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Police Use DNA Evidence To Arrest South Jersey Man For Two 1989 Murders

Twenty-five years later, a Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) search revealed a positive DNA match to 51-year-old Rudolph Churchill, a convicted offender from Georgia with a residence in NJ.

03/19/2014

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Wrestlers In Alleged ‘Lynching’ Photo Defend Themselves Against Claims It Was Racially Motivated

Eight members of a New Jersey high school wrestling team have been scratched from a state tournament days after a photo surfaced of team members apparently simulating a lynching.

02/20/2014

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Authorities Looking Into NJ Wrestlers’ Alleged Lynching Photo

New Jersey school sports officials have asked the state Division on Civil Rights to look into a photo that shows members of a high school wrestling team apparently depicting a lynching.

02/19/2014

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Meeting To Be Held At Local High School To Discuss Water Safety In Paulsboro

A Borough council meeting is being held at Paulsboro High School Monday night to allow residents the opportunity to ask questions about contamination in their water supply.

02/18/2014

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Ex-NJ Teacher Gets 7 Years In Luring Case

A former New Jersey high school teacher has been sent to prison for seven years for posing online as a teenage boy in what prosecutors say was an attempt to lure a female student into sex.

12/07/2013

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Paulsboro Teacher Convicted In Attempted Luring Of Student

A southern New Jersey teacher who authorities say pretended to be a teenage boy online in an effort to have a sexual encounter with one of his students has been found guilty of official misconduct and luring.

10/29/2013

Emergency crews responded to the scene of a freight train that derailed in Paulsboro, New Jersey, and resulted in a chemical spill Friday, Nov. 30. (see full story) (Credit: CBS 3)

Conrail Responds To Lawsuit From Paulsboro Spill

Consolidated Rail Corp., known as Conrail, filed its motion in U.S. District Court in Camden on Tuesday, four days after a complaint was filed by more than two dozen individuals and business owners.

10/02/2013

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Train Derails In Gibbstown, NJ; No Reports Of Any Injuries

Officials in New Jersey say an empty train has derailed in Paulsboro, NJ.

09/16/2013

Paulsboro train derailment scene (Credit: American Red Cross)

First Responders File Lawsuit In Paulsboro Train Derailment

Fifteen first responders have filed a lawsuit claiming Conrail was negligent in the aftermath of a train derailment and chemical spill in southern New Jersey last year.

08/07/2013

Paulsboro train derailment scene (Credit: American Red Cross)

NTSB To Hold Hearing On Paulsboro Train Derailment

The National Transportation Safety Board is planning a hearing to gather facts about a November train derailment in New Jersey that caused a noxious gas to be released into the air.

06/25/2013

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Gloucester County EMS To Serve New Town Starting In June

Officials have announced that the Gloucester County Emergency Medical Services will being handling emergency medical services in Harrison Township in June.

05/30/2013

Self-Described ‘Worst Guy Ever’ Sentenced To 30 Years For Break-in, Rape Of Ex-Girlfriend

A Paulsboro man whose ex-girlfriend called him a “monster” has been sentenced to a lengthy prison term.

05/10/2013

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Paulsboro Derailment Settlement Would Limit Future Lawsuits By Affected Children

A railroad is offering parents in southern New Jersey a settlement stemming from a derailment that would make it difficult for their children to sue if they get sick in the future.

03/12/2013

Emergency crews responded to the scene of a freight train that derailed in Paulsboro, New Jersey, and resulted in a chemical spill Friday, Nov. 30. (see full story) (Credit: CBS 3)

Paulsboro Community Still Feeling Negative Effects After Train Derailment

Students leave Paulsboro high school after a full day of classes. Traffic in town seems to be at its normal pace. But almost five weeks after the train derailment and vinyl chloride leak that kept people in their homes or forced evacuations, many are trying to recoup what they say the derailment cost them.

01/03/2013

file photo of Paulsboro train derailment scene (Credit: American Red Cross)

Paulsboro Residents Warned About Door To Door Scammers

“It is unfortunate given everything (residents) have been through recently but there are always opportunists out there,” Gloucester County freeholder Lyman Barnes said.

12/19/2012

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