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Town of Leland provides encrypted wireless connectivity

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Leland has partnered with Opterex to provide a Gateway to Technology for residents and the local business community as well as for mission critical town infrastructure and public safety needs through the official launch of the LelandCONNECT Encrypted Wireless dome. Full story...
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Carolina Beach Police foil murder plot

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Narcotics officers say early Saturday morning they met 56-year-old Arthur Pedersen and agreed to go to a party. On the way, Pedersen directed the officers to a home, where he said he was going to kill two people. Full story...
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Murder victim's friends protest killer's early release

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Family and friends of Amy Frink have started an online petition to protest John Gamble's early release. Full story...
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Columbus County gets homebuyer help

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State Commerce Secretary Keith Crisco says the county is getting a $50,000 Community Development Block Grant. Full story...
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NC High Risk Insurance Pool coming to Bladen County

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While we wait for the new health care law to go into effect, the state's high risk insurance pool is coming to Bladen County to enroll more people. Full story...
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Local doctor inducted into the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

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Board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon Eric Lescault, D.O., was recently one of only 667 physicians worldwide inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Full story...
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First Tee in Shallotte vandalized

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The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a subject(s) that has caused property damage to the First Tee of Brunswick County of 349 Tarkin Court in Shallotte between the dates of 3/20/2010 and 3/21/2010. Full story...
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Ladies Auxiliary VFW in Holden Beach donate 100+ teddy bears to Sheriff's Department

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The bears are used by Deputies throughout the county to give to children that they may come into contact with through a routine traffic stop, an investigation, a child that may be a victim to a crime or just a child who needs a hug at the moment. Full story...
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City of Wilmington making second offer on golf course

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The City of Wilmington is over budget some $7 million - but wants to use bond money from a 2006 referendum to make a second bid on Inland Greens Golf Course. Full story...
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Easter egg hunt at the battleship

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The Easter Bunny has returned and is hiding eggs all over Battleship Park for the 3rd annual Eater Egg Hunt on April 2, 2010 at 9:30 am, 11:30 am and 2:00 pm at the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA. Children, ages 2 - 9, will have an eggscelent time scurrying around the park trying to find as many Easter Eggs as they can! Full story...
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