Archive - Mar 7, 2008
Repeat sex offender gets 11 years for failure to register
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2008 - 5:43pm.

Sex offenders are required by law to register their addresses. A repeat offender in New Hanover County found out about the consequences of not doing so Friday -- an 11-year prison sentence.

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Greyhound sold ticket to runaway teen
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2008 - 5:31pm.

How young is too young to travel alone? Greyhound sold a bus ticket to a 17-year-old Hampstead teen, now her mother wants answers.

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WPD hopes to curb gun violence with hotline
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2008 - 5:29pm.

This week marked the fourth murder of this young year in Wilmington all of them involved guns.

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3 lawsuits against Brunswick County schools dropped
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2008 - 5:26pm.

The three lawsuits against the Brunswick County school board were dismissed Friday, but they will be re-filed.

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Yaupon Pier auctioned off
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2008 - 3:39pm.

The pier actually sold to the only bidder. Cooperative Bank was going to foreclose on the property anyway.

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Finding quality child care
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2008 - 2:29pm.

It won't be long now, our Ann McAdams will soon be coming back from maternity leave and she's been busy getting ready to return. One of the concerns facing Ann is one for all new mothers who plan on returning to their careers: finding quality child care.

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Two firefighters killed in Salisbury
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2008 - 1:56pm.

A hospital official says two firefighters have died fighting a five-alarm fire at a wood millworks in Rowan County.

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Defendant in Jordan slaying gets new sentence
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2008 - 1:53pm.

One of the men convicted of killing the father of NBA star Michael Jordan has received a new sentence that makes him eligible for parole in eight years.

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