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  1. Regulators approve terminal groin for Bald Head IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The NC Division of Coastal Management this week issued a Coastal Area Management Act, or CAMA, Major Permit to the Village of Bald Head Island to build a terminal groin up to 1,900 feet long at the point between South Beach and West Beach. The permit was issued under a law that amended the NC Coastal Area Management Act to allow permitting of up to four terminal groins at North Carolina ocean inlets to protect structures and infrastructure from erosion.

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  2. Report says captain 'daydreaming' when ferry ran agroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The captain of a Bald Head Island ferry likely was daydreaming at 9:15 a.m. Dec. 17 when the boat ran aground in the Cape Fear River near Battery Island, injuring 13 passengers and one crew member, according to a U.S. Coast Guard Report of Investigation. "The master never realized or was aware how close he was from the sand bars near Battery Island since he never reduced speed or tried any actions to avoid the grounding," according to the report.

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  3. First on 3: Bald Head Island HR director outRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    BHI'S Village Council this afternoon voted to eliminate the position of Human Resources and Communications Director held by Karen Ellison, according to information provided by Village Manager Calvin Peck. "After due consideration and evaluation of village needs and staffing, I believe it is time to change how the village handles its HR and Communications functions," Mayor Andy Sayre said at the meeting, according to Peck's information.

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  4. Federal lawsuit details Bald Head Island issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    A federal lawsuit filed by one of five Bald Head Island Public Safety Department employees fired in August details alleged issues within the village and department. An attorney for Herbert Bryant filed the suit this week in US District Court in Wilmington against the Village of Bald Head Island and Village Manager Calvin Peck.

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  5. Former Bald Head Island officer files suit over firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    A former Bald Head Island public safety officer has filed suit in federal court against the village and Manager Calvin Peck Jr., charging they violated his civil rights and denied him due process when he was fired in August. Herbert Bryant was fired for violating village policy against sexual harassment, discourteous treatment of other employees and inappropriate electronic communications, according to Bryant's termination letter.

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  6. First on 3: Autopsy provides few answers in death of Southport manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    New details tonight in the death of a Southport man whose body washed up on Bald Head Island after he went missing last winter. Muhammad was last seen walking from his job at a Southport restaurant on Valentine's Day and reported missing two days later.

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  7. Bald Head Island residents call for manager to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The room was packed with residents as the Village Council met. Several residents stood to voice their opinion.

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  8. Changes at the top on Bald Head Island?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Sources tell WWAY residents will ask for Bald Head Island Village Manager Calvin Peck to be fired at tomorrow's meeting and this won't be the first time. Residents and former employees say they are fed up with the way Peck has been running Bald Head Island and plan to ask for Peck to go at tomorrow's council meeting.

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  9. Former Bald Head Island employees say they feel bulliedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Several former employees have come forward after nine public safety officers got in trouble for personnel issues, but management refuses to talk.

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  10. Only on 3: Scandal deepens as former Bald Head Island employee speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The controversy over Bald Head Island staff issues deepens. Nine people have now been punished for policy violations at Bald Head.

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  11. EXCLUSIVE: Scandal deepens as former Bald Head Island employee speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The controversy over bald head island staff issues deepens. Nine people have now been punished for policy violations at Bald Head Island.

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  12. More trouble on Bald Head IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Three more were put on probation as a result of violations of the islands policy.

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  13. Bald Head Island fires five public safety officers for violating policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The final weekend of summer will be a short-staffed one for the Public Safety Department at Bald Head Island.

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  14. Bald Head Island fires five public safety officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Village spokeswoman Karen Ellison confirmed this morning that five members were terminated yesterday.

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  15. Army Corps of Engineers seeks comment on Bald Head Island terminal groinRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The Army Corps of Engineers is looking for public input on possibly building a terminal groin at Bald Head Island.

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  16. Coast Guard rescues 10 boaters southest of Bald Head IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The Coast Guard rescued 10 people Thursday after their 22-foot pontoon boat the people were on started taking on water southeast of Bald Head Island.

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  17. Search continues for body of swimmer missing since SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Carolina Beach Ocean Rescue Capt. Simon Sanders says Terrance Christopher Miller, 24, and two others were near Texas Ave. Saturday night when Miller got caught in a rip current.

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  18. Coast Guard completes 13-hour tow of disabled boat off Bald Head IslandRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The Coast Guard rescued two people Thursday aboard a disabled boat approximately 50 miles southeast of Bald Head Island, North Carolina.

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  19. Quarter-cent sales tax increase fails in Brunswick County, BHI approves beach bondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    A referendum for the hike failed by a 60-40 margin Tuesday. The estimated $3 million generated would have gone to beach and school projects.

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