Archive - Jun 6, 2011
New Hanover Commissioners vote against hospital's partnership with Charlotte system
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 10:35pm.

New Hanover County Commissioners made the final decision Monday night and voted 4 to 1 against the agreement with Commissioner Jonathan Barfield casting the only vote for the contract.

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Castle Hayne incorporation clears Senate vote
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 8:59pm.

The state Senate is one vote away from helping open the door for Castle Hayne to become New Hanover County's fifth incorporated area.

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School system drops appeal, student allowed to wear nose ring
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 8:45pm.

A Johnston County high school student will be able to wear a nose ring to class as long as she remains a member of a religious group that practices body modification.

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Bladen County's Trelonnie Owens named assistant basketball coach at South View
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 8:20pm.

At Bladenboro High School his friends called him "Tree" because he took up a lot of space on the basketball court. Owens recently returned to his roots. In fact the former Wake Forest Demon Deacon lives in Bladen County once again, but he'll be coaching in Cumberland County during the upcoming hoops season.

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ONLY ON 3: After one year on job West Bladen principal making impact
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 4:43pm.

videoIt was a year ago that West Bladen High School made headlines for several incidents on campus. But a new school year and a new principal have put the school in a whole new light.

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Carolina shrimp numbers down after cold winter
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 4:43pm.

videoA popular seafood item at many restaurants is either disappearing from menus or being replaced by catch that is not from the Carolinas. The reason is the number of native shrimp has significantly dwindled, and the weather is to blame.

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Weiner admits sending inappropriate photos, says he won't resign
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 3:52pm.

US Rep. Anthony Weiner says he has sent inappropriate photos to and had inappropriate communications with about six women over the past three years - some after he was married - and says he's "very sorry."

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ONLY ON 3: Animal shelter struggling after food donation stolen
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 2:45pm.

videoA Brunswick County woman says she's trying to do what's right, and now she has to work a little bit harder after someone took her donations.

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