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Man charged for stealing lawnmowers; Facebook bans mom for baby pics; unusual temperatures ahead

Deputies in Bladen County have arrested and charged a man for stealing three lawnmowers, a trimmer and assorted hand tools.

New parents love to take pictures of their newborn babies and put them online to share with family and friends. But when one mom posted a picture of her young son who has a birth defect, she says she was banned from Facebook.

This summer may be too hot to handle for some -- the forecast from the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration is calling for above-average temperatures from June through August. But in other parts of the country, forecasters are expecting cooler-than-normal temperatures.

That's one smart girl! A young student at St. Mary Catholic School was recognized by New Hanover County Officials today for her quick thinking to call 911.

Be sure to tune in tonight starting at 5:00! We'll have more on what caused tempers to flare at an area town leaders meeting; the latest in the Trayvon Martin investigation; what kind of answers a local attorney representing fired police officers is hoping to get and much more.

Have a great weekend!

-Frances Weller

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