Driving safety
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StreetSafe Driving program puts young drivers in real life situations
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 03/29/2014 - 5:31pm.

video Texting while driving has passed drunk driving as the leading cause of teen deaths. That's one reason Brunswick County is taking a hands-on approach to drivers education, keeping everyone "StreetSafe." Young drivers get the opportunity to experience how easy it is to lose control of a car in a program one calls "Drivers ed on steroids."

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CFPUA working at multiple locations
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 7:20pm.

CFPUA working on water main breaks on multiple locations, expect some traffic delays.

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Street Safe helping young drivers
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Sat, 09/15/2012 - 3:35pm.

A local insurance company is doing their part to make sure that your child doesn’t become a statistic.

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More cell phone limits in car debated by NC House
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 03/23/2011 - 8:10am.

The latest effort to limit distracted drivers mashing down cell phone buttons or checking smartphone screens may split the top leaders in the North Carolina Legislature.

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NCDOT offers safe driving tips during storm
Submitted by Hailey Winslow on Wed, 09/29/2010 - 4:59pm.

The North Carolina Department of Transportation is urging people to drive safely in this rainy weather. They want people to stay off the roads if at all possible.

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Leland Middle School students get a lesson in safety
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 4:24pm.

Leland eighth graders took a break from math, science, and English for a lesson in safety. The program focused on underage drinking, drugs, and driving safety.

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Driver is lucky after attempting to multi-task on the road
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/30/2009 - 9:47am.

A driver in Brunswick County Sunday got an important lesson on multi-tasking behind the wheel.

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Pedestrian safety a concern in New Hanover County
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/12/2009 - 4:50pm.

videoFor eight consecutive years, AAA has rated New Hanover County as the state's most dangerous county for drivers. Statistics also show the county has become more dangerous for pedestrians. Between 2007 and 2008 the number of pedestrian fatalities on New Hanover County roads doubled.

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Troopers encourage teens to Drive to Live
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/26/2009 - 5:15pm.

The North Carolina Highway Patrol is paying special attention to teen drivers this week. As part of operation Drive to Live, troopers are concentrating on the roadways near high schools.

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