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Lejeune Marine dies from gunshot on base

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Military police at Camp Lejeune are investigating the death of a Marine who died from a gunshot wound at the base. Full story...
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Neighborhood receives hate messages

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videoResidents woke up to hateful fliers all over their neighborhood in Evergreen Sunday. The fliers claimed to be from the Ku Klux Klan. Angela Hicks was in disbelief to see the fliers. She said, "They were in the road, they were in the yard, all over, you couldn't miss them." Full story...
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Teachers prepare for start of school

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Local teachers used Sunday to prepare before the start of school on Monday. Full story...
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Local union donates school supplies

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The start of school is right around the corner and some local students can't afford new school supplies. That's why the local International Longshoreman's Association sponsored Family Fun and Friends Day at the union hall in Wilmington Saturday. Full story...
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Pender County students to study Bible

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Students in the Pender County school district will have Bible class after all, and some new options when they attend. Full story...
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Girlfriend of murder victim arrested on drug charges

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The girlfriend of a man found shot in his home last week is facing drug charges. New Hanover County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Andrea Wood on marijuana charges. Her boyfriend Geoffrey Graham was murdered August 17. Full story...
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Local man bikes cross-country

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Twenty-four-year-old Brian Foster decided to ride his bike from Astoria, Oregon to Wrightsville Beach. He had a tent and sleeping mat with him and stopped at camp grounds to sleep. Full story...
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Sarus Dance Festival visits Wilmington

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To kick of the Sarus Dance Festival, Alban Elved Dance Company had human kinetics dancers in the window of Bottega Art and Wine in downtown Wilmington. This form of dance is just a sample of what the dancers will be showcasing this weekend. Full story...
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Lack of rain hurts crops, livestock

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Because of all the dry weather cattle farmers in the region are having trouble producing enough hay to feed their herds. They say if they can't solve this problem soon, they may loose their herds altogether. Full story...
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Voice your opinion about the City's sewer system

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Got a beef about the city's sewer system? There's a way for your voice to be heard. Wilmington officials have scheduled a meeting for residents near Hewlett's Creek, concerning the upcoming sewer repairs. Full story...
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