Marine Corps
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Nature Conservancy protecting 1,000 acres in Onslow Co.
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 8:56am.

The Nature Conservancy is protecting from development more than 1,000 acres in Onslow County, creating a buffer between Croatan National Forest and Camp Lejeune.

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Trial postponed for Lejeune Marine who vanished in Iraq
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:03pm.

videoA judge has delayed the trial of a U.S. Marine accused of deserting his unit a decade ago in Iraq and later winding up in Lebanon.

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Families host Thanksgiving meals for Camp Lejeune Marines
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Thu, 11/27/2014 - 3:45pm.

videoA group of folks celebrated Thanksgiving by giving back and opening their doors to Camp Lejeune Marines who couldn't go home for the holiday.

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3 charged in presidential helicopter scheme
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/06/2014 - 3:59pm.

Three men are facing charges in a fraud scheme involving a helicopter fleet that transports the president.

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: A little bit goes a latte
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 10/08/2014 - 8:53pm.

videoThis week's Extraordinary Person is behind a project that you may be able to help with. The business he runs is impressive enough, but what he does for Marines on Thanksgiving is Extraordinary!

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Free flu shots offered at Camp Lejeune, New River
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 7:09am.

The Naval Hospital at Camp Lejeune is offering free flu vaccinations for active-duty service members, retirees, veterans and their family members.

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Camp Lejeune Marine faces child rape charge
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:21am.

videoA Camp Lejeune Marine has been arrested and accused of raping a pre-teen girl. Lt. Col. Cliff W. Gilmore said in a statement Monday that 20-year-old Lance Cpl. Robert J. Myers of Union City, IN, is being held by civilian authorities in Jacksonville.

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Lejeune Marine charged in April gate shooting death
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:07am.

video Cpl. Brandon Little is facing dereliction of duty, involuntary manslaughter, and negligent homicide charges in the accidental shooting death of LCpl. Mark Boterf back in April.

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Suspect charged for shooting marine in bed
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 9:34pm.

A man is accused of trying to kill a marine sleeping in his bed.

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Former Marine faces Charlotte murder trial
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:15pm.

A former Marine from Charlotte is scheduled for trial this month in an alcohol related wreck that killed a woman nearly three years ago. The Charlotte Observer reported that 34-year-old Eric Jonathan Cox is charged with second-degree murder for the wreck.

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