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Call for volunteers: Cape Fear Red Cross hosting Open House on March 2

The release states that volunteers make up 90 percent of the Red Cross workforce. Volunteers are able to set flexible schedules and choose their area of interest.
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Reps. Deb Butler, Ted Davis butt heads at legislative breakfast

Tension erupted between the two, as Butler expressed that she does not think education is getting the funding it deserves.
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Work almost complete on ‘Old Baldy’ lighthouse

The lighthouse will reopen Wednesday, but crews will be back next week to finish work on some last exposed brick on top of “Old Baldy”.
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Few weeks left in Holden Beach renourishment program

Town Manager David Hewett said dredging will add storm damage protection, create habitats and increase the recreation area.
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Myrtle Grove Middle School wins 2017 Black History Quiz Bowl

The students faced off on the topics of African American achievement in science, politics, entertainment and more.
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Developer says grave sites outside work area for new neighborhood

A developer says his work to build a neighborhood in Holly Ridge is not destroying an old graveyard.
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Jury selected in Aaron Hernandez double murder trial

Prosecutors have said Hernandez became enraged when one of the men accidentally bumped into him at the club, causing him to spill his drink. Hernandez is accused of opening fire on their car at a stoplight.
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Dow closes at 12th record high close

Dow Jones industrials closed at a record high for the 12th consecutive time.
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Farmers can now apply for Hemp Research Pilot Program

Applications are now being accepted for a pilot program to grow industrial hemp for research in North Carolina.
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Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce President retires after 17 years

The President of the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce is retiring today after 17 years.
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Takata pleads guilty to fraud in air bag case

Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. has pleaded guilty to a criminal charge and agreed to pay $1 billion for a scheme to conceal a deadly defect in millions of its air bag inflators.