Archive - Sep 12, 2013
WHA CEO fired after DWI arrest
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 10:53pm.

videoMichael Krause is out as CEO of the Wilmington Housing Authority four days after Wilmington Police arrested him for DWI.

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NC human trafficking symposium
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 10:41pm.

About 200 law enforcement authorities and victims' advocates from across North Carolina are meeting in Raleigh to learn more about identifying and investigating cases of modern-day slavery.

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Refuge plans more barbed wire for wild horses
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 10:39pm.

The Currituck National Wildlife Refuge says it plans to string more than 15,000 feet of barbed wire fence to keep wild horses from grazing where wildlife feed.

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - September 12
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 10:37pm.

videoOn Thursday we had more than our fair share of high school sports. We had a full preview of week four gridiron action on the high school level. We checked out local high soccer and volleyball as well. The New England Patriots had more punts than first downs, but they still managed to hold off the New York Jets. Plus more!

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Former Hoggard teacher/coach pleads guilty
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 10:33pm.

videoA former coach and teacher at Hoggard High School pleaded guilty today to two crimes. Michael Supak admitted to assault on a female and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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Traffic changes coming to Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 10:04pm.

video After treading water for years Wrightsville Beach Aldermen are moving toward a solution for traffic backup the draw bridge creates.

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Multi-state scammer pleads guilty to swindling people out of property
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 4:40pm.

videoA multi-state scammer admitted to his crimes Thursday. The District Attorney's office says 55-year-old Roger Glenn Kornegay admitted to being the man behind a real-estate scam in North Carolina.

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Berger a couple minutes late in return to New Hanover Co. Commission
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 4:28pm.

videoExactly one week after a judge reinstated Brian Berger, the once-ousted New Hanover County Commissioner walked back into the New Hanover County Government Center for his first agenda briefing since his amotion dismissal.

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Unpaid lunch costs latest hit on school budgets
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 4:22pm.

videoUnpaid school lunch charges have been on rise for years in New Hanover County, but now schools can no longer use federal funds to pay off those meals. Last year alone unpaid lunches cost the district about $122,000.

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CSX designation could help Brunswick Co. lure long-wanted jobs
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Thu, 09/12/2013 - 3:58pm.

video Railroad giant CSX announced Brunswick County's Mid Atlantic Industrial Park on US 74/76 is now designated a CSX Select Site. Local leaders hope the move will eventually help bring a major manufacturer and jobs to the area.

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