Archive - May 29, 2013
FIRST ON 3: Injured six-foot long alligator removed from MLK Parkway
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 10:59pm.

videoNew Hanover County Dispatch has confirmed that a six-foot long alligator was safely removed near Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Wednesday evening.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - May 29
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 10:54pm.

videoThe Wilmington Sharks won their home opener on Wednesday night at Buck Hardee Field. The Sharks are off to a 2-0 start. The Portland Timbers beat the Wilmington Hammerheads in the US Open Cup. UNCW Chancellor Gary Miller plans to announce his decision on Thursday about whether to cut sports programs from the school's athletic department. Plus more!

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StarNews: Former commissioner Berger wanted $60,000 to resign
Submitted by on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 10:35pm.

Everyone has a price and, after some cajoling, former New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger came up with his: somewhere around $60,000.

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NC Democrats hire new executive director
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 9:39pm.

A former administrator at the Vermont Democratic Party is the new executive director of the North Carolina Democratic Party.

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NC group home residents rally at legislature
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 9:38pm.

Residents in adult group homes and their advocates say North Carolina legislators need to find a solution to ensure residents can keep receiving Medicaid coverage and ultimately remain in their homes.

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BUILDING HISTORY: Dudley Chadbourn House
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 9:34pm.

video Building History features a pre-civil war home, downtown in the historic district. Bill and Gail Massey are part of a house that has shared a lot of history in our city.

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FIRST ON 3: TSA finds loaded gun at ILM checkpoint
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 4:36pm.

video For the fifth time this year, security screeners found a loaded weapon at a checkpoint at Wilmington International Airport yesterday.

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Former presidential yacht makes stop at Bald Head Island
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 4:15pm.

videoIt served as a patrol boat in World War II and later a presidential yacht. Now the Honey Fitz is making her way up the east coast on a good will tour. The crew stopped briefly at Bald Head Island.

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