Archive - May 10, 2013
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WWAY's Friday night sports - May 10
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 10:36pm.

videoOn Friday we had state playoff action from Ashley, Hoggard, Whiteville and Cerro Gordo on WWAY. The biggest upset of the night took place in Whiteville where the defending 2-A state baseball champs lost to Clinton. Trask won the 1-A state title in track. On Friday the Wilmington Hammerheads dropped to 1-4 on the season. UNCW had an historic win in men's tennis. Seahawk Lori Beth Adams continues to tear up the golf course. Plus more!

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Port City Pop Con takes over the Wilmington Convention Center
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 10:31pm.

videoFor the first time, Wilmington is hosting a pop culture event at the Convention Center.

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NC woman who led prostitution ring sentenced
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 8:00pm.

A North Carolina woman has been sentenced to three years and two months in federal prison for running an interstate prostitution ring.

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NC man accused of shooting at a police officer
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 7:59pm.

Salisbury police have charged a man who they say fired shots at a patrol car in March.

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Man sentenced for role in scam aimed at elderly
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 7:58pm.

A Canadian man is facing more than six years in prison after pleading guilty to targeting the elderly in a sweepstakes scam.

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Deadlock leads to appointment to NC Lumbee post
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 7:57pm.

The chairman of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina has appointed an interim administrator after two votes failed to produce a winner.

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Two brothers sentenced in North Carolina terror case
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 7:24pm.

video Hysen Sherifi of Raleigh was sentenced Friday to four life sentences to be served on top of 45 years for his involvement in a homegrown terrorist plot involving six Raleigh-area Muslims. His brother Shkumbin Sherifi , plead guilty in late 2012, to plotting to behead a witness in his brother's case.

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ONLY ON 3: Shallotte attorney plans primary challenge against Jon David
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 4:17pm.

Voters in Bladen, Brunswick and Columbus counties will have a couple of candidates to choose from in next year's Republican Primary for district attorney. At last night's Brunswick County Republican Party meeting, defense attorney Ryan Smithwick announced his intention to challenge incumbent Jon David.

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