Randy Powers plays with his service dog Morgan. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY)
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Service dogs get tested on training skills

More than 40 days are graduating from the Paws4People program which connects people with disabilities with a service dog.
Tyler Simkus Smither (Photo: New Hanover County Jail)
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Youth minister charged with sex crime against child

Investigators say a man who served as a youth pastor at a Wilmington church has been charged with indecent liberties with a child.
Wilmington woman plans event to spread peace. (Photo; Lauren Krouse/Facebook)
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People ask to gather for peace at local park

Many says after the election our country was divided. That's exactly how one local woman felt so she has decided to hold an event called Wilmington's Gathering for Peace.
Gov. Pat McCrory checks out the recovery from Hurricane Matthew in Fair Bluff with Mayor Billy Hammond on Oct. 31, 2016. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY)
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McCrory calls special session for Hurricane Matthew aftermath

Gov. Pat McCrory has officially called for a special legislative session later this month to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew in October.
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UNCW trustees to discuss tuition hike

UNCW's Board of Trustees will look at the possibility of again raising tuition and other campus fees when they meet next week.
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Officials investigating after dog found shot, beaten

Columbus County Animal Control is investigating after officers found a bull dog mix that appears to have been shot.
The Dixie Roadhouse will focus on lunch and dinner in the former home of Saltworks II at 4001 Wrightsville Ave. (Photo: StarNews)
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Wilmington favorite Dixie Grill looks to expand

In a matter of months, one of Wilmington's most beloved dining destinations could have a second location.
The Wilmington City Ballet puts a local twist on the classic "Nutcracker" with "A Carolina Nutcracker." (Photo: Facebook/City Ballet)
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‘A Carolina Nutcracker’ takes center stage this weekend

It's "The Nutcracker" with a Carolina twist. "The Carolina Nutcracker" premiers this weekend at the Wilson Center in downtown Wilmington.