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Archive for October, 2010

Former Brunswick DSS Director Orrock appeals termination

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Fired Brunswick County Department of Social Services Director Jamie Orrock has appealed his termination, claiming it was “without just cause.”

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Goodwill – Shock of home break-in eased by helpful people

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

A break-in at home is a shock to the system, a violation of our physical refuge. The help and support from family, friends and even strangers can be a great comfort. Sue, a Castle Hayne resident, talked about it.

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New Oak Island bridge opening delayed again

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

No official date has been set for the opening of the $36.6 million bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway, but it is now not anticipated until the first or second week in November, said Mark Blalock, assistant resident engineer in the NCDOT Wilmington office.

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Update: Lockdown lifted at Hoggard, Roland Grise and Alderman

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Hoggard High School, Roland Grise Middle School and Alderman Elementary School were briefly on administrative lockdown while authorities search for a suspect who ran into the woods behind the Verizon building on Shipyard Boulevard, according to Cpl. Jerry Brewer, a spokesman for the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office.

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Troopers target speeders with LIDAR, or laser gun

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Some troopers in New Hanover and Brunswick counties are qualified to clock a car’s speed with LIDAR, a gun that sends and receives an infrared laser, which detects the range and speed of an approaching car, Middleton said.

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