Author: Gayle Clayton, BS, MA

Editorial: Axon version of Calton shooting

On July 30, 2021, the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office released the unaltered body camera video of the fatal shooting of Ethan Calton after Calton’s family was required to threaten District Attorney Ted Bell with contempt for previously producing a noticeably altered version…Read More »

Motion GRANTED for release of unaltered body camera footage in the Ethan Calton Shooting

On July 23, 2021, Judge William Wood ordered that District Attorney Ted Bell release the unaltered body camera footage involving the fatal shooting of Ethan Calton by Deputy Tyler Greene of the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office. Previously, Calton’s family had filed a…Read More »

Governor Cooper Announces County Boards of Elections Chair Appointments

Raleigh Jul 19, 2021 RALEIGH: Governor Roy Cooper has appointed the following individuals to serve as Chair of the following County Boards of Elections: Alamance: Ms. Dorothy Yarborough Alexander: Mr. Ray Warren Alleghany: Ms. Betty Richardson Anson: Mr. Ross Streater Ashe: Ms. Patricia Beaver Avery: Ms. Patricia Gayle Culbreath Beaufort: The…Read More »