Archive - Nov 2011
WWAY's Tuesday night sports - Nov. 29
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 11:41pm.

video On Tuesday night we showcased the two local players who earned All-ACC honors in football. UNCW head basketball coach Buzz Peterson talks about UNCW's next opponent. In fact the Seahawks will have to play without point guard Craig Ponder. We've got highlights from five high school basketball games. Click play video to see all that. Click full story to see the complete high school basketball scoreboard from Tuesday night's play(high school & college).

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NC revenue collections ahead of projections
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 9:52pm.

North Carolina's revenue collections are still ahead of projections set when legislators drew up the state government budget this year.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Deputies get warrant for bank robbery suspect
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 7:58pm.

Brunswick County Sheriff's detectives have obtained a warrant for a man they say robbed a Calabash bank this afternoon. Investigators say Christopher Wilson Scott, 32, of Little River, SC, robbed the Security Savings Bank at 10231 Beach Drive SW around 12:25 p.m.

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Brunswick Co. man guilty of indecent exposure again
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 4:36pm.

A Brunswick County man has pleaded guilty to indecent exposure, a crime he's committed before. The District Attorney's office says Benjamin Stroup Korb, 48, of Holden Beach, entered the plea Monday afternoon in to two counts of misdemeanor indecent exposure. It stems from an incident in Holden Beach in August 2010.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Businesses back to normal after bent crane forces evacuations
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 4:35pm.

video A bent construction crane in downtown Wilmington forced the evacuation of several buildings, along with some streets being closed. The sub-contractor says building were evacuated as a precaution as work crews tried to unhook the crane.

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CFCC culinary students serve up sweet holiday treats
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 4:27pm.

The annual Holiday Pastry and Confections Open House was a hit with visitors who got a taste of what CFCC culinary students at have been working on all semester. From cakes, to cookies and everything in between, visitors were able to fill their plates with the sweet treats that students prepared, plated and passed out.

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American Airlines bankruptcy may limit future flights at ILM
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 4:23pm.

video AMR says the bankruptcy filing won't affect flight schedules for American Airlines, American Eagle and its other subsidiaries. That's good news for Wilmington International Airport. Nearly five months ago American flew out of ILM for the first time. Now, the airport is dealing with news of the airline's bankruptcy. On top of that, all the small regional jets that fly out of ILM will soon be phased out.

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Minister arrested for indecent liberties with a minor
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 4:03pm.

video New Hanover County Sheriff's detectives have arrested a minister on multiple sex crimes, including five counts of indecent liberties with a minor and five counts of first-degree sex offense.

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