• Wilmington bans under-21 tobacco sales - 07/31/2015 08:38 PM EDT
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    1st legal medical pot sold in Nevada 15 years after approval

    07/31/2015 08:23 PM EDT
    SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — Fifteen years after Nevadans voted to legalize it, medical marijuana was sold legally in the state for the first time Friday at a dispensary in a strip mall about 5 miles east of downtown Reno. 
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    Correction: Colorado Fluoride Debate story
    07/31/2015 04:58 PM EDT - DENVER (AP) — In a story July 30 about a debate over adding fluoride to public drinking water, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of the director for the Fluoride Action Network. Full Story

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    WWE Hall of Famer 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dies at 61

    "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, who trash talked his way to the main event of the first WrestleMania and later found movie stardom, has died. Full Story
    Dracut's Pollard manages to secure gold for USA

    Dracut's Jonathan Pollard arrived in Toronto last month wearing his Team USA jacket, which of course spawned curiosity from on-lookers. Full Story
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    Confederate flags placed at Martin Luther King's church

    ATLANTA (AP) — Surveillance cameras caught images of two white males laying Confederate battle flags on the ground near the Rev. Full Story
    Dracut's Pollard manages to secure gold for USA

    07/31/2015 05:54 PM EDT
    Dracut's Jonathan Pollard arrived in Toronto last month wearing his Team USA jacket, which of course spawned curiosity from on-lookers. 
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    Dracut to review farmland tax breaks
    07/31/2015 11:34 AM EDT - DRACUT - Town Manager Jim Duggan has asked Dracut's legal counsel to review potential mistakes in the tax breaks the town has granted to owners of property designated as active farmland. Full Story

    Chausse hired as Dracut High's AD
    07/27/2015 06:35 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Superintendent of Schools Steven Stone is pleased to announce the appointment of a new athletic director for the Dracut Public Schools. Full Story

    Harvest from this 'farmland'? A tax break
    07/26/2015 07:59 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Nearly 90 acres of prairie grass and wooded wilderness sprawl out behind the General Casimir Pulaski memorial, at the corner of Arlington and Methuen streets. Full Story

    Safety is top priority at Dracut's Greenmont School
    07/26/2015 08:46 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Students and staff at Greenmont Avenue Elementary School in Dracut recently participated in the state Department of Transportation's Safe Routes to School Pedestrian Training. Full Story

    Dracut battle lines drawn over prime parcel
    07/21/2015 01:08 PM EDT - DRACUT -- With its weedy, gravel lot and white cinderblock shell, the old Department of Public Works building stands out from the rest of Lakeview Avenue's busy commercial strip like a sore thumb.  Full Story

    Dracut dominant at DECA
    07/21/2015 06:39 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Dracut High School's chapter of DECA had a successful spring. Carter Schroff, Shaye Lane and Phyllis Njoroge traveled to Orlando, Fla. Full Story

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    Daniel Wu's martial arts TV series premieres in Nov. on AMC

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Hong Kong movie star Daniel Wu is bringing martial arts back to TV in the U. Full Story
    J.J. Abrams broke his back filming 'Star Wars'

    The 'Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens' director reveals to Jon Stewart how the Millennium Falcon door that injured Harrison Ford on set also broke Abrams' back.