Onslow County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Onslow County, NC. (Page 5)

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  1. Sneads Ferry Community Plan to host community workshopRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Community Plan is a collaborative effort by the Jacksonville Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization and Onslow County. The plan will blend future transportation needs with a realistic land use vision for the area. For more information about ...

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  2. School district to vote on whether to end corporal punishmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Fox News

    ... about to step out of a bygone era and adopt a spare-the-rod policy in dealing with misbehaving students. The Onslow County Board of Education is set to vote today on a proposal to repeal its corporal punishment policy. Onslow paddled two students ...

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  3. Hofmann Forest sale opposition continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Opposition to the proposed sale of Hofmann Forest continues to grow as efforts to highlight potential impacts spread across social media and a lawsuit proceeds in court.

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  4. Jury selection begins in Jones County murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Jury selection began Monday in the murder trial of an Onslow County man accused of fatally shooting a man in Pollocksville in 2011.

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  5. Two North CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... it harder for cities to raise revenue to pay for both schools and transit, Company A will decide to locate in Onslow County rather than Wake County. Or will Company A instead go to Austin, Texas? Recently Governor McCrory has announced a slew new ...

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  6. Two North Carolinas6:57 pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... it harder for cities to raise revenue to pay for both schools and transit, Company A will decide to locate in Onslow County rather than Wake County. Or will Company A instead go to Austin, Texas? Recently Governor McCrory has announced a slew new ...

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  7. County shares flooding informationRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... "Turn around, don't drown" is the best rule to follow when encountering high water. Please report findings to Onslow County Emergency Services at 910-347-4270. We have reports that high water exists at Sand Ridge and Old Sand Ridge Roads near Bear ...

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  8. WOHS' new wrestling coach has a 'passion' for sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... but those three two-minutes periods are long." Colter takes over a program that once was as good as any in Onslow County and beyond but has come upon hard times because of being unable to fill all the weight classes. Given that, Colter is only too ...

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  9. Jacksonville Sex Offender Suspect Due In CourtRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WITN

    ... ense crimes began in 2005 with charges including sexual battery. Online records show Mann is being held at the Onslow County Jail. He will be making his first court appearance Tuesday morning.

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  10. Sheriff: Man beat woman's face with batRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    A Hampstead man was at Onslow County Jail this week when a warrant was served accusing him of strangling a woman and beating her face with a baseball bat, according to court documents.

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  11. Recidivist sex offender accused of being at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... school, according to warrants. Danny Tobuis Mann Jr., 33, of White Oak Lane was charged Monday afternoon by Onslow County Sheriff's Office with sex offender on premises for children. Mann is accused of being in the parking lot of Northwoods Park ...

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  12. Noah's Ark lets users make their own stuffed animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... ... that's what's special about it." Newkirk said her business travels to wherever she's called, including Onslow County, whether it's a birthday party, a day care or at a school. The price for a Noah's Ark party ranges between $13 and $18 per ...

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  13. Onslow County Public Library Hosts Sciencetellers: Dragons & DreamsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Onslow County Public Library will host the Sciencetellers, a performance group that generates excitement for science through storytelling, for the show "Dragons & Dreams."

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  14. Storm-readiness-and-disaster expo set at Haws RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    A county-wide informational exposition will be held next month to teach Onslow County residents about options and services available to the public during a natural disaster.

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  15. New state law slashes unemployment benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... again. It went down to 14 weeks because our current rate for unemployment in the state is 6.4 percent." In Onslow County, the unemployment rate is currently at 6.8 percent. According to N.C. Budget and Tax Center Director Alexandra Sirota, a maximum ...

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  16. Telepsychiatry, telemedicine offered from local hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... can assess a patient from a remote location. "We provide services all over. It's not just the community of Onslow County, it's all over North Carolina," said Christy Harness, licensed clinical social worker and director of Telemedicine Services at ...

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  17. The Daily News, JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Of the state's 148 public-health standards, Onslow County Health Department missed one in its recent, successful review: staff training in cultural sensitivity.

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  18. College breaks ground on $6m buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2013 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... nearly $6 million contract after holding the bid longer than they were required in order for the college and Onslow County to get the paperwork done, said Ron Lingle, president of Coastal Carolina Community College. The $5.8 million Institutional ...

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  19. Onslow County Beekeepers Association earns state awardRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Jacksonville Daily News

    There are lessons to be learned in honeybees, and the Onslow County Beekeepers Association is dedicated to sharing those lessons.

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  20. Hospice agencies looking for volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... dealing with mortality on a regular basis. Debbie Wyse, medical social worker and bereavement counselor for Onslow County's Home Care and Hospice, said being a volunteer can take an emotional toll, especially if they've been looking after the same ...

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