Archive - Jul 27, 2009
Officers now equipped with new crime fighting tool
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/27/2009 - 5:25pm.

videoState Attorney General, Roy Cooper, announced a new crime fighting initiative Monday. Officers now have access to information that will help them track probation violators, and crack down on identity theft.

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Carolina Beach sees large amount of visitors, some crime
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/27/2009 - 5:13pm.

videoCome to the north end of Carolina Beach on the weekends, and it will look a little bit like a can sardines. Hundreds of people camped out, enjoying the beach. But somewhere in the mix, things can easily go wrong.

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Cash for Clunkers hopes to get buyers into new wheels
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/27/2009 - 5:02pm.

videoOut with the old car, and in with the new. That is the idea behind the government's Cash for Clunkers program, which got on the road Monday. Uncle Sam has put aside a billion dollars to get your gas guzzler off the streets; you just have to spend your share on a new set of wheels.

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Practicing cell phone courtesy
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/27/2009 - 4:46pm.

videoJuly marks National Cell Phone Courtesy Month, reminding us to practice proper cell phone etiquette and think twice before we pick up a call in public. WWAY's Hailey Winslow is at the iDesk with more.

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Many look for a fast track into the workforce
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/27/2009 - 4:33pm.

videoMore and more people are choosing to head back to school these days, at least for a little while. It seems fast track degrees have become the source for staying in the job market. WWAY's Margo Gray explains.

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Fire claims house at Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/27/2009 - 4:26pm.

videoFive people escaped without injury from an early morning fire at a Wrightsville Beach home. But the house appears to be a total loss.

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Report: Mary Easley rarely spent full days at work
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/27/2009 - 3:35pm.

A published report says logs of former first lady Mary Easley's everyday activities show she rarely spent a full day on the campus where she held a job she is now fighting to regain.

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Atmosphere Academy: Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Cyclones
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/27/2009 - 2:48pm.

videoNews of our Atmosphere Academy is spreading across the eastern states. Monday, meteorologist Jerry Jackson answers a question for students visiting from Virginia.

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