- News Staff
04/14/2023 AM News Break
By Jenna Guzman
In local news, a historical cabin is being restored. According to the Watauga Democrat, the Tatum Cabin at Horn in the West is planned to be restored after a year of the Southern Appalachian Historical Association working to do so. According to the Watauga Democrat, the cabin is 230 years old, and weather has impacted the way the building looks today. The association received the permit to restore the cabin Monday from The Town of Boone. After its approval, the cabin will be taken apart and then rebuilt.
In state news, thousands of dollars in camera equipment has been stolen from a NASCAR driving school. According to WBTV, the Rowan County Sheriff's office is investigating more than $27,000 worth of items stolen, including multiple cameras, camera bags, radios and more. According to the report, a padlock on a trailer at the Rusty Wallace Driving Experience in Mooresville was cut, allowing the thief to break into the trailer and steal the equipment. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Rowan County Sheriff's office.
In national news, the FBI arrested an Air National Guardsman on Thursday who was suspected of leaking classified documents. According to NBC News, 21-year-old Jack Teixera was arrested “without incident” in connection to the investigation of classified documents being leaked on the internet. Teixera is a member of the Massachusetts Air National Guard. He will have an appearance at the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts. This is still an ongoing investigation.
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