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Strange bedfellows in Moore sheriff’s race

Moore County sheriff Neil Godfrey has — to most reasonable observers — done a pretty good job running the department.  A career lawman who rose through the ranks of the SBI, Godfrey was recruited to the sheriff’s office to serve as then-sheriff Lane Carter’s second-in-command. …

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Moore County Sheriff Lane Carter stepping down May 1

  Moore County GOP leaders were surprised Tuesday evening with the news that county sheriff Lane Carter intends to step down from his post on May 1.  Carter submitted a letter announcing his intention to retire from office  to the county board of commissioners. The…