Brunswick County News
Leland approves contractor, $457k repairs for new town hall
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 11:26pm.

videoLeland town leaders have approved the only bid they received for repairs to the the newly-constructed town hall building. The town asked for bids from four contracting companies but only received one.

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DOT: "Causeway project ahead of schedule"
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:14pm.

video The NC DOT plans to work through the holidays to meet an upcoming deadline on the Causeway Project connecting Brunswick County to New Hanover County. DOT officials say that work will not lead to lane closures affecting the holiday traffic.

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Men wanted for taking wallet, running up charges
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:01pm.

videoBrunswick County Sheriff's detectives are searching for two men accused of taking a wallet and running up charges with a card that was in it.

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Winnabow man charged with assault, firing gun at school bus stop
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 8:37am.

A Winnabow man is facing charges for firing a gun and assaulting a female with the gun at a Town Creek Elementary bus stop.

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Two arrested for larceny charges
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:32pm.

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Unit arrested two people Tuesday on larceny charges.

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Miami doctor faces sex abuse charges in Brunswick County
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:16pm.

Robert Kemp Crockett III, a doctor at Miami Children's Hospital, has been charged with indecent liberties with a child in Brunswick County.

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Leland man charged with running from truck with Red Cross sign
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:43pm.

videoInvestigators say a man initially suspected of possibly trying to scam people by posing as part of the Red Cross has been charged after allegedly running away from a traffic stop.

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Harpo saves Christmas at Brunswick Cove
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 4:06pm.

videoThe folks at Brunswick Cove Nursing Home have a fantastic holiday season in store this year, and they are saying it is all thanks to a four legged Christmas miracle named Harpo.

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Police: Shallotte Dollar General robber pushed pregnant worker
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:13am.

Police are searching for a masked man they say forced employees into a bathroom when he robbed a Shallotte Dollar General last night.

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Brunswick County EMS prepares for emerging diseases
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 5:38pm.

video Brunswick County is making sure they are prepared for emerging diseases. Today, several agencies came together to make sure they know what to do if an outbreak happens. This simulation was for ebola.

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