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Archive for July, 2013

Cape Fear Museum targeted in Civil War-era object theft

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Several Civil War-era objects have been stolen from a display cabinet inside the Cape Fear Museum.

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Anonymous tip leads to four arrests, 1,500 bags of heroin

Friday, July 26th, 2013

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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office and DEA have arrested four people for allegedly trafficking heroin.

Investigators say they seized 1,560 bags of heroin during a traffic stop on NC 211 in Suppy after anonymous information and surveillance led to the stop.

Officers arrested Marcus Antonio Grissett, 53, Supply, Elizabeth Julia Kleedorfer, 51, of Supply and Vandarn Stewart, 53, of Elmont, NY, early this morning. They are in jail under $200,000 secured bond. Investigators also charged Robert Joseph Decosimo, 49, of Elmont, NY. He is jail under a $500,000 secured bond.

They are each charged with one count each of conspiring to traffic opium/heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Environmentalists and economists disagree over land use plan

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Save the Cape has a new plan for a section of Brunswick County land that was originally going to be developed into a super-port, but Brunswick County economists are fighting the plans.

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First Alert Forecast: Drier start to weekend, Dorian disorganized

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Enjoy pleasant summer weather for at least the first half of the weekend!

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Sharknado headed to a big screen near you?

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Social media went wild over Sharknado and now it could be coming to a theater near you. Syfy hit social media gold earlier this month with Sharknado, a campy movie about a storm that picked up the world's

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