Archive - Aug 9, 2013
WWAY's Friday night sports - Dramatic win for Hammerheads, Sharks end season, Post 10 wins
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 10:47pm.

videoThe Wilmington Hammerheads had to win on Friday night to keep their playoff hopes alive. With seconds to spare the Hammerheads found the secret for success against Dayton with a hometown hero. Unfortunately the season came to a close on Friday night on the road for the Wilmington Sharks in Virginia. Wilmington Post 10 won on the baseball diamond on Friday though. Plus more!

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Man shot in Chadbourn
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 10:41pm.

video A man was shot multiple times in Chadbourn just after 4 p.m. Investigators tell WWAY, the man was shot three times on West Institute Street.

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Brunswick County stars dance the night away for a good cause
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 10:13pm.

videoIn Brunswick County, stars danced the night away for a good cause. It was a black tie affair at the fifth annual Dancing with the Brunswick Stars, and one of our own graced the stage with his dazzling dance moves.

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NC man sentenced for rigging emissions checks
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 9:50pm.

A federal judge has sentenced a Charlotte man to 18 months in prison for rigging more than 530 vehicle emission inspections and taking bribes of up to $100 per car.

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ONLY ON 3: Low pay forces teacher of the year candidate to quit
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 4:58pm.

video We’re just weeks away from the start of school and the Brunswick County school system is losing one of its top educators.

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ONLY ON 3: Police chief frustrated by repeat offender's release
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 3:55pm.

videoWilmington's police chief does not agree with a ruling a judge made earlier this week. But the county's top prosecutor has a different view.

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Wilmington artist picked for international showcase
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 3:40pm.

videoA Wilmington artist will be featured in this year's World of Art Showcase in Raleigh. The World of Art Showcase is an international show, where professional and emerging artists can connect.

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Sheriff's crime lab gets national accreditation
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 3:18pm.

video The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office recently received some national acclaim. The CSI Lab helped the department become the fourth in the state to earn an accreditation from the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors.

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