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Former Kure Beach commissioner’s drug case continued

We'll have to wait a little longer to see what becomes of an area politician's marijuana charge.

WPD: Man wanting weed gets robbed; Suspect shoots self in hand

The male victim, age 25, admitted that he called the suspect and met him in the wooded area behind the shopping center to buy marijuana. Instead, the suspect pointed a small handgun at the victim and robbed him.

Foresters warn NC hikers to watch for marijuana

As summer approaches and more people trek into the woods, the US Forest Service warns hikers and others to be careful if they find someone growing marijuana on federal land.

NHSO makes major pot bust

After an extensive investigation, with the assistance of Wrightsville Beach Police, Detectives intercepted a shipment of marijuana and executed a control delivery to Phuc Van Tran, a 39 year old Asian male. Tran was arrested on April 8, 2011 at 1405 Lumina Ave. Wrightsville Beach. Detectives confiscated over 33 pounds of marijuana with a street value of over $150,000.00

Wilmington man accused of running pot grow house

A Wilmington man is in custody under $200,000 secure bond after WPD Vice-Narcotics investigators served search warrants at both of his addresses – the house where he had been living, and the address he maintained for the sole purpose of growing marijuana.

Brunswick man wanted after deputies discover grow house

When deputies made a well-being check at 828 Farmers Court near Shallotte, they found pot plants growing inside.

Elementary school students charged with marijuana posession in Wilmington

Marijuana was found on the grounds of a Wilmington school on Wednesday.

Over 150 marijuana plants seized in Shallotte drug bust

videoThere was a major home-grown marijuana bust in Brunswick County Monday night. Detectives with the sheriff's office seized more than 150 marijuana plants from a Shallotte house, with an estimated street value of more than $500,000.

Bill to legalize marijuana front and center in Raleigh

videoThe debate over legalizing medical marijuana is not a new one, but it is going to be front and center in Raleigh Thursday. The House Health Committee will hold a public hearing on a bill that's been introduced to legalize marijuana for medical purposes.

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One victim shot Thursday evening in Wilmington

Police responding to the scene found one man who was shot. He is currently in surgery at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

US to keep about 650 troops in Afghanistan after withdrawal

Officials say that will be a temporary move until a more formal Turkey-led force is in place.