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Pender boys hold off Topsail
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:54pm.

videoPender boys basketball coach Gary Battle has another solid team this season. The Patriots love to run up and down the court due to all of their athleticism. On Wednesday the Patriots beat Topsail in boys hoops. The Topsail girls were able to hold off Pender though. We checked out game action from both contests.

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Stilman White showing patience in UNC return
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:44pm.

videoNobody said the transition would be easy for Stilman White. The Hoggard High School graduate is back at UNC. The Tar Heels currently sport a 7-1 record after defeating East Carolina over the weekend. The former Hoggard guard has played in four games this season, but he hasn't scored yet.

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ONLY ON 3: Friends remember Carolina Beach fire victim
Submitted by Chris Brown on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:57pm.

videoIt's been almost a week since the deadly fires in Carolina Beach and we are learning more about one of the victims. Mary Cochran is being remembered as an active community member and a wonderful friend. Mary has lived on Pleasure Island for 5 years. She was a member of Carolina Beach Presbyterian Church where she sang in the choir.

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Santa Wrap Song
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:53pm.

videoIn light of the season, this week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is none other than Santa Claus. WWAY's Daniel Seamans wrote a little song for the occasion. It's called 'The Santa Wrap Song' and features Mr. and Mrs. Claus who can be found right now in Wilmington.

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Partial settlement reached in NC State Fair case
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:35pm.

videoA federal court document shows a settlement has been reached between a family injured when they were thrown from a ride at the North Carolina State Fair and three of the four defendants named in a lawsuit.

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Disaster Mental Advisor helps fire victims
Submitted by Helen Holt on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:24pm.

video As it is an emotional time in Carolina Beach, many are dealing with loss of loved ones as well as cooping with the tragic situation. Tab Ballis is a psychiatrist in Wilmington who also is a volunteer with the Red Cross.

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Students react to UNCW athletic cuts
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:22pm.

videoUNCW has had their fair share of financial troubles in the athletic department. Just last year the swimming and diving program was on the chopping block, and now four track and field teams are going to be cut.

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More 'Leland Grinch' victims come forward
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:30pm.

video More Leland residents are coming forward, saying a Christmas Grinch stole items off of their property. This time, however, 10-foot inflatables are the targets, not just wreaths and garland.

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