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Student's eyelid cut on school bus
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 09/19/2011 - 3:55pm.

Brunswick County Schools are dealing with multiple incidents on their buses. Last week we told you about a child put on a wrong bus. Friday a student was left with a bloody eye.

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New VA clinic will keep vets from long trips to doctor
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 09/19/2011 - 3:44pm.

videoIt has been a project more than six years in the making. Today a ground breaking was held to mark the start of construction on a new Veteran Affairs super clinic in Wilmington.

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Wilmington marks 25th anniversary of 'Blue Velvet'
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/19/2011 - 2:48pm.

"Blue Velvet" opened Sept. 19, 1986. It was a box office flop, grossing just $7.2 million in first-run ticket sales against estimated production costs of $6 million, but it was a critical success.

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ONLY ON 3: State regulators visit Leland Police Department
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 09/19/2011 - 1:33pm.

After a week of revelations about Leland Police, the department got a visit today from state regulators.

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FIRST ON 3: After week of controversy, Leland chief cancels walkabout
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/19/2011 - 1:24pm.

After a week of controversy involving a former officer shot in between the legs with training ammunition and revelations that he punched another officer during a bachelor party, Leland Police Chief Tim Jayne canceled his neighborhood walkabout scheduled for tonight.

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NC Highway Patrol suspends training academy
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/19/2011 - 1:01pm.

The North Carolina Highway Patrol has indefinitely suspended its cadet training as budget cuts force a hiring freeze.

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UNC releases response to NCAA Notice Of Allegations
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/19/2011 - 1:00pm.

The University of North Carolina will vacate all 16 football victories from the 2008 and 2009 seasons, as well as reduce scholarships and put its program on two years of probation as self-imposed penalties following an NCAA investigation into improper benefits and academic misconduct.

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Confederate flag returns to Cape Fear Museum
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 09/19/2011 - 12:29pm.

The Cape Fear Museum welcomed home a restored piece of history this morning. A Confederate flag that flew over Fort Fisher during the Civil War is back after undergoing conservation work.

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