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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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Former Columbus Co. detention officer sentenced for inmate assault
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 4:25pm.

A former Columbus County detention officer is heading to prison for his role in a jailhouse assault.

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ONLY ON 3: 12 years after annexation, some Masonboro residents still waiting for city services
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 3:45pm.

video The City of Wilmington is taking steps toward providing city services to annexed Monkey Junction. But one area annexed by the city more than a decade ago still is not receiving some of those basic services.

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Man arrested after CFCC president hit in office
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 3:05pm.

Cape Fear Community College's president got a rude start to his day. Wilmington Police arrested Norfleet Midyette Jr. after witnesses say he walked into President Eric McKeithan's office and hit him multiple times with a pile of papers.

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Cooper-Dyke resigns to accept TSU post
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 2:12pm.

video UNCW women's basketball coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke, who piloted the Seahawks to back-to-back appearances in the Women's National Invitational Tournament (WNIT), has resigned, Director of Athletics Jimmy Bass announced Tuesday.

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Santorum quits presidential campaign
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 1:41pm.

Bowing to the inevitable, Rick Santorum quit the presidential campaign Tuesday, clearing the way for Mitt Romney to claim the Republican nomination.

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NCSU researchers predict average hurricane season
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 1:37pm.

Researchers at North Carolina State University are predicting a relatively average hurricane season, but say even minor storms can still cause serious problems when they make landfall.

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