Archive - Nov 2012
McIntyre's edge over Rouzer continues to grow slightly
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 4:03pm.

video By 4:05 p.m., out of 335,927 votes counted, McIntyre's lead represents 0.16 percent of the total. Those results, though, could still change slightly as vote counts are made official in North Carolina today and submitted to the state Board of Elections.

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State worker admits stealing more than $17k in Bladen County
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 3:45pm.

video A former NC Department of Health and Human Services employee avoided jail time by pleading guilty earlier this month to two counts of felony obtaining property by false pretense.

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3 North Carolina victims in Texas train crash
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 3:39pm.

video Officials say three North Carolina men are among the victims of a horrific accident in Texas involving veterans taking part in a parade to honor war heroes.

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Charged general's wife: Long war hurts families
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 3:13pm.

The wife of an Army general facing sexual misconduct charges at Fort Bragg has written an opinion piece saying the stresses of a decade of war contributed to several recent high-profile military sex scandals.

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'Safe Haven' release moved to Valentine's Day
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 2:34pm.

video A movie shot in our area last summer could be the perfect part of your Valentine's Day plans.

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New Hanover County to survey residents on services
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 1:54pm.

video New Hanover County is looking for feedback from residents about county services. With a relatively new manager and turnover on the county commission, County Manager Chris Coudriet, who took over in July, wants to gain insight into how the community perceives county services and the level of satisfaction with those services received.

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This Day in NC History: Blue Ridge Parkway project approved
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 12:16pm.

On November 16, 1933, the Blue Ridge Parkway project received approval. The Blue Ridge Parkway, part of the National Park Service system, extends 469 miles through the Southern Appalachians, linking the Shenandoah National Park in northern Virginia with the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in North Carolina and Tennessee.

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NC unemployment rate drops slightly in October
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 11:00am.

video The state Commerce Department released figures Friday showing that the rate dropped to 9.3 percent from 9.6 percent in September. The figures show a significant improvement from a year ago, when unemployment was 10.6 percent in October 2011.

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