Archive - Jun 7, 2011
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Post 10 gets bumped off the mound by a new Wilmington legion baseball team
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 11:02pm.

video Wilmington Post 10 is not the only Wilmington based American Legion baseball team in New Hanover County this year. There's a new team in town. In fact the new kid on the block is the new king of the hill, at least they were on Tuesday night.

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FIRST ON 3: District Attorney says no laws broken releasing Berger unemployment info
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 10:59pm.

To date, there is no evldence to conclude that any crime has been committed. If facts are developed in the future that laws were violated, my office remains open to ensuring that these violations are addressed in a court of law.

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Several local players are selected on day two of MLB Draft
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 10:35pm.

video A UNCW Seahawk, two future Seahawks, a Whiteville native, a New Hanover High School graduate, and an East Bladen Eagle highlight the list of area players selected on day two of the Major League Baseball draft.

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Wilmington's budget gets city council's preliminary approval
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 10:31pm.

video Wilmington City Council met tonight for a preliminary vote on the 2011-2012 budget and unanimously approved it. With the city facing a fourth year of budget shortfalls, council members say they are attempting to compensate as best they can.

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State legislature pushing through election-related bills
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 9:05pm.

The Republican-led Legislature is pushing through several election-related bills that would make it easier for third-party candidates to get on the ballot, make judicial races partisan again and eliminate straight-party voting.

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House backing pro-life license plates
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 8:59pm.

The North Carolina House is backing an effort to put an anti-abortion message on license plates and rejecting tags bearing an abortion rights phrase.

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Travis Pait named West Bladen basketball coach
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 3:58pm.

Ken Cross shook up Bladen County when he left the West Bladen Knights in order to coach the East Bladen Eagles. Today the Knights introduced the replacement for Ken Cross. It'll be Bladenboro native Travis Pait.

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