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Laney & Lumberton in same conference? Trask & South Robeson? Topsail & Terry Sanford?
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 12/01/2011 - 1:24am.

Could Terry Sanford and Topsail wind up in the same conference? What about Purnell Swett and Hoggard? This possibility raises loads of questions, but discussions for high school re-alignment at this time are preliminary.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Nov. 30
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 11/30/2011 - 11:39pm.

video On Wednesday night we showcased highlights and the dramatic finish from the UNCW-Toledo men's basketball game. The Rockets downed the Seahawks by two points when a desperation shot at the buzzer from UNCW missed. We also featured high school basketball action from Ashley. The Screaming Eagles are now 2-0 after beating Pender. Click full story to see the complete high school basketball scoreboard from Wednesday night's play(high school & college). We pay tribute to the late Chester McGlockton as well.

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Injured pelicans washing up on NC beaches again
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/30/2011 - 5:49pm.

Officials say pelicans with injuries similar to those seen last winter are washing up on Onslow Beach and have been reported on another beach along the southeastern North Carolina coast.

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Ex-Marine charged with wife's murder under $1M bond
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/30/2011 - 5:35pm.

video A former Marine accused of killing his ex-wife is in jail under $1 million bond. New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies arrested 48-year-old Keith Waters last night for the murder of his wife Kay at their home on Hanover Avenue in Castle Hayne.

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NC students headed for school year 5 days longer
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/30/2011 - 5:27pm.

The academic year for North Carolina's public school students is set to get five days longer next year. Members of the state Board of Education said Wednesday a new state law taking away teacher training time and replacing it with five more classroom days should take effect with the new school year in August.

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Preacher Billy Graham admitted to NC hospital
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/30/2011 - 5:25pm.

A spokesman for the Rev. Billy Graham says the famous evangelist has been taken to a hospital near his home in North Carolina for treatment of his lungs.

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Real estate agency's holiday bazaar benefits Teacher's Fund
Submitted by IE on Wed, 11/30/2011 - 4:48pm.

Intracoastal Realty was selling more than just houses today at its Lumina Station location. Vendors sold locally-made goods in the real estate agency's fourth annual Holiday Bazaar.

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PPD shareholders approve sale
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/30/2011 - 2:20pm.

PPD shareholders have approved the Wilmington-based company's sale to The Carlyle Group and affiliates of Hellman & Friedman. The vote came at a special meeting of shareholders today.

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