Gov. McCrory orders lowering of flags to honor Marines killed in Nevada
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 04/23/2013 - 6:58am.

Governor Pat McCrory ordered United States and North Carolina flags to be lowered from sunrise to sunset on April 23 on state facilities in honor of the seven U.S. Marines who were killed, and those wounded, as part of a training exercise on March 18, 2013, at Nevada’s Hawthorne Army Depot.

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Camp Lejeune holds WWII event for veterans
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 7:06am.

Camp Lejeune is scheduled to host a remembrance of World War II for military veterans and their families.

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HAPPENING TODAY: Camp Lejeune Marines ride to combat alcohol abuse
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 04/05/2013 - 7:21am.

Camp Lejeune and North Carolina coastal communities are joining forces for a motorcycle ride to combat alcohol abuse. Marines from the region are partnering with the Coastal Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention in an attempt to reduce alcohol related deaths and injuries.

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Onslow County breaks ground on government complex
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 03/01/2013 - 9:27am.

Onslow County commissioners have broken ground for a new $22 million government complex outside of Jacksonville.

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Marine sought in baby's death kills himself
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 02/28/2013 - 9:23am.

Authorities are scheduled to discuss the details after a U.S. Marine wanted for questioning in the death of his 11-month-old child was found dead.

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Camp Lejeune sergeant pleads guilty to bribery charge
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 01/30/2013 - 6:59am.

videoA Camp Lejeune gunnery sergeant pleaded guilty in federal court to a soliciting bribes from a government contractor while deployed to Iraq.

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Perdue to spend last day as governor in schools
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 01/04/2013 - 7:33am.

video Beverly Perdue is spending her final full day as North Carolina's governor by highlighting her passion to expand the use of technology in the public schools.

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Purple Heart being returned to NC family
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Sat, 09/22/2012 - 4:06pm.

A Purple Heart found in a box of memorabilia in Jacksonville is headed to the family of the man who received the prestigious recognition in 1943.

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Hearings underway on plans to widen US 17 in NC
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 7:34am.

Residents of eastern North Carolina have another chance to tell state transportation officials what they think of plans to widen US 17 between New Bern and Jacksonville.

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Jacksonville urges keeping Onslow offices downtown
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 08/06/2012 - 8:23am.

Jacksonville Mayor Sammy Phillips is urging the Onslow County Commissioners to keep county government offices downtown.

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