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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Jan. 11
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 11:40pm.

video The Wake Forest Demon Deacons lost on Wednesday night, but Wilmington's Ty Walker had one of the best games of his career despite the loss. The former New Hanover Wildcat had 8 points, 8 blocked shots & 9 rebounds against Maryland. Click play video to see our Ty Walker highlights. You'll also see Buzz Peterson talk about the recent UNCW turnaround. The Seahawk men's basketball team will be shooting for their fifth win in a row on Thursday. Georgia State will host UNCW on Thursday in Atlanta.

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ONLY ON 3: Interest in 'Teen Mom' arrest overwhelms sheriff's new spokesman
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 4:43pm.

videoLast night's arrest of "Teen Mom 2" star Janelle Evans may not have been too surprising given her criminal record. But for Brunswick County Sheriff's spokesman Del Routh, who is still fairly new to the job, the huge influx of media attention was a little overwhelming.

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ONLY ON 3: Site of deadly shooting working with sheriff to prevent future problems
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 4:28pm.

videoIt's been more than three weeks since a deadly shooting in Columbus County. Now the sheriff's office and the property owner where the shooting took place are working together to make sure this does not happen again.

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Case delayed for suspects in cop sucker punch
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 4:10pm.

An off-duty Wilmington Police officer allegedly assaulted by two men in a bar will have to wait to see what will happen with his accused attackers.

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Wilmington couple pleads guilty to federal charges
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 4:06pm.

The US Department of Justice says Maurice and Jessica Lott received a suspicious package that was mailed from Washington state to Wilmington last March. The couple picked up the package containing marijuana, ecstasy and oxycodone from the post office.

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Man charged with rape of child
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 3:59pm.

Jabarr Johnson has been in prison for kidnapping since April 2009. Now he's charged with first degree rape of a child and two counts of sex offender use of a social website.

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Leaders discuss business of education over breakfast
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 3:47pm.

videoLocal and state leaders met for breakfast this morning and to discuss business of education. The New Hanover County School Board held a breakfast meeting to inform leaders about the importance of considering education as a top priority, especially when it comes to planning the 2012 budget.

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CFCC drama instructor in new Mark Wahlberg film
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/11/2012 - 2:50pm.

If you catch the latest Mark Wahlberg film, Contraband, which opens nationwide on Friday, you might recognize a familiar face from Wilmington.

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