Archive - Oct 11, 2012
WWAY's Thursday night sports - Oct. 11
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 10:49pm.

video On Thursday night you knew we would catch up with MJ at UNCW's Trask Coliseum. Not, Michael Jordan. Instead, Magic Johnson made a special appearance in Wilmington. That's not all we had on Thursday. Check it out!

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Magic Johnson talks HIV, success to UNCW audience
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 10:21pm.

video It's not everyday that magic comes to the Port City. After months of anticipation, thousands came out to UNCW's Trask Coliseum Thursday night to hear a basketball legend speak.

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Family and friends remember fallen soldier at viewing
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 10:14pm.

Loved ones of Wilmington soldier Sgt. T.J. Butler gathered at Andrews Mortuary in Wilmington Thursday night.

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Blue Dog McIntyre resists GOP tide
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 4:15pm.

Veteran North Carolina Congressman Mike McIntyre admits he has an uphill fight to win re-election. A conservative Blue Dog Democrat, McIntyre casually quotes Scripture, rails against illegal immigrants, touts his votes against "Obamacare" and says he's never met a tax cut he didn't like.

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Burr says presidential race could hinge on foreign policy
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 4:09pm.

video Tonight the vice presidential candidates square off for their only debate. They'll focus on foreign and domestic policy, as will the presidential hopefuls tuesday. Today we talked with Sen. Richard Burr about some of the issues the candidates will tackle.

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Butler attacks Goolsby with transvaginal wand
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 3:57pm.

video A new ad in the race for state Senate District 9 is grabbing people's attention. Deb Butler's new ad says incumbent Republican Sen. Thom Goolsby is trying to follow women into the doctor's office.

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LaNasa challenges Gott's residency
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 3:42pm.

Business owner Justin LaNasa has challenged Melissa Gott's residency with the Board of Elections. According to the paperwork he turned in, LaNasa claims Gott is not a resident of the county, city or voting precinct she claims.

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Judge shuts down Columbus County nightclub
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 3:25pm.

A judge today shut down a Columbus County nightclub that prosecutors say has been the site of violent crimes, including a fatal shooting.

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