Archive - Feb 18, 2013
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ONLY ON 3: Man tased at basketball game speaks out
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 11:59pm.

video A Whiteville man who police say was tased for disorderly conduct and assaulting an officer says that the Whiteville Police were out of line.

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2 die in Gastonia house fire
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 11:54pm.

Two people have been killed in a house fire in Gastonia. Firefighters were called to the home early Monday. Gastonia police said the victims were 78-year-old Ernest Adams and 57-year-old Angela Smith Wilson.

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FIRST ON 3 SPECIAL REPORT: Sovereign citizens a challenge to law
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 11:44pm.

videoBrunswick County Sheriff's deputies say the sovereign citizens movement is a growing trend they have to deal with. Imagine a world where laws don't apply to you, and you're not responsible for any taxes. So-called sovereign citizens live like that.

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McCrory talks up priorities in NC State of State
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 11:40pm.

videoRepublican Gov. Pat McCrory says his new administration will focus on the economy, education and the efficiency of state government services.

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WWAY's Monday night sports - Feb. 18
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 11:31pm.

videoJimmy Fletcher has been named the new director of athletics at West Brunswick High School. Current athletics director John Floyd recently announced his retirement effective March 1. Monday marked the first night of conference tournament play in high school basketball. Player of the week honors for CAA basketball go to two different UNCW players: Keith Rendleman and Karneshia Garrett.

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Fire on the Dock cooking competition returns to Wrightsville
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 10:44pm.

video Fire on the Dock is back for its second year. Billed as competition dining, patrons vote on courses served and the winner advances. The venue this year for the popular cooking competition is Bluewater Grill on the intracoastal in Wrightsville Beach. Sixteen restaurants face off through April 3.

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Family not happy about plea deal for man who killed their daughter
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 5:40pm.

video Nearly three years after he was charged with killing a Brunswick County woman in a car crash, a Pender County man reached a deal with prosecutors. Kim and Ray Heath are still trying to heal after the death of their 23-year-old daughter Stephanie. Today's plea deal did not help.

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ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Police explain why they used Taser on fan at basketball game
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 5:36pm.

videoIt was video you saw ONLY ON 3 Friday night: police using a taser on a fan at a Whiteville High School basketball game. Today we're learning more from police about exactly what happened.

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