Onslow County Newswire (Page 5)

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

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  1. Sheriff's legacy marked by growth, transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... in." Brown was elected to the office in 1990, five years after he began working as a patrol deputy in 1985 at Onslow County Sheriff's Office. He filled shoes vacated by former sheriff Billy Woodward, who served from 1978 to 1990, according to ...

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  2. Employ personal camerasRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... most part. There are many incidents in which officers have been exonerated due to body cam evidence. If the Onslow County Sheriff's Office and Jacksonville police do not already employ these personal cameras, I strongly urge both their funding ...

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  3. County commission to choose chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... The consent agenda for Monday's meeting includes a request of $29,502 for immunizations and supplies for Onslow County Health Department, according to the meeting's agenda. The board will meet at 10 a.m. Monday in council chambers at Jacksonville ...

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  4. Local leaders gather at Lionell Midgett's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... background in banking and business gave him a unique perspective on how to run our county." During a eulogy, Onslow County Manager Jeff Hudson said Midgett was a man who used words carefully to guide the direction of the county. "Over the years, I ...

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  5. Looking for a good homeRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... white and brown lop-english male 1-year-old rabbit, ID No. A080526, are both available for adoption at the Onslow County Animal Shelter, which is located on Georgetown Road in Jacksonville. For more information and shelter hours, call 910-455-0182. ...

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  6. Commissioner's passing leaves vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Jacksonville Daily News

    The Onslow County Board of Commissioners has two months to appoint a successor upon a board member's absence, according to N.C. General Statutes.

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  7. Salvation Army Angel Trees go up in Onslow & Jones CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WITN

    ... of the child, ranging from winter jackets and gloves to toys and books. The Salvation Army administrator for Onslow County said he oversees the needs in the two counties and they rely on donations from businesses. Danny Miller, managing partner at ...

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  8. Eager shoppers camping out ahead of Black FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WCTI

    With Black Friday just a few days away, some shoppers in Onslow County are already lining up outside their favorite stores. Members of the Rivera family were taking turns Monday watching their first place spot in the line outside the Jacksonville Best Buy.

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  9. Area happeningsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2013 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Volunteer class held at 9 a.m. Jan. 31-April 2 at Onslow Multipurpose Complex. Cost $100. Call 910-455-5873. ONSLOW COUNTY Public Library offers a free workshop on how to browse, checkout and download eBooks at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 31 at the Swansboro ...

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  10. Meet your neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2013 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... weather and there are a lot of parks. What's one of your favorite local places to visit? I love going to the Onslow County Public Library. They have lots of great programs for kids. We go there a couple of times a week. Who has had the greatest ...

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  11. Memorial service for Midgett announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... . Thank you. Chairman Paul Buchanan of the Onslow County Board of Commissioners has ordered that the Onslow County flag be flown at half-staff until sunset on November 29, 2014 in honor ...

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  12. Onslow County commissioner dies from cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WCTI

    Lionell Midgett died Monday at the age of 76, according to a news release from Todd Lyman, the public information officer of Onslow County. Commissioner Midgett was serving his third term on the Onslow County Board of Commissioners, the news release says.

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  13. Onslow County Commissioner diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... passed away on November 24, 2014 after an extended battle against cancer. Commissioner Midgett was a native of Onslow County who achieved success in the banking industry before returning home to serve his community. He actively served our citizens ...

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  14. County Manager shares thoughts on MidgettRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... passed away on November 24, 2014 after an extended battle against cancer. Commissioner Midgett was a native of Onslow County who achieved success in the banking industry before returning home to serve his community. He actively served our citizens ...

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  15. Longtime county commissioner loses battle with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WITN

    A former banker, Midgett was serving his third term as a county commissioner. Midgett, who was an Onslow County native, also had served as a councilman in Surf City.

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  16. Thanksgiving hikes demand for rental suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... neighborhood gathering. At Smith Party & Event Rentals, which is located in the Dixon area and serves all of Onslow County, rentals cater to events that make every day special, from family gatherings, block parties, birthdays and oyster roasts. ...

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  17. Area happenings, Nov. 24 - 30Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... homemade items from local artisans and crafters. Free admission. For more information, call 252-354-6350. The Onslow County Department of Social Services will take applications for the low income energy assistance program starting Dec. 1 for ...

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  18. Fire consumes mobile home on Riggs RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Onslow County Emergency Services Fire Rescue Division Chief Jeremy Holley said about 3 a.m. Saturday, members of Hubert, Pumpkin Center and Piney Green fire departments responded to a blaze at a mobile home on Riggs Road.

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  19. Marine convoy involved in wreck on N.C. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2013 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... intersection of N.C. 24 and Belgrade-Swansboro Road. A second military vehicle rear ended the lead vehicle. Onslow County EMS transported one Marine to an area hospital. There is no word yet on his condition. Traffic is clearing after a morning ...

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  20. Lutheran Quilters have created hundreds of quilts to help othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... hit, the group sent 32 quilts to the storm's victims. In October of this year, they donated 20 quilts to the Onslow County Homeless Shelter. Together, each of the six women who make up the Lutheran Quilters accomplishes more than any of them could ...

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