Archive - Feb 14, 2012
State proposing night-hunting for coyotes and hogs
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 11:19pm.

video Squeals and gunshots after the sun goes down may soon be coming to an area near you. The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission is proposing to allow night hunting of wild hogs and coyotes.

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Police follow new lead in search for missing woman
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 10:25pm.

Mount Pleasant police are asking for the public to help them find a 30-year-old woman whose fiance committed suicide just hours after she was reported missing.

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JUST ADD HOPE: Mentorship program changes young lives "Outside the Walls"
Submitted by Asha Dave on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 9:20pm.

video There are many at-risk youth in the Port City, and studies show that having a positive role model or mentor can significantly decrease a child's potential to get into negative things. This week, we're showcasing Outside the Walls, a mentorship program out to change the statistics and impact our city's youth for the better.

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Judge dismisses case against NC protester
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 9:07pm.

A Wake County judge has dismissed a trespassing charge against a Raleigh woman who was arrested at a local protest convened by the Occupy movement.

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Drugs not found during autopsy of woman who killed five children and self
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 8:08pm.

Autopsies show a North Carolina woman who killed five children, wounded a former lover and killed herself in November had no drugs in her system, but investigators found a bag containing cocaine.

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Police identify crash victims, say none had seat belts on
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 3:38pm.

video Several families are mourning tonight after a car crash killed three people last night in Wilmington. It happened at 10:22 p.m. in the Forest Hills neighborhood. Investigators say a SUV with four people slammed into a tree.

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Flea populations on the rise
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 3:34pm.

According to the North Carolina Pest Management Association, pest management companies across the state are experiencing an increased number of calls related to flea infestations.

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Meeting on downtown window signs Thursday
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 3:32pm.

Discussions continue on how businesses in downtown Wilmington can use their windows for signage. Another public meeting is scheduled Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at City Hall.

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