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The Cape Fear excited about premier of 'Hunger Games'
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 7:37pm. revealed earlier this week cities topping the list in the United States for reading The Hunger Games trilogy. The list was generated after compiling sales data of all versions of The Hunger Games books, in both print and Kindle formats, on a per capita basis in cities with over 100,000 residents. Wilmington, North Carolina holds the 14th spot!

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Councilwoman Laura Padgett undergoes dual-transplant surgery
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 6:27pm.

Wilmington City Councilwoman Laura Padgett is undergoing a dual-organ transplant surgery at Johns Hopkins Medical Center as of Tuesday evening, a city spokeswoman said.

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Teacher of the Week: Ryan Barclay
Submitted by wway news on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 6:14pm.

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Warm Wilmington winter wasn't as warm as you might think
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 4:10pm.

video Now that we're officially into spring, we can look back at the winter season. Of course, it was really more of a winter that wasn't. It was technically still winter, but throughout the cooler months we kept waiting for the winter wallop that never came. Instead, it was warm, dry and way different than last year.

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Pender school board seeks input on shifting high school calendar
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 3:55pm.

video It could be a short summer for high school students in Pender County. Starting classes the first week of August is one option under a proposed school calendar waiver. The reason: the school district wants to implement the Career and College Promise program.

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Berger's traffic charges reduced; plans to appeal domestic order violation
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 3:37pm.

New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger got a break in court today, when charges stemming from a January traffic stop were reduced.

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Surf City building memories one brick at a time
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:54pm.

You can soon share your treasured memories of Surf City for everyone to see. The town is selling commemorative brick pavers.

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Jury seated in cyclists' death trial
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:16pm.

Opening arguments start tomorrow in Wilmington in the trial of a man accused with hitting and killing a father and son riding their bikes.

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