Archive - Jun 2009
Port City holds Brewgrass Festival
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 06/28/2009 - 7:58am.

videoThe 3rd Annual Downtown Wilmington Brewgrass Festival took place on Saturday. For $ 35, beer lovers were able to sample unlimited beer from 12 different breweries.

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Southport starts to celebrate Independence Day
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 06/28/2009 - 7:48am.

The city of Southport kicked off its Fourth of July Festival Saturday with its annual Freedom Run. Dozens of joggers participated in the 5K and 1K races that circled historic Southport along the Cape Fear waterfront.

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Maggie reels in big prize at Marlin Tournament
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 06/28/2009 - 7:42am.

videoFor the second day in a row, participants had to weather a storm on the way back to Wrightsville Beach, but one group of guys from Atlantic Beach did little complaining. They captured first place at the Cape Fear Blue Marlin Tournament on Saturday.

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All About Baby Shower and Expo prepares future parents
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 06/28/2009 - 7:25am.

Plenty of mothers-to-be were full of baby talk in downtown Wilmington on Saturday.

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County employment numbers headed in the wrong direction
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/26/2009 - 6:02pm.

videoThese are busy times for job hunters. No matter how you cut it, unemployment numbers are going in the wrong direction.

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Lumina Mortgage closes their doors Friday
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/26/2009 - 5:51pm.

There is some fallout from the First Bank's purchase of Cooperative Bank. Lumina Mortgage closed it's doors Friday. The company was a former subsidiary of the failed Cooperative Bank.

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Boating under the influence
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/26/2009 - 5:43pm.

videoWhen the heat is on in the summer, a lot of people in this area beat it by spending time on their boat. This weekend, law enforcement will be keeping a close eye on them, to make sure they're practicing safe boating skills.

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Cape Fear Pride Burgaw: Burgaw Train Depot
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/26/2009 - 5:27pm.

videoThis month our Cape Fear Pride series has been chugging along in Burgaw. Today we take a look at the historic train depot in beautiful downtown.

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