Archive - Dec 24, 2012
Thousands enjoy merry Christmas in Bethlehem
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/24/2012 - 3:58pm.

videoChristians from the world over packed Manger Square in Bethlehem Monday to celebrate the birth of Jesus in the ancient West Bank town where he was born.

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Police keep eye on convenience store after overnight robberies
Submitted by Matt Ray on Mon, 12/24/2012 - 3:53pm.

videoWilmington Police are busy this Christmas Eve looking for suspects in armed robberies early this morning. They say they are paying close attention to convenience stores.

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Few details in fatal Oak Island crash
Submitted by Matt Ray on Mon, 12/24/2012 - 3:19pm.

videoOne man is dead after a single-car accident Friday on NC 211 Oak Island. The crash happened just south of the intersection at Middleton Blvd.

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Fair Bluff cops play Santa for family in need
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/24/2012 - 2:04pm.

videoIt was a year that saw their police chief and the town's clerk were arrested on drug charges and fired. But Fair Bluff Police are ending the year with what they hope is a new tradition to help people in need.

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Brunswick deputies bust two for drug trafficking
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/24/2012 - 1:51pm.

videoBrunswick County Sheriff's deputies have charged a man and woman from Greenville with trafficking drugs.

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Nesbitt re-elected NC Senate minority leader
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/24/2012 - 1:34pm.

North Carolina state Senate Democrats will keep their same top leaders for the next two years. The incoming Senate Democratic Caucus re-elected Sen. Martin Nesbitt of Asheville as minority leader and Sen. Josh Stein of Raleigh as minority whip.

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Grandfather Mountain sets record gust of 120 mph
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/24/2012 - 1:31pm.

Last week's storm included a record wind gust for Grandfather Mountain. Officials at the mountain say the wind gusted to 120.7 mph for three seconds last Friday. That broke the record three-second gust of 114.7 mph set on Jan. 26, 2011.

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Police search for men who shot into Wilmington apartment during home invasion attempt
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/24/2012 - 11:31am.

videoWilmington Police are searching for two men who fired shots into an apartment during an attempted home invasion early this morning.

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