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Man boating off Wrightsville Beach dies
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/11/2012 - 8:59am.

A 54-year-old man died last night after the Coast Guard medevaced him from a boat off Wrightsville Beach.

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Brunswick County 911 service restored
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/11/2012 - 7:22am.

Technicians have restored partial service to the Brunswick County Central Communications (911) Center after an equipment failure early this morning caused a temporary loss of 911 service. 911 operators were notified of the failure shortly after 3 a.m. and immediately began routing calls to the New Hanover County 911 Center, which serves as a backup for Brunswick County.

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ONLY ON 3: Vice Chair of new Wilmington Ballpark Coalition quits after WWAY asks questions
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 10:56pm.

video We told you yesterday about a new group supporting the City of Wilmington in its plans to bring a ballpark to town. Today, the vice chair of the Wilmington Ballpark Coalition resigned after WWAY started asking questions about his involvement.

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ONLY ON 3: Who is the 'Wilmington Ballpark Coalition?'
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 10:43pm.

A closer look at the members of the WBC, what many have in common, and who's doing the organizing on their behalf.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - April 10
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 10:39pm.

video On Tuesday night the New Hanover County School Board recognized the New Hanover boys basketball team for winning the 4-A state championship in high school basketball. WWAY was there for that. We also checked out baseball action from UNCW and Ashley High School (and softball). On top of that we covered the resignation of UNCW women's basketball coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke.

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Downtown businesses have mixed feelings on economic impact of proposed ballpark
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 10:17pm.

video Building a baseball stadium in Wilmington could have a huge impact on the Cape Fear area, especially for businesses close by. Business owners we spoke with say a ballpark would definitely help the downtown economy, but only certain businesses would benefit.

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Teacher of the Week: Ereka Botkin
Submitted by wway news on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 6:02pm.

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