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Archive for September, 2009

Southport Board rejects fort museum proposal

Friday, September 11th, 2009

By Amanda WilsonCitydesk@StarNewsOnline.Com

The Southport Board of Aldermen has rejected a proposal from the Southport Historical Society to turn part of the Garrison House on the city’s Fort Johnston property into a fort museum and learning center.

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Cape Fear Community College cosmetology program gets new salon at North Campus

Friday, September 11th, 2009

By Brandon SneedStarNews Correspondent

Cape Fear Community College’s cosmetology program underwent an extreme makeover, including a complete change in location. A new student-run cosmetology salon opened at CFCC’s North Campus off Blue Clay Road in Castle Hayne last week.

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Trio of crabbers discuss their business

Friday, September 11th, 2009

By Liz BiroLiz.Biro@StarNewsOnline.com

Although bound to a merciless tide clock directing what some observers fear is a dying North Carolina commercial fishing industry, crabbers Nathan King and brothers Joe and Sam Romano hardly stop smiling.

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Local custom home builder files for bankruptcy

Friday, September 11th, 2009

By Wayne FaulknerWayne.Faulkner@StarNewsOnline.com

A well-known Wilmington custom home builder has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

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UNCW remembers and honors those involved in 9/11

Friday, September 11th, 2009



A memorial to the victims of the September 11th attacks is taking shape on the UNCW campus Friday morning.

A small flag for each of the 2,977 victims will be placed in the ground between Randall Library and the clock tower.

Students will also accept donations for Never Forget our Fallen, which helps families who lost a loved one on September 11th, 2001.

The memorial is open to the public until 7:00 p.m. tonight.

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A memorial to the victims of the September 11th attacks is taking shape on the UNCW campus Friday morning.

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