Archive - Jul 2012
FIRST ON 3: Hear the 911 call from OIB animal bite
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 3:13pm.

video New details to the animal bite yesterday at Ocean Isle Beach. WWAY obtained the 911 call from the incident, in which an animal bit a 12-year-old boy in the water

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Pro Bowl C Kalil predicts Panthers win Super Bowl
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 12:40pm.

Ryan Kalil predicts the Carolina Panthers will win the Super Bowl this season - and he put his money where his mouth is to prove it.

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NC schools' Atkinson testifies to Congress on cuts
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 12:37pm.

North Carolina's elected public schools cheerleader is on Capitol Hill describing the effect on education if Congress fails to restructure broad budget cuts coming at the end of the year.

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NC sets state record for film production spending
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 12:33pm.

North Carolina has set a record for in-state film production spending this year with five months left to go. The North Carolina Film Office reported Wednesday that 35 films in 30 counties have accounted for $300 million in spending this year.

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Hog farm ordered to pay for wetlands preservation
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 12:05pm.

A Columbus County hog farm operator has been ordered to pay $1.5 million in fines and restitution for violations of the federal Clean Water Act.

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NC ranks 34th in overall wellbeing of its children
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 11:55am.

A new study ranks North Carolina s 34th in the nation in terms of the overall wellbeing of its children.

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House panel to examine allegations against LaRoque
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 11:49am.

North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis says he will form a special committee to examine last week's federal indictment against a fellow legislator and recommend what action, if any, is warranted by the chamber.

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NC's Planned Parenthood gets federal funding
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 11:46am.

North Carolina lawmakers refused to provide funding to Planned Parenthood, but the women's health organization has obtained a federal grant worth three times as much as the state refused to provide.

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