Onslow County News
Victim in murder-suicide posted warning on Facebook
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/01/2012 - 12:46pm.

The victim of an apparent murder-suicide in Jacksonville warned his family something might happen to him just hours before his death.

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Camp Lejeune won't reopen highway to civilians
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/11/2012 - 9:43am.

The commander at Camp Lejeune has turned down a request to allow civilians to resume using a state highway that runs through part of the Marine base.

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NC appeals court upholds case of murdered Lejeune Marine
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 9:49am.

A North Carolina appeals court is upholding the first-degree murder conviction of a former Camp Lejeune Marine who killed his pregnant colleague, then burned and buried her body in his backyard.

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N. Topsail Beach uses sandbags to combat severe erosion
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 04/30/2012 - 9:38pm.

video Topsail Reef is at the mercy of Mother Nature. The eight buildings, housing 240 homes needed protection from some major erosion, caused by a combination of Hurricane Irene, winter storms and high tides. The condo complex elected to have sandbags installed as a temporary fix.

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Lejeune Marine stabbed to death in DC; fellow Marine in custody
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 04/21/2012 - 10:42pm.

A Marine is dead and another Marine is in custody after a stabbing incident in Washington, DC, early Saturday morning. The victim has been identified as Philip Bushong, 23, who was based at Camp Lejeune.

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Military investigates death of NC-based Marine
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 04/17/2012 - 6:50pm.

The Department of Defense says it is investigating the death of a Camp Lejeune Marine who died in Afghanistan.

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Review of Bragg's Warrior Transition Battalion due
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 04/17/2012 - 7:35am.

The 18th Airborne chief of staff will present the findings of an inspection of the Warrior Transition Battalion, which soldiers and spouses have said wrongly accuse troops of faking illness or injury to prevent them from getting full military benefits.

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Intruders killed in Jacksonville home invasion; no charges expected
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/16/2012 - 1:27pm.

Police say they don't intend to file charges in a Jacksonville home invasion in which two intruders were killed.

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Camp Lejeune-based RI Marine killed in Afghanistan
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 9:35pm.

Military officials say a Marine from Camp Lejeune has been killed in Afghanistan.

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NC-based Marine dies of wounds in Afghanistan
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 04/05/2012 - 7:27pm.

Military officials say a Marine based at Camp Lejeune has died in Afghanistan.

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