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Archive for April, 2012

Silver Alert issued for Bladen County man

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Bladen County man.

The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office says Michael Blake Atkinson is a 26-year-old white man. He is 5’11” tall and weighs about 267 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen wearing khaki shorts, a black t-shirt and camouflage shoes in the area of a care facility in Clarkton.

If located contact the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office at (910) 862-6960 or your local law enforcement agency.

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Troopers find hundreds of violations during Azalea Festival weekend sting

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Azalea Festival weekend was a busy one for state troopers, who found more than 560 violations during Operation Bearclaw in New Hanover and Brunswick Counties.

Troopers cited 137 for reckless driving, and 119 for driving while impaired. There were nine citations for driving after consuming under 21, and six more had drug or drug paraphernalia violations.

There were also 29 seat belt violations, 36 equipment violations and 52 registration violations.

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Willis says he’s not pushing to eliminate Navassa police

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

The mayor said the options for the department discussed at a recent budget retreat include a merger with Leland’s Police Department.

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Back Then – Wartime housing needed, but halt called to building

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Looking back in the StarNews archives.

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Wilmington writer loses on ‘Jeopardy’ after two wins

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Nichols ended up winning a total of $47,500 on the show.

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