Archive - Apr 9, 2009
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Boaters may have to pass test
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 5:34pm.

video Two separate bills, one in the House and one in the Senate would make it mandatory for people behind the wheel of a motor boat to pass the safety test and carry the certification to prove it.

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Businesses using YouTube too
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 5:25pm.

videoEvery minute, fifteen hours of video is uploaded onto You Tube. Although much of the video is for pure entertainment, companies are starting to create YouTube videos to promote business.

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Body found in trash
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 5:24pm.

videoThe driver of a Waste Management trash truck was dropping off his early morning load at the WASTEC pit and noticed an abnormal sound upon dumping the load.

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Robeson County principal shot
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 4:55pm.

Police are investigating the shooting of a Robeson County school principal who was wounded while driving to work Thursday morning.

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Older drivers may have to pass tougher driving standards
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 4:50pm.

videoIf it were up to some state lawmakers, drivers over the age of 65 would have tougher standards when it comes to getting behind the wheel and drivers over 85 would have to take a road test.

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Lower gas prices mean more travelers this Easter
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 4:33pm.

With gas prices much lower this year than the last Easter holiday, law enforcement is expecting more drivers on the road.

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Leland Middle School students get a lesson in safety
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 4:24pm.

Leland eighth graders took a break from math, science, and English for a lesson in safety. The program focused on underage drinking, drugs, and driving safety.

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Wilmington-based company to expand
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/09/2009 - 4:15pm.

Castle Branch is an employment screening firm based in Wilmington. 150 people currently work there. The company's new 32,000 square-foot facility will make room for up to 130 more employees.

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