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Perry sentenced to 37 years

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The Brunswick County man who skipped the country during his trial for statutory rape has been sentenced. Brian Perry and his girlfriend fled to Belize in December. The two were found in early May, and brought back to the US last week. Full story...
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To tear down or fix up old Topsail High School?

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videoA piece of Pender County history may be coming down, or it could get a face-lift. The old Topsail High School built back in the 1920’s still stands and many want to keep it that way. Full story...
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Carolina Beach's Tony Silvagni helps blind girl learn to surf

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videoRachel Tucker is legally blind and suffers from heart disease, but that doesn't get in the way of her "hanging ten" with a local pro surfer. Full story...
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Capt'n Bill's event to fight Alzheimer's

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How would you like to enjoy dinner, drinks, and music, while helping a good cause? You can do just that this weekend at Capt'n Bill's in Wilmington. Full story...
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The history of dog court in New Hanover County

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videoIn 2008, New Hanover County Animal Control Services declared 92 dogs potentially dangerous. But technically it's not animal control making the initial decision about what to do with those dogs, it's a group of volunteers appointed by the New Hanover County Board of Health. Full story...
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Saving money on your energy bill

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videoMost of us are looking at ways to economize; one place we can start is with the electricity bill. Full story...
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Jon & Kate Plus Eight stars dine downtown

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Kate Gosselin and six of her eight children were spotted having lunch at Elijah’s on the Wilmington riverfront this afternoon. There was no sign of dad Jon. Full story...
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Three car accident sees one person go to hospital

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A three-vehicle pile-up tied up traffic along 23rd Street and Martin Luther King Parkway late Monday afternoon. A Cape Fear Community College training truck was turning left onto 23rd Street from MLK at a green light. Full story...
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Wishnask could face more severe charges

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New information surrounding a former Williston Middle School teacher who was arrested last week for allegedly having inappropriate relations with a 15-year-old student. Full story...
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Pender schools staring at cutbacks

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Financial strains at the state level could mean deep cuts for Pender County schools. The school district faces an eleven percent reduction in state funding, meaning the county would loose nearly four million dollars. Full story...
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