Archive - Oct 2012
Deputies respond to early morning stabbing
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 2:09pm.

videoNew Hanover County Sheriff's deputies responded to a fight that sent two men to the hospital with stab wounds.

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Bad weather greets some early voters at polls
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 11:57am.

First there were long lines. Now state election officials are warning about another problem at North Carolina's early voting stations: bad weather.

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Wilmington zeroing in on ballpark site
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 11:11am.

The City of Wilmington apparently knows which site it wants to build a ballpark if voters approve a bond referendum. WWAY has obtained the latest draft copy of an option agreement for the city to purchase land from Sawmill Point Investors, LLC, of Charlotte.

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This Day in NC History: Stock market crashed
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 9:56am.

On October 29, 1929, the stock market crashed earning the day the epithet “Black Tuesday.” It was the beginning of the Great Depression. However, hard times hit North Carolina’s farmers before the Great Depression of the 1930s.

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Freeman Park annual pass price jumps $40
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 9:36am.

videoThe cost of an annual pass to Carolina Beach's north end is heading north. The town is increasing the price of the yearly pass to Freeman Park from $60 to $100 starting December 1.

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Outer Banks weighs Sandy's flooding, wave damage
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 7:29am.

People on North Carolina's Outer Banks are bracing for more flooding and damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

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Storm could bring 1 foot of snow to western NC
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 7:21am.

The cold part of Superstorm Sandy that is causing problems along the East Coast could bring one foot or more of snow to the mountains of western North Carolina.

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On the roads: delays and closures downtown
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 7:04am.

video Look out for delays downtown this morning, as crews will continue paving.

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