Archive - Nov 28, 2012
A little history behind Christmas favorite poinsettias
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 5:04pm.

video'Tis the season to set up those holiday decorations. And whether you say poin-setta or poin-set-ia, one thing is for sure: you'll see the red and green plant everywhere. But why?

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WPD looking for missing teen
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 4:02pm.

Wilmington Police are asking for help locating a missing 16-year-old. Xiola L. Bishop's parents last saw her at home on Klein Road Friday.

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Financial expert says hitting jackpot may not be a good thing
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 3:38pm.

videoThe Powerball jackpot is at a record high, and many lottery hopefuls are still buying tickets before tonight's drawing. The odds are not in your favor, but most people try their luck any way.

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Accused trooper cleared, back on the road
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 3:32pm.

videoA woman accused Bryan Phillips of sexually assaulting her earlier this year. The SBI cleared Phillips, and the Highway Patrol completed its internal investigation.

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Timmons-Goodson to leave NC Supreme Court
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 2:30pm.

The only black woman to ever serve on the North Carolina Supreme Court says she's leaving next month. Associate Justice Patricia Timmons-Goodson announced Wednesday her decision to retire from the state's highest court Dec. 17.

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TONIGHT ON WWAY: 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 2:07pm.

The ABC Television Network will celebrate the joy of the holidays with the the full, uncut version of the holiday Peanuts special "A Charlie Brown Christmas," created by late cartoonist Charles M. Schulz, tonight at 8 p.m.

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New River Inlet Channel realignment project begins
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 12:51pm.

video The New River Inlet Channel Realignment Project has begun on the north end of North Topsail Beach. The project will widen and deepen the New River Inlet Channel, and the sand from the channel will be placed on the northern 1.7 miles of the beach.

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Hammerheads invite local athletes to combine
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 12:38pm.

Wilmington Hammerheads Head Coach David Irving has extended an invitation to college athletes alike in the local and surrounding areas to attend his first of three Hammerheads combines for the upcoming season located in Wilmington.

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