Archive - Nov 2012
Groups want their Outer Banks bridge appeal heard
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 10:32pm.

Conservation groups have asked a North Carolina trial judge to require that a state panel listen to their challenge of a permit needed to build a replacement Outer Banks bridge.

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Charges against NC lawmaker after wreck dropped
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 10:30pm.

Charges against state Rep. Larry Womble have been dropped in connection with a deadly car crash. The Winston-Salem Journal reports that prosecutor Steven M. Arbogast of the N.C. Attorney General's Office filed dismissal papers Monday in Forsyth County District Court.

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Perdue, Raleigh working on Dix land deal
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 10:28pm.

Gov. Beverly Perdue's administration and the City of Raleigh are working on a deal to turn land where a North Carolina state mental hospital has stood into a regional park.

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People lit up over calling Christmas tree 'holiday tree'
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 10:15pm.

video There is a big beautiful tree downtown just across from the federal courthouse, but what is it? When we ran a story about the lighting of the city's holiday tree, it lit up our web site with comments.

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Law enforcement wants Pender Memorial to hire private security
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 5:19pm.

video They provide vital services to the citizens of Pender County, but budget issues may keep law enforcement from continuing to help Pender County's only hospital.

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Police say apparent suicide led to Hazmat situation
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 4:54pm.

video Wilmington Police say officers responding to an apparent suicide had to call in a HAZMAT team to a home at 2004 Market Street last night.

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Area businesses cash in on Cyber Monday
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 4:16pm.

video Store owners in the Cape Fear say this was the busiest weekend of shopping they've seen in years. Today, Cyber Monday is in full effect, and many people are logging on for holiday deals.

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Wilmington Ballet adds coastal flavor to 'Nutcracker'
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 3:58pm.

video With Christmas less than a month away, the Wilmington Ballet Company is putting on quite the act. Dancers will take the stage with a production of the timeless classic "The Nutcracker" this weekend.

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