Onslow County News
Pittman family back home together three weeks after fire
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/15/2012 - 1:31pm.

The surviving members of an Onslow County family devastated by a housefire are back together at home. A fire February 23 killed three of the Pittman family's eight children.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Former N. Topsail Beach cop charged with peeping
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/13/2012 - 10:59pm.

A former North Topsail Beach police officer will face charges for allegedly peeping on a teenage girl. Late last month the SBI arrested and charged Casey Allen Simpson with misdemeanor secret peeping.

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US Senate panel hears about Camp Lejeune water
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/13/2012 - 11:35am.

A US Senate committee is hearing about the military's attempt to delete information from a report about contaminated drinking water at Camp Lejeune.

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Jacksonville to revise rules after abortion foes sue
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 11:47am.

A federal judge is approving a settlement after anti-abortion protesters claimed a Jacksonville city ordinance violates free-speech rights by giving police too much leeway in deciding where and when demonstrations are allowed.

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NC Marine Corps air base in big expansion phase
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/05/2012 - 10:19am.

The military's big expansion in North Carolina continues as the Marine Corps builds a $140 million mega-hangar to hold four squadrons of a revolutionary aircraft.

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Man accused of drowning puppies
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Sun, 03/04/2012 - 9:47pm.

Police have arrested a Jacksonville man after they say he drowned two puppies, then threw them away in a trash bin near his home.

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Marine charged with crash that knocked out power
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 4:18pm.

A Jacksonville Marine is in jail charged in a drunk driving crash that left people in the dark. Highway Patrol charged Sean Henry Brant with DWI.

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Jacksonville woman sentenced in father's stabbing death
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/29/2012 - 9:10am.

A Jacksonville woman will spend at least nine years in prison for the 2010 stabbing death of her father.

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Three more children injured in fire out of hospital
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/28/2012 - 4:15pm.

Three teens injured last week in an Onslow County house fire that killed three of their siblings are out of the hospital.

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ONLY ON 3: Home, burial plots among donations for family devastated by house fire
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Fri, 02/24/2012 - 4:49pm.

videoFrom food and toys to money, folks are stepping up to help out the Pittmans. A fire early yesterday morning destroyed their home in Jacksonville, killing three younger children.

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