Archive - Jul 2011
Asheville area cell tower gets public support
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 07/28/2011 - 8:00am.

A 150-foot communications tower being designed to resemble a white pine tree will soar over the upscale Biltmore Forest suburb of Asheville if residents approve an upcoming test run.

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Greensboro parents tried to ensure child's safety
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 07/28/2011 - 7:55am.

The mother of an 8-year-old girl killed by a hit-and-run driver just outside Greensboro says she is upset by criticism that parental neglect led to her daughter's death.

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Swansboro woman charged in house fire and burglary
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 07/28/2011 - 7:48am.

A Swansboro woman has been accused of stealing guns, a guitar and fishing poles from a Stella residence and then setting the house on fire.

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FIRST ON 3: Missing man's cousin arrested after chase ends with crash involving suspect, police car
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 07/27/2011 - 10:39pm.

video Police say they arrested Laquin Hines. Relatives say Hines is the cousin of Al'Quon Flowers, who's been missing since last week.

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Man shot downtown off Wright Street
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 07/27/2011 - 10:38pm.

Wednesday night police responded to a call on Wright Street in downtown Wilmington, and a shooting happened at that scene after they left.

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ONLY ON 3: Missing man's family looks for closure
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 07/27/2011 - 10:00pm.

videoIt has been more than a week since 18-year-old Al'Quon Flowers went missing. Brunswick County deputies and Wilmington Police are still looking for the man whose family says his background may have had something to do with the incident.

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North Carolina legislature finalize redistricting plans
Submitted by Laura Seel on Wed, 07/27/2011 - 9:42pm.

The North Carolina Legislature has completed redrawing boundaries for the General Assembly and the state's congressional delegation based on changing population patterns since 2000.

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Pitt county woman charged with animal cruelty
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 07/27/2011 - 8:51pm.

Authorities in Pitt County have charged a woman with animal cruelty after 76 dogs, cats and rabbits were rescued from her home.

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