Archive - Mar 20, 2012
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Citizens Academy shows law enforcement works with a bang
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 10:51pm.

video The New Hanover County Sheriff's Citizens Academy program is very well received. This is the fifth such academy to give people a chance to view life as a deputy.

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WWAY'S Tuesday night sports - March 20
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 10:43pm.

video On Tuesday night we featured UNC's Stilman White. Extended playing time just might be in the former Hoggard standout's future. We checked in on the NC State Wolfpack as well. On top of that we made a visit to Brooks Field to see UNCW take on Charleston in baseball.

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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington's Stilman White ready as UNC heads to Sweet 16
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 10:33pm.

video With injuries mounting, Hoggard alum Stilman White has quickly moved up the depth chart for the North Carolina basketball team. He could see even more playing time as the Tar Heels prepare for the Sweet 16.

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Parents and teachers agree new schedule would be "fresh start"
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 9:42pm.

video Students in Pender County may be heading back to class early next school year. High schools starting the first week of August is one option under a proposed school calendar waiver. Both parents and teachers say they like the idea.

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The Cape Fear excited about premier of 'Hunger Games'
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 7:37pm.

Amazon.com revealed earlier this week cities topping the list in the United States for reading The Hunger Games trilogy. The list was generated after compiling sales data of all versions of The Hunger Games books, in both print and Kindle formats, on a per capita basis in cities with over 100,000 residents. Wilmington, North Carolina holds the 14th spot!

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Councilwoman Laura Padgett undergoes dual-transplant surgery
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 6:27pm.

Wilmington City Councilwoman Laura Padgett is undergoing a dual-organ transplant surgery at Johns Hopkins Medical Center as of Tuesday evening, a city spokeswoman said.

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Warm Wilmington winter wasn't as warm as you might think
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 4:10pm.

video Now that we're officially into spring, we can look back at the winter season. Of course, it was really more of a winter that wasn't. It was technically still winter, but throughout the cooler months we kept waiting for the winter wallop that never came. Instead, it was warm, dry and way different than last year.

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Pender school board seeks input on shifting high school calendar
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 3:55pm.

video It could be a short summer for high school students in Pender County. Starting classes the first week of August is one option under a proposed school calendar waiver. The reason: the school district wants to implement the Career and College Promise program.

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