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Brunswick County News

St. James sewage spill stinks up community

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videoA morning sewage leak caused road closures and hours of clean up in Brunswick County’s St. James community. Witnesses described it as more of a nine-foot stream of sewage that was spewed into the air. Full story...
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Budget slashing the focus of Brunswick County School Board meeting

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videoTuesday night was a busy one for local school boards. The meeting in Brunswick County turned out to be a sea of red brought on by a budget backlash.

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Counties ready for flu shots extra early this year

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videoFlu season typically isn't until later in the fall and winter, but this year, people aren't wasting any time getting their flu shots. Full story...
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Brunswick County prepared to give flu shots

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Although flu season is not typically until later in the year, the Brunswick County Health Department is ready to start giving flu shots on Tuesday. Full story...
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St. James property owners unhappy with involuntary annexation

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videoAnnexation continues to cause anxiety among residents near St. James. After a weekend of protests, the Brunswick County property owners are not willing to become a part of another jurisdiction without having a say. Full story...
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More than $50 million will help highway and bridge projects

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The governor has announced that more than $50 million will go to highway and bridge projects across the state. One of the projects includes replacing the bridge over Bear Branch Highway 130 near the Brunswick/Columbus County line. Full story...
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Player and coach altercation at North Brunswick leads to suspension

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A North Brunswick football player is out of the game after a tussle with a coach. School officials say the incident occurred between one of the coaches and a player earlier this week. Full story...
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Oak Island celebrates with flag raising ceremony

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Ten years ago Yaupon Beach combined with Long Beach in order to form the town of Oak Island. Congressman Mike McIntyre helped the town celebrate its ten-year anniversary Wednesday afternoon with a flag raising ceremony at the new South Harbour Fire Station. Full story...
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Town Creek Elementary students enjoy new school

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The students at Town Creek Elementary in Brunswick County are enjoying their new digs. From new desks and computers, all the way to color coded hallways - Town Creek is brand spanking new, and students, faculty and staff were excited to take advantage of the facility. Full story...
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South Brunswick's Terrell Stanley named player of the week

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videoThe South Brunswick Cougars defeated Midway 26-3 on the opening night of the season. Offensive lineman Terrell Stanley helped pave the way for the Cougar running backs. Full story...
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DOT says new Oak Island Bridge girders unacceptable

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Construction on the bridge has been stifled since last December, when one of the girders collapsed, killing one of the workers. Full story...
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Back to basics for Brunswick students

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videoBrunswick County students settled back in Tuesday, and began to adjust to school post-state budget cuts. Full story...
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Dredging causes erosion along Bald Head Island, residents fear more with Hurricane Bill

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videoHurricane Bill has Bald Head Island residents and officials concerned. Even though Bill may stay far off our coast, the storm churns up the water and the massive swells can erode the beach. Full story...
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Schools discuss response plans for H1N1 virus

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Seventeen. That is the average age of those who test positive for the H1N1 virus. That is part of the reason why schools were involved in Thursday's meeting to discuss a swine flu response plan in Brunswick County<. Full story...
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Troubleshooters: Update on Mark Saunders

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In today's Troubleshooters Report, we have an update on a story we have been following out of Brunswick County. The North Carolina Licensing Board for General Contractors has dismissed the charges against a local developer for beginning construction on a waterfront home without a building permit. Full story...
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