Brunswick County News
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Real-life 'Kitchen Cop' calls it a career
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/24/2011 - 12:31pm.

For years, many of you have tuned in for our regular Kitchen Cops reports of area restaurant health inspections. One of the people who has made that segment possible has called it a career.

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Suspect in jail, other wanted for trying to rob pizza joint
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/23/2011 - 11:38am.

A Shallotte man is in jail for the armed robbery of a Brunswick County pizza parlor last month, but investigators are still looking for another man in the crime.

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Brunswick deputies search for man wanted in string of home, car break-ins
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/23/2011 - 11:01am.

Investigators in Brunswick County want Adam Clayton Pugh for a string of home and car break-ins as far back as May 16 and as recently as Tuesday in Calabash and Carolina Shores.

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School PTO treasurer arrested for embezzlement
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/22/2011 - 2:53pm.

A woman accused of stealing from an elementary school's PTO has been arrested. Dana Leigh Brooks was arrested in New Hanover County. She's wanted in Brunswick County on 12 counts of embezzlement.

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Prosecutor in Zahra Baker case charged with DWI in Brunswick Co.
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/22/2011 - 8:31am.

A chief assistant district attorney - and a lead prosecutor in the Zahra Baker case - was arrested early Tuesday in Sunset Beach and charged with driving while impaired.

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Vietnam Vet walks entire east coast, stops in Shallotte
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 10:33pm.

A Vietnam veteran is walking from Florida all the way up to Maine for a cause close to his heart. This is the second part of Al Slusser's "Great America Walk."

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FIRST ON 3: Chris Rock's mom coming to Brunswick County
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 5:44pm.

Not every day in a small rural area does an author of a top selling book, sought after speaker, radio talk show owner, and mom of a movie star visit or even passes through. However, that is about to change.

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ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Junked trailer removed from Brunswick Co. highway
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 3:10pm.

video Drivers call it a piece of junk and an eyesore. The broken down travel trailer has been sitting on the side of the road near Leland for more than a week. Many say it's time for the trailer to go.

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Former Republican, Libertarian Gilbert running for school board as Democrat
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/21/2011 - 12:32pm.

A former Brunswick County School Board member is running to get his old office back. And for the second time, he's changed parties.

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Warren still at odds with fellow Brunswick Co. Commissioners
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 06/20/2011 - 9:35pm.

Brunswick County Commissioner Charles Warren was at Monday's commission meeting for the first time since he called an investigation of racial discrimination of sheriff's deputies and fellow commissioners.

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