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7 new faces running to become NC's No. 2 executive
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/03/2012 - 11:08am.

Accomplished newcomers and veteran politicians who haven't run for statewide office are among the seven candidates from the two major political parties vying to be North Carolina's next lieutenant governor.

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Former Defense Secretary Rumsfeld to help raise campaign money for Pantano, other veterans
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/03/2012 - 10:51am.

Ilario Pantano is getting some big-name help raising money for his Congressional campaign. Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld will attend a fundraiser for Pantano and other veterans in Washington, DC, later this month.

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Brunswick County high speed chase suspect missing
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 04/03/2012 - 6:40am.

The search continues for a suspect responsible for leading police on a high speed chase in Brunswick County last night.

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Former UNCW Seahawk wins national championship with Kentucky Wildcats
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 10:40pm.

John Calipari played college basketball at UNC Wilmington for one season. It wasn't the happiest period of his life, nor was it a time full of playing time. On Monday night Calipari and the Kentucky Wildcats beat Kansas in New Orleans in the national championship game. It's Calipari's first national title.

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ACC Barnstorming Tour tips off at BCC Thursday
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 10:18pm.

UNC's Tyler Zeller, NC State's CJ Williams and Duke's Miles Plumlee will be hoopin' it up at Brunswick Community College on Thursday. The ACC Barnstorming Tour all-star basketball game will be played at the Gore Center on the BCC campus.

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Richmond, VA also contemplating building new baseball stadium
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 10:12pm.

Is the Richmond area willing and able to invest in a baseball venue that will cost about $50 million? The Richmond Flying Squirrels and the city have agreed that the best place for a new stadium is Richmond's fleet maintenance facility on the Boulevard, adjacent to The Diamond, but there is no firm plan. Financing remains the missing piece.

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Commissioners vote 3 to 2 in favor of accepting family planning money
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 9:31pm.

video After weeks of public and even national outrage, New Hanover County Commissioners have voted in favor of nearly $9,000 in family planning funding. Last month, the board unanimously voted against accepting the money.

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Alfy Hill gives verbal commitment to Gamecocks
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 9:31pm.

video West Brunswick football coach Jimmy Fletcher says it best. "I tell Alfy he's the most traveled college student in America." The former West Brunswick standout is still enrolled at Los Angeles Valley Community College, but Alfy Hill plans to be a USC Gamecock in the near future.

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