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DA: SBI asked to investigate Onslow County Sheriff's gas records Video included

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District Attorney Ernie Lee is asking the State Bureau of Investigation to look  into allegations concerning gas receipts and use of county credit cards by the Onslow County Sheriff's Office. More>>

Hearing set for Marine accused of desertion

Military officials have scheduled an Article 32 hearing this week for a Marine accused of faking his own kidnapping in Iraq as well as failing to return to his base after visiting relatives in Utah. More>>

Newport woman critical after being run over twice

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A Newport woman is recovering after she was run over twice Monday night. More>>

Jacksonville Police: One person injured after early morning accidental shooting Video included

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One man was arrested early Tuesday morning after what police say appears to be an accidental shooting. More>>

Sneads Ferry to host Community Workshop

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The Sneads Ferry Community Plan team will host a Community Workshop on Tuesday More>>

Purple Heart recipient, ECU student win Tryon Palace wedding

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A Purple Heart recipient from Camp Lejeune and his soon-to-be wife won a wedding at the Tryon Palace. More>>

NCDOT crews close Jacksonville bridge Video included

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Commuters in Jacksonville may need to look for an alternate route starting Saturday night. More>>

First $1 million prize in new lottery game won by Jacksonville retiree

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Lottery officials say a retiree from Jacksonville won $1 million playing the new $1,000,000 Jackpot game. More>>

Marine who urinated on corpses in Afghanistan dies Video included

The attorney for a retired Marine who pleaded guilty to urinating on the corpses of Taliban fighters says the corporal has died in North Carolina. More>>

North Topsail Beach board tackles beach erosion

Town officials say they're tackling erosion problems at North Topsail Beach. More>>

Lejeune holds extended training, warns of noise

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Camp Lejeune training exercises mean residents may hear loud noises after the normal midnight curfew for one more night.
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Lejeune Marine reunited with K9 partner

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A Camp Lejeune Marine is reunited Wednesday with a dog he served with in Afghanistan. More>>

Swansboro man arrested dragging stolen safe

A Swansboro man is accused of stealing a safe from a drug store during an early-morning break-in. More>>

Former Lejeune Marine passes halfway mark in walk across America Video included

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A former Camp Lejeune Marine passes the halfway mark of his fundraising trip across the country.
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Onslow Co. schools roll out new security measures

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A local school system is taking extra precautions to keep the kids safe this upcoming school year. More>>

ENC community certified as "WorkReady"

ENC community certified as "WorkReady"

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Onslow County is the latest community to be certified as WorkReady. More>>

Swim advisories lifted for several eastern Carolina counties

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State water officials say they lifted a swimming warning at several places across the east after testing showed high levels of bacteria in the water. More>>

Jacksonville police investigating armed robbery, home invasion

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Police in Jacksonville are investigating an armed robbery/home invasion on Baldwin Court. More>>

MISSION BBQ to open soon in Jacksonville

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A restaurant known for traditional American BBQ with a hefty side of patriotism is coming to Jacksonville. More>>

McCrory meets wtih military leaders at Camp Lejeune Video included

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Governor McCrory spent the day in the east, aboard Camp Lejuene. More>>

Camp Lejeune wins three environmental awards

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The Secretary of the Navy recognized the local Marine base for their ongoing efforts and commitment to protect and preserve the environment. More>>

Jacksonville man accused of multiple sex offenses

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A Jacksonville man is accused of multiple sex offenses with a teen. More>>

17 permanent jobs coming to Onslow County

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17 new jobs are coming to Onslow County according to the Board of Commissioners.
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Medicaid cuts cost hospitals millions each year Video included

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The state's decision to reduce Medicaid reimbursements by an additional 1% after the 3% cut last year is costing providers in the East millions of dollars every year. More>>

Infectious diseases that concern doctors in the East Video included

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Infectious diseases are one of the things that challenge doctors around the world. More>>

New system to ease Jacksonville traffic woes Video included

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Jacksonville officials are in the process of testing a new system that would allow them to control traffic lights, creating less congestion, making travel safer for everyone. More>>

Self-proclaimed "Mean Mom" gets creative with punishment Video included

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An Onslow County mom is getting creative when it comes to punishing her teenager. More>>

Onslow County working to stop spread of mosquitoes

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Officials in the east want you to help stop the spread of mosquitoes this summer. More>>

Camp Lejeune hosts informational fair for Marines and their families

Camp Lejeune hosts informational fair for Marines and their families Video included

Camp Lejeune hosts informational fair for Marines and their families Camp Lejeune hosts informational fair for Marines and their families
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The event provides first-hand looks at the services and opportunities available to Marines and their families aboard the Marine Corps Base and within Onslow County. More>>

National Night Out 2014 in eastern NC Video included

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Law Enforcement agencies across the east are taking part in the 31st annual National Night Out Tuesday. More>>

Onslow school board bans corporal punishment Video included

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Onslow County schools ban the spanking of students. More>>

The impacts of state Medicaid cuts for patients Video included

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The state's decision to continue cuts to it's medicaid program is having far reaching affects. More>>

Deputies: Man pulls knife on cab driver Video included

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One man is in jail after deputies say he pulled a knife on a cab driver.
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Man arrested after hit and run in Jacksonville

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An Onslow County man is in custody after deputies say he left the scene of an accident, leaving behind a path of damage and injuring two people. More>>

Greenville Police looking for 3 men for stealing checks

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The Greenville Police Department is looking for three Hispanic men who used checks stolen from a construction company. Police say the construction company reported 33 stolen checks, and only three have been accounted for so far. More>>

LL Cool J headlined Camp Lejeune's 4th of July Celebration Video included

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Rapper and actor LL Cool headlined at this year’s 4th of July celebration at Camp Lejeune. More>>

Onslow veterans memorial to be rededicated

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Saturday, the Onslow Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be rededicated. More>>

Reward offered for info in Maysville woman's death

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The former employer of a Maysville woman, whose body was found in a field last month, is now offering a reward for information in her mysterious death. More>>

Onslow County EMS sponsor active shooter workshop

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As the family of the victims in Maryland cope with the death of their loved ones, first responders and school administrators in eastern North Carolina came together to prepare for a similar situation. More>>

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