New Hanover County News
No one hurt after school buses collide
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/26/2011 - 4:13pm.

A bumpy ride home for a couple of New Hanover County school busses. Highway Patrol says two busses were involved in a fender bender on Castle Hayne Road at Victoria Drive this afternoon.

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Ice cream fundraiser honors late judge
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 09/26/2011 - 3:54pm.

Thinking about dessert tonight? How about helping a good cause while getting your fill?

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First peek at Piranha 3DD poster
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/26/2011 - 3:44pm.

The movie poster for Piranha 3DD was recently posted on the film's Facebook page. And while the trailer for the film hasn't been released yet, it looks like all that filming at Jungle Rapids wasn't just for grins and giggles.

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City seeks input for Inland Greens revamp
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 09/26/2011 - 3:39pm.

videoThe City of Wilmington is moving forward with a parks project that would renovate the old Inland Greens Golf Course. A public meeting starts at 6 p.m. to discuss plans for the property.

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Local preacher dies Sunday during sermon
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/26/2011 - 3:09pm.

Jessie F. Graham, perhaps the longest-serving member of the Columbus County Board of Elections, died Sunday. He was 78. Graham, a longtime minister at Myrtle Grove First born Church of the Living God in New Hanover county, collapsed in the pulpit.

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Crews almost done with Irene debris pick-up
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/26/2011 - 2:56pm.

Contract crews in New Hanover County have picked up nearly 25,000 cubic yards of debris from Hurricane Irene.

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Blue Knights host golf benefit for charities
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/26/2011 - 12:23pm.

The Blue Knights, a non-profit fraternal organization of active and retired law enforcement men & women who enjoy riding motorcycles, will host its 7th annual golf benefit on Thursday, October 6.

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Special Olympics shoots and scores
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 09/25/2011 - 9:58pm.

video Although the Wilmington Hammerheads season is over there is still soccer going on around Legion Stadium. Athletes with special needs gathered Saturday enjoying team comrodery, friendship and even a little soccer.

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Sexual and gender violence protest heels its way through Wilmington
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 09/25/2011 - 9:32pm.

Hundreds of men, women and children took a stroll through downtown Wilmington in heels Saturday for the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event.

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Public hearings to be held this week on Titan's draft air permit
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Sun, 09/25/2011 - 7:06pm.

video The N.C. Division of Air Quality issued a draft air permit to Titan last month. Now they’re looking to the public to help them decide whether to alter it or deny Titan the permit altogether. Three public hearings will be held this week to discuss the permit, which would regulate how much pollutants Titan will be allowed to emit.

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