Archive - Apr 2009
NHC to cut back on school nurses
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 4:12pm.

The New Hanover County school system is trying to figure out how to cut their budget. One idea is to reduce the hours, and numbers, of school nurses.

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IRS lists the 2009 Dirty Dozen tax scams
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 4:09pm.

As the tax deadline draws near, taxpayers should be wary of scams. Tuesday, the IRS issued its 2009 Dirty Dozen list of tax scams.

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Dr. Findt installed as president at Bladen Community College
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 4:05pm.

Bladen Community College has new leadership. In a ceremony on Tuesday, Dr. William Findt was officially installed as the college's fourth president.

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Tarica Pulliam remembered as family is awarded grant
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 4:04pm.

Members of the New Hanover County Sheriffs Department took time out Tuesday to remember one of their own.

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Wilmington man dies after crashing car into Kings Grant house
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 3:55pm.

videoWilliam Jeffrey Polley was driving a minivan down Lord Tennyson Drive Monday night when he failed to make a turn and crashed into Tim Worrell's brick home. He died a short time after reaching the hospital, however.

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NC think-tank's panel urges lower, broader taxes
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 10:51am.

A think tank wants lawmakers to revamp North Carolina's tax system by cutting tax rates while making more people pay taxes on more things.

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Investigators hope to talk to wounded NC principal
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 10:50am.

Investigators are hoping the North Carolina middle school principal who was shot in the face while driving to work will be able to talk to them this week.

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NC furniture plant plans to close in 2 months
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 10:48am.

A furniture manufacturing plant in western North Carolina plans to close in two months, eliminating more than 100 jobs.

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