Archive - Feb 27, 2013
Bill would add Bible study at NC public schools
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/27/2013 - 11:55pm.

videoA new bill could allow students to study the Bible in North Carolina schools. No student would be required to take the class. It would be offered as an elective.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Feb. 27 Farewell to Keith Rendleman & second round state playoffs
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 02/27/2013 - 11:42pm.

videoWednesday turned out to be a fairly dramatic night in our region for second round state playoff action in high school basketball. We showcased six high school games plus the backyard Brunswick-Cape Fear men's college game. On top of that it was senior night at UNCW where Keith Rendleman and Matt Wilson both played their final game at Trask Coliseum.

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CFCC instructor appears in 'Nashville' episode
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 02/27/2013 - 11:40pm.

video If you watched Nashville on ABC and WWAY Wednesday night, you may have caught a local man on screen. Cape Fear Community College Drama Instructor Jack Landry had a small speaking part in the episode. Landry played a paparazzo trying to get video of main character, Rayna Jaymes, played by Connie Britton.

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Randy to the Rescue: Burlap Table Runner
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 02/27/2013 - 10:10pm.

video As Randy Aldridge has displayed in the past, burlap can be a versitile fabric. This week he is turning an inexpensive piece of burlap into a stunning table runner. If your dining table is starving for a new look, check out Randy to the Rescue.

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Monkey Junction Annexation bill passes in Senate
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 02/27/2013 - 10:05pm.

A bill that would keep people who live in Monkey Junction from having to pay six months of Wilmington taxes took its first step today.

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NC woman sentenced on child pornography charge
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 02/27/2013 - 9:32pm.

A Fayetteville woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after federal prosecutors say she drugged a child and produced pornographic images while the child was unconscious.

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McCrory concerned about return of payday loans
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 02/27/2013 - 9:30pm.

Gov. Pat McCrory is concerned about a bill that would allow a form of short-term borrowing to return to North Carolina a decade after the legislature outlawed payday loans.

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Union County engineer named to NC utilities panel
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 02/27/2013 - 9:28pm.

Gov. Pat McCrory has made his first appointment to the North Carolina Utilities Commission, choosing an energy engineer at a metal manufacturing company to help regulate the state's electric, natural gas and telecommunications markets.

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