April 2015



In wake of the deadly earthquakes in Nepal, GIS program coordinators at DSU says volunteers are needed to assist with the creation of maps

The Center for Interdisciplinary Geospatial Information Technologies lab is offering a brief training, food and drink as the map-making process continues through Friday. Thousands are dead after the quakes devastated large stretches of the region. The maps made on the Cleveland campus will be used by the international response community…


Another alleged burglar caught in Cleveland

A new arrest and more charges in Cleveland where police continue to round-up burglary suspects and match them with previously unsolved crimes. The arrests follow a police investigation into a series of local break-ins. 29 year old Jessie Kitrell was arrested in connection to a reported burglary. He also faces…




Alleged shooters all behind bars

Narcardis Williams sits in a local jail cell this morning having been arrested by Greenville police in connection to the city’s third murder in less than a week. The 30 year old Greenville man is accused of fatally shooting 20 year old Nicholas Smith Saturday morning. Investigators say several shots…



City responds to violent, senseless killings

Extra patrols will take to the streets of Greenville now that the local police chief’s request for overtime pay has been approved. City councilors agreed with Freddie Cannon’s plea for an increased police presence in wake of a two separate fatal shootings last Wednesday. Homicide detectives were investigating the bloody…