Brunswick County News
ONLY ON 3: Wife of Leland police officer says comments unfounded
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/25/2011 - 10:16am.

I would like you to ask yourself, if your sources were so creditable and upstanding, why is all this “so called corruption” just coming to light? By not coming forth as a victim or witness, these officers/sources who took an oath to uphold the law, should be held accountable for impeding an investigation.

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Arrest made in Leland bank robbery
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/25/2011 - 8:54am.

A Wilmington man is in jail charged with robbing a Leland bank last week. Leland Police say this morning they helped the Wilmington Police Department SWAT Team serve a warrant on Sherwin Christopher Archie, 58, of Zinnia Ct. in Wilmington.

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UPDATE: Missing teens found, heading home
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/25/2011 - 7:42am.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says the teens were located in Tennessee Monday night and were heading home to be reunited with their families.

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ONLY ON 3: Leland Police Chief Jayne withholds info on bank robbery; Councilwoman, town manager apologize
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/24/2011 - 10:58pm.

video Leland Police Chief Tim Jayne's beef with WWAY apparently runs so deep, he withheld information from the public about an armed man who robbed a credit union Friday to prove his point.

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Political signs create war of words in BSL
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 10/24/2011 - 10:54pm.

videoSome controversial signs in Boiling Spring Lakes have some folks very upset. The hand-written political signs calling Mayor Richard White a liar have some asking if this sort of political attack should even be allowed.

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Third Leland candidate drops out of council race
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/24/2011 - 12:30pm.

For the third time since mid-August a candidate for Leland Town Council has dropped out of the election. The Brunswick County Board of Elections says Kerrie Wallace withdrew today.

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Students get hands-on history lesson at Brunswick Town
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 10/24/2011 - 10:37am.

Fourth graders in Brunswick County are seeing the world through the eyes of settlers during Heritage Days at Brunswick Town.

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ONLY ON 3: Sheriff responds after Leland rejects offer to help
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Fri, 10/21/2011 - 10:59pm.

video Brunswick County Sheriff John Ingram offered his internal affairs investigator for free to look into a slew of allegations within Leland's police department, including sex at the station house, an officer pulling his gun on a colleague and an alcohol-fueled fight involving the police chief. But at last night's town meeting, council members voted against the plan.

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Brunswick County group lives in the cold to draw attention to the homeless
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 10/21/2011 - 10:37pm.

video Homelessness is a big problem in this country, and one we don't always see because many people who are displaced are wary and stay out of sight. One group in Brunswick County faced the conditions of homelessness head-on during this cold night to make people aware of the problem that exists right here.

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Brunswick Co. looking for feedback on staggered school schedules
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/21/2011 - 2:27pm.

In an effort to gather feedback on the new staggered school schedule, members of the Brunswick County Board of Education have requested parents and community members participate in a short opinion survey. This survey is anonymous. Results of the survey will be presented at the November 1, 2011 Board of Education meeting.

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