Archive - May 14, 2008
Boiling Spring Lakes police chief under investigation
Submitted by on Wed, 05/14/2008 - 11:31pm.

The Boiling Spring Lakes Police Chief is under investigation by the state agency that certifies law enforcement officers. The intense scrutiny is over a few gallons of gas.

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Dog Court in Wilmington
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 05/14/2008 - 10:43pm.

videoA three-year old boy died Wednesday evening in Onslow County after being mauled by a pit bull at Camp Lejeune. The dog was caught and is being held at the Camp Lejeune kennel. What happens if you have a complaint about a dangerous dog? In New Hanover County it very well may end up in dog court... a light hearted name for a place that could have deadly consequences.

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New retail complex being planned
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/14/2008 - 5:18pm.

Big plans are in the works for the intersection of Gordon Road and North College. Plans call for a 250,000 square foot shopping center.

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NC officials reverse college admissions policy for illegal immigrants
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/14/2008 - 4:33pm.

videoThe state now says illegal immigrants will be prohibited from pursuing degrees at North Carolina community colleges, at least until state officials figure out whether a mandate passed six months ago to enroll illegal immigrants violates federal laws.

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Cost of summer RVing
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/14/2008 - 12:23pm.

videoRVing is a great way to see the country, but soaring fuel prices may put the brakes on one of the summer's popular vacation activities. Some motor homes have a 55 gallon fuel tank and it costs around $200 to fill. That's up almost $50 from last year.

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Kenan School of Engineering Update
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/14/2008 - 11:58am.

School officials are now saying that the Kenan School of Engineering will be open next year, but will adopt a different model and only be available to certain students.

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Ocean Isle Beach Plans Memorial for Fire Victims
Submitted by on Wed, 05/14/2008 - 11:13am.

Ocean Isle Beach will hold a memorial on Friday afternoon for seven SC college students who died in a fire there last fall.

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Defining Digital: Why the switch to DTV?
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Wed, 05/14/2008 - 7:42am.

videoWith the switch to digital television less than four months away, we are trying to help you better understand what's happening. Yesterday we looked at the science behind television and the switch to digital. Today we take a look at why the conversion from analog is happening in the first place.

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