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Third suspect turns himself in

The third suspect in Thursday’s armed robbery of a convenience store in Morganton turned himself in Saturday. The News Herald reports Stephen Craig received a $25,000 secured bond and has a court date set for June 24.

WPCC president announces 2020 retirement

Western Piedmont Community College’s president has announced his intention to retire, but he’ll serve one more year on the job before stepping away. The News Herald reports Dr. Michael Helmick’s retirement would go into effect June 30.