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Archive - Dec 27, 2012

It's a Brogden first round recap! -- WWAY's Thursday night sports - Dec. 27

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videoThursday's action from the Leon Brogden Holiday Basketball Tournament is in the books. All four of the girls teams from Wilmington won. Only two of the four boys teams from Wilmington will be able to move onto the winner's bracket on Friday. We have first round highlights, postgame reaction, scores and pairings for Friday. Plus scores from other regional holiday tournaments. Full story...
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Outgoing Perdue defends how she governed NC

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video Outgoing North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue says she's doesn't regret her decisions declining to seek re-election and pushing for higher taxes to restore education cuts. Full story...
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NC woman hospitalized after pit bull attack

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A Charlotte woman has been hospitalized for severe injuries from a pit bull bite. WCNC-TV reports Thursday that the woman was taken to a hospital to be treated for a bite to her leg. Full story...
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NC ferry runs aground in rough seas

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A state-run ferry route connecting islands along North Carolina's Outer Banks is back in service after a vessel ran aground in rough seas. The N.C. Department of Transportation says the Motor Vessel Frisco ran aground in Hatteras Inlet about 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday with 35 passengers, six crew members and 19 vehicles on board. No injuries were reported. Full story...
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NC Sen. Mansfield to run for Democratic chairman

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An outgoing state senator now wants to become the next chairman of the North Carolina Democratic Party. Eric Mansfield of Fayetteville told party members of his entry into the race in an e-mail last week. Full story...
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Flu season already peaking, experts suggest vaccination

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videoIt's that time of year to get your flu shot. The experts say this year, the flu is already peaking. Full story...
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YEAR IN REVIEW: Record year revives Hollywood East

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video A record-breaking year for the film industry in North Carolina put Wilmington back on the map for everyone from comic book fans to Nicholas Sparks fans searching for a good old-fashion love story. Full story...
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Several people hurt in string of afternoon crashes

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video It was a busy afternoon for law enforcement in Wilmington and New Hanover County dealing with several injury accidents. One near downtown Wilmington sent two children to the hospital. Full story...
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Looming strike would impact Port of Wilmington

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video It's a big employer in the Cape Fear region, but this weekend some workers could hit the picket lines and impact how things move through the State Port of Wilmington. It would be the first longshoremen work stoppage since 1977. Full story...
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WPD investigates early-morning break-in

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video Wilmington Police are looking for a man who broke into a home early this morning and robbed a man who was sleeping. It happened before 6 a.m. at 2239 Wrightsville Ave. Full story...
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