Archive - Oct 3, 2012
Mother of ECU coed killed in wreck sues sorority
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 10:48pm.

The mother of an East Carolina University student killed in a wreck is suing a sorority, citing hazing as a factor in her daughter's death.

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Dalton is aggressor in opening NC governor debate
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 10:46pm.

The campaign for North Carolina governor revved up as Democrat Walter Dalton went on the offensive against Republican Pat McCrory in their first televised debate this fall on issues of taxes and race.

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Former Congressman joins debate watching party in Wilmington
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 10:39pm.

Supporters of President Barack Obama gathered at a private home in Wilmington to watch the presidential debate Wednesday night. They discussed their views as local and state office seekers addressed the crowd leading up the main event.

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Melissa Gott nominated by New Hanover Co. GOP to replace Ted Davis
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 10:32pm.

video New Hanover County may soon have a woman on the board of commissioners. That's if the county GOP has its way. Wednesday night, Melissa Gott was nominated by the party to replace former Commission Chair Ted Davis on the board.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Oct. 3
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 10:32pm.

video On Wednesday we provided a detailed report on media day for the UNCW men's basketball team. The Seahawks have ten lettermen returning from last year's 10-21 squad. Three starters return including CAA player of the year candidate Keith Rendleman... Plus more !

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This Day in NC History: Thomas Wolfe born in Asheville
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 4:39pm.

On October 3, 1900, Thomas Wolfe, the famed writer from Asheville, was born. Wolfe attended public schools in Asheville for seven years while living in his mother’s boardinghouse with the rest of his family.

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Coudriet offers to forgive remaining Berger debt; commissioners say not so fast
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 4:31pm.

video It's finally pay back time for New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger. Berger paid a portion of the more than $400 he owes the county in travel expenses, but the story does not end there.

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Six months of bridge work, closures start tonight at Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 4:16pm.

The Wrightsville Beach drawbridge will limit traffic to and from the island for six months due to electrical and mechanical repairs. The first of the four-lane shutdowns starts tonight.

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