Archive - 2007
Dog fighting is local problem
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/31/2007 - 4:55pm.

videoVirginia isn't the only area where dog fighting occurs. Local animal control officers say it is a problem in our area. Animal Control Services Manager Jean McNeil said, "We have fighting that does go on inside our county."

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WPD making presence known in Creekwood
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/31/2007 - 4:50pm.

videoWilmington Police are making their presence known in a local neighborhood prone to violence. Police say they haven't always had the best reputation in Wilmington's Creekwood neighborhood. They're trying to change that. Police officers are patrolling Creekwood on foot.

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City Council candidates teaming up
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/31/2007 - 4:43pm.

Harper Peterson is collaborating with a former mayoral candidate Jeff Kohl and Kevin Delahunty, running for political office for the first time. The three are hoping to create a majority on the City Council.

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WPD looking for shooting suspect
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/31/2007 - 4:24pm.

Wilmington Police are looking for a shooting suspect. The shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of 30th Street. Tyrone Tyson of Wilmington was shot in the thigh by a man who claimed Tyson took his money.

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Thousands expected at Prosser funeral

The funeral for Wake Forest basketball coach Skip Prosser is scheduled tonight, five days after he died suddenly of an apparent heart attack. Full story...
Illegal aliens arrested on cocaine trafficking charges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/31/2007 - 10:14am.

Pender County deputies have busted two illegal aliens on cocaine trafficking charges. Alejandro Hernandez-Garcia and Luis Escobido Gonzales face a litany of felony counts.

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Black says he gave former colleague money
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/31/2007 - 9:48am.

Former House Speaker Jim Black say he gave $10,000 in cash to a former lawmaker who enabled Black to remain as co-speaker.

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Illegal immigrant faces charges in three rapes in Charlotte
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/31/2007 - 9:45am.

Authorities in Charlotte have charged an illegal immigrant who was about to be deported with raping three women.

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