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NC Republicans could see contested prez primary
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 4:15pm.

North Carolina Republicans are looking more likely to get their chance to help choose a presidential nominee after Super Tuesday failed to materialize as the clincher for front-runner Mitt Romney.

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Lack of students puts Catholic high school plan on hold
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 4:06pm.

videoFor years a lot of folks have wanted a Catholic high school in the Cape Fear, but it looks like that will not happen any time soon. During a visit to Wilmington today, Bishop Michael Burbidge of the Raleigh Diocese said that talks of building a long-sought Catholic high school here are on hold.

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Leland, Bald Head fire departments get federal money
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 4:02pm.

Two fire departments in Brunswick County are getting help from the federal government. Leland Fire Rescue and the Bald Head Island Fire Department are each getting money from the the US Department of Homeland Security for operations and safety improvements.

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CFCC students take top honors at interior design contest
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 3:41pm.

Three Cape Fear Community College students swept a regional competition with their interior design skills.

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FIRST ON 3: Arrests made in connection to death of high school football player
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 2:56pm.

videoBrunswick County Sheriff's investigators say they have charged several people in the death of 19-year-old Marcus Hankins. They have been charged with inciting a riot.

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Historic Wilmington Foundation loans Children's Museum money for restoration
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 2:44pm.

The Children's Museum of Wilmington is getting some help taking care of its home. The Historic Wilmington Foundation is loaning the museum $23,000 for restoration.

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Obama urges shift to new energy technologies during NC visit
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 2:26pm.

President Barack Obama on Wednesday made his most urgent appeal yet for the nation to wean itself from oil, calling it a "fuel of the past" and demanding that the United States broaden its approach to energy.

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