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Wrightsville Beach approves state's first beach smoking ban

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videoWrightsville Beach is the first beach town in North Carolina to ban smoking on the sand. Voters took to the polls and approved the ban that will likely go into full effect next spring by a margin of 65 percent for compared to just 35 percent against. Full story...
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Brunswick County horse tests positive for EEE

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A one-year-old Quarter horse colt that died in Brunswick County was confirmed as the 19th Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) positive horse in North Carolina for 2012 according to county health officials. North Carolina has experienced an active West Nile virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) activity this year. Full story...
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Photographer offers holiday photos for familes of special needs kids

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A local photographer is teaming up with New Hanover Regional Medical Center this weekend to make the holidays special for some special children and their families. Jessica Wright-Moore will take holiday photos for families with special needs children tomorrow as part of an effort to bring those families together. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: City says autistic boy's chickens must go

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video Dealing with autism can be tough, but some unique perspectives have allowed growth that otherwise may be impossible. Now one family says the City of Wilmington has decided that their approach to help their autistic son is illegal. Full story...
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NC health director reports 3rd meningitis case

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North Carolina's health director says a third person is hospitalized for fungal meningitis apparently contracted from a tainted steroid injection. Full story...
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