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Archive for June, 2009

Structures are routinely damaged by local drivers

Sunday, June 7th, 2009

By Patrick Gannonpatrick.gannon@starnewsonline.com

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Donkeys guard Brunswick County farm from coyotes

Sunday, June 7th, 2009

The electric fence didn’t prove a deterrent. Neither did shooting a couple of the interlopers.

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Pender redistricting likely to be approved

Sunday, June 7th, 2009

By Joe JohnsonStarNews CorrespondentRaleigh | The battle to bring Pender County into a single state House district has been long and drawn out, but those who have fought for it have said it was worth every ounce of energy they expended to make it happen.

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Couple recovering after nearly drowning in Kure Beach

Sunday, June 7th, 2009

A husband and wife were taken to an area hospital’s intensive care unit Saturday after lifeguards pulled them from a rip current at Kure Beach.The husband’s condition had improved by Sunday, but the wife remained in intensive care, said Tom Cannon, Director of the Kure Beach Ocean Rescue.

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Michael’s Seafood wins chowder cook-off

Sunday, June 7th, 2009

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A Carolina Beach seafood restaurant is an international champion tonight. Michael’s Seafood competed in the 28th Annual Schweppes International Great Chowder Cook-off in Rhode Island… and won!

Owners Michael and Shelly McGowan took home the title of International Seafood Chowder Champions. They won $1,000 and bragging rights of having the best chowder.

They served 150 gallons of chowder to 20,000 people who voted for the best. Michael’s beat out seven other contestants.

Michael McGowan said he’s thrilled about the win. And all the left over winning batch of chowder was donated to a Rhode Island soup kitchen.

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A Carolina Beach seafood restaurant is an international champion tonight. Michael’s Seafood competed in the 28th Annual Schweppes International Great Chowder Cook-off in Rhode Island… and won!

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