Brunswick County News
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ONLY ON 3: Judge Jolly ducks reporter questions on NC Supreme Court ruling
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 11:59pm.

video Judge Jerry Jolly took District Attorney Jon David all the way to the state Supreme Court over the DA's new traffic court program, but the judge would not stop for our camera when we tried to ask about the high court ruling against him.

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Details hush-hush on new effort to bring jobs to Brunswick County
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 11:57pm.

After a failed bid to bring "Project Soccer" to southeastern North Carolina, Gov. Bev Perdue may be trying to get another company to bring jobs to the area.

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Meeting on ferry fare hike Tuesday in Southport
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 5:21pm.

The NC Department of Transportation will hold a meeting tomorrow about the proposed rate increase on the Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry and other ferry routes up the coast.

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Judge to rule Wednesday if Brunswick Co. Commission can boot Warren from DSS Board
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 5:14pm.

video Brunswick County Commissioner Charles Warren was once again fighting his fellow commissioners this afternoon this time in court. A judge said he will make a decision later this week on whether commissioners can remove warren from the county's DSS Board. It's a move at least one fellow DSS Board member wants.

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House move to slow traffic at Holden Beach Tuesday
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 4:55pm.

Traffic at Holden Beach could be tied up tomorrow morning for an unusual reason: an beach house is moving inland.

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N&O: Unqualified Progress Energy workers caused fluke mishap at Brunswick nuclear plant
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/26/2012 - 11:26pm.

Nuclear safety officials have concluded that a fluke mishap last year at Progress Energy's Brunswick nuclear plant near Wilmington was caused by the lack of worker qualification for more than a decade.

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THE RANT: A look at Chief Jayne's "action plan," Leland's personnel policy & state law for "misuse of property"
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Thu, 01/26/2012 - 11:30am.

Best I can tell, Leland Police Chief Tim Jayne has a free ticket to ride. The man has broken a multitude of policies and laws, yet he skates by with not a slap-on-the-wrist, but more like a light tap.

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Sykes says run for Brunswick Co. Commission "nothing to do with Charles Warren"
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 2:07pm.

videoA political battle in Brunswick County just entered a new arena. Social Services Board member Pat Sykes said today she will challenge Charles Warren for his seat on the Brunswick County Commission.

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ONLY ON 3: 'Teen Mom 2' giving Brunswick County lawyer taste of limelight
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 1:08pm.

videoFew would argue Brunswick County's Jenelle Evans has made headlines for all the wrong reasons as the star of MTV's "Teen Mom 2." While the 20-year-old can't seem to stay out of trouble, Evans's issues and the show are a boon of sorts for her attorney.

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Chief Jayne announces 2012 Leland Citizens Academy registration
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/24/2012 - 10:38am.

The academy is designed to inform citizens about the different functions of the police department and to give insight into what training police officers complete to become officers.

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