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Perdue says NC getting prepared for Irene
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 4:14pm.

Gov. Bev Perdue says North Carolina officials will be ready for Hurricane Irene should it touch the state later this week.

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Convicted contractor testifies against former ABC administrator
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 2:53pm.

video In day two of the Billy Williams trial, jurors heard testimony from a key witness: contractor Lee Cowper. Williams, the former New Hanover County ABC administrator is accused of making an illegal agreement with Cowper to build a two-story garage at Williams's home.

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JUST ADD HOPE: The Mail Room helps teachers stretch tight budgets
Submitted by Asha Dave on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 2:23pm.

video We often hear from viewers who want to see more coverage of the positive things going on in our community. In an effort to do that, we're showcasing The Mail Room, which is a Wilmington business all about giving back with what they have.

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Rotary partners with Williston Middle School to help students
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 12:32pm.

The Rotary Club held a luncheon today to kick off the Williston Legacy Project. Rotary is partnering with the school to provide technology and literacy programs to help students. Not only that, rotary will provide speakers, mentors, tutors and volunteers for school events and academic clubs.

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Irene could disrupt King memorial dedication in DC
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 12:23pm.

A hurricane bearing down on the East Coast could disrupt plans to dedicate a memorial to Martin Luther King Jr. on the National Mall in Washington

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Leland men arrested on cocaine charges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 12:07pm.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office and ATF have arrested two men on various drug-related charges. The arrests come after a year-long investigation that ended with a search warrant at a home in Leland.

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As summer ends, kids get started on Christmas decorations at Airlie
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 12:02pm.

Although Christmas is still a few months away campers at Lego Camp at Airlie Gardens are getting to make and program train cars will be seen by thousands of visitors during Enchanted Airlie.

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Ocracoke officials issue evacuation orders
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/23/2011 - 11:58am.

Authorities on North Carolina's Ocracoke Island have issued a mandatory evacuation order for visitors to leave starting at 5 a.m. Wednesday as Hurricane Irene approaches.

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