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Local News
11:26 am
Fri June 14, 2013

Veterans Build Habitat Home For One Of Their Own

Veteran Garry Capers is helping to build the home he will purchase with a zero-interest mortgage from Habitat Charlotte.
Julie Rose

Construction began Friday – Flag Day - on the first Habitat Charlotte home built by veterans for a veteran.  They're racing to finish within 2 ½ weeks, so the home can be dedicated on the eve of Independence Day.  WFAE spoke with some of the participants at Friday's kick-off.

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Law Enforcement
4:37 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

Cleveland County To Launch Inmate-Work Program

The Cleveland County Courthouse and Law Enforcement Center in Shelby houses 82 inmates. It is one of the county's two detention centers.
Credit flickr/Jimmy Emerson

The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office is launching a new program this summer that will allow inmates in Cleveland County to volunteer with local nonprofits.  


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