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Family to start new afterschool program

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The former directors of Wilmington's Brigade Boys and Girls Club who were forced out because of a nepotism policy are starting over. JoAnn Clark and her son Derrell are making plans to open a new Christian-based ... Full story...
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Holly Tree Elementary students learn about fire safety

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Fire safety wasn’t the only lesson some local firefighters wanted to teach Wednesday. Students at Holly Tree Elementary in Wilmington had a chance to stop, drop, and roll and put their fire safety skills to the test. Full story...
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New Hanover County Board of Education candidates speak about the state of our schools

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videoOn November 4th, you will see six names on the ballot for New Hanover County Board of Education. While David Martin is no longer running, there are incumbents Dorothy DeShields and Jeanette Nichols, as well as three challengers who want their seats.

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Residents of Wilmington's Southside discuss its future

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videoWilmington's city planners are looking to the future, and they are putting the focus on neighborhoods. Tuesday night, residents of Wilmington's Southside attended a session about their vision for their part of the city. Full story...
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The Secret Life of Bees actress learns from local cellist

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videoWith the number of movies, independent films, series and pilots filmed in Wilmington there is a chance you will run into someone famous. Or as one musician discovered, you could have an even bigger brush with fame. Full story...
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McCain visit Monday put strain on CFCC students parking

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John McCain's visit to Cape Fear Community College Monday put a strain on downtown Wilmington's already limited parking. Some Cape Fear Community College students complained about not having a place to park. Full story...
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School officials to take extra precaution after stabbing

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videoAfter a stabbing took place during last week's Ashley High School football game, parents may think twice before letting their kids go this weekend. Full story...
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Southeastern Center for Mental Health might get extra funds

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The Southeastern Mental Health funding crisis is now in the hands of state legislators and New Hanover County Commissioners. Full story...
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Dog shot by Department of Corrections officer

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videoA local family is mourning the loss of their pet today. The dog was shot yesterday by a Wilmington probation officer. Full story...
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Bedford Fair plans on closing

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Employees from Bedford Fair, a mail order catalogue company, say they were told the Wilmington based warehouse will close September of next year. Full story...
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Campaign interview with McCain journalist

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videoWith three weeks to go until Election Day, a lot of people involved in the campaigns are looking forward to going home, including the journalists whose job it is to go along for the ride. Full story...
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Forum focuses on gun violence in New Hanover County

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videoPolice say there are at least 300 gang members in New Hanover County. And for every known member, they say there are several more unknowns. With gangs come gun violence, and many fear it is on the rise here. Full story...
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Child Development Center in Wilmington teaches children a second language

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videoPreschoolers at the Child Development Center in Wilmington do not know it yet, but they are learning a second language, sign language, through music. Full story...
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Local reactions to McCain event

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videoThe McCain supporters who did not make it inside the Schwartz Center watched on the lawn on a jumbotron.

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Teenager stabbed at Ashley High

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videoNew Hanover County sheriff's deputies have arrested a suspect in a stabbing Friday night. The incident took place during a football game on the Ashley High School campus. Full story...
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