Archive - Dec 14, 2009
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Monday marks busiest day for USPS
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 5:52pm.

videoIt’s the most wonderful time of the year, but it can often be the most hectic. The United States Postal Service delivers 16.6 billion cards and packages between Thanksgiving and Christmas.

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Pet owners upset in Pender County
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 5:41pm.

videoPender County is looking at ways to strengthen it's dog ordinances. Nothing was decided Monday, but upset pet owners spoke out about their beloved dogs getting viciously attacked or killed by "dangerous" neighborhood dogs.

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Lines yet to be drawn in New Hanover County redistricting
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 5:11pm.

It is an issue that has had parents heated for months. Monday, the New Hanover County School Board met to further it's discussion of middle school redistricting.

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Perdue pays a visit to Camp Lejeune
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 5:03pm.

Governor Bev Perdue paid a visit to Camp Lejeune Monday for a briefing on the upcoming deployment of Marines to Afghanistan. The governor talked about her personal connection to this base, and the needs of the men and women who will soon be shipping out.

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New Hanover High student caught with knives at school
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 4:35pm.

A student is in custody after being caught with knives on school grounds. New Hanover High School went into lockdown early Monday morning after a sophomore was found in the bathroom with knives.

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How social networking sites are benefiting busy moms
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 4:07pm.

videoMost busy moms do not have a lot of extra time to read the paper, or catch up with friends. Social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook are helping them stay plugged-in.

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Judge: Free NC inmates from 'life' sentences
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 10:48am.

A North Carolina judge has ruled that two inmates should be set free from the "life" sentences they received in the 1970s.

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Disaster management firm moves to NC with 430 jobs
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 10:47am.

A Louisiana-based disaster management consultant is moving its headquarters to North Carolina in a move expected to bring 430 jobs in the next six years.

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