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State expected to seek death penalty against convicted killer

January 9th, 2017

The New Hanover County District Attorney’s office is expected to formally announce Monday it will seek the death penalty for James Opelton Bradley. The convicted killer, charged with first-degree murder in the presumed death of Shannon Rippy Van Newkirk, was indicted by a grand jury on a second first-degree murder charge in December.  Bradley is also charged with the murder of Elisha Tucker, whose body was found wrapped in trash bags on April 29, 2014, while investigators …

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Commissioner continues push against tax money for non-US citizens

January 9th, 2017

The recent arrest of a non-US citizen for a deadly hit and run in Wilmington prompted new questions from the community. A woman wrote New Hanover County Commission Chair Woody White to express her frustration this man was in our country, and that tax money was being spent on his legal proceedings.

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16 teachers nominated for Rookie of the Year

January 9th, 2017

A total of 16 teachers were nominated to take part in the first annual 2017 Rookie of the Year process. This program is for teachers in their second and third years of teaching.

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Port of Wilmington to add two new cranes in 2018

January 9th, 2017

The new Panamax cranes are expected to arrive in the spring of 2018 and will cost a total of $27.4 million. 

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State announces its intention to seek death penalty for convicted killer

January 9th, 2017

The New Hanover County District Attorney’s office is expected to formally announce Monday it will seek the death penalty for James Opelton Bradley. The convicted killer, charged with first-degree murder in the presumed death of Shannon Rippy Van Newkirk, was indicted by a grand jury on a second first-degree murder charge in December.  Bradley is also charged with the murder of Elisha Tucker, whose body was found wrapped in trash bags on April 29, 2014, while investigators …

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