Onslow County News
Man charged after shooting three horses, all three died
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/21/2012 - 8:07pm.

Deputies say a man shot three horses, killing one of them. The other two were later euthanized. Keith Kincy has been arrested and now faces gun and animal cruelty charges.

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Mercury found in Camp Lejeune water plant pipe
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/21/2012 - 11:30am.

Camp Lejeune has shut down one of its water treatment plants after mercury was found in a pipe in the facility.

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Hearings underway on plans to widen US 17 in NC
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 7:34am.

Residents of eastern North Carolina have another chance to tell state transportation officials what they think of plans to widen US 17 between New Bern and Jacksonville.

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North Topsail town manager resigns
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 09/12/2012 - 9:37pm.

The town manager of North Topsail Beach submitted his resigation Wednesday. Steve Foster has worked for the town since 2010.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Suspect in cabbie beating charged with felony
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 09/12/2012 - 9:00pm.

videoSurf City police have reviewed video of Marine Gunnery Sgt. John Adam Kinosh assaulting cab driver Charles Hawkesworth. The charges against Kinosh have been upgraded to one felony count of assault inflicting serious injury and a misdemeanor count of communicating threats. Kinosh is in a mental health facility in Wilmington and cannot be arrested until his release.

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Family signs line roads to welcome Marines home
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Tue, 09/11/2012 - 7:10am.

Families of deployed Marines are busy painting their hearts out to make welcome signs as their fighters come back from Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Police: Marine attacks cabbie, flees to mental hospital
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 09/10/2012 - 10:56pm.

videoPolice say a man who dedicates his life to protecting our country turned against a cab driver early Sunday morning. The only question now is why he brutally assaulted a man who was trying to help him.

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ONLY ON 3: Sneads Ferry store gives goods for free
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 09/10/2012 - 10:42pm.

videoFree is not a term you hear very often, but one Onslow County woman is reaching out a helping hand to those in need, and it's all free of charge.

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Coyotes causing problems in Onslow County
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Tue, 09/04/2012 - 6:34am.

The Jacksonville Daily News reported that farmers have reported the coyotes are eating watermelons.

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Topsail Island economy showing signs of recovery
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 09/03/2012 - 4:57pm.

video The Topsail Island businesses have had consecutive down years since the 2008 recession but business owners may now have more to smile about than the sunshine.

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