Sherman Pearson  (Photo: District Attorneys Office)
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Wilmington man sentenced as habitual felon for drug, gun charges

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) – A judge sentenced a Wilmington man to more than 5 years behind bars for drugs and gun charges. Sherman Pearson, 43, will spend between 66 and 118 months in the Department of Adult Correction. Pearson pled guilty to Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Possess with Intent to Sell Heroin and Cocaine, and having attained […]
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Paddle for a purpose in Surf City this Saturday

Enjoy sun and paddling fun at Surf City Saturday to help veterans here in the Cape Fear. Celebrate the 5th annual Paddle for Troops at Surf City. The event combines a 5K Fun Paddle and a 10K Competitive Race with a day of fun events, music and chance to help local veterans.
Valor, the green sea turtle (Photo: Ashley Sturm/WWAY)
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Sea Turtle gets a new home at Arizona Aquarium

If you've stopped by The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center recently you've probably met Valor.
Zynasia Carroll   (Photo: New Hanover Co. Sheriffs Office)
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Have you seen this missing New Hanover County teen?

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing teen.
Pacific Superstore surveillance photos  (Photos: BCSO Facebook page)
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Deputies search for two men who robbed Southport store

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is searching for the men who robbed a store on Long Beach Road in Southport.
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Adult protective services reports rising in New Hanover

The number of adult protective services reports in New Hanover County grew by 15.5 percent in one year, according to the county Department of Social Services.
Wilmington Christian Academy looks like they're in position to win another state volleyball title in 2016. (Photo Sarah Johnson/WWAY)
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WCA rolls over Coastal Christian in volleyball; Hoggard can’t handle D.H. Conley

Wilmington was the place to be on Tuesday for some top-notch high school volleyball.
Bitty and Beau's reopening (Photo: Hannah Patrick/ WWAY)
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Bitty & Beau’s Coffee begins to franchise

A coffee shop in the port city that has gotten attention across the country could soon be opening up all across the country.