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Onslow County News

Lejeune Marine dies from gunshot on base

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Military police at Camp Lejeune are investigating the death of a Marine who died from a gunshot wound at the base. Full story...
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Hundreds of Camp Lejeune Marines leave for Iraq

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videoHundreds of Marines are leaving our area for Iraq Thursday. It's an emotional day for Catherine Stouffer as her husband leaves to serve his country in Iraq for the second time. Full story...
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Jacksonville man surrenders for stabbing

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A Jacksonville man surrendered to deputies Tuesday admitting to stabbing another man at his estranged wife's home. Full story...
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Lejeune to add civilian police

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Civilian police officers could one day supplement military police at Camp Lejeune. That plan comes after a Marine Corps committee decided more security is needed at Marine installations. Full story...
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Wars in Middle East helped income boom in N.C. military towns

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New federal data shows the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq may have sparked a dramatic boost in personal income in North Carolina's military communities. Full story...
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Family of deployed service members can send video messages

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Sometimes a letter or e-mail just doesn't get the message across. Now families of deployed service members can send a 10-minute video on DVD via the Jacksonville United Service Organization -- free of charge. Full story...
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Lejeune unit leaving for Middle East

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About 2,200 Marines and sailors began shipping out Tuesday from Camp Lejeune for a six-month deployment to the Middle East. Full story...
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Towns along N.C. 24 crack down on speeders

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This month, the Swansboro Police Department issued 57 traffic-related citations. Chief Ed Parish says roughly 40 percent of those were written for speeding, and he says if had more officers dedicated solely to traffic law enforcement, that number would be greater. Full story...
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Lejeune marine dies in non-hostile accident

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The Defense Department says a North Carolina-based Marine was killed over the weekend in a non-hostile vehicle accident in Iraq. Full story...
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Sharks Surface at NC Beaches

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A shark bite at North Topsail Beach Yesterday was the second in two days off North Carolina beaches. Fourteen year-old Matthew Baker was only up to his knees in the ocean yesterday when a shark bit his calf. Full story...
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Onslow County man arrested for shooting mother, killing sister

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Onslow County Sheriff deputies have arrested a man for murdering his sister and for trying to kill his mother. Full story...
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EPA investigating whether radioactive waste is buried at Lejeune

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The Environmental Protection Agency is trying to determine if cancer-causing radioactive material is still buried near a Camp Lejeune rifle range. Full story...
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Two N.C.-based Marines die in Iraq boat accident

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Two North Carolina-based Marines have died from a non-hostile boat accident on the Euphrates River in Iraq. Full story...
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Marine Homecoming

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videoIt is tearful reunion for family members this weekend as thousands of marines return home. Full story...
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Congress probes contaminated water legacy at Camp Lejeune

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Former Marines convinced that contaminated water sickened their families at Camp Lejeune are demanding that Congress intervene while the military considers compensation claims. Full story...
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