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Burlington Times News (Newspaper) - August 31, 2015, Burlington, North Carolina Times at glance nation when Pope frauds sets toot on the Tarmac at Andre air Force beat near Washington on sept 2?, it won t lust be his first time in the unit state As pontiff it will be his first tune in the country Ever in his life Jas the Man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Newton sheriff s Deputy Wilt be arraigned this week Ian records show As Jason Day wins Tho Barclays Golf tournament sports state the pastor of a i Church Al is dead from a gunshot wound while cleaning his gun ski a 33 year old Hickory Man a face no charges for fatally stabbing his Stepfather while defending himself and his Mother times news 128th year no 38 Burlington North Carolina monday August 31, 201 a let it 1�ey Glover carries an a Ovar bar shoulder thursday a1 station 5 in Burlington. Glovar is currently the Only in Maie firefighter at the Burlington firs deportment a woman s place the Only current female firefighter in Burlington wants no special treatment accepted to Pion University s doctor of physical therapy program and having spent a year in California working at a physical therapy office. Lindsey a Lover was unsettled. Dover now 25. Had graduated from appalachian slate University with a degree in exercise science a having also become a certified i m i while Iii school a and was working As a Trainer at Gold s Allison Janicello comment on this Story t1tlnaallawft.caai gym when she met several firefighters from the Burlington fire department s station 4 they proposed a career path she had t entertained. Quot they talked about How much they loved coming it work Quot said Glover originally from Kitty Hawk. Quot i could t sit behind a desk All after doing her own research and consulting with others a including her father who had previously been a firefighter himself a Glover applied and was hired Al the department ear Lier this year now assigned to station 5 on Industry drive. Glover is currently the Only female firefighter with the department a going to Rookie school i fell in love with Glover said of the mandatory 14-week training program for new firefighters. Though Glover said she received nothing but support from people she knew concerning her decision fire fighting Likely was t what anyone had pictured her doing a it was something that surprised a lot of my Glover said this past week. Glover passed a re quilted six month exam administered by the department to keep her Posi turn Quot since i m the Only female. I didst want to be treated any differently Glover they Don capt. Kelby Motley who has supervised Glover at station 5 since she started working there in Early Lune described her As a fast learner and someone who successfully completes All physical and written testing required of her male colleagues. A i think Shell go a Long Way Here at the fire department because Shes so smart Quot he said. Quot she told us from Day one she did t want to be treated any Glover said the transition to bringing a female onto the shift was fairly easy As station 5 is outfitted with a designated women Only bathroom Dover has a curtain at the Entrance to her sleeping cubicle unlike the male firefighters stationed there Deputy chief Michael willets said though Glover is currently the Only woman employed with the see woman s place / Page a2 a Elon. Gibsonville police search for suspect in string of break ins by Natalie Allison Janicello times news com As residents came and Wen from Church and other sunday morning Leisure activities a Man shattered windows in quiet lion neighbourhoods and attempted to break into other nearby Homes in Gibsonville police Are searching for the suspect whom witnesses described As a White male Between 5 feet to and 5 feet to inches tall with Quot scruffy blonde hair and a Beard Quot according to the Gibsonville police department. A resident in Gibsonville was Able to take a photo of the suspect s vehicle which police believe is a Light Gray or Silver 2004 in Imti g35 with damage to the right front fender. Lour Homes were broken into in lion said assistant chief Lames Lerry. Which included houses in the area of Woodland Pinedale and Courtland avenues As Well As dimly drive. Perry said windows were broken Iii each of the Homes and items were taken in one instance a neighbor noticed the suspect walk around the runt and Bas k of the Home and called police though officers were unable to arrive Al the residence in fore the Man tied in Gibsonville the suspect walked into a Home on Spence Street a though police Don t believe he broke a door or window to do so a and began walking up the stairs when a couple of occupants upstairs con fronted him after a Brief Exchange the Man left the House. See string of break ins / Page a2 Tho suspect s Cor it believed to to o Light Groy or Silver 2004 inflow g35 with do Mage to Tho right front fender 75 Centi a Community Burlington updates Alert system registered residents to get texts Calls or emails to Moa nows the City of Burlington has updated its method of reaching out to residents about events and other items of interest the City is new notify me and Alert notifications allow residents to sign up for phone Calls emails or text messages about changes in City services crime news and upcoming events residents can subscribe also for weather alerts and the alerts Are Geo targeted a meaning they can be sent based on a resident s address previously the City had an agreement with a it Werkl to deliver alerts to residents who registered for that service. Alamance county s Hmer Gencva management department approached the Burlington police department about notifying residents through its newly purchased software . Alerts however weather alerts were limited with the . System. A was a result of the county prov iding emergency alerts at no Cost to residents City staff Felt it would not be financially prudent to renew our contract with code red. Buffington pub i information officer Rachel Kelly said the City purchased blackboard connect As its new notification system. Quot staff not Only Felt confident thai blackboard can replace any net scars functions from Ccu Derthd. Bul could also enhance our general notification ability Quot she said see Alert system fpagea2 a general Assembly Fate of 2011 congressional maps Back in court by Gary d. Robinson the associated press Raleigh a North Carolina s boundaries for Terra Assembly and congressional seats were drawn four years ago by Republican legislators and have been used in the past two election cycles helping bolster Gap electoral gains yet the initial litigation that called the role race played in forming the districts discriminatory and illegal remains unresolved. Combined lawsuits filed by election and civil rights groups and democratic voters Are Back at the state supreme Caum lust ices will hear arguments today whether they should change their maturity ruling from eight months ago that upheld the maps Nim that theres a new u s supreme court decision. The nations highest court told North Caro Lina state judges in april to reconsider the Case through the Lens of its March decision the u s justices found Alabama legislators relied too much on a a mechanical numerical percentages while drawing legislative districts in which Blacks comprised a majority of the population see maps in court Page a2 Liko us on Facebook Index classifieds is g000 news. As comics a obituaries.b2 crossword a6 Region. By editorial a4 sports. B3 Halifax a a a a a it suooku.a6 teens amp 20sa10 television b7 weather a9 def Taft a9 68 Carissa Benkosky grate ? the school

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