Archive - Nov 16, 2007

5th Quarter Playoffs Scoreboard 11/16

Scores from the 2nd round of High School football playoffs - Friday 11/16. Full story...
Family mourns anniversary of tornado victims' deaths
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2007 - 5:32pm.

videoThe scene off Holly Tree Road is much different than it was a year ago today when the deadly tornado hit. Today you can see there are about half a dozen homes that have been rebuilt and the debris has been cleared out.

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Twice as many 2008 vehicles get top safety award
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2007 - 5:30pm.

If you're in the market for a new ride, good news. This year twice as many cars were given the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's top safety award.

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Stage set for severe weather last November
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2007 - 4:50pm.

videoDuring a severe weather event the WWAY weather team is on the air informing viewers of the current warnings. But it is the local office of the National Weather Service that actually issues all of the watches and warnings across our area.

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Ocean Isle erosion problem worsens
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2007 - 4:49pm.

October high tides took their toll on Ocean Isle Beach and Hurricane Noel just off the coast didn't help either.

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Oak Island residents concerned about pier's future
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2007 - 4:35pm.

videoThursday pier owners announced that they'll be scaling back operations to three days a week, and closing the adjacent restaurant. For some people who live nearby, this is the beginning of the end.

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Group holds vigil remembering those killed by violent crime
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2007 - 4:34pm.

The local organization "Justice for Citizens" is holding their 12th annual candlelight memorial Friday night.

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Tax returns could be more complicated this year
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2007 - 3:38pm.

As if figuring out the thousands of pages of tax code isn't confusing enough, this year's might be even more complicated.

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