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Petition questions residence of Burgaw mayor
For the first time in 10 years the town of Burgaw has a new mayor, but on the day he was sworn in some residents are questioning whether he has a legal right to represent their town.
Federal Eye: House lawmakers to examine VA's handling of disability appeals
House lawmakers plan to examine how the Department of Veterans Affairs is dealing with a growing backlog of appeals for denied disability benefits .
Community continues effort to solve gang and gun problems
WILMINGTON, NC Reports of gang and gun violence in the city of Wilmington have quieted down, but the effort to permanently stop them persists through a community conversation.
Topsail Gun Gal: Learn how to react in emergency situations
This week a man is arrested in Hampstead for dealing heroin and prescription pills when his alleged pill supplier comes wandering into the house.
The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries is asking the public to submit comments on issues they'd like addressed in an upcoming amendment to the state's hard clam and oyster fishery management plans.
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Pender County man arrested for reportedly trafficking heroin
A Pender County man now faces multiple charges after investigators reportedly found 17 bags of heroin inside his Hampstead home.