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Kate Voegele concert draws 'One Tree Hill' fans sad to see show wrap
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 9:46pm.

A big crowd downtown Wednesday night at the Soapbox to see Kate Voegele in concert. The singer has another tie to our community. She appeared on "One Tree Hill" as Mia.

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Five years later, Riegelwood tornado survivors still cope
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 8:09pm.

video Five years later, and still scars remain. That's how long it's been since a tornado tore through Riegelwood devastating homes and the lives of many in the community. Talking about that day is still not easy for those who went through it.

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Justices hear appeal of Marine convicted of killing pregnant comrade
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 5:38pm.

A former Marine convicted of killing a fellow Marine wants his conviction overturned. Today the state court of appeals heard arguments from both sides in the case.

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ONLY ON 3: Victim of robbery that sparked UNCW lockdown speaks out
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 5:34pm.

video A lockdown at UNCW earlier this week began after an armed robbery at a nearby restaurant. Today one of the victims of that robbery spoke out.

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Police: Man with umbrella prompted ECU lockdown
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 4:27pm.

A three-hour lockdown at East Carolina University was triggered when a man carrying an umbrella was mistaken for a gunman.

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Carolina Beach Police Chief, Ocean Rescue leader resign
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 3:23pm.

Carolina Beach Police Chief William Younginer announced his retirement today. Alicia Lachance, who was in charge of the town's Ocean Rescue program, also resigned.

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WWAY NewsChannel 3 named Best Newscast in Carolinas
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 2:41pm.

WWAY NewsChannel 3 won eight awards at the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas annual convention Saturday at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, including Best Newscast in the Carolinas. WWAY won top honors in six categories. The two silver awards came in categories in which the station won top awards.

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Columbus Co. woman pleads guilty to killing her boyfriend
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/16/2011 - 2:18pm.

Mattie Kelly plead guilty to 2nd Degree Murder and 1st Degree Burglary in Columbus County. Ms. Kelly told the officer that she had just killed her boyfriend. Ms. Kelly then told the officer the name of her boyfriend, Edward Jerome Jackson, and the location of his body

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