Archive - Sep 6, 2013
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WWAY's Friday night sports - September 6
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 11:09pm.

videoWeek three of the high school football season is complete. We had highlights from West Bladen-Whiteville, West Brunswick-North Myrtle Beach, North Brunswick-East Columbus, Hoggard-Purnell Swett, Laney-Clinton and West Columbus-Trask. Friday's 5th Quarter also included a surprise stadium dedication at Hoggard. It's now Scott Braswell Stadium. We also showcased the Topsail-White Oak game in the 5th Quarter Extra. Plus more!

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4 wounded in shooting at NC anti-violence vigil
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 9:28pm.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say four people were shot and wounded when gunfire broke out at an anti-violence vigil.

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Filing period ends for victims in Ponzi scheme
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 9:26pm.

More than 170,000 victims of the Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme have filed restitution claims, but it's not clear how much they will get or when they will be paid.

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Wilmington man accused of setting cars on fire
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 9:24pm.

Police said Jason Neil Davis, 28, vandalized and or set fire to 12 cars at Isaac's Auto and Towing on Market Street around 9 p.m. Sunday.

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Man charged in toddler's death in Statesville
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 9:24pm.

A man has been arrested in the death of a 17-month old toddler in Statesville. Police say Leland Washington died Monday, five days after he was attacked.

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Western NC fire chief fired after DWI charge
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 9:22pm.

The chief of a fire department in Buncombe County has been fired after being arrested on a drunken driving charge.

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Brian Berger releases statement on his return to the New Hanover County Commission
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 8:40pm.

video Brian Berger statement regarding Judge Gale issued Order, dated September 5, 2013: "I'm grateful to have been reinstated to the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners I was elected to and continuing to fulfill the public service and civic obligation that compelled me to sacrifice so much for the greater good.

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Governor defends staffing choices
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 5:24pm.

videoGovernor Pat McCrory has come under fire for staffing choices he's made in the last several weeks. Last month the Governor promoted two men, in their twenties, who served as aides during his campaign to the Department of Health and Human Services.

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