Brunswick County News
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Leland men arrested on cocaine charges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 12:07pm.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office and ATF have arrested two men on various drug-related charges. The arrests come after a year-long investigation that ended with a search warrant at a home in Leland.

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Shareholders set to vote on Duke-Progress merger
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 9:28am.

Shareholders of North Carolina's two largest utilities are voting on whether to merge the two electric companies into the country's largest utility.

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Football games rescheduled because of Irene
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/22/2011 - 3:51pm.

The forecast path of Hurricane Irene is already making an impact on southeastern North Carolina, specifically on the gridiron. The vast majority of the high schools in our area have already decided to play one night earlier this week.

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NC checks preliminary plans for Hurricane Irene
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/22/2011 - 2:31pm.

North Carolina emergency management officials say preparing for hurricanes isn't merely second nature. They are always preparing for major storms, even though a hurricane hasn't made landfall in the state since 2003.

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McIntyre only Democrat to sign on to tea party-backed balanced budget amendment
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/22/2011 - 2:21pm.

The proposed amendment is an opportunity for Democrats to cast a tough-on-spending vote. Sixteen House Democrats have signed on to the version that passed the House in 1995. So far, Rep. Mike McIntyre of North Carolina is the only Democrat to sign on to the tea party-backed version requiring two-thirds supermajorities in the House and Senate to raise taxes.

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Week # 1 - High School Scoreboard
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 08/19/2011 - 11:52pm.

Week number one is complete on the high school football scene. Click full story in order to see all the scores from Friday night from around North Carolina.

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ONLY ON 3: Coups for Troops helps turn expired coupons into savings for military families
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Fri, 08/19/2011 - 5:50pm.

video Do you have any expired coupons laying around? If you do, then put them to good use by helping out our troops and their families.

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ONLY ON 3: Bachmann, Perry on the campaign trail
Submitted by Asha Dave on Fri, 08/19/2011 - 5:18pm.

video While the Presidential candidates may be focused on South Carolina, WWAY NewsChannel 3 is making sure they don't forget about southeastern North Carolina. WWAY's Asha Dave was the ONLY Wilmington reporter to cover Perry as he visited Florence, SC, and Bachmann as she held a town hall meeting in Myrtle Beach.

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Judge Jolly and D.A. David hug and make up over traffic court issues
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/18/2011 - 1:00pm.

Last week Judge Jerry Jolly and I met to discuss implementation of the new statewide law requiring that infraction courts be put in place no later than October 1, 2011.

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UPDATE: Police release name of man who drowned in Waterford pond
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/18/2011 - 10:41am.

Leland police have released the name of the man who drowned in a retention pond.

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