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NC Marine Corps air base in big expansion phase
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/05/2012 - 10:19am.

The military's big expansion in North Carolina continues as the Marine Corps builds a $140 million mega-hangar to hold four squadrons of a revolutionary aircraft.

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Group rallies in opposition to Titan, air permit
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 03/04/2012 - 9:41pm.

videoOver a hundred residents of New Hanover County gathered today to rally in opposition to Titan. The cement company took a significant step towards coming to Castle Hayne earlier this week when they were issued an air quality permit by the DAQ. Protestors say they are not happy with the permit and plan to end the momentum that Titan is building.

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Badges battle and ball for buddies
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 03/03/2012 - 6:38pm.

videoDozens of police officers and sheriff's deputies converged on downtown Wilmington this weekend. No, it wasn't a drug bust or a stand-off, it was a shoot out... on the basketball court.

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Another one bites the dust; Wildcats advance to state finals in basketball
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 03/03/2012 - 5:56pm.

The New Hanover boys basketball raced out to an early lead and never looked back in Saturday's 4-A East Regional final. The Wildcats beat Hoke County 81-48, advancing to the NCHSAA 4-A State Championship.

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STORMTRACK 3: Powerful storm system brings rain to the area
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 03/03/2012 - 4:30pm.

The same storm system that ripped through the country and spawned dozens of tornadoes is fortunately weakening as it passes over our area.

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Drexel tops UNCW in CAA Tourney
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 03/03/2012 - 2:05pm.

The UNC Wilmington Seahawks are headed home after a second round loss in the CAA Men's Basketball Tournament in Richmond. The Drexel Dragons beat the Seahawks on Saturday afternoon.

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Wilmington's Cari Blalock heads to NCAA's
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 03/03/2012 - 12:57am.

Former New Hanover High swimmer Cari Blalock is clearly one of the most accomplished swimmers to come out of Wilmington in several years. Blalock will be heading to the 2012 NCAA Division I Women's Swimming and Diving Championships later this month.

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WWAY'S Friday night sports - March 2
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 03/03/2012 - 12:11am.

videoThe West Columbus Vikings will not be going to the state championship game this year in 1-A basketball. The season ended on Friday night in the 1-A regionals in Fayetteville. The New Hanover Wildcats will be playing in the 4-A east finals on Saturday in Fayetteville. The UNCW men's basketball team will also be playing on Saturday. The Hawks get to advance to round two after beating James Madison on Friday.

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