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Ocean Isle and Sunset Beaches cracking down on fireworks

Ocean Isle and Sunset Beaches are cracking down on firecrackers. Yesterday we told you about what was legal to set off in North Carolina, like sparklers, but Sunset Beach police say, this year, even the legal stuff isn't allowed. Deputy chief Steve Smith said, "It's just gotten more dangerous. It's just simply that. The beach is getting more housing. The winds there, the fire opportunity is just greater." If you're caught, you can face hefty penalties at the state level, that could cost you up to five hundred dollars and the cost of court. Smith also says the ground is very dry right now also making the risk for fire greater.

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THAT 500.00....WORTH IT..thats like 50.00 a piece for my private show....I doubt the jail time would get you as they let crack heads walk out of the court room EVERY DAY with a slap on the hand...

No problem, I'll just go to

No problem, I'll just go to south carolina to spend my money and watch their fireworks.