Archive - Jan 2012
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FIRST ON 3: Leland Town Council reveals Chief Jayne placed on probation in Sept., forced to pay restitution
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 8:22pm.

video During a meeting Thursday night, the Leland Town Council announced that Police Chief Tim Jayne has been on probation for months and ordered to pay restitution for use of a town vehicle.

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FIRST ON 3: Occupy Wilmington holding funeral Friday
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 6:46pm.

Occupy Wilmington will hold a funeral procession for “Corporate Personhood” tomorrow at noon. Bearing a coffin & dressed in black the silent march will carry the casket to the offices of Sen. Richard Burr and Rep. Mike McIntyre.

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ONLY ON 3: Addition of high-end business sign of economy recovery in Wilmington
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 4:50pm.

video The Wilmington of the future will look a little different than it does today. Two high-end businesses are coming, and it appears another well-known national chain wants to set up shop here. All this despite the state of the economy.

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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington business closed in honor of Robert E. Lee's birthday
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 4:34pm.

Many businesses and schools were closed in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday. Today at least one Wilmington business was closed in remembrance of another American leader.

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Pentagon: 2 North Carolina units to Afghanistan
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 4:16pm.

The Department of Defense says more than 6,000 soldiers with units at Fort Bragg in North Carolina and Fort Stewart in Georgia are heading to Afghanistan in the spring.

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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington supporters hit road to support Ron Paul
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 4:15pm.

video A group of Wilmington residents are taking a unique approach to hitting the campaign trail. Martin Goter and John Gray are leaders of a local group literally going the extra mile supporting Republican candidate Ron Paul in his race for the White House.

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X marks the spot as ILM runway closed for upgrade
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 2:37pm.

Driving by, you may have noticed a large "X" on one of the runways at Wilmington International Airport. The runway is closed because the FAA is installing a new navigational aid.

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Brunswick Co. student suspended after BBs put in soup
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 2:22pm.

A Brunswick County student has been suspended and could face criminal charges after allegedly messing with cafeteria food.

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