Archive - Mar 18, 2012
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Business owners worry about Oleander closure
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 03/18/2012 - 10:54pm.

videoPart of one of Wilmington's most traveled roads will be closed for construction work this week. Starting Monday, Oleander Drive will be shut down between Mimosa Place and Dawson Street. The Department of Transportation and CSX will work on the railroad tracks in that area causing the closure.

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Sweet 16 for Wolfpack and Tar Heels
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 03/18/2012 - 8:28pm.

NC State defeated Georgetown 66-63 Sunday. The Wolfpack moves onto the Sweet 16 Friday in St. Louis. North Carolina also advances. The Heels beat Creighton Sunday. Former Hoggard guard Stilman White will likely see more playing time in UNC's next game. Kendall Marshall suffered a fracture of the scaphoid bone in his right wrist.

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Cari Blalock helps UNC finish 19th in nation
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 03/18/2012 - 1:14am.

Former New Hanover Wildcat Cari Blalock earned a huge honor this week at the NCAA Swimming & Diving Women's Championship in Alabama. The Wilmington resident is now an Honorable Mention All-America swimmer. Blalock helped lead North Carolina to a 19th place finish at the NCAA meet.

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