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Week # 3 - high school football preview
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 10:40pm.

video Week number three of the high school football season will back on its normal night after a different night last week. Jesse Jones takes a look at some of the premier matchups.

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Berger reacts to controversy
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 4:43pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger made headlines this week as reports surfaced that he may have tried to commit suicide. Berger has since denied those claims and accused police of wrongdoing.

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Water Quality Swimming Alerts lifted
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 3:52pm.

Bacteria levels are back to normal at the public beach access at South Shore Drive and Kinston Avenue in Surf City. Same good news for Lighthouse Park in Caswell Beach.

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One dead, another in custody after overnight shooting in Rocky Point
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 3:26pm.

video It happened around 10:30 p.m. on Brighton Road in the Summit Ridge neighborhood. The Pender County Sheriff's Office says when deputies arrived at the home of Michael Grant the 34-year-old fired a gun at the deputies.

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Investigators release few details about 9-day-old mauled by dog
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 3:13pm.

video The Bladen County Sheriff's Office and the District Attorney's Office are still not releasing very much information about what happened. But this afternoon, we finally at least found out who the child was.

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CFCC students ready 9/11 monument for 10th anniversary
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 3:07pm.

video We are quickly approaching the 10th anniversary of September 11. As the anniversary draws near, some local students are remembering the lives lost by creating what their teacher calls a "truly inspired" monument.

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DOT figures out why bridge got stuck, working on repairs
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 1:34pm.

During testing operations overnight, NC Department of Transportation personnel determined that a brake motor malfunctioned causing a short circuit in the Cape Fear River Memorial Bridge's computer system. As a result, the bridge remained open in its upright position for over an hour yesterday.

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CDC: Doctors prescribing fewer antibiotics to kids
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 12:35pm.

Health officials say a push to get pediatricians to stop prescribing antibiotics for the wrong illnesses is paying off a bit.

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