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Brunswick County News

Detectives need help identifying suspect

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Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office are asking for the community's help in identifying a suspect. Full story...
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Woman charged with attacking roommate

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video The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says an Ocean Isle Beach woman is behind bars while another woman recovers at the hospital. Full story...
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Car accident on Holden Beach Road injures cyclist

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Sunday morning around 7:45, at the intersection of Holden Beach Road and Ocean Blvd West, the Brunswick County Emergency Communications received a report of a motor vehicle crash involving a bicyclist Full story...
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5 hurt in jet ski accident near Sunset Beach; 2 with severe injuries

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videoSunset Beach firefighters responded to a jet ski accident off Bird Island, which lies in between North and South Carolina. A witness on scene tells us a group was out in the surf and went up into the rocks. He said several people were taken to the hospital. Full story...
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Roger Bacon Academy public records request delayed

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videoIt's been more than a month since we requested names, salaries, and positions of all faculty and staff of Roger Bacon Academy. If the educational management company does not turn over the information in a reasonable time frame, it could lose its charter. Full story...
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Fatal stabbing turned over to DA's office

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There are still no charges against the girlfriend of a man who was stabbed to death Monday morning. The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office questioned the girlfriend and then turned the case over to the District Attorney's office. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Domestic assault apparently led to fatal stabbing near Leland

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video The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man was stabbed to death this morning. Investigators say it was a case of domestic violence with a fatal ending. Full story...
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Brunswick County Board of Education participates in a budget workshop

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videoThe Brunswick County Board of Education met Friday to participate in a budget workshop. Board Members discussed the new 2014-2015 budget and the top 5 capital project priorities that will be presented to County Commissioners during a liaison committee next week. Full story...
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FDA orders warning for kids on tanning beds

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video The FDA is taking new steps to tackle health risks for young people when it comes to tanning. The federal agency is requiring a warnings on tanning beds, much like cigarettes, for user under the age of 18. Full story...
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Former Brunswick Co. resident charged with string of sex crimes with child from '90s

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videoBrunswick County Sheriff's detectives have arrested a man who used to live in the county for multiple sex crimes involving a child. Full story...
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Nonprofit group files ethics complaint against Baker Mitchell, Roger Bacon Academy

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videoThe executive director of a nonprofit charter school advocacy group has filed a complaint with the N.C. State Ethics Commission against Baker Mitchell, founder of several charter schools in Southeastern North Carolina. Full story...
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UPDATE: Leland woman says she lost $5,400 in jury duty phone scam

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videoA 63-year-old woman says she is still shaken up after a man fooled her out of thousands of dollars. She is not the first victim to fall prey to this scam that now has the attention of federal investigators. Full story...
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Fire destroys firefighter's home

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videoA Brunswick County firefighter lost his home to a fire overnight. Two firefighters were injured while battling the fire as well. Full story...
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Silver Alert canceled for Southport woman

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The NC Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Southport woman. Kimberly Ann Daly, 40, is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Full story...
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