Archive - Nov 1, 2011
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ONLY ON 3: Leland Mayor Futch asks feds to investigate Barfield, Thompson, Sue & Saffo
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:59pm.

video While he has no interest finding out if allegations of misconduct and corruption within his police department are true, Leland Mayor Walter Futch has found time to ask the Department of Transportation to investigate allegations of conspiracy against area political leaders.

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State review found deficiencies in Leland PD training; LPD says most corrected
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:57pm.

A state review found dozens of training deficiencies within the Leland Police Department. The review conducted in September found 89 deficiencies in all, but Leland Police Chief Tim Jayne says most have been corrected.

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ONLY ON 3: 'One Tree Hill' fan finally gets wish to meet favorite star
Submitted by IE on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:47pm.

Third time's the charm for a die-hard "One Tree Hill" fan whose quest was to meet star sophia bush despite cerebral palsy. On her third trip from Cleveland, OH, to Wilmington to watch the filming of "One Tree Hill," Melissa Fowler finally met Bush.

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Laney wins first round playoff soccer game
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:43pm.

video The Laney Buccaneers opened the first round of the state soccer playoffs with a win on Tuesday. The Bucs beat the Garner Trojans 4-1.

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New Hanover Co. Board votes in favor for D.C. Virgo to become charter school
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:37pm.

video The question of the night: what to do with D.C. Virgo Middle School. A few were in favor of keeping D.C. Virgo as a traditional school, but when all was said and done, the majority voted in favor of pursuing a charter school application.

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Brunswick County School Board holds special meeting on staggered day schedule
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:23pm.

video Staggered school scheduling, which started this year in Brunswick County, has cause quite a bit of controversy. Concerned parents were able to voice their opinions at a special Brunswick Couty School Board meeting Tuesday night.

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Wilmington council continues look at sign ordinance
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 9:07pm.

The centerpiece of the Wilmington City council meeting was the sign ordinance that has downtown business owners downright mad.

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Hoggard volleyball earns spot in 4-A state finals
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 9:01pm.

video The Hoggard Vikings are Raleigh bound. Hoggard will be playing in the 4-A state championship for high school volleyball on Saturday at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh.

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