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Kids learning about the economy

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videoThe economy and the $700 billion bailout plan has many people scratching heads. Wall Street is down a thousand points since the bailout plan was passed. Kids at Murray Middle school attempted to understand what is going on in the economy. Full story...
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Fire near St. James Plantation

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videoA fire quickly burned and spread through 50 acres of land Tuesday afternoon in Brunswick County. The fire was self contained, but earlier Tuesday the visibility in the area was low. Full story...
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Economic Outlook Conference at UNCW Tuesday

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videoLocal economists say our region is still in better shape than the rest of the nation. They spoke about it today at UNCW's 5th Annual Economic Outlook Conference. Full story...
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Full house at second redistricting meeting

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videoIt was a full house at Eaton Elementary School Monday night. Passionate parents gathered for the second public meeting about redistricting New Hanover County next year. There was overwhelming support for keeping year-round schools in place. Full story...
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Man with axe attacks deputy

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It was an unnerving start to the week for a Brunswick County deputy. Deputy Justin Stadler responded to a break-in call on Dogwood Road in Winnabow around three o’clock Monday afternoon, to find a man standing in the road holding an axe. Full story...
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Update on Clear-cutting vote

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New Hanover County commissioners unanimously approved new rules to protect trees from clear cutting. Full story...
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Former Brunswick Sheriff Sentenced

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videoFormer Brunswick County Sheriff Ron Hewett is going to prison.

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Murray Middle School students are learning French culture

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videoStudents at Murray Middle School are learning about French culture. Why? Their families will be sharing their lives with students from Strasbourg, France for the next two weeks, as part of a global initiative. Full story...
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Local reaction to Hewett sentencing

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videoMany Brunswick County residents anticipated the outcome of today's sentencing. Reaction to the fate of the former sheriff was mixed.

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Georgia-Pacific laying off employees

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videoThe trickle down effect of the economic crisis is hitting Columbus County especially hard right now. Full story...
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