Archive - Jan 29, 2013
WWAY's Tuesday night sports - Jan. 29
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 11:53pm.

videoOn Tuesday night the Hoggard boys held their ground by defeating New Hanover in boys basketball. The Vikings remain in sole possession of first place in the Mideastern Conference. Laney now holds first place for the girls. In the Waccamaw Conference there's now a three way tie for first place in the boys with South Columbus, West Brunswick and North Brunswick.

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MLK day parade debriefing generates ideas for future
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 10:23pm.

video Organizers say it drew over 12,000 parade goers to downtown Wilmington but some business owners say the Martin Luther King parade hurt their business.

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ONLY ON 3: Battered Columbus County inmate speaks
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 10:04pm.

video 24-year-old Daniel Davis was in the Columbus County Detention Center for a probation violation when he says the unthinkable happened.

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Bladen Co. jail beating victim back in hospital
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 9:55pm.

video The man severely beaten in the Bladen county jail last week is back in the hospital. Joshua Ward's wife, Amanda, tells us he was showing signs of improvement, but after being released from the hospital Friday, he suffered a chronic headache.

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McIntyre opens new office, talks big issues
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 7:40pm.

videoRep. Mike McIntyre opened a new district office in Leland today. He also stopped by our studio to discuss many big topics, including the fiscal cliff, the recent House vote to suspend the debt limit, proposed gun control, beach renourishment and the VA super clinic under construction at Wilmington International Airport.

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Teacher of the Week: Jessica Eubanks
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 7:31pm.

video You may be as surprised as we were to see just how well-behaved a big group of kindergarten students can be. So well-behaved, you may forget their ages.

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ONLY ON 3: Parents say school staff roughed up epileptic son
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 5:22pm.

video A kindergarten student suffering from epilepsy recently came home from school with rug burn and swelling on his face. His family is upset, and they want answers.

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Wrightsville Beach, DOT discuss traffic delays caused by bridge work
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/29/2013 - 5:15pm.

video As work continues on the Wrightsville Beach Drawbridge, locals hope to see an end to the construction soon. This morning town officials talked with the NCDOT to come up with a solution to help traffic flow onto and off the island.

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