Archive - Nov 4, 2009
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Brunswick County voters ready for new faces
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/04/2009 - 5:59pm.

videoJudging by the results at the polls, Brunswick County voters were ready for some new faces. Three incumbent mayors were edged out by new political challengers. The mayor-elects won by a good number of votes.

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Second chance for some of those with misdemeanors in Pender County
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/04/2009 - 5:47pm.

videoProsecutors in Pender County took an unprecedented step Wednesday to clear their caseload. It was Immunity Day at the Pender County Courthouse. People facing misdemeanor charges who missed their court date got kind of a "second chance".

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Two new members join City Council, focus stays on city's future
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/04/2009 - 5:28pm.

videoRonald Sparks, Earl Sheridan, Kristi Tomey, Jim Quinn, and Margaret Haynes have two more meetings as the Wilmington City Council. Kevin O'Grady and Charlie Rivenbark will replace Quinn and Haynes come January.

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Pender County suspect turns self in after seeing sketch of himself
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/04/2009 - 5:11pm.

A man turned himself in to Pender County law enforcement Tuesday after seeing a sketch of his face. A witness described a man he saw breaking into a home in Hampstead to a sketch artist.

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Two from WWAY family win award from NC Animal Rabies Control Association
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/04/2009 - 5:04pm.

Congratulations are in order for two members of the WWAY family. Marcy Cuevas and John Rendleman have received a media of the year award. The award is from the North Carolina Animal Rabies Control Association.

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Cape Fear Museum, conservation expert look to save a piece of Wilmington's history
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/04/2009 - 4:56pm.

The Cape Fear Museum turned to an expert Wednesday to save a piece of Wilmington's past. Conservation expert Todd Jorgensen, who has worked on exhibits at the Smithsonian, is in the Port City...

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NC congressman too rushed to find airport parking
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/04/2009 - 11:00am.

A North Carolina congressman dashing to catch a plane dumped his SUV at the end of a row of properly parked cars at Charlotte's airport.

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NC hospital segregates flu victims in outdoor tent
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/04/2009 - 10:56am.

A major North Carolina hospital is pitching tents to battle the spread of swine flu. The Greensboro News & Record reported Wednesday that two tents in the Moses Cone Hospital parking lot are the first stop for patients seeking treatment for flu symptoms.

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