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BRUNSWICK COUNTY -- We're finally hearing new information about the subpoenas issued for some of Brunswick County sheriff Ron Hewett's family members and deputies. Federal investigators requested information about Hewett and 27 other people. The subpoenas reference inmate work issued by the sheriff during the month of October. Sources within the law enforcement community say Hewett had inmates do yardwork at his house in preparation for his son's wedding. That wedding took place October 20. That information has not been confirmed. Those subpoenaed are expected to testify tomorrow and Thursday.

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For weeks every time you

For weeks every time you picked up the paper or turned the news on all you heard or read about was sheriff Hewett. Now everything is quite. Is'nt it time for an update to let everyone know what is going on in the investigations? I think now that the county has it's investigation going on that the federal will probably not do anything with theirs.

land perking in brunswick county

why is it when land don't perk in brunswick county,its ok when big time comes in to build,why do they go by yellow sand to perk,don't they know all over america,land has different colors,its ok if you have a large manufacturing site,just pump it in a ditch,or better yet if you run a power plant just pump it in the ocean,with a large underground pipe

Ron Hewett

Let's see how everyone would feel if they had $10,000 in personal property stolen and when they try to follow up and see what is being done, the sheriff's department states, "If you come back in here I will have you arrested." What did I do wrong--nothing!!!! I wanted the people who broke into my house and stole my property to be arrested. And yes I know who did it. A person who lied to sheriff's deputy telling him he owned the house and property. Wait--I thought you could prove ownership by way of deeds and there is a way to check on that. I held the deed to this property which was given to me by family. But do you think the sheriff's department checked on it. No--they took the bad person's word for it and my word meant nothing. So I hope that they put Ronald under the jail house!!!!! And yes I know him, went to school with him, grew up in Brunswick County.

SORRY BUT SOMETHING IS NOT

SORRY BUT SOMETHING IS NOT RIGHT ABOUT YOUR STORY "SOUNDS LIKE SOMEONE IS NOT TELLING THE TRUTH" HOPE IT WORKS OUT ..BUT IT HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH THIS STORY

sorry but somethin is not

Are you talking about my post? If so I hope that you experience the trouble I have and then you will know who is telling the truth. I am a person who tries very hard to be a excellent citizen and obey all laws. For someone to break into my house and steal my property is very wrong, and for the sheriff's department to be rude and uncaring in uncalled for. And yes I feel it does have something to do with the story, it goes to show that the Ronald Hewett and his department does not try to help the good people of Brunswick County but to aide in making their wallets fatter by helping the crooks.

*Rumors* about "Da Plane"

Why is it that all the people showing up for the grand jury are taking the fifth? No one is talking. And what is with that airplane? ---------------------------------------- Does anyone remember the Mid-late 70's and then Sheriff Strong, (if I remember correctly, In Columbus County, U-haul trucks of Marijuana getting stopped, Secret Air strips, Brunswick Drug/Shrimp boats, ?) In connection with the Cocolor FBI investigation way back then?,Quite a few of the *old names*, such as Relatives of RH & Company were involved, (distant cousins etc, ) from long time families in Brunswick Co. I think RC. Soles had some accusations also, from those times... Now, I'm going too QUOTE this *RUMOR* * Disclaimer*: *SPECULATION* *GROWS* First quote: Planes without "lights" flying tree top level up the Lockwood Folly River from the Ocean... Stories told about a Commercial fisherman's boat being boarded by *police* on Southports commercial dock onto a snapper boat/drugs taken/Guys were "roughed up"/never charged.....Told "not" too try it again as "they" controlled "the business". Officers "already" having been charged with Drug Trafficking... 70's/ 1980's Part duex? Next post..... QUOTE: There was this fellow who used too have one of those "air Boats" over in Sunset Harbor... Time frame from July 01/02 This other fellow was fishing at Varnums Shrimp Dock, (Beacon 1 Seafood), around the hours between 10 and 2 AM in the mornings during the Summer...He was also there too keep eyes on the Shrimp boats parked there because of possible Vandalism on Beacon 1's Shrimp Docks/house.(kids/drunks) This fellow was just Fishing and thought that feller from across the bay got too drinking and took His Airboat for a ride one night, it's LOUD and sounds like a dern plane... This guy, looking down river expecting too "see" the Air~boat come up river, saw instead as the Sound grew LOUDER, the outline of a Turbo-Prop twin engine plane fly right straight up the River... With NO Navigation Lights, At Tree top level... He could see the glare of the instrument panel as it "flew by" Scared the Be-Jesus outta Him... Over the course of the summer, while fishing, This guy would "hear/see" this plane several more times during the Summer, Either on a Wensday/Thursday night... Flying tree-top level, no lights, coming in from the Ocean, disappearing up-river over the tree-tops..Up the Lockwood Folly Watershed. So the "RUMOR" goes.... My Opinion, It's VERY Rural and perfect, if I was flying like that too land across 17/211 intersection into the gamelands with plenty of cleared blocks, with straight dirt roads that you could landa small plane, (yes I've been out there at some of the hunt camps..) I see there's Alot of RH Hewett Supports here, though, If you happen too get on the "wrong side" of Him or His Supporters, this includes and not Limited too, Gore's Grisset's Robinson's Hewett's (Caucasian) Hewett's (colored) Did you know they were "ONE" family at one time? Varnum Holden's List goes on... and *Cronies*, You're in for a bad time in BC. Just sayin... Long time BC native....

clueless

I dont think you have a clue. Your post is so far off course it dont deserve any further comment. Stick to the present not the past.

Totaly agree with you.....So

Totaly agree with you.....So far gone...

WHAT DIFERENCE DOES IT MAKE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

THOSE INMATES NEED TO WORK AT HIS HOUSE BECAUSE THEY WASTED THE COUNTY TIME FOR BEING IN THERE RON IS AGREAT GUY AND POEOPLE NEED TO GET THE FACTS STRAIGHT BEFORE THEY BET THERE BIG GUMS!!!!!!! MAD REDNECK COUNTRY BOY HOMEGROWN BRUINSWICK COUNTY CITIZEN

Inmates

And how many inmates sitting in the county jails have been tried and convicted? Or maybe it's that they wouldn't have been arrested if they weren't guilty, so therefore they don't need to be tried.

You've got to be kidding!

You've got to be kidding! That post is a joke!

how dare he?

How dare Hewwet make those inmates work !!!!! What is this world coming to???????? Ok.....seriously. 1. its probably the only honest work they have ever done. 2. Maybe they volunteered to do it. 3. who gives a hoot? Wouldn't you all much rather be outside then sitting in a jail cell? Be Thankful it was October and not mid July.

WhatEVER

IDO NOT KNOW ANY OF THE HEWETTS HOWEVER I HAVE HEARD (SINCE I MOVED HERE) THAT THIS HAS BEEN THE BEST GUY YOU HAVE HAD IN THIS POSITION (FROM A LOT OF PEOPLE, NATIVE BRUNSWICK COUNTY RESIDENTS) I HAVE BEEN FOLLOWING ALL OF THIS GARBAGE ABOUT MR. HEWETT AND I THINK THAT THE COWARD THAT HAS STARTED ALL OF THIS SHOULD STEP UP TO THE PLATE...... ID YOURSELF.... SORRY MR.HEWETT, BUT I THINK SOMEONE WANTS YOUR JOB.....AND JUST LIKE IT IS IN POLITICS MOST WILL GO TO ANY EXTREME.... OH, BY THE WAY I WAS A GUEST AT THE WEDDING AND IT WAS NOT AT THE HEWETT HOUSE AND I HELPED SETUP AND CLEAN UP.... AND I WAS NOT AN INMATE... NOTHING TO DO WITH THIS WEDDING TOOK PLACE AT HIS HOUSE. OH! THE ARTICLE DOES SAY, "HAD INMATES DO YARDWORK AT HIS HOUSE IN PREPARATION FOR HIS SONS WEDDING"-----WEDDING WAS NOT THERE...... GET THE FACTS BEFORE REPORTING.. NOR

The article does not say the

The article does not say the wedding was at his house!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Grand Jury

I think the culprit that started all of this is the Grand Jury.

If you don't know any of the

If you don't know any of the "Hewitts", why were you a guest at the wedding?

been a guest

He/she may have been the guest of an invited person, or may have been working at the wedding.

inmate or guest?

Maybe he was the inmate that had to pickup trash as the party was ending.

Bystander NOR about Sheriff Hewett

Just a quick question for you. Do you often go to weddings of people that you do not know? You start saying you do not know that hewetts, but then you end saying you were at the wedding? Well, if you do not know the Hewetts, then you must know TK, if you know TK well enough to be invited to her wedding, she never introduced you to Justin...PLEASE GO SOMEWHERE ELSE AND TELL LIES...WE ARE NOT STUPID

I have been there

I also have been the guest of the invitee and did not know either of the people being married. Most weddings also have a caterer, maybe music at the reception, photographer, flower delivery. They also could have been part of the officiating party (i.e. priest, Judge, witness) So plenty of reasons a person could be at the wedding and not know ANYBODY there.

Sheriff Hewett

I don't live in Brunswick County, but from what I've seen and read, Sheriff Hewett is the best sheriff BC has had in a long time. I think Someone is out to get him for whatever reason, and they will stoop to anything to get him. Hang in there, Sheriff.

Hewett

IS THE SHERIFF GUILTY? I DO NOT KNOW BUT LETS WAIT TILL THE GRAND JURY FINISHES THERE INVESTIGATION. IS THERE CORRUPTION IN OUR COUNTY? LOOK AT THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS HERE IN BSL AND ANSWER YES.

BUT

This may be part of it, but Sheriff Hewett was under investigation by the Federal Grand Jury months before the October 20th wedding date, so while this might be part of it, there is definitely more to the story.

workers?

........could have been worse, he could have hired some "undocumented workers" to do the yardwork, comprende?

Ronald Hewett

First of all who gives a s#@t that he had inmates working. First of all they should have to do something. What just let them sit back and relax while doing their time for a crime that they committed? Just like the other comment let them clean everyones yard. I think Ronald Hewett is good for brunswick county. He stands by his employees when they need it the most. LEAVE HIM ALONE!

CRAZY!!!!

All of this is insane!!!! For you people who think the sheriff would have inmates at his house to do yard work before the wedding....grow up and please have common sense. Truly think about it and get your facts right! I was in the wedding and apart of everything that took place and let me tell you the only people doing much work for the wedding were the people in the wedding party and friends. Just leave them alone!

love it

I have to say i love reading this stuff ..some one should write a book..

Yeah good idea! A sequel to

Yeah good idea! A sequel to the movie.

Where is he?

I think that the Sheriff could show alot of people that he hasn't committed any crimes if he would come out of hiding. For someone that would drive across the county just to be on a short TV news segment and has now effectively gone into seclusion, it doesn't leave the taxpayers feeling very good about our Sheriff. If the Sheriff hasn't done anything wrong, then he should face the citizens and tell his side of it. The only reason for anyone to hide is if they have something to hide. The truth shall set you free.

SHERIFF HEWETT

YES THE TRUTH WILL SET HIM FREE. I KNOW A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE JEALOUS OF HIM FOR THE FINE JOB HE HAS DONE FOR BRUNSWICK CO. IT'S A SHAME THAT HE HAS TO BE DRAGGED THROUGH THIS MESS FOR NOTHING. NO BODY CAN DO MIRACLES ANY MORE BUT SHERIFF HEWETT HAS DONE A LOT FOR BRUNSWICK CO. IF HE DECIDES TO STEP DOWN PEOPLE WILL THINK BACK IN MONTHS TO COME AND SAY WHY DIDN'T I STAND BEHIND HIM. WAKE UP JEALOUSY WILL GET YOU NO WHERE. IF SHERIFF HEWETT RAN FOR RE-ELECTION TOMORROW I WOULD VOTE FOR HIM. I HAVE TOTAL CONFIDENCE IN HIM. I HAVE KNOWN SHERIFF HEWETT FOR 14 YEARS.