Onslow County News
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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Jail visitor accused of fondling himself lands behind bars
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/19/2013 - 1:46pm.

videoA Jacksonville man visiting a woman in jail landed on the other side of the bars after deputies say he got a little excited.

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Marine charged with murder in death of infant son
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 11:48am.

videoA Marine from Camp Lejeune has been charged with murder in the death of his 2-month-old son. Twenty-seven-year-old Sgt. Jordan Thomas King had been in jail on a count of child abuse after he brought his son to the Naval Hospital at Camp Lejeune last Friday.

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More Marines charged over corpse urination video
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/08/2013 - 3:24pm.

videoTwo more Marines face criminal charges over a 2011 YouTube video showing members of a sniper platoon urinating on the corpses of Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.

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New River Inlet project done
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/07/2013 - 2:36pm.

videoThe Town of North Topsail Beach has successfully completed its New River Inlet Channel Realignment Project. This effort benefits commercial and recreational boaters and the residents of the Town who reside at its north end.

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Panetta proposes cap on military salary raises
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 02/06/2013 - 10:34pm.

video Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on Wednesday laid out a grim list of spending cuts the Pentagon will have to make in the coming weeks that he said will seriously damage the country's economy and degrade the military's ability to respond to a crisis.

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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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Agency: Camp Lejeune water contaminated in 1953
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/18/2013 - 3:09pm.

video Many more Marines and their relatives could be eligible for compensation for illnesses because a federal agency determined that the water at North Carolina's Camp Lejeune was contaminated four years earlier than thought.

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FIRST ON 3: Marine pleads guilty in urination case; deal limits sentence
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 11:59pm.

video He once fought for his country as a scout sniper during the war in Afghanistan. The Marine's conduct in battle, though, could have cost him his military career, but it won't.

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