Archive - Jul 2009
Millions in bail for women arrested for drugs
Submitted by Jolene Reilly on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 6:10pm.

Two Columbus County women are in jail, facing major drug charges.

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Marino on Money: Summer break on a budget
Submitted by Jolene Reilly on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 6:01pm.

videoWe're a couple of months into summer, but it's not too late to take that vacation. This week Marino on Money shares some tips for smart spending on your summer break.

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Brunswick detectives broaden investigation into illegal spas
Submitted by Jolene Reilly on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 5:44pm.

WWAY has learned more about the investigation into illegal sex businesses in Brunswick County. Detectives are looking into who may have owned and operated those businesses and properties, and their involvement in illegal activity.

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President Obama brings health care message to North Carolina
Submitted by Jolene Reilly on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 5:28pm.

videoPresident Barack Obama told North Carolinians his plan would cap out-of-pocket costs for patients, require insurance companies cover check-ups and preventative care, keep insurers from capping yearly and lifetime coverage and prevent them from denying you coverage because of your medical history.

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Violence at area housing projects
Submitted by on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 5:24pm.

videoA shooting at a Wilmington Housing Project has neighbors concerned. It happened at 12th and Rankin Streets, just as the sun went down. Police are calling it an armed robbery.

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School District in Limbo due to State Budget on hold
Submitted by on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 5:22pm.

videoKids go back to school in a few weeks but what will they go back to?

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President Obama lands in North Carolina
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 10:54am.

President Barack Obama has arrived in North Carolina. Air Force One landed shortly after 11 a.m. Wednesday at Raleigh-Durham International Airport as Obama prepared for a town hall event at Broughton High School in Raleigh.

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Parents voice concerns about school redistricting at Tuesday's meeting
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/29/2009 - 7:41am.

videoParents from the Echo Farms and River’s Edge communities gathered Tuesday night to learn about middle school redistricting plans for the 2010-2011 school year. Since a new school is being built in the northern part of the county, about 2,400 students will be moved around, and these parents aren't happy about where their kids might go.

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