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Maritime Museum at Southport may make move to Fort Johnston

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The North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport could have a new home next year. Thursday night, the Southport Board of Alderman voted unanimously to support Fort Johnston as the new home for the museum. Full story...
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Thirteen recent fatal accidents in Columbus County have officers concerned

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videoMore than a dozen people have died in fatal accidents on Columbus County roads in the past month, the majority of whom weren't yet out of their 20's. "This is a lot. This is higher than normal for sure," said Brian Ezzell of Highway Patrol. Full story...
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West Brunswick students remembered Thursday night

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videoStudents are gathering at First Baptist Church in Shallotte Thursday night to remember two West Brunswick high students who lost their lives in a fatal car crash. The death of the two teenagers comes right around graduation time, a time when students usually gather to celebrate. Full story...
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D&E Dodge terminated as Chrysler cuts dealerships

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videoBankrupt Chrysler Motors is putting nearly 800 of its own dealers out of business. The announcement hit like a bomb across the country and our area was not spared the fallout. Full story...
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WPD Law Enforcement Memorial Service stirs emotions

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videoThe Wilmington Police Department held it's annual WPD Law Enforcement Memorial Service, to honor officers who have died in the line of duty. With the loss of Officer Richard Matthews just three months ago, today's ceremony was especially poignant. Full story...
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Mother's Day victim upgraded

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There is good news to report tonight on an elderly assault victim in Columbus County. The 78-year-old Tabor City woman who was robbed, beaten and raped in her home on Mother’s Day is on the mend. Full story...
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Will smoking ban hurt area businesses?

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Some area restaurant owners worry the smoking ban may hurt their business while others hope smokers will take advantage of their outdoor seating areas. Full story...
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Southport man is behind bars after break-ins

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A Southport man is behind bars in connection to a string of break-ins. Shawn Brennan is charged with breaking and entering, robbery and possession of stolen goods. Full story...
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Troubleshooters: Dr. Hot Tub finds himself in hot water

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videoIn this week's Troubleshooters Report, we have a heads up about a businessman who has customers all over our viewing area complaining. We first started receiving complaints about him about six weeks ago, and things have snowballed since then. Full story...
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Smoking ban draws mixed reviews from local bar and restaurant patrons

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videoMany never thought they would see this day come on Tobacco Road, but it is here. Smoking will be banned in North Carolina’s bars and restaurants. Full story...
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