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Copperhead reports in Durham echo dangers of NC's most common venomous snake

A listserve of communities in Durham has featured a lot of emails reporting copperhead snakes lately.

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José Chicas spends his days in a prison-like space praying and pacing, but the people helping him could face actual prison time

The School for Conversion in Durham, N.C. has provided sanctuary for pastor Jose Chicas who is facing deportation since June 27 but it is technically illegal. The director of the school, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, could face up to five years in prison.
Casey Toth ctoth@heraldsun.com
José Chicas spends his days in a prison-like space praying and pacing, but the people helping him could face actual prison time 1:09

José Chicas spends his days in a prison-like space praying and pacing, but the people helping him could face actual prison time

Policy changes follow suicide death of Uniece Fennell 1:31

Policy changes follow suicide death of Uniece Fennell

Jail administrator discusses impact of Uniece Fennell's death 0:39

Jail administrator discusses impact of Uniece Fennell's death

Historic Durham parade salutes Independence Day 1:17

Historic Durham parade salutes Independence Day