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Jordan agrees to first Charlotte endorsement deal
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 3:22pm.

Bobcats owner Michael Jordan has agreed to his first endorsement deal with a Charlotte-based business, partnering with team sponsors Presbyterian Healthcare and Novant Health.

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Former West Bladen coach joins NHHS staff
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 2:48pm.

Former West Bladen head football coach Pat Byrd has joined the football coaching staff at New Hanover High School. Byrd will start teaching at New Hanover on Monday.

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - March 8
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:59pm.

videoOn Thursday night we featured first round action from the CAA Women's Basketball Tournament in Maryland. UNCW defeated Georgia State to advance to the quarterfinals. On Thursday we also checked in with the ACC Men's Basketball Tournament. Plus, we caught up with the New Hanover boys basketball team for their final practice at Brogden Hall before Saturday's 4-A state title game.

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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington voters tepid on City Council, warming to CFPUA
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:55pm.

videoWe're taking a closer look at an exclusive poll that reveals what Wilmington voters think about some major issues in our city, namely, the job City Council is doing, as well as what voters think about the CFPUA.

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Middle school debates bring out the big guns on the Battleship
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:44pm.

Trask and Holly Shelter Middle Schools have been squaring off in competition this year, checking their notes and making their best presentation. Organizers decided to bring out the big guns and hold the contests at various community locations. Thursday night started on deck at the Battleship until a little relocation was needed.

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Woman collects more than 40,000 butts off beach; says ban is necessary
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 03/08/2012 - 8:53pm.

videoThe warmer weather means it's finally beach season, and that means thousands of people will make their way to Wrightsville Beach. As the town prepares for the 2012 tourist season, the Board of Aldermen are also considering a new smoking ban. Locals say they plan to speak out about this ban tonight at a public hearing.

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