Archive - May 15, 2012
Edwards, mistress could still be called to testify
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 4:26pm.

Records introduced at John Edwards' corruption trial show his campaign finance chairman paid the candidate's mistress a $9,000 monthly cash allowance.

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Columbus County woman wins top prize $4,000,000 Cash Blowout
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 3:53pm.

Clariece Hammonds of Chadbourn in Columbus County became the second person to win the top prize in the N.C. Education Lottery’s $4,000,000 Cash Blowout game.

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House fire kills 82-year-old, granddaughter escapes
Submitted by IE on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 3:33pm.

An elderly woman is dead after an early-morning house fire, but her granddaughter made it out safely.

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General Assembly session isn't just about budget adjustments
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 1:08pm.

The North Carolina General Assembly gets back to work Wednesday for its budget-adjustment session that also will likely include sensitive topics like gambling, annexation rules and fracking.

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VCU leaves CAA, announces move to Atlantic 10
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 12:51pm.

VCU President Michael Rao says the university Is leaving the Colonial Athletic Association and will join the Atlantic 10. Rao says the switch will take effect in all sports on July 1, 2012.

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Wilmington City Council to consider budget plans tonight
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 12:44pm.

A ballpark proposal is not the only big thing on Wilmington City Council's agenda tonight. Council will also begin looking at next year's budget.

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Lanes on Isabel Holmes Bridge to close next week
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 12:40pm.

The NC Department of Transportation will close lanes in each direction on the Isabel Holmes Bridge on U.S. 74/76 in New Hanover County beginning Monday for a bridge inspection.

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'Ride of Silence' focuses on bike safety, accident victims
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Tue, 05/15/2012 - 10:54am.

Bicyclists will hit Wilmington's streets tomorrow evening on a quiet mission. Wilmington is one of 75 cities across the country hosting a "Ride of Silence."

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