Archive - Jul 3, 2008
USO Restoration Rededication
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 07/03/2008 - 10:13pm.

videoWilmington has now laid claim to the title of "America's World War II City". That was just part of Thursday's rededication of the newly created and renovated Hannah Block Historic USO Building.

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What's happening around the region this 4th of July weekend?
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/03/2008 - 4:13pm.

videoThere's plenty happening around the region this Independence Day weekend.

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Outlook on summer tourism in the area
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/03/2008 - 4:10pm.

A summer vacation is a valued commodity, and Americans are reluctant to give it up. In order to save money on gas vacationers are staying closer to home during the July 4th holiday week.

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Ocean Isle and Sunset Beaches cracking down on fireworks
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/03/2008 - 4:09pm.

Yesterday we told you about what was legal to set off in North Carolina, like sparklers, but Sunset Beach police say, this year, even the legal stuff isn't allowed.

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Fourth of July on Bald Head Island
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/03/2008 - 4:05pm.

videoOne popular July Fourth destination around here is Bald Head Island. Who would miss the annual golf cart parade?

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Cape Fear Pride 2008 - Shallotte
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/03/2008 - 4:04pm.

videoOn your way to the Brunswick County beaches, you might pass through a small town called Shallotte. On its main street lies an old family business, that's getting ready for the changing times.

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USCIS to naturalize 100 U.S. soldiers in Southport
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/03/2008 - 3:37pm.

videoA very special naturalization ceremony is taking place tonight in Southport, where a group of 100 members of the United States armed forces will become U.S. citizens.

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Banner plane crashes near SC beach
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/03/2008 - 3:08pm.

A banner plane has crashed in the ocean just off North Myrtle Beach. Reports indicate that nobody was seriously injured.

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