Archive - Jan 2012
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Adam Baker deported with Zahra's remains
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 11:00am.

The father of a 10-year-old disabled girl who was murdered by her stepmother in western North Carolina has been deported to his native Australia.

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Judge considers voiding NC inmate's death sentence
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 10:53am.

A judge is considering whether North Carolina can keep a convicted killer on death row after nearly two decades.

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Charlotte police order protesters to remove tents
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 10:51am.

Police are ordering members of the Occupy Charlotte movement to remove their tents from the lawn of the old city hall.

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Carolina Panthers change logo for first time
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 10:41am.

The Carolina Panthers have a new look. For the first time since joining the league in 1995, the Panthers have changed their logo.

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Wilmington based race team gearin' up for 2012
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 12:40am.

A Wilmington based racing team has secured sponsorship from two companies. This will help the SCCA 1000 road racing team compete in the F1000 Championship and SE Div. SCCA National & SCCA Regional events throughout 2012.

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Congressmen kick off Black History Month
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 12:26am.

video Two United States Congressmen were in Wilmington Sunday for a celebration to kick off Black History Month. North Carolina Rep. Mike McIntyre and Texas Rep. Al Green were joined by hundreds of local residents and political figures at Wilmington City Hall for the 16th annual commemoration.

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Extras celebrate role in locally-shot 'A Smile as Big as the Moon'
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 12:08am.

video The Hallmark Hall of Fame movie "A Smile as Big as the Moon" debuted on WWAY Sunday night. The family film was shot in Wilmington and many of its extras are from Jacksonville. Family and friends rolled out the red carpet for their special night on Sunday.

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