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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - August 27, 1976, High Point, North Carolina Escapee Susan Murphy of Manson clan caught Portland Ore map a acting on a tip Phi agents arrested Susan Murphy a fringe Follower of convicted mass murderer Charles Manson at a downtown intersection. Miss Murphy 34, and Diane Louise Ellis 33, were taken into custody thursday evening the Fri said. The women who escaped 13 Days ago from a los Angeles area Federal prison were arrested without incident by two Fri agents a spokesman said. Officials said agents patrolled the downtown area on foot and in cars thursday afternoon and evening because of information the women might be found there the Fri declined to say what that information was or where it came from the Fri reported Susan Murphy earlier thursday that the women were believed to be driving through Oregon in route to Canada miss Murphy and miss two patrolmen face charges Raeford api one of two North Carolina Highway patrol troopers charged with rape kidnapping and crime against nature resigned from the patrol after being relieved of his duties a patrol spokesman said. Trooper Jimmy d Thigpen 24. Who is stationed in Hoke county was cited in a warrant issued wednesday night and served just before noon thursday Hoke county sheriff David m Barrington said also charged was trooper Wiley Snow Iii. 23, who is stationed in we Ake county. Barrington said the officers were charged with committing the acts aug 19 he identified the alleged victim As mrs Bobbie Roxianne Magee. 19. Of Raeford total Bond of $25,000 was posted for each trooper when they appeared thursday at Mebane uses old Exchange Mebane a they vere planning to change to Nore modern Telephone equipment in Mebane in november now they will do t even quicker but for the me being they have had to g Back to a very old system Telephone service Knock Al out by a fire monday night if the switching equipment. His been temporarily replacer by an old fashioned citral switchboard for out Gong Calls residents Tell operators what number they wart the operator connects then As in the fictional North Carolina town of Mayberry on Andy Griffith s old to Levison show residents still cannot receive incoming Calls. But Bill in Jupman. President of me Bare Home Telephone Coa Pes to have service restored to at least 1400 customers within a week there Are some 5,500 Telephone customers in the 150-Squire mile service area Knocker out by the fire Hupman said it would be oct i before Lull service could be restore he estimated damage from the fire at More that $500,000 phone service was first restored to 140 offices of doctors. Dentists schools churches As Well As the Homes an offices of town officials a Bank of 16 pay phones has been place downtown the local Telephone company has brought to it trailers filled with Mobile switching equipment from Siuth Carolina to help restore partial service unhappy you can obtain free counsel and prayer Beca use Jesus loves you and has sent us to help. Two or three of us from Quot prayers answered Quot will be at 21516 n. Main upstairs on Friday nights at 8 . To talk with you and Pray for you. The office of magistrate Helen Barrington. A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for Hoke county District court on sept. 17 sheriff Barrington said the troopers were charged based on an investigation by his officers. The state Bureau of investigation and the Highway patrol internal affairs division he declined to comment on evidence in the Case on the advice of dist. Atty Edward Vav Grannis or the Highway patrol said Thigpen was relieved of his duties aug 19 shortly after the complaint against him was filed and that he had resigned from the patrol effective thursday. A j or Roberts head of administrative services for the patrol said he expected to have a report today from capt Mckee. Thigpen s troop commander about the incident Mckee said Thigpen who is from Maxton originally had been with the patrol since 1974 and was first assigned to the governor s mansion in Raleigh Ellis overpowered a female guard at the terminal Island Federal prison on aug. 14, taking the guard s car and later flying to san Francisco. Miss Murphy was serving a five year sentence for conspiring with Manson cultist Sandra Good to mail threatening letters to businessmen they said were polluting the environment. Both women were friends of Lynette a a squeaky Fromme. Who is serving a life sentence for the attempted assassination of president Ford. Miss Ellis was imprisoned on parole violations following a Bank robbery conviction. Manson is serving a life term for the 1969 slayings of actress Sharon Tate and six other people during a two night murder spree. Pipeline nearing completion Chapel Hill a an emergency pipeline being installed to bring additional water from Durham to Chapel Hill is expected to be completed sept. 3 Claiborne s. Jones vice Chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill said pumps to operate the new line Are not expected to arrive until sept 3 or later. Since aug 2, the City of Dur Ham has been Selling unc 19 million Gallons of water per Day through a pipeline built several years ago the City approved construction of a second pipeline this week. We feel there s every reason to believe at this Point we can weather this thing out. With the assistance of Durham and through Jones said he added a students have organized a Campaign of water saving and they Are making a considerable Impact our Normal expectation is that when ail students flock Back our consumption goes up a million or a Hal million Gallons that has t happened a patrolman shot in 75, dismissed Raleigh a a Highway patrolman critically wounded on duty last year has been fired for what his superiors called a a unacceptable conduct in his personal and professional life. Patrol officials said trooper Harry Stegall 23, was ordered fired aug. 13 after being charged with assault in Scotland county and after an internal investigation of his past conduct. Stegall son of a former major on the Charlotte police Force said he would Appeal. He is entitled to a hearing before a Board of the state department of transportation. He said a i intend to pursue my Case if necessary to the state supreme court to again my Job As a Highway patrolman that almost Cost me my life in 1975.�?� he was assigned to the governors mansion until mid-1975 when he was transferred to Laurinburg in october he was shot after stopping a car on u s 74 near Laurinburg a suspect wanted for a Wilmington slaying was charged with the shooting patrol officials said they began their investigation into Stegalls background after Kathy Brooks of Laurinburg said that Stegall threw her into a Lake last month. Warrants also allege that Stegall slapped the woman twice and damaged her car with an a Stegall faces trial in Laurinburg today on two counts of assault on a female and one count of malicious damage to personal property the patrol said its investigation showed Stegall had been convicted in 1973 of an unspecified Misdemeanour charge in Baton Rouge. La. However. Stegall said he has never been in Baton Rouge High Point Enterprise Friday August 27. 1976 5a Board asks $620 million school budget increase Raleigh a the state Board of education has agreed to seek a $620 million budget increase for the next biennium that would include a 20 per cent pay raise for teachers and expansion of the Reading program for the first three grades. The legislature probably will not Grant All of the request several Board members said. A what they Are in effect doing is laying out the said it. Gov. Jim Hunt a member of the panel. The North Carolina association of educators and a. Craig Phillips superintendent of Public instruction have supported a 20 per cent pay increase for teachers Royall leaves Post to Henley Raleigh apr state sen John Henley a Cumberland apparently will win easy re election As president pro tempore of the Senate because of sen Kenneth royally a decision not to seek the Post Royall. Of Durham announced thursday he was dropping out of the race and supporting the re election of Henley. The Only other serious contender for the position was sen William Mills Donslow who was Defeated in the aug. 17 primary Royall issued a statement thursday saying the 1977 legislative session would be crucial because democratic control of the governors office will be restored after four years of Republican government it the Best Doest have to Cost the most Quot t Titi Quot to no Western St Lin Steak House j la 800 n. Main High Point Beltway hot dog Sale amp free cokes. Thursday Friday saturday at our South main Street store. Lain Beltway goes Quot ail the Way something special at our South i Street store in High Point. This thursday Friday and saturday from to am to 8 pm we re having a hot dog Sale a 6 for $1. And you can have them with Mustard onions Chili Etc. To top it off Well give you absolutely free a 9oz. Cup of Coke. When you come to Beltway on South main Street the next three Days you la find More than Low grocery prices. You la find a terrific Deal on hot dogs. And free cokes with which to gulp pm Down. Hot dogs with Mustard onions Chili Etc. 6$1 free 9-oz. Cup Coke Bedway to 0 if the request is granted by the legislature teachers would get a to per cent pay increase next july i followed by another to per cent on july i 1978 state officials have estimated that the raise package for Public school and Community College teachers would Cost about $316 million in the two year budget period. Two years ago. The Board made a similar proposal but economic problems of that period resulted in the legislature not giving any teachers and state workers any pay increase in 1975, and then giving them 4 per cent plus $300 a year this year. Tile Board also supported a request for $45 million to expand the Reading program in grades one two and three. Hunt has pushed that program which has been one of his key issues in his Campaign for governor. The Reading program received $2.7 million in the current biennium and will be offered this fall in 300 classrooms. The Board proposed expanding the program to 2,723 classrooms in 1977-78 and 5.446 classes the next year under the program teachers get additional training assistance and materials to emphasize teaching youngsters How to read the Board also gave High priority to spending $27 million for programs for exceptional children and $8 4 million for occupational education smaller class sizes at the Junior High and kindergarten Levels were also called for in the budget request. Last May the legislature ordered the kindergarten program fully implemented this fall two years ahead of schedule and allowed the i number of pupils to be raised from a maximum of 26 to 28. In the Community College request the budget proposal Calls for additional instructors so the student teacher ratio can be reduced from the current one-to-27 to one-to-22 the Board also agreed with a recommendation of the policy committee and decided to accept a $44,000 Federal Grant to plan a statewide career education program for grades seven through 12 thank you for your vote of Confidence in the primary. I look Forward to your continuing support in the nov. 2 election. 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