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Archive for August, 2011

Brunswick County News & Notes – Gallery walk; golf tournament, coupon swap

Monday, August 1st, 2011

SOUTHPORT | Seagrove potter Ben Owen III will be the special guest from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Franklin Square Gallery, 130 E. West St., for the First Friday Gallery Walk.The world-renowned potter will bring more than 20 pieces with him. They will be available for sale and viewing at the gallery until Monday, Sept. 5.

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Cowboy Chrome writes song for cancer patient

Monday, August 1st, 2011

Most13-year-old boys have video games, sports or maybe even a pretty classmate on their mind. In November 2009, Nick Patrick was a regular 13-year-old who had just been diagnosed with supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors, a very rare brain cancer.But like his cancer, Nick is a very rare young man who is constantly defying expectations.

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Brunswick Novant Medical Center opens its doors

Monday, August 1st, 2011

The opening of Brunswick County’s newest hospital went smoothly Sunday morning as 24 patients were transported to the new Brunswick Novant Medical Center.

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UNCW lecturer studies effects of parental depression on children

Monday, August 1st, 2011

A University of North Carolina Wilmington nursing lecturer is conducting research on the effects of growing up with a parent who has depression.

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Victims of Eugenics Board seek compensation

Monday, August 1st, 2011

A half-century ago, at the urging of state officials, Lela Dunston’s ability to have children ended in an instant with an operation in Wilmington.Fifty years later, Dunston, now 63 years old and living in Raleigh, is one of many victims of the N.C. Eugenics Board seeking compensation from the state for condoning a program that sterilized thousands of state residents – men, woman, girls and boys – during the 20th century.

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