Archive - Oct 2012

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Ballpark could bring homes and businesses to downtown Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 8:34pm.

If voters say yes to a baseball stadium next week, we could see some businesses and homes in downtown Wilmington.

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Explore with George: Oakdale Cemetery
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 7:08pm.

video Halloween is creeping closer. It's a night of ghosts and goblins and here in Wilmington, there's a cemetery that frequently comes alive with history. WWAY's George Elliott has more in our special edition Explore with George.

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TEACHER OF THE WEEK: Robin Evans
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 7:06pm.

videoWe can all agree that teachers have a huge impact in our lives. That's why we've teamed up with some area sponsors to present a check each week to an excellent teacher in our community. This week's winner takes us to Cedar Grove Middle School.

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ON '20/20': How FEMA uses Waffle House to target aid
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 7:00pm.

Federal Emergency Management Administration head Craig Fugate devised the Waffle House Index after leading Florida's response to several hurricanes in the 2000s. Based on the 24-hour restaurant chain's hardy reputation and presence across the Southeast, it is an informal yet handy way to assess an area’s post-calamity condition.

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ONLY ON 3: SBI finishes investigation of rape claims against trooper
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 3:58pm.

The SBI is done with its investigation into allegations of rape against NC Highway Patrol Tpr. Bryan Phillips.

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Outside money funds Wilmington ballpark battle
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 3:52pm.

As Election Day inches closer, the ballpark campaign is heating up. But who's behind the funding for the race?

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Wilmington man pleads guilty to molesting children
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 1:31pm.

A Wilmington man faces a at least a decade behind bars after pleading guilty to molesting two young girls more than a year ago.

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