Archive - Feb 14, 2013
WWAY's Thursday night sports - Feb. 14
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 11:59pm.

videoOn Thursday night the Hoggard boys basketball team lost for the first time all season in league play. New Hanover beat Hoggard 52-32. The Laney girls captured the league title with a come from behind win over Ashley. The Bucs finish league play with a perfect 10-0 conference record.

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Southport looks at rules for movie production
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 11:49pm.

videoThe City of Southport is enjoying its movie success. Southport Aldermen want make sure they have rules in place to manage the movies.

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Southport men honored for saving a life
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 11:35pm.

video At tonight's Board of Aldermen meeting in Southport, two young men were honored for their quick response to save a man's life.

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Explore with George: 'Safe Haven' premiers, Southport residents excited
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 9:26pm.

video It's the moment many folks in Southport have been waiting for, today's the day Safe Haven finally hits screens nationwide. WWAY's George Elliott went down to the Southport Community Center to have a part in the party.

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StarNews: New Hanover ABC board seeks pay increase
Submitted by on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 9:07pm.

The New Hanover County Alcohol Beverage Control Board is requesting a significant salary increase for its board members, proposing a doubling of the chairman's monthly compensation to $300 and a $100 increase – to $250 a month – for the board's four other members.

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NCDOT to issue driver licenses for immigrants who qualify
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 4:47pm.

The N.C. Department of Transportation (NCDOT) today announced that it will soon begin issuing driver licenses and identification cards to applicants qualified under the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The DACA program grants work permits to immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children.

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Man charged with 2nd DWI this year after car hits building
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 4:24pm.

videoWilmington Police were dispatched to Wrightsville Ave. last night where a vehicle crashed into an office building.

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Woman arrested for $73,000 in counterfeit cash
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 4:05pm.

video Investigators in Brunswick County have charged a woman with having thousands of dollars in funny money. After months of searching deputies began working with the secret service to find Luann Simmons.

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