Archive - Dec 2007
Special needs children benefit from therapeutic toys
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/20/2007 - 3:51pm.

Picking out toys for children is tough as it is. You need to know if it's safe, age appropriate, and of course if your child will enjoy it. But parents of children with special needs may also want to consider a toy's therapeutic value.

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Hangartner getting it done at guard and as a 301-pound kick returner

The Carolina Panthers' Geoff Hangartner is proving that versatility is important. Full story...
Easley to NC residents: step-up water conservation efforts
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/20/2007 - 12:48pm.

Governor Mike Easley is asking residents to step-up water conservation efforts as the drought continues to drain water supplies across the state.

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Frank Capra Jr. dies at 73
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/20/2007 - 11:34am.

videoTelevision and movie studio president Frank Capra Junior has died. The executive vice president of EUE/Screen Gem Studios, Bill Vassar, says Capra died Wednesday night in a Philadelphia hospital at age 73. » Click here to view slideshow |

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Holiday Miracles: Rough year for Southport family
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/19/2007 - 7:05pm.

videoHere at NewsChannel 3 we want to help make some holiday wishes come true. There are so many struggling families right here in our community, and this time of year can be especially hard.

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Local woman volunteers for 65 years
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/19/2007 - 6:11pm.

videoIt's no small accomplishment to do anything for 65 years. A Wilmington woman has seen a lot of history in her time with the American Red Cross.

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More in NC moving to non-profit sector
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/19/2007 - 6:00pm.

videoIn this changing and challenging economy, a new report says more North Carolinians are going to work in the non-profit sector.

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Local nursing grads hope to fill vacancies
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/19/2007 - 5:57pm.

videoIt's estimated there are more than 100,000 vacant nursing positions nationwide, and that number is on the rise.

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