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Brett Blizzard update; still hittin' the 3 in Italy
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 02/12/2012 - 11:41pm.

Former UNCW basketball standout Brett Blizzard returned to Italy several months ago to play pro basketball after spending the previous year in Wilmington. Last year's WWAY Full Court Press co-host just led his Italian team to their second consecutive victory on Sunday.

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Cold weather affects crops
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 02/12/2012 - 7:46pm.

videoWhat looked to be one of the warmer winters in quite some time took a drastic turn early Sunday morning. As temperatures dipped into the mid-20's the extreme change may have had area farmers in a cold sweat.

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Whitney Houston dead at 48
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 02/11/2012 - 11:12pm.

Whitney Houston, the iconic American singer whose battles with drugs, alcohol and ex-husband Bobby Brown marred her star power, has died. She was 48. Houston's publicist confirmed the singer's death to ABC News. The cause of death is not yet known.

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1st place George Mason men slide by UNCW; ODU women sneak past UNCW on Play 4KayDay
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/11/2012 - 10:40pm.

The UNC Wilmington Seahawks certainly had their chances down the stretch,both the men's team and the women's team. Unfortunately Buzz Peterson's squad wasn't able to knock off George Mason on Saturday. On Sunday Cynthia Cooper-Dyke's team lost a close one to Old Dominion.

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Billy Graham's daughter visits Wilmington to talk about new book, faith, father
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 02/11/2012 - 8:03pm.

videoAnne Graham Lotz, daughter of famous evangelist Billy Graham has written her first ever children's book. She read it and signed copies this weekend right here in Wilmington.

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Laney swimmer wins state title in 200 IM; Hoggard swimmer wins 100 breaststroke title
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/11/2012 - 6:38pm.

Hoggard's Ashley Brem is a state champ. Laney junior Travis Johns is a state champ too. WWAY first introduced our viewers to Travis Johns when he was just a freshman. We even have a link to the video feature that we did with Travis two years ago if you click

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Conference tournament brackets are set
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/11/2012 - 6:17pm.

High School basketball conference tournament action will tip off on Monday. Conference tournament action will conclude on Friday. The state playoffs will begin on February 20. The pairings are set in the Three Rivers 1-A & 2-A Conference, Waccamaw 2-A & 3-A Conference, Tri County 1-A Conference, East Central 2-A Conference, Mideastern 4-A Conference, Mid South 4-A Conference and the CFIC Conference.

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Porsche rolls out newest car
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 02/11/2012 - 5:55pm.

You may see a new sports car rolling through the streets of the Cape Fear. Porsche of Fayetteville unveiled the brand new, 2013 model of the 911 series Saturday in Wrightsville Beach.

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