Archive - Oct 2012
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Brunswick deputies search for wanted man
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 10:33am.

video Brunswick County Sheriff's detectives are looking for help finding a fugitive. Kenneth Ross Jessup, 45, is wanted for one count of felony worthless check, absconding a felony indictment for a similar charge and a contempt citation from court.

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Man charged again after cops find heroin in patrol car
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 10:24am.

video A trip to the police station got worse for a man already under arrest when officers say he hid heroin in the patrol car that took him there.

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NC jobless rate down after previous month's uptick
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 10:14am.

video North Carolina's unemployment rate decreased a fraction in September to 9.6 percent, dipping back after a similar rise the previous month.

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150,000 North Carolinians vote on 1st day
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 10:13am.

video Officials say about 150,000 North Carolinians cast their ballots on the first day of early voting. Election officials say the number of ballots cast Thursday surpassed the first day of voting four years ago. Officials say about 117,000 people cast their ballots on the first day of early voting in 2008.

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Man runs from police, jumps into Cape Fear River
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 8:02am.

video An assault investigation downtown led to a search after a police say a man ran from them and jumped into the Cape Fear River. It happened Friday morning around 1:15 a.m.

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Divers to mark end of Queen Anne's expedition
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 7:57am.

A formal ceremony is marking the end of an eight-week expedition to recover artifacts from the ship believed to have belonged to Blackbeard. The ceremony is scheduled for Friday in Beaufort.

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Romney campaign shifting NC resources elsewhere
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 7:54am.

President Barack Obama's campaign says Mitt Romney's team is making a mistake shifting money and workers out of North Carolina, where the two candidates have been competing hard for months.

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