Archive - Sep 26, 2012
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Sept. 26
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 10:42pm.

video On Wednesday night on WWAY we provided a detailed preview of the upcoming high school football showdown between undefeated New Bern and undefeated New Hanover. It's considered to be the game of the week in North Carolina by many football fans.... On Wednesday we checked out the All Fenway Park Team. It includes Wilmington's Trot Nixon..... Plus more !!!

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Missing NC girl, sex offender found in South Florida
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 10:05pm.

video A 12-year-old girl who was reported missing on Monday has been found. FBI officials said that Abigale Lefevers and Timothy Newman were located at a parking lot a block from Interstate 95 near Miami, Florida.

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Carolina Beach in time crunch to move storage materials off Army-owned land
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 9:43pm.

video After several decades of using property leased from the federal government, the Town of Carolina Beach must finally comply with its lease. What was only supposed to be used for a water treatment facility, over time the town has used it for storage not approved by the Army. Where to put everything is now the issue.

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NC state judicial candidates gather for debate
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 9:00pm.

The eight candidates for four North Carolina appeals court seats up for election this fall talked up fairness and impartiality at a debate and avoided controversy on issues that could come up before their courts in the future.

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Attorney: NC sheriff won't settle profiling claims
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 7:54pm.

An attorney for the North Carolina sheriff accused of illegally arresting Latinos without probable cause to boost deportations says the lawman isn't interested in a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department.

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NC man sentenced in NJ sex assaults, murder try
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 7:39pm.

A North Carolina man who hogtied and sexually assaulted two women inside a northern New Jersey apartment and also tried to murder his nephew there has been sentenced to 60 years in prison.

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Trot Nixon makes 'All Fenway Park Team'
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 7:35pm.

WWAY 5th Quarter co-host and Wilmington resident Trot Nixon has been named to the All Fenway Park Team. Essentially this honor puts the former New Hanover Wildcat on the top 40 list for players who suited up for the Boston Red Sox in the last century.

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Judge's order formalizes his decision in UNC case
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 4:32pm.

A judge has issued an order for North Carolina to provide media outlets with unredacted documents regarding football players who committed NCAA violations for receiving improper benefits.

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