The victim was identified as Ricardo Pittman, 35, according to a news release.

If the late king of rock ’n’ roll ever had a fan, it’s Phil Barnard. He always enjoyed seeing those wood-framed photographs of Elvis Presley hanging in the hallway of the Crown Complex arena showing Presley when he performed here Aug. 3, 4 and 5 of 1976.

A Bladen County jailer driving a vehicle equipped with police lights and sirens is charged with trying to stop a woman driver Tuesday at Skibo Road and Swain Street, according to the Fayetteville Police Department.

A leading supporter of a plan to add at-large seats on the Fayetteville City Council said Tuesday that his organization is not giving up. A motion to put the Vote Yes Fayetteville initiative before city voters in a November referendum was rejected on a 6-4 vote Monday night at a City Council meeting.

Fayetteville chamber names Dixon interim president, CEO

Toni Dixon has been named interim president and CEO of the Greater Fayetteville Chamber, officials announced Tuesday. Dixon began work in her new position in August, the chamber said in a news release.

A husband and wife are both dead after a domestic disturbance on Shiloh Court on Monday night, according to the Fayetteville Police Department. Officers were sent to a home in the 1900 block of Shiloh Court about 8:30 p.m. Monday, a news release said.

City Council votes 6-4 against referendum on Vote Yes initiative

After delaying action at two previous meetings on a plan to restructure city elections, the Fayetteville City Council voted 6-4 Monday night against calling a referendum on the Vote Yes Fayetteville …

A man is in stable condition after being shot in the neck early Tuesday, the Fayetteville Police Department said. Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 1 a.m. in the area of the 700 …

The number of homicides and the overall crime rate have continued to climb over the past six months, according to police statistics presented Monday night to the Fayetteville City Council.

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