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FIRST ON 3: Ashley High School assistant teacher arrested for indecent liberties with student
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 7:19pm.

A New Hanover County teacher is in jail charged with indecent liberties with a 17-year-old girl. The victim is a student at Ashley High School, where White worked, according to an arrest warrant.

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Walnut Street closed at 3rd Street Wednesday
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 4:51pm.

Work on North 3rd Street in Downtown Wilmington will mean another detour for drivers tomorrow. Traffic on Walnut Street will not be able to cross 3rd Street.

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Carolina Beach hires new fire chief
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 4:42pm.

Carolina Beach has a new fire chief. Alan Griffin will start April 23.

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Grooms case goes to jury
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 3:13pm.

video A jury is deciding the fate of a man accused of hitting and killing a father and son cycling on River Road last year. Thomas Grooms took the stand in his own defense during his murder trial. He is accused of killing David and Trey Doolittle last April.

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Lenon Fisher steps down at East Bladen
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 2:57pm.

East Bladen head football coach Lenon Fisher wanted to wait until Thursday to announce his retirement plans, but word slipped out today that the veteran coach will step down as the Eagles head football coach. Fisher has been the football coach in Elizabethtown since 1980.

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New method to stop forced annexation blocked
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 2:52pm.

video The fight over forced annexation in North Carolina continues, after a judge struck down a law giving property owners a voice in the process.

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"Garden & Gun" magazine features Wilmington
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 2:46pm.

video "Garden & Gun" is an unlikely sounding magazine. It focuses on telling stories of the south, and this month the magazine set its sights on Wilmington. The Port City is the feature of an eight-page spread in "Garden and Gun," which combines gardening with outdoor sports in a decidedly southern flavor.

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Brunswick Co. Sheriff fires deputy cleared in shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 2:40pm.

Brunswick County Sheriff John Ingram has fired a deputy cleared last month in a shooting investigation.

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