Archive - Jan 15, 2013
Wilmington City Council approves funding for Water Street parking deck
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:47pm.

video The city council voted in favor of funding repairs to the Water Street parking deck. The ordinance was not unanimous “I just have a real problem spending $669,000 on something were going to tear down and I hope we tear down sooner not later, “ Council woman Laura Padgett thinks there are better uses for the property. “I think there are several ways to look at it, I would like to see at least some park space.”

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Allegiant pulling service between ILM and Orlando
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:32pm.

video Allegiant Air announced as of January 25, it will no longer provide non-stop service to Orlando, FL. Allegiant says its primary reason is that decreasing loads and future advanced bookings are not meeting their financial performance projections.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - Jan. 15
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:31pm.

videoRussell Dove is the new head football coach at West Bladen High School. Dove replaces Joe Salas who recently left West Bladen in order to take over the football program at Lumberton High School. On Tuesday on WWAY we featured high school wrestling and high school basketball from Wilmington. Plus more!

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CFCC student to march in Inaugural Parade
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 9:19pm.

video A student from Cape Fear Community college will take part in the inaugural parade in Washington D.C. next week. After his swearing in Monday, President Obama will lead the parade down Pennsylvania Avenue.

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ONLY ON 3: Little info in hit and run that injured 12-year-old girl
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 5:30pm.

videoA late-night hit and run over the weekend left a Pender County girl in the hospital, but the details surrounding the accident are still unclear.

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NC college offers motor sports management as major
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 5:08pm.

Students at Belmont Abbey College may now graduate with a degree in motor sports management.

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Wilmington cracking down on sweepstakes parlors
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 4:52pm.

video Wilmington's Code Enforcement office is cracking down on sweepstakes parlors still up and running despite laws effectively stopping the businesses.

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Brunswick County Sheriff's Office mourns loss of one of its own
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 4:45pm.

video The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office posted on Facebook Monday that it is mourning the death of one of its detectives, Kyle Jones.

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