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Pairings set for 2012 East Regionals; Wildcats play Thursday & Vikings go on Friday
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/25/2012 - 6:51pm.

The pairings are set. New Hanover beat Raleigh Millbrook earlier this season. The Wildcats now have to play Millbrook on Thursday in the East Regionals in Fayetteville. The West Columbus Vikings have never played Rocky Mount Prep in basketball before. The Vikings will get their first look at RMP on Friday in Fayetteville.

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Saturday Sports: It's a little bit of everything
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/25/2012 - 6:46pm.

Round three of the high school basketball playoffs is complete. Due to severe weather on Friday several playoff games were held on Saturday afternoon. The UNCW men's basketball team also played on Saturday. It turned out to be one of the worst defeats of the season for Buzz Peterson's squad. The UNCW men's swimming team once again is the CAA champ. A local high school wrestler won a state championship on Saturday. Click full story for all this & more.

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Productions spent $113M in Wilmington in 2011; more predicted for 2012
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 02/25/2012 - 5:48pm.

Movie, TV and commercial productions spent more than $113 million on goods and services in the Wilmington area last year, according to the Wilmington Regional Film Commission. The commission expects an even better year in 2012.

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Folks get a taste of downtown
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 02/25/2012 - 5:01pm.

Folks got to sample some of Downtown Wilmington’s finest wine and beer this weekend.

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Scouts go to college to earn badges
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 02/25/2012 - 12:15pm.

Some area Boy Scouts are earning new badges to put on their uniforms by attending a Merit Badge College this weekend.

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WWAY's Friday night sports - Feb. 24
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/25/2012 - 12:04am.

videoThe New Hanover Wildcat boys basketball team is back in the regionals for the third year in a row. Some teams will have to wait until Saturday to play their third round state playoff game though. On Friday we unveiled the All-WWAY First Team High School Basketball. Team.

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ONLY ON 3: UNCW fraternity remembers brother
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 02/24/2012 - 9:44pm.

video UNCW freshman and Tau Kappa Epsilon brother Bryce Scott died Friday morning. Tonight, his brothers say they're refocusing their energy to remember Bryce.

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STORMTRACK 3: Tornado Watch cancelled
Submitted by Jerry Jackson on Fri, 02/24/2012 - 8:10pm.

A cold front produced severe weather in the Carolinas Friday.

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