Archive - Sep 21, 2011
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ONLY ON 3: Leland's top cop recommended for termination
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 10:59pm.

video We've been telling you since last week about all the issues with the Leland Police Department and specifically Police Chief Tim Jayne. We've now learned there was a recommendation that Jayne be fired earlier this year.

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FIRST ON 3: Grandfather charged in case of baby mauled by dogs
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 10:53pm.

The grandfather of a nine-day-old girl mauled to death by dogs has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.

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Commissioners still have beef with Berger
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 10:25pm.

video It seems the controversy surrounding New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger will never end. The board tried to have a productive town hall meeting Wednesday night, but it wasn't long before issues involving Berger took over the conversation.

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Mid season report on Mideastern Conference
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 9:59pm.

video Two years ago Laney didn't win a varsity football game. This year the Buccaneers sport the best record in the Mideastern 4-A conference at 5-0. Hoggard is 4-0 this season after a down year in 2010. New Hanover and Ashley may end up with better record than last year as well.

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BB gun fired at Charlotte school bus, one injured
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 9:31pm.

Police in Charlotte say someone fired a BB gun at a school bus, injuring one passenger as it carried students home from an elementary school.

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Fire at Buckhead Fire and Rescue in Columbus County
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 9:15pm.

Firefighters at the Buckhead Fire and Rescue in Bolton battled a fire that broke out at the firehouse. Fire officials say that fire sparked in one of their primary engines and then spread to the building where it was being housed. They say the truck is a total loss and the storage bay suffered significant damage. There are no reported injuries. The cause is under investigation.

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NC treasurer hits fairs to return unclaimed cash
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 4:14pm.

Nearly $400 million lost in the electronic equivalent of the sofa cushions is waiting for its rightful owners in North Carolina to claim it.

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Experts cautious despite big jump in area home sales
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 3:48pm.

video Home sale numbers in the Cape Fear are up more than ten percent in the last year. And while that may be good news, some realty experts say it's too early to celebrate.

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