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New Hanover County News

UNCW interim chancellor responds to athletic cuts

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videoStudent athletes at UNCW got a chance to speak out at a meeting about recent cuts to the athletic department Thursday. It comes after the university announced it was cutting 4 sports next year, namely track and field, and adding sand volleyball. Full story...
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Despite appeal dismissal, commission election not certified

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videoIt's been two days since the State Board of Elections dismissed an elections appeal originally filed in New Hanover County. The two commissioners-elect, however, still have to wait to be formally declared winners. Full story...
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Police searching for man accused of robbing, threatening store clerk

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videoPolice are looking for the man accused of stealing items from a Home Depot before threatening to kill a clerk. Full story...
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Man wanted in counterfeit credit card shopping incidents

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videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office needs your help identifying a suspect wanted for questioning in fraudulent purchases. Full story...
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House fire rekindles, no injuries reported

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Wilmington fire officials were called back out to a scene Thursday morning due to a rekindled house fire. Full story...
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Police: Man in wheelchair assaulted, robbed

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Wilmington Police are looking for the man accused of assaulting and robbing a handicapped man. Full story...
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Carolina Beach deadly fires suspect charged with first degree murder

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videoThe man suspected in a string of deadly fires has been formally charged with first degree murder in a hearing Thursday. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Friends remember Carolina Beach fire victim

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videoIt's been almost a week since the deadly fires in Carolina Beach and we are learning more about one of the victims. Mary Cochran is being remembered as an active community member and a wonderful friend. Mary has lived on Pleasure Island for 5 years. She was a member of Carolina Beach Presbyterian Church where she sang in the choir. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Santa Wrap Song

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videoIn light of the season, this week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is none other than Santa Claus. WWAY's Daniel Seamans wrote a little song for the occasion. It's called 'The Santa Wrap Song' and features Mr. and Mrs. Claus who can be found right now in Wilmington. Full story...
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Disaster Mental Advisor helps fire victims

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video As it is an emotional time in Carolina Beach, many are dealing with loss of loved ones as well as cooping with the tragic situation. Tab Ballis is a psychiatrist in Wilmington who also is a volunteer with the Red Cross. Full story...
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