Brunswick County News
Leland Police looking for bank robber
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/21/2011 - 2:10pm.

Leland Police need help finding a bank robber. It happened at the Cape Fear Credit Union in the Cross Creek Commons shopping center in front of Walmart around 10 a.m.

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Charter Day School Closing at 11:30 a.m.
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 10/21/2011 - 10:08am.

Due to an electrical malfunction, Charter Day School in Leland will be closing at 11:30 today.

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Leland Town Council votes to hire new manager, shoots down another investigation
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 10/20/2011 - 10:59pm.

video There has been a cloud of allegations surrounding the town of Leland's police department for quite some time now. Two of the most recent include officers using the police station for sexual liaisons and an incident where one officer pointed a gun at another. The town has asked the S.B.I. to help investigate the allegations.

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Deputies find pot growing operation in Winnabow
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/20/2011 - 2:40pm.

A Winnabow man faces several drug charges after deputies found dozens of marijuana plants at his home.

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ONLY ON 3 INVESTIGATION UPDATE: New details on allegations of misconduct inside Leland Police Department
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/19/2011 - 10:59pm.

video We are learning more about issues within the Leland Police Department. We've told you about the alleged fight between Leland Police Chief Tim Jayne and one of his officers last year during a bachelor party in myrtle beach. Now a witness has come forward.

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ONLY ON 3: $2M Leland fire station sits empty, seldom used
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 10/18/2011 - 10:56pm.

video A shiny new fire station sits on NC 133 in Leland. It actually opened as a fire-police-rescue station nearly four years ago, but there is not much going on there.

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Two arrested for theft of meth chemical
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 10/17/2011 - 10:36pm.

Brunswick County Sheriffs dectectives have arrested two men for stealing a chemical used to make methamphetamine.

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ONLY ON 3: Mom wants justice after son soils self in class
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 10/14/2011 - 3:57pm.

video A Brunswick County mom says a teacher mistreated her son in class. She thinks he will have to live with the consequences for the rest of his life. The mother of the third grade student at Jesse Mae Monroe Elementary School in Brunswick County says she was appalled when she found out her son was not allowed to go to the bathroom and then had an accident in class.

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Brunswick County bus driver suspended after turning bus around, failing to notify officials
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 10/13/2011 - 4:47pm.

video It's yet another incident with a school bus in Brunswick County. This time, a bus driver was suspended after turning the bus around and not returning students home until 6 p.m.

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Shrine bowl roster announced for NC team
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 10/13/2011 - 12:12pm.

Southeastern North Carolina has representation in December's NC-SC Shrine Bowl. The roster was released on Thursday afternoon for this high school football all-star clash.

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