Archive - Aug 12, 2013
WWAY's Monday night sports - August 12: World Series bound for Post 10
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 10:52pm.

videoPost 10 punched a ticket to the American Legion World Series on Monday. Scott Sandlin's squad becomes the first team from Wilmington to advance to the American Legion World Series since 1970. Eight teams will compete for the national title. The tournament begins on Friday in Shelby. Plus more!

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The fourth Bishop of the Raleigh diocese dies
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 10:41pm.

video Bishop Emeritus F. Joseph Gossman, the fourth Bishop of the Raleigh diocese, died Monday at the age of 83.

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Debate on NC school funding rises as classes near
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 9:39pm.

A battle to shape perception over whether North Carolina's public school spending is being cut or is just right is heating up with the traditional academic year less than a week away for school districts in mountain counties.

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Burlington man charged with impersonating officer
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 9:37pm.

Burlington police have arrested a man they say has been posing as a law enforcement officer.

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SBI, insurers settle for $12M with 2 innocent men
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 9:35pm.

The State Bureau of Investigation says the agency and its insurers have agreed to pay more than $12 million to two men who spent a combined 31 years behind bars for crimes it was later found that they didn't commit.

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Brunswick County residents gather to learn about proposed wind turbines
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 9:33pm.

video Residents living in Brunswick County were able to get a good look at what offshore wind turbines might look like off of our coast. Monday evening the Federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management hosted a public meeting to display their results of a visualization study.

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Fit Minute - Pyramid Cardio
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 7:58pm.

video In this week's Fit Minute, personal trainer Brian Knox shows you pyramid cardio.

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Vineyard owner wants Bladen Co. voters to approve alcohol sales
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 4:33pm.

video Bladen County has long been a dry county, but with muscadine vines now growing in fields that used to grow tobacco, some are calling for the sale of alcoholic beverages to become legal.

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