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Morning fire kills three children, leaves family homeless
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 02/23/2012 - 4:23pm.

video An early-morning fire killed three children and left the rest of family of ten homeless. For those who know the Pittman family, the fire that destroyed their home and took the lives of three children was nothing less than a tragedy.

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Disease carrying beetle discovered in Brunswick Co.
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/23/2012 - 11:53am.

video North Carolina forestry officials say a devastating disease affecting trees in the laurel family across the southeastern United States has now been discovered in Brunswick County.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Feb. 22; VCU edges UNCW + 2nd round of state playoffs
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 11:54pm.

video The UNC Wilmington men's basketball team nearly pulled off an upset on Wednesday night against VCU at Trask Coliseum on senior night. Click play video to see our game highlights and postgame reaction. The second round of the state playoffs for high school basketball is over. We've got that covered as well with game action and scores.

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3rd round pairings for high school hoops
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 11:38pm.

The list of teams remaining in the hunt for a state title is starting to dwindle. We've posted the pairings for the third round of the high school basketball state playoffs. Click full story to find out Friday's schedule for teams in the WWAY viewing area.

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Loose logs block US-17 causing severe traffic
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 9:50pm.

video Traffic backed up for miles Wednesday night after a truck carrying timber flipped near Supply Street on US-17, blocking the Northbound lanes and spilling the wood across the Southbound lanes.

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ONLY ON 3: DA's school talks leading to crime tips
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 5:59pm.

video Middle and high school students are learning lessons from a different type of teacher. District Attorney Ben David is speaking to students around New Hanover and Pender Counties encouraging them to make good decisions. Sometimes the DA takes away just as much as his audience.

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