Brunswick County News
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Testimony begins in the Pierre Walker trial
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Wed, 11/19/2014 - 4:47pm.

videoTestimony is underway in the trial of Pierre Walker.

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Wanted Wilmington gang member arrested in Brunswick County
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Wed, 11/19/2014 - 12:59pm.

videoA wanted validated gang member in Wilmington has been arrested in Brunswick County, according to warrants.

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ONLY ON 3: Community comes together to help paralyzed crash victim
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:10pm.

videoThe first thing you notice about Selena Utter is her smile. A smile that shows strength inspired by a community that has come together to support her and her family in their time of need.

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Roger Bacon Academy considers options after DPI releases salary info
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/18/2014 - 2:49pm.

videoA Leland-based charter school management company is looking at its options after state regulators yesterday released information the company believes should be protected from the state's public records laws.

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FIRST ON 3: DPI releases RBA salary info marked 'confidential,' 'trade secret'
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:37pm.

The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction has released to several media outlets including WWAY salary information submitted by a Leland-based educational management company for employees who work at four area charter schools even though it was submitted as confidential trade secrets.

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FIRST ON 3: Former Brunswick pastor pleads guilty to child sex offense
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:20pm.

video A former Brunswick County minister will spend 12 to 15 years in prison following a plea deal on child sex offense charges.

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Deadlines approaching for Leland holiday street parking permits
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:36am.

videoThere's nothing like a house full of family and friends for the holidays, but in Leland that means you may need to permits for those guests to park on the street in front of your house, and time is running out.

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Jury selection in Walker trial set to begin
Submitted by Chris Brown on Sun, 11/16/2014 - 11:33pm.

video Jury selection is expected to begin in the trial of Pierre Walker on Monday. Walker is charged with murder after a car crash that killed a 61-year-old woman in February 2013.

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Oak Island Town Manager stepping down in spring
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 4:05pm.

video Oak Island will soon need a new town manager. Steve Foster says he plans to step down at the end of March.

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FIRST ON 3: Caswell Beach mayor stripped of powers amid financial questions
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 2:12pm.

video Caswell Beach commissioners have stripped the town's mayor of his powers as questions arise about his involvement in a lobbying effort for Brunswick County's beach towns.

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