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Archive for March, 2013

Navassa goes toe to toe with beavers

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

For the past week, Navassa public works employes have been fighting a running battle with beavers.

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Pit bull confiscated after attacking police horse

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

The horse received several puncture wounds and scratches, but escaped serious injury.

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FIRST ON 3: WPD says pit bull attacked two of its police horses

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

WILMINGTON, NC (NEWS RELEASE) — On Wednesday 20 March 2013, a pitbull that was with his owner but not on a leash, attacked two WPD police horses as the Mounted Officers were passing through 2nd and Chestnut Streets.

The dog latched on to one of the horses as the Officers tried to get their mounts away. The horse received several puncture wounds and scratches, however after being seen by a vet, it was determined that no serious injury took place.

The dog also bit the boot of one of the riders but did not cause injury.

The dog was taken into custody by the NHCSO Animal Control and the owner was charged on a citation for City Code Violation of not having a dog on a leash.

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HAPPENING TODAY: Hemenway Center open house

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The Hemenway Center may have been renamed and renovated a few times, but it’s served the community for years.

The Center has called McRae Street home since the 90’s, serving the community with events, classes and other resources for anyone who needs them.

Since the Wilmington Police Department joined forces with recreation staff there, organizers want to get the word out about the things they now offer.

Community Resource Coordinator, Linda Rawley, stopped by Good Morning Carolina to let the community know about an open house they’re holding at the Center to get the community involved.

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New calls for Berger to resign, seek help after incident with governor

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

The email comes a day after Berger climbed on stage with McCrory during the groundbreaking ceremony for the Cape Fear Community College Humanities and Fine Arts Center.

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