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Archive - Dec 27, 2012

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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Juvenile fails to return to custody after home visit in Brunswick County

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video Law enforcement is looking for a juvenile who failed to return to custody following a home visit in Brunswick County. The Division of Juvenile Justice says the juvenile, identified only as Tyler G., was last seen yesterday at 1 a.m. at 7257 Lula Drive in Sunset Beach. Full story...
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Wilmington 10 delivers more signatures of support to governor's office

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video Members of the Wilmington 10 made a special delivery this morning to Gov. Bev Perdue's office. The group along with their supporters delivered 130,000 petition signatures to the state capitol today. Full story...
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Brasstown still having possum drop, with changes

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A possum drop that attracts thousands of people to a tiny western North Carolina town each New Year's Eve will go on this year, with some changes. Full story...
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Grandmother, mother killed in Matthews wreck

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A Matthews man has been charged with driving while impaired after a wreck that killed a Charlotte grandmother and her daughter. Full story...
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NC has record-breaking year for film, TV, but don't expect repeat

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video The director of the North Carolina Film Office says the state's film industry hit record-breaking numbers the past two years, but that's unlikely to repeat in 2013. Full story...
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Fairmont man dies days after gunshot wound

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Charges against a Rowland man have been upgraded to murder after a 21-year-old man's death from a gunshot wound. Full story...
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