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Visitors, surf instructors react to eighth shark attack
"For us in general it's not too bad, but I am hearing stories from other boys that have surf camps here on the island that they are having cancellations," Howard said. "The parents, they are concerned." Mon, 07/06/2015 - 7:22pm
Andrew Washick talks to his lawyer in court.
Hit and run suspect appears in court
The man charged in the hit and run death of a Wilmington woman made his first appearance today. Andrew Washick went before a judge. Originally out on an unsecured bond the judge put Washick back in jail on a $5,000 secured bond. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 5:29pm
The Confederate flag flies over a monument in front of the SC Statehouse in Columbia (Photo: eyeliam/MGN)
South Carolina Senate votes to remove Confederate flag
The South Carolina Senate has voted to remove the Confederate flag from a pole on Statehouse grounds. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 4:29pm
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Marine injured after Surf City shark bite
A Camp Lejeune spokesman said a Marine was treated and released from the Naval Hospital following an incident with a shark. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 1:18pm
Comedian Bill Cosby shown in a Nov. 7, 2011, photo. (Photo: World Affairs Council of Philadelphia/MGN)
Lawyers: Cosby’s drugs-sex admission could help women’s suit
Lawyers for women suing Bill Cosby for defamation say his admission that he obtained quaaludes to give young women he pursued for sex could bolster their claims. 29 minutes ago
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Carnival could launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May
The world's largest cruise company could be heading to Havana. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 8:50am
New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies say they found this heroin in a hidden compartment in a minivan in August 2010.
Guilty pleas close 2010 hidden heroin case
The last defendants in a 2010 New Hanover County drug bust pleaded guilty and are headed to prison. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 8:41am
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Calls for boating training after 3 die near Charlotte
Boating groups say the state should require safety education after three people died in boat crashes near Charlotte during the July 4 holiday weekend. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 8:12am
Burgaw home fire
Fireworks related blaze leaves 8 families homeless
Eight families are homeless after an apartment complex fire Saturday night after 11 p.m. in Burgaw. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:47pm
Masonboro Island
Extra deputies help deter underage drinking on Masonboro Island
A large number of people drinking plus a remote location equals a challenge for law enforcement and emergency services. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:29pm
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Free mammograms for some Brunswick County women
The Novant Health Foundation Brunswick Medical Center has received a $46,150 grant from Susan G. Komen North Carolina Triangle to the Coast to provide free mammograms for uninsured and underinsured women in Brunswick County. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:08pm
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Saddest cat in the world?
With his big eyes and sagging brows, a young gray tabby named Luhu is easily the saddest looking cat on the Internet. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 7:02pm