Archive - Nov 2009
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'Tis the season to give blood
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/30/2009 - 10:55am.

videoSome people in Wilmington started the weekend and holiday season by literally giving of themselves. The American Red Cross saw a big turnout for the start of its annual Tired of the Turkey Blood Drive.

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Thousands enjoy Festival in the Park, Holiday Flotilla
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/30/2009 - 10:38am.

Before the boats set sail for the big flotilla, thousands gathered for a Festival in the Park at Wrightsville beach Saturday. The 26th Annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla draws a big crowd every year.

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Atmosphere Academy: Weather and Math
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/30/2009 - 10:13am.

videoDid you like math in school? How about computers? If you are a meteorologist, you do not have a choice. Meteorologist Jerry Jackson has more in this week's edition of Atmosphere Academy.

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Sanitation truck crushes car in NC, killing 1
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 11/28/2009 - 9:42am.

Authorities say a sanitation truck overturned onto a car in North Carolina's largest city, killing one and seriously injuring three.

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NC couple sentenced in Satanism abuse case
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 11/28/2009 - 9:41am.

A North Carolina couple has been sentenced on misdemeanor charges in a case involving abusing other adults during Satan worship.

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NC investigator says Easley probe to last longer
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 11/28/2009 - 9:39am.

A North Carolina prosecutor investigating potential state criminal charges involving former Gov. Mike Easley says he won't wrap up by February as he had thought.

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Deals were gobbled up on Black Friday
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 11/28/2009 - 9:35am.

videoTurkey hangovers did not keep shoppers from taking advantage of Black Friday deals early Friday morning. This year, some stores opened their doors at midnight to make way for the holiday crowds.

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Things starting to look festive at Carolina Beach, Pleasure Island
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 11/28/2009 - 9:22am.

The Carolina Beach Boardwalk is a little more festive this holiday season than in years past. The first ever Christmas by the Sea kicked off Friday evening. Hundreds gathered and toured the lights and displays, live nativity scene...

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Downtown Wilmington enjoys tree lighting, Santa Claus
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 11/28/2009 - 9:12am.

Christmas cheer lit up the Cape Fear River Friday evening. Caroling filled the air in downtown Wilmington as the city held it's annual Christmas tree lighting.

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Marino on Money: November 27
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/27/2009 - 8:03pm.

videoWednesday, certified financial planner Ross Marino told us why many people are turning to reverse mortgages. Today, he's breaking down the types of reverse mortgages you can consider.

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