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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Convicted former deputy back in court for drug case he investigated
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 8:53am.

A former New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy who pleaded guilty to dozen of drug crimes earlier this year is heading back to court this morning. But this time it's because of his old job.

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Plane heading to Bahamas makes emergency landing at ILM
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 8:30am.

A plane heading to the Bahamas from Montreal made an emergency landing at Wilmington International Airport last night.

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UNCW more than holds their own with Louisville
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 12/14/2014 - 9:20pm.

videoMost basketball fans expected 4th ranked Louisville to pounce on UNCW. Louisville did win on Sunday night, but the game proved to be much closer than expected. In fact UNCW pulled within two points of the Cardinals late in the second half, yet Rick Pitino's club pulled away at the end to win by double digits. UNCW head coach Kevin Keatts is a former assistant coach at Louisville. Check out our game highlights tonight at 11pm on WWAY.

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Hundreds march for Lennon Lacy
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Sat, 12/13/2014 - 11:47pm.

videoHundreds gathered at The First Baptist Church in Bladenboro on Saturday to march for Lennon Lacy, the 17 year old West Bladen High School student who was found dead in August.

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Wreath laying at National Cemetery
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 12/13/2014 - 2:22pm.

Wreaths were laid out at the national cemetery in Wilmington on Saturday. Hundreds of people came out to the annual ceremony done by an organization called Wreaths Across America as a remembrance of fallen veterans during the holidays.

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Fundraiser for beach fire victims
Submitted by Chris Brown on Sat, 12/13/2014 - 2:11pm.

videoA week after the deadly fires in Carolina Beach folks organized a pig pickin to raise money for for the victims of that fire. There was barbecue and a silent auction, live bands, all happening at The Last Resort bar.

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WWAY's Full Court Press - Dec. 12
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 12/13/2014 - 12:26am.

videoFriday marked the return of Chasity Melvin to WWAY's Full Court Press. The NC State Hall of Famer made a guest appearance on Friday. This season's analyst, Kevin Schneider, had a previous basketball commitment to fulfill. We showcased a slew of basketball action on the Full Court Press. This included game action from Hoggard-New Hanover, Whiteville-East Columbus and much more including another football state championship for Wallace-Rose Hill.

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UPDATE: All roads open after coal ash, diesel spill
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 12/12/2014 - 10:55pm.

All roads are back open after two dump trucks collided, spilling coal ash and diesel fuel.

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