New Hanover County News
Painters robbed at Wilmington business
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/26/2011 - 12:55pm.

A group of painters trying to make good use of the hours a business was closed wound up in the wrong place at the wrong time this morning.

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THE RANT: The GOP in New Hanover Co. is apparently VERY friendly and fun
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/26/2011 - 12:53pm.

When are people going to learn that social media can bite you in the butt? Meet Kristy Daniels. According to the New Hanover County GOP website, she's the group's PR/Communications chair.

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ONLY ON 3: New Hanover property values down significantly; beach towns hit hardest
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 07/25/2011 - 10:58pm.

video Property values throughout New Hanover County are heading down. The areas seeing the largest drops since the last revaluation in 2007 are the beach towns.

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Ethanol creating mower problems
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 07/25/2011 - 9:39pm.

video Cutting the grass is always a chore, but some of you may have found using your lawn mower is even more of a challenge lately. It turns out your grass cutter could have a gas problem. The extra ethanol that has been added to fuel over the past few years has caused some major issues for folks with vehicles and machinery, like lawnmowers.

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Post 10 eliminated in state legion tourney
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 07/25/2011 - 5:16pm.

Wilmington Post 10 won their first two games at the legion baseball state championship, but Post 10 lost on Sunday and Monday. The last loss ended the season for Post 10.

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'Eastbound and Down' filming at Wrightsville Beach this weekend
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/25/2011 - 3:52pm.

Filming is scheduled to begin Friday, July 29th and will be conducted between 6 AM and midnight in the vicinity of the municipal parking lot on South Lumina.

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With NFL lockout over, local pros get back to work
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 07/25/2011 - 3:25pm.

video Now that the lockout is over, millions of NFL fans are ready for some football, and players are getting ready to go back to work.

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Man stabbed holds suspect until police arrive
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/25/2011 - 9:08am.

A man was stabbed in Carolina Beach early Monday morning after another man tried to get beer out of a refrigerator.

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Stove fire damages mobile home
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 07/25/2011 - 9:07am.

The call came in a little after 7 a.m. Wilmington firefighters found smoke coming from a mobile home off of Oleander Drive. No one was inside.

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Perdue talks issues at grand opening of Wilmington nursing home
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 07/24/2011 - 6:57pm.

video A $13,000,000 nursing home had its grand opening Sunday in Monkey Junction. Hundreds came out to celebrate the occasion and tour the facility, including Gov. Bev Perdue.

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