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Looming deadline could force thousands from assisted living facilities
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 3:38pm.

video A deadline is looming that could force thousands of people living in adult care homes out on the streets. North Carolina has until April 30 to come up with a new way to distribute Medicaid payments to people living in group homes and private homes.

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CFPUA discussing where to apply five-percent rate hike
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 3:22pm.

video A new year may mean more money on your Cape Fear Public Utility Authority Bill. But is an increase worth it or just money down the drain?

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Brunswick CC pitcher guns for third straight no-hitter
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 3:15pm.

video A college baseball pitcher in Brunswick County has etched his name in the record book after two fantastic performances on the mound. Michael Green is the ace of the Brunswick Community College pitching rotation. So far this month, he's been close to perfect and totally un-hittable.

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Prison breaks ground on long-awaited chapel
Submitted by Asha Dave on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 2:54pm.

video Nearly 800 inmates call the Pender Correctional Institution home. Although it's just a temporary stop for most, prison leaders and the community have come together to build what they hope will make a lasting impression.

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Verizon announces 4G LTE network expanding
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 2:47pm.

A faster wireless service is coming to more people in the Cape Fear. Verizon announced today its large-scale 4G network is expanding tomorrow to cover several cities including Calabash, Castle Hayne, Whiteville, Lake Waccamaw, Sandy Creek, Sunset Beach, Whiteville, U.S. Hwy 74 (between Leland and Whiteville) and Bolton.

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President picks Tar Heels to win NCAA
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 11:27am.

President Barack Obama is going back to Carolina in his NCAA tournament bracket. The president, who correctly picked North Carolina to win the 2009 NCAA championship, has the Tar Heels as the team to beat in his 2012 bracket, which was unveiled Wednesday.

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20 years after The Shot, a new start for Laettner
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 11:10am.

Twenty years after Christian Laettner hit The Shot to beat Kentucky and catapult Duke into the Final Four, he's seeking out a new start in basketball as a coach.

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NC teachers' group won't endorse in governor primary
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 10:55am.

A leading public employee group in North Carolina will not endorse a candidate for governor in the Democratic primary.

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