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CFCC, local businesses help spread holiday cheer

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videoThey do it every year at Cape Fear Community College, and the stories are always heart warming. Tuesday, CFCC gave us a look at how they are spreading hope to their students before the holidays. Full story...
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Ogden's singing bell ringer

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videoTrey Forsyth stands outside the Big Lots store in Ogden 6 days a week, singing, in order to raise money for the Salvation Army. His voice caught the attention of WWAY’s John Rendleman. Full story...
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Lines yet to be drawn in New Hanover County redistricting

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It is an issue that has had parents heated for months. Monday, the New Hanover County School Board met to further it's discussion of middle school redistricting. Full story...
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New Hanover High student caught with knives at school

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A student is in custody after being caught with knives on school grounds. New Hanover High School went into lockdown early Monday morning after a sophomore was found in the bathroom with knives. Full story...
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UNCW graduation filled with hope, anticipation and enthusiasm

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videoThis weekend marked the end of a journey for more than 1,700 students at UNCW, as the university celebrated its fall commencement. But what faces these young minds as they head out into the job market? Full story...
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Traffic advisories for Wrightsville Beach and Carolina Beach

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There are a couple of traffic advisories this morning for a couple New Hanover County beach towns.

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Brandis, Fully Belly Project accepts Clarence Award

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Sunday marked the annual presentation of an award that is given in the spirit of the season. UNCW presented the Fourth Annual Clarence Award to Jock Brandis, founder of the Wilmington-based Full Belly Project. Full story...
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Meeting Monday night for Halyburton Park's prescribed burn plan

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Folks who live near Wilmington's Halyburton Park can get information Monday night about a prescribed burn planned for early next year. Full story...
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Seahawk students staring at possible tuition hike

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videoIt looks tuition is on the way up at UNCW. Trustees met Friday to ponder their options. Full story...
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One egg-stremely unique Christmas tree

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videoMost of us have unique decorations and traditions that make Christmas special within our families. Friday, we take you to a historic home in Wilmington where the Christmas tradition is remarkably involved and ornate, thanks to one amazing woman. Full story...
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WARNING: CFPUA warns of false employees

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The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority is urging you to beware. They say two people have been falsely representing themselves as employees, requesting to check water pressure issues. Full story...
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NHRMC, Adopt-a-Family program help those in need

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New Hanover Regional Medical Center's ambulances doubled as delivery vans this morning. For 15 years, the Adopt-a-Family program has been a tradition at the hospital. Full story...
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Fancy footwork part of final exams at UNCW

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It was a final exam involving some fancy footwork for some students at UNCW Thursday. Twenty-four students competed in an International Ballroom and Latin Dance competition for the final grade. Full story...
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Air of contention surrounds Titan

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Opponents of the Titan Cement Plant have filed suit, asking the state to review the permitting process. Full story...
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Fate of Nesbitt Courts still up in the air

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videoNesbitt Courts has been empty since 2007, but plans to demolish the historic Wilmington housing project could be going up in smoke. Full story...
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