Onslow County News
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Man tries to swim from officers in Sneads Ferry
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/19/2014 - 8:01am.

A man accused of a probation violation tried to swim away from police in the New River near Jacksonville. But 30-year-old David Milam was captured Tuesday night by US marshals and other officers.

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Camp Lejeune holding hurricane preparedness town hall meeting
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 06/18/2014 - 8:00am.

Camp Lejeune officials are encouraging military members, civilian employees and families to attend a town hall meeting about being prepared for hurricane season.

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Obama lawyers seek end to Lejeune toxic water case
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/11/2014 - 3:01pm.

videoObama administration attorneys are asking a federal appeals court to rule against families who blame contaminated tap water at the Camp Lejeune Marine Corps base for birth defects, childhood cancers and other illnesses.

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Second suspect charged in Surf City bar assault
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/04/2014 - 11:39am.

videoA second suspect has been charged in connection to the assault of a Marine and a woman at a Surf City bar last month. Daniel M. Oczkowski Jr., 21, of Camp Lejeune was charged yesterday with accessory after the fact for the attack at Sandbar Saloon May 11.

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Soldier charged with assaulting Marine, woman at Surf City bar
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/29/2014 - 1:28pm.

videoA Fort Bragg soldier is out of jail after being charged with assaulting a Marine and a woman earlier this month at a Surf City bar.

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Woman gets life in slaying of great aunt after pleading guilty to murder
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 05/21/2014 - 9:17am.

A 32-year-old Newport woman has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to first-degree murder and other charges in the slaying of her great aunt nearly two years ago.

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Students get off bus before it catches fire
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 2:39am.

Onslow County school officials say a charter bus carrying students home from a music competition has caught fire.

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North Topsail town leaders consider hold on big beach houses
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 7:34am.

North Topsail Beach is considering a moratorium on permits for big beach houses while town officials review regulations for high-occupancy homes.

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Two women arrested for leaving kids unsupervised
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 04/30/2014 - 6:53pm.

videoFour children are now in custody of the Onslow County Department of Social Services.

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DA: Sheriff 'unprofessional' in accusations toward challenger
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/25/2014 - 4:13pm.

videoOnslow County Sheriff Ed Brown is under fire after making what the district attorney called "unprofessional accusations" toward his opponent.

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