Archive - Apr 2013
Paula Broadwell says she's returning to her faith
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 10:38pm.

The reservist whose affair with former CIA Director David Petraeus led to his resignation says she's made mistakes in her past, but is trying to look forward with her family.

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NC renewable energy repeal may get revived
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 10:37pm.

Republicans helped sink a bill written by GOP colleagues that would end requirements for North Carolina electric utilities to create power through alternative sources and efficiencies.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - April 30
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 10:20pm.

videoOn Tuesday former Pender Patriot basketball standout Addison Spruill gave a verbal commitment to Buzz Peterson and the UNCW Seahawks. On Tuesday the UNCW men's tennis team found out their opponent for the upcoming NCAA men's tennis tournament. We had loads of high school action from Tuesday as well.

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Local reaction to FDA's decision to change purchase age of Plan B One-Step
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 10:08pm.

videoThe Food and Drug Administration lowered the age a woman can purchase the morning after pill on Tuesday.

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Sales tax bill aims to wash away funding deficit
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 5:16pm.

video Area beaches attract millions of dollars in tourism to North Carolina every year, but federal funding for beach nourishment has been slowly eroding just like many of our beaches. Now one local lawmaker has an idea to try to stem the tide financially.

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Teacher of the Week: Jennifer Edwards
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 4:29pm.

video Our teachers go above and beyond for our students inside and outside the classroom. So WWAY likes to do our part to help out. Good Morning Carolina Anchor Makenzi Henderson went to Mary C. Williams Elementary to surprise this week's Teacher of the Week.

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Hagan says VA claims backlog 'unacceptable'
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 3:56pm.

video Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC) has been helping push for changes in the VA. Among her efforts, she has joined 66 of her Senate colleagues in asking President Obama to end a backlog of hundreds of thousands of VA disability claims.

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VA officially opens long-awaited superclinic in Wilmington
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 04/30/2013 - 3:52pm.

video Today was the grand opening for the long-awaited VA regional superclinic. The 80,000 square foot facility will allow veterans to receive a new array of services, including day surgery, mental health, cardiology and MRIs.

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