Archive - Nov 2009
Standing Up for Violent Crime Victims
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 5:44pm.

videoThere is no pain worse for a parent than losing a child, especially at the hands of a killer. The void and anger can be debilitating, if you let it.

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A brother's generosity saves his sister's life
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 5:30pm.

videoMonday, we met a man whose step-daughter's death gave others a new lease on life. Tuesday, Hailey Winslow introduces us to a woman who would not be here today, if it was not for the generosity of her brother.

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Checking out your car before you leave can save time in the long run
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 5:21pm.

videoAlmost 40 million people are expected to travel for Thanksgiving. Many of them will pile into their cars. Spending just a few minutes making sure your vehicle is road ready could have you giving thanks for a safe trip.

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Columbus Charter School hopes to expand
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 4:41pm.

The only charter school in Columbus and Bladen counties is hoping to get bigger. A developer who owns the land the school rents from has purchased 42 acres...

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Prepping for the holiday feast begins at Fort Bragg
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 4:35pm.

Soldiers at Fort Bragg are already preparing for their holiday feast. This year's theme at the chow hall is based on food from New Orleans. Seafood gumbo, shrimp and okra, even crab meat.

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Survivor of Oak Island Bridge collapse sues DOT, contracting company
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 4:34pm.

A man injured during the Oak Island bridge collapse is suing the North Carolina Department of Transportation. Ricky Bryant was attached to a concrete girder that fell five stories last December.

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Zimmer Cancer Center receives federal dollars to help fight cancer
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 4:26pm.

of the community. Congressman Mike McIntyre presented the Zimmer Cancer Center at New Hanover Regional Medical Center a check for $450,000 from the National Cancer Institute Tuesday.

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Students at Gregory School of Science, Math and Technology learn about weather the WWAY way
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/24/2009 - 4:17pm.

videoSecond graders at the Gregory School for Science, Math & Technology have been learning all about the weather. Tuesday, they invited WWAY meteorologist Chris Phillips...

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