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Cement block traded for menthol cigarettes at Forest Hills market

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WPD officers responded to an alarm at the business and found that a cement block had been used to smash the front door. Numerous cartons of Newport cigarettes had been taken from behind the counter. Full story...
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A whole new meaning to riding "shotgun"

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WPD officers responded to a reported sighting of a man carrying a shotgun wrapped in a flannel shirt. They found the man standing next to a bus stop. The man told them he was going to get on the next bus. Full story...
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Argument over missing cat turns violent

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Just after 1:00 a.m., Deputies responded to a domestic situation that led to a male being stabbed in the upper shoulder. The male victim reported he and his girlfriend were arguing over their missing cat when the argument turned physical. Full story...
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NHSO: Shoplifter caught red-handed with red meat

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Thomas George Hyland, 54, was charged with shoplifting after store employees caught him taking a seasoned boneless prime rib steak. Full story...
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Peterson's move to UNCW caught ASU by surprise

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After a triumphant return that saw Peterson lead the Mountaineers to the brink of the NCAA tournament, Buzz has flown the coup, this time to the beach and UNC Wilmington. It was not easy getting Peterson to come here. He was offered the job, but turned it down. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Will curfews, plastic cups, etc. help stop downtown violence? Mugging victim says no.

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video"In between Grace I was on the phone and I heard some footsteps behind me so I turned and looked around. It was two guys. One punched me in the face, held me by the shirt and held a gun to my head. He told me if I didn't give him everything I had, he was going to shoot me." Full story...
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UPDATE: Pit bull attacks 13-year-old on way to school bus

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video Vincent Marchese is home today recovering from his bout with a pit bull Friday. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Student from England stuck in ILM because of volcano

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video"There's no ferries, there's no trains, Europe is in a huge mess, said Judy Swilley. "I'm looking at even ship options, from like New York to London, but it's a long time. It takes several, several days to do that." Full story...
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UPDATE: New Hanover County office building flooded

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The former NHC Administration Building at 320 Chestnut Street will remain closed until Wednesday while remediation of water damage continues. Full story...
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JUST IN: NHC Commissioners name three to ABC board

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New Hanover County Commissioners named three new people to sit on the county ABC Board today. They include David Matthews, John Lyon and Thomas Wolfe. Full story...
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