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Kure Beach mayor explains profanity-laced tirade at fellow commissioners
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 4:14pm.

video An area mayor known for saying it how it is says he'll continue to speak his mind despite a recent outburst. Dean Lambeth is known as Kure Beach's straight-shooting mayor, but some have questioned a recent outburst during a town retreat.

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Report: Building Trader Joe's on College & Oleander wouldn't make traffic worse
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 4:08pm.

Building a Trader Joe's in the empty lot on College and Oleander wouldn't cause much more congestion says a study done for the city.

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Atlanta Braves and Mandalay reps in town for tonight's city council meeting to talk new stadium
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 3:29pm.

Former Atlanta Braves Manager Bobby Cox, as well as Atlanta Braves General Manager Frank Wren and Mandalay Baseball CEO Art Matin are in town to attend tonight's Wilmington City Council meeting.

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FIRST ON 3: Wrightsville Beach wants to spend $2,300 to display pictures at convention center
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 2:48pm.

About this time last year, leaders of the beach towns voiced their concerns about not being visually represented on the walls of the new convention center. When it launched, only historic photos of Wilmington were hanging.

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Friends School of Wilmington announces new Head of School
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 2:07pm.

The Friends School of Wilmington recently announced the hiring of Brenda Esch Boggess to serve as the new Head of School effective July 1, 2012.

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'Best value' colleges: Some have high price tags
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 2:02pm.

The latest list of America's "best value" colleges includes several with the highest sticker prices in the nation, according to a new ranking released Monday.

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HEALTHWATCH: CDC - Bread beats out chips as biggest salt source
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 1:57pm.

Bread and rolls are the No. 1 source of salt in the American diet, accounting for more than twice as much sodium as salty junk food like potato chips.

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New Greenpeace 'Rainbow Warrior' flagship coming to Southport
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 12:19pm.

On February 11th the new Greenpeace Rainbow Warrior flagship will arrive in Southport. The custom built vessel has recently arrived from Europe and is one of the most advanced sailing ships in the world.

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