Archive - Sep 2011
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FIRST ON 3: Body found in SC 11 years ago identified as Brunswick Co. woman
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 10:09pm.

videoThe body of a Brunswick County woman found 11 years ago has finally been identified. Investigators in South Carolina say the remains they found more than a decade ago are Michelle Haggadon of Bolivia.

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Bill to cap legislative terms may have to wait until November
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 9:15pm.

The North Carolina General Assembly is cleaning up several laws approved this year before leaving town Wednesday, but a measure to let voters decide whether to cap time served by legislative leaders may have to wait.

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UPDATE: Judge clarifies stance; will let media in Berger hearing
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 7:41pm.

District Court Judge Sandra Ray Criner says she will allow reporters into her courtroom during a protective order hearing Friday involving New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger. Cameras will not be allowed in.

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ONLY ON 3: Columbus County bondsman says unsecured bonds are out of control
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 6:03pm.

video A bond is supposed to keep criminal suspects behind bars. But, in the last four months, hundreds of people in Columbus County, including some with violent charges, have been issued unsecured bonds.

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Former Brunswick Co. Sheriff Hewett accused of threat
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 6:00pm.

According to a Shallotte Police report a customer at Jones Ford, where Hewett is a salesman, claims the former lawman threatened him and showed a closed fist.

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ONLY ON 3: American flag honoring 9/11 victims burned
Submitted by Asha Dave on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 5:55pm.

video To honor those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, Jason and Jennifer Saucier hung an American flag outside of their business. Two days later, they came back to find their proud display of patriotism charred and smoldering on the ground.

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ONLY ON 3: Diane Sawyer brings you Jacqueline Kennedy: In Her Own Words tonight at 9 p.m.
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 5:50pm.

Speaking just months after her husband's assassination, Jacqueline Kennedy looked back on her time with her husband in the White House as "our happiest years," the time that she and John F. Kennedy were closest, with an extraordinary personal and political partnership thriving during the high-pressure thousand days of the Kennedy presidency.

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WWAY & Dr. Oz help raise awareness about ovarian cancer
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 09/13/2011 - 3:53pm.

video Ovarian cancer is the fifth most common cancer among women, and it causes more deaths than any other type of female reproductive cancer. Today WWAY NewsChannel 3 and Dr. Oz are teaming up to help raise awareness of the deadly disease.

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