Archive - Aug 8, 2008
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Already small, Navassa Police Department still down an officer
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/08/2008 - 4:03pm.

It has been nearly three weeks since former Navassa Police Chief Ricky Thorpe resigned after being charged with drunk driving. There are now only two acting police officers left in Navassa, and officials have yet to pick Thorpe's replacement.

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Scholarship fund set up for murder victim's daughter
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/08/2008 - 4:01pm.

The search for an alleged murderer ended yesterday with the suspect turning a gun on himself.

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Oak Island residents concerned for safety
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/08/2008 - 3:58pm.

Allegations of sexual harassment have been shaking up the Oak Island Police Department. Four officers, including a sergeant have resigned in the past week.

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Flavor of the Past: Latimer House
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/08/2008 - 3:55pm.

videoAll this week, we have been featuring historic locations around Wilmington and the restaurants they are paired with on the tour. There may be no better example of Wilmington's prosperous past than the Latimer House.

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Pender County residents helping rebuild oyster beds
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/08/2008 - 3:52pm.

People in Pender County have been saving their oyster shells. Today, those shells were put to a good use. WWAY joined volunteers from Pender Watch, UNCW and the Division of Marine Fisheries to lay down some oyster beds in forest sound.

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CFCC dedicates Surf City location
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/08/2008 - 3:50pm.

Cape Fear Community College dedicated its site for its Surf City campus.

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Booze It and Lose it Day in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/08/2008 - 3:31pm.

0-8, 0-8. 0-8 -- those numbers have an important meaning for officers of the law.

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Edwards admits to affair, denies fathering child
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/08/2008 - 3:13pm.

Former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards is admitting to an extramarital affair but denies fathering the woman's daughter.

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