New Hanover County News
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Sheila Boles honored on NCHSAA Day
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 09/12/2011 - 11:40am.

Former Hoggard High School director of athletics Sheila Boles was honored on the football field at the half of the UNC-Rutgers game in Chapel Hill. Boles will officially be inducted into the NCHSAA Hall of Fame in the spring.

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Debris pickup in New Hanover Co. starts Tuesday
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/12/2011 - 11:22am.

New Hanover County residents in the unincorporated area should have all vegetative debris from hurricane Irene ready for pick up by the end of Monday, September 12.

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CFCC Memorial event draws hundreds to honor and celebrate lives lost on 9/11
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 09/12/2011 - 10:31am.

video Ceremonies were held all across our county today to remember what happened ten years ago. Hundreds in our area came together to honor and celebrate the lives lost on that day in 2001. Cape Fear Community College held a memorial event at their North Campus. The service marked the events of that tragic day in real time.

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ONLY ON 3: For Trot Nixon 9/11 a day of family joy amidst terror, frustration
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 09/11/2011 - 10:14pm.

video As a nation, September 11, 2001, will always represent a dark day in our history. But for a member of the WWAY family, it has a much different meaning. For "5th Quarter" co-host Trot Nixon and his wife Kathryn it was the day their lives changed forever in a good way, even though the terrorist attacks kept them from sharing a very special experience.

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9/11 5k run honors fallen NYC firefighter
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Sun, 09/11/2011 - 6:39pm.

A 5k walk/run in honor of a New York firefighter who died on 9/11 was held at CFCC after the memorial ceremony. It's called the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Tower Run.

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Festival of Trees revived alongside Nutcracker Ballet
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 09/10/2011 - 7:31pm.

It may be hard to believe, but the holiday season is just around the corner. This year, you can celebrate in a big way with the renewal of the Festival of Trees in addition to the annual production of the Nutcracker Ballet.

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FIRST ON 3: Thompson responds to Berger's issues and accusations
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/09/2011 - 10:50pm.

video Commission Vice Chair Jason Thompson sat down with WWAY tonight to talk about Berger's issues and accusations. He discussed the widening rift between Berger and fellow commissioners, Berger's refusal to take responsibility for his own problems and where the commission goes from here.

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Week # 4 - High School Scoreboard
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 09/09/2011 - 10:13pm.

Week four of the high school football season is complete. Topsail is no longer undefeated. Hoggard, Laney and North Brunswick remain unbeaten. In fact the Vikings, Bucs and Scorpions all posted impressive victories and for the second week in a row all four high schools in New Hanover County won.

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