Archive - Oct 19, 2012
WWAY's Friday night sports - Oct. 19
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 11:02pm.

video Week number ten of the high school football season is in the books. Click play video in order to see WWAY's 5th Quarter. Click full story for scores from around the state. The final week of the 2012 high school football season will wrap up on Friday, October 26.

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NC Senate candidate arrested on drug charges
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 10:24pm.

Authorities say a Democratic candidate for the N.C. Senate is in jail on charges that he sold prescription pills from his home.

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Edenton police to get training after car crashes
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 10:22pm.

Police officers in Edenton are getting additional training behind the wheel after officials say they've been involved in 13 crashes over the last seven months.

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NC regulators scold Duke Energy for secrecy claims
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 10:21pm.

North Carolina utilities regulators are scolding Duke Energy for wrongly keeping secret thousands of internal emails and other documents involving its merger with Progress Energy.

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Local business Freaker USA does not make a catch on Shark Tank
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 10:16pm.

videoA Wilmington business owner tried to hit the jackpot on national TV Friday night, but it didn't go as well as planned.

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Animal contact cited in E. coli cases at Cleveland County Fair
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 3:51pm.

State health officials say animal contact is a likely source of an E. coli outbreak linked to the Cleveland County Fair. A statement from the NC Department of Health and Human Services on Friday said 64 children and 42 adults have been affected by this outbreak.

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Democrats tour state as Romney camp scales back
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 3:39pm.

video A day after Mitt Romney's campaign announced it's shifting resources from North Carolina to other battleground states, the Democratic National Committee and Obama for America stepped up their Tar Heel state efforts today in Wilmington.

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Charleston approves talks with CAA
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 3:30pm.

video UNC Wilmington will likely get a neighbor to the south in the near future. The board of trustees at the College of Charletson voted 12 to 5 on Friday to begin negotiations with the Colonial Athletic Association. CofC may soon be in the CAA.

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