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13 min ago | Jacksonville Daily News

Community bands together to help family of fallen mother

A fundraising website dedicated to the memory of a Richlands mother who was shot and killed earlier this month has nearly reached its $5,000 goal, as the investigation into her death remains open.

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Related Topix: Richlands, NC, Jacksonville, NC

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WLOS

Groups express concern about coal ash bill

Environmental groups are asking two key North Carolina lawmakers to change legislation they say weakens the state's protections against coal ash pollution.

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WLOS

Man pleads guilty in NC Ponzi scheme

A man accused of running a Ponzi scheme that bilked about 25 Charlotte investors out of more than $2.5 million has pleaded guilty to securities fraud.

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WLOS

Man pleads guilty in fatal NC crash

The Charlotte Observer reported that 21-year-old Billy Neal pleaded guilty Thursday to felony death by motor vehicle and felony hit and run.

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Jacksonville Daily News

Man charged with child abuse after allegedly spanking a child

Ronald Hariston, 48, of Three Bridges Estates, Jacksonville, was charged Thursday by Onslow County Sheriff's Office with child abuse, assault on a child and contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Jacksonville, NC

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Jacksonville Daily News

United Way receives $35,000 grant

United Way of Onslow County received its largest private grant ever Thursday in a check ceremony to benefit the organization's CHEW! Program aimed at curbing childhood hunger in the area.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

News Observer

NC House fails to concur on moped regulations

The House voted 51-54 Thursday against concurring on a bill that would have required insurance and registration with the state for mopeds.

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WITN

House Puts Brakes On New Moped Regulations

The House voted 51-54 Thursday against concurring on a bill that would have required insurance and registration with the state for mopeds.

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Topsail Advertiser

Insurance hearing on potential rate increase postponed

Homeowners will have to wait a little longer to find out if additional insurance rate increases will be on the way.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Raleigh, NC, Carteret County, NC

WITN

Onslow County United Way To Receive Big Donation

The Walmart Foundation to Reduce Childhood Hunger will present the United Way of Onslow County in Jacksonville with a $35,000 check to support the organization's program CHEW.

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Related Topix: Jacksonville, NC

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Jacksonville Daily News

Breaking and entering - Lani Wave Phillips

Lani Wave Phillips, 22, of Swains Loop Drive was charged July 22 by Onslow County Sheriff's Office with breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering and injury to personal property.

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Related Topix: Jacksonville, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

Breaking and entering - Dasanique Marquise Respass

Dasanique Marquise Respass, 16, of Palamino Trail, was charged July 22 by Onslow County Sheriff's Office with breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering, possession of stolen goods and conspiracy breaking and entering.

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Related Topix: Jacksonville, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

Officials share tips to protect pets from heat

As the peak of the summer season continues, canine companions and other pets can also be at risk of exposure to high temperatures.

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Related Topix: Carteret County, NC, Beaufort, NC, Greenville, NC, Atlantic Beach, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

Officials say humidity, not just temperature should be considered

As the warm temperatures and sunny skies draw area residents outdoors this summer, public health officials say it's important to consider the humidity, as well as the temperature when they are planning activities outside.

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Related Topix: Weather

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sun Journal

Democratic candidates address Christian group

Craven County Democratic candidates for the North Carolina Legislature and an Onslow County Democrat running for the U.S. House must at moments have felt like Daniel in the lion's den in front of Craven-Pamlico Christian Coalition Monday.

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Related Topix: US News, Craven County, NC, North Carolina, New Bern, NC, Raleigh, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

Officers announced

Officers for the Marine Corps League, Onslow County Detachment 262, were recently elected and installed into office at a meeting held at the Jacksonville Moose Lodge.

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Jacksonville Daily News

ALE agents arrest Jacksonville mini-mart employees for illegal drugs

North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement agents arrested two employees of a Jacksonville mini-mart for possession of 22 grams of Cathinone, an illegal stimulant known as Khat.

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Related Topix: Jacksonville, NC, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Wilmington, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

Internet cafe robbed at gun point

Onslow County Sheriff's Office Deputies, Detectives, and CSI are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Lucky Time Internet Caf on Richlands Highway, Westpark Shopping Center, on July 21, 2014, at approximately 11:30 PM.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

WCTI

Meth lab busts down in Onslow Co.

Major TJ Cavanagh of the Onslow County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division says last year there were 46 meth lab busts, compared to 10 this year to date.

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Related Topix: Drugs

WCTI

Fundraiser set up for mother killed, allegedly by husband

There is now an online fundraiser for the family of a women who deputies say was shot and killed by her husband in Onslow County.

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Related Topix: Richlands, NC

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