Archive - 2011
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DA Jon David looking for info in Soles investigation
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 2:38pm.

It's been nearly two years after an WWAY's reporting led to a SBI investigation into then-Sen. R.C. Soles. Now the District Attorney in Columbus County says his office is still looking into the case.

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FDA issues graphic cigarette labels
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 1:39pm.

In the most significant change to US cigarette packs in 25 years, the Food and Drug Administration released nine new warning labels that depict in graphic detail the negative health effects of tobacco use.

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Summer program targets science, math, technology skills
Submitted by IE on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 1:16pm.

Some middle school students are getting a helping hand with math, science and technology during their summer break. They are working on those skills through fun, hands-on camp activities at the annual Junior Seahawk Academy this week at UNCW.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Fewer deputies at future New Hanover Commission meetings
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 1:08pm.

Sheriff's spokesman Cpl. Jerry Brewer says there will not be as many deputies at future meetings as yesterday. Brewer says there were six deputies this week to make sure the new system worked and to cover an alternative handicap entrance.

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Former Republican, Libertarian Gilbert running for school board as Democrat
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 12:32pm.

A former Brunswick County School Board member is running to get his old office back. And for the second time, he's changed parties.

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John Edwards' criminal case delayed to July
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 12:01pm.

A federal judge is delaying the proceedings in the criminal case against John Edwards until July.

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FIRST ON 3: Pender Co. Sheriff investigating leak of personnel file
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 9:24am.

In response to the recent disclosure of confidential personnel information regarding Shirley Steele, the Pender County Sheriff's Department has been asked to investigate the unlawful disclosure and bring appropriate criminal charges against the person or persons responsible.

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Judge speaks before hearing on NC school districts
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 8:05am.

The North Carolina judge monitoring the state Supreme Court's ruling requiring that every child receive the chance for a sound basic education speaks to a school group a day before a hearing about the state budget.

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