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Deputies investigate shooting

The Columbus County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that happened in the Clarendon community this afternoon.

Open statements for a highly-publicized trial that you may have heard about started today. State troopers say Thomas Grooms hit and killed a father and his teenage son while they were riding their bicycles last spring. You can get a play-by-play of the latest happenings going on in the courtroom by clicking here.

A Hoggard High School teacher has been fired. Joseph Clinton Brown Jr. was arrested and charged earlier this month for simple assault and assault with a deadly weapon.

Soon, you might have to bring some extra change along if you're a big beachgoer. Right now, leaders in the only New Hanover County beach town that doesn't charge for parking are thinking about changing their tune.

Make sure to tune in tonight starting at 5:00. We'll have more on a lawsuit in a nearby town; where athlete Tim Tebow will soon be calling home; how the upcoming movie The Hunger Games has impacted North Carolina and much more.

-Jon Evans

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