Archive - Jul 6, 2009
Business booms during the Fourth of July in Carolina Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 4:49pm.

videoTens of thousands of people took advantage of the holiday weekend to get out and enjoy some of the local attractions. The Wilmington Visitor's Bureau considers the Fourth of July holiday the busiest time of the year for our area. That means big money for local storeowners.

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Volunteers help clean up Masonboro
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 4:41pm.

videoBag after bag, volunteers picked up the last of the trash left over from boaters who went to Masonboro Island last weekend. Workers say this is the worst they've seen in years.

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Sub-station to open in Brunswick Forest
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 4:31pm.

Brunswick County Commissioners are expected to give the go ahead on a new sheriff's department sub-station in Leland.

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Federal funds land at ILM
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 4:26pm.

Almost a million dollars of federal money is soaring its way into Wilmington International Airport.

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Google Earth shows off all dimensions of CFCC
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 4:15pm.

videoGoogle Earth allows us to explore the world from a whole new perspective. If you search ‘Cape Fear Community College’ at Google Earth, you can now check out the campus in three dimensions, thanks to a project completed by CFCC graphic designer Don Perkins.

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NC police may have shot and killed suspected SC serial killer
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 3:47pm.

South Carolina investigators are on the scene of a police-involved shooting in North Carolina that may be linked to a serial killer case in Gaffney.

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Four workers remembered after fireworks explosion
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 3:43pm.

A memorial parade scheduled for yesterday on Ocracoke Island remembered the four workers who died when a truckload of fireworks exploded over the weekend.

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Operation Firecracker leads to many arrests
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/06/2009 - 3:38pm.

Law enforcement was out in full force this holiday weekend, targeting drunk drivers, speeders, and other safety violators.

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