Archive - Nov 2008
Flotilla endures rainy weather
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 11/30/2008 - 11:28am.

videoThe North Carolina Holiday Flotilla began 25 years ago in an attempt to bring people to the beach in the winter time. According to the original flotilla president Martha Lee, it's been a success.

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Oyster roast cures leftover blues
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 11/30/2008 - 10:56am.

videoIf you're tired of coming up with ways to use leftover turkey, one area chef says he has just the solution by putting the turkey on hold to enjoy what makes living on the coast a plus, by eating seafood.

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Hurricane season wraps up as second most destructive on record
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 11/30/2008 - 10:31am.

videoHurricane season may have been quiet around here, but it was actually a very active season. With $54 billion in damage, it was the second most destructive season on record behind only the 2005 season.

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Local charities benefit from local craft fair
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 11/30/2008 - 9:53am.

Finding ways to stay dry was a benefit for business at a Wilmington craft fair Saturday. The 9th Annual Saint Mark's Craft Fair had more than 30 craft vendors with unique products and gifts. It was the spot for some peaceful shopping the day after Black Friday.

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New form of identification required at port
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/28/2008 - 9:01pm.

videoStarting Friday, everyone who enters the Port of Wilmington unescorted is required to show a a new form of identification as part of a nationwide port security program.

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Black Friday
Submitted by on Fri, 11/28/2008 - 1:37pm.

Black Friday is considered the biggest sales day for retailers and shoppers too. Hundreds of people started the day early looking for bargains, despite our sluggish economy.

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Troubleshooters: Update on Oak Island's finances
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/28/2008 - 11:00am.

This week’s Troubleshooters Report is an update on the Town of Oak Island's finances. The town has a number of major capital improvement projects in the works.

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Man shot by Fayetteville police officer dies
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/28/2008 - 10:56am.

A Fayetteville police officer has shot and killed a man and state police are investigating.

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