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Wilmington couple accused of keeping son locked in room

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A Monkey Junction couple jailed in December are accused of locking their 15-year-old son in a room for at least 12 hours a day over the course of three months, according to officials. Full story...
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Azalea Festival organizers enlist help to find volunteers

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videoTens of thousands of people enjoy the Azalea Festival's concerts, fairs and special events each year and organizers need your help to make it happen this year. The Cape Fear Volunteer Center is partnering with Azalea Festival organizers in an effort to find the hundreds of the volunteers they need. Full story...
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Carolina Beach deadly fires suspect appears in court

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video The man facing first degree murder charges for a string of fires that resulted in two deaths appeared in court Thursday. Full story...
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Traffic crash sends car into building

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An accident during the morning commute sent a car into the side of a Wilmington business. Full story...
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Scammers pretend to be IRS

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videoTax season is in full swing, and unfortunately, that means scammers are out in force too. A Wilmington woman is thankful she knew the signs. Full story...
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CFCC reacts to president's free college proposal

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videoLast night President Barack Obama announced his proposal to offer two years of free community college to students who qualify. The proposal is a grant program, and as such students will need to meet a variety of state and institutional requirements. Full story...
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Crews clear gas leak at CFCC

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videoThe Wilmington Fire Department says a gas leak has been fixed at a construction site on Cape Fear Community College's downtown campus. Full story...
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Wilmington man sentenced to prison for 2012 robbery

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videoA Wilmington man with an extensive criminal history will spend more than 15 years in prison for a 2012 armed robbery. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Jean Hughes

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videoCommanding the attention of a classroom filled with more than 20 five-year-old kids can be nothing short of tricky. It takes patience and an energetic personality to maintain control of the room, but our Teacher of the Week does it with ease, all while making learning contagious. Full story...
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UPDATE: City council approves 'cottage housing' resolution

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videoThe Wilmington City Council approved a new land development plan for 'cottage houses'. Full story...
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