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Original "Village People" Cowboy coming to Carolina Beach

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Original Village People Cowboy, Randy Jones, will perform June 6th in Carolina Beach, NC on the Royal Winner Princess II cruise boat! Full story...
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No injuries in early Sunday explosion/fire at Invista

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A scare Sunday morning at the Invista plant in Wilmington as a chemical fire lit up the sky. The ball of fire could be seen in the sky from far and wide, and dispatch reported calls from New Hanover, Pender, and Brunswick Counties. No one was injured. Full story...
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Extreme Makeover: Home Edition looking for deserving familes in Wilmington area

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Do you know a family whose home deserves an Extreme Makeover, or a family who simply deserves a home? If you do, the producers of ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition want to hear from you. Full story...
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Holiday Weekends mean more litter at beaches

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Memorial Day weekend is in many ways the start of summer, and at our beaches the start of tourism season. But, with more people at the beaches - there's also more litter. Full story...
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Scouts get National Cemetery ready for Memorial Day

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Local Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts woke up bright and early this weekend to decorate over five thousand head stones to get them ready for Memorial Day. One American flag was planted on each soldier’s gravesite at Wilmington National Cemetery on Market Street. Full story...
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Runners Pound Pavement for Teens With Disabilities

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The second annual Flashback Run encouraged runners to dress up in their best 70s apparel, and they didn't disappoint. It was all for a good cause. Full story...
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Michael's prepares to defend international title, hit stores

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video A Carolina Beach restaurant's seafood chowder is not only recognized locally, but internationally. Now Michael's Seafood Restaurant is looking for win number two and looking forward to expanding its reach. Full story...
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Wilmington leads state in violent crimes

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videoWhich North Carolina city do you think is most violent? Durham? Charlotte? Would you believe Wilmington? Recent crime numbers released by the FBI say it is. Full story...
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As summer arrives, seafood prices climb

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Higher prices are the story on seafood menus across the area, just in time for the summer tourism season. Seafood markets and restaurants alike agree it's a combination of a shorter supply partly due to the Gulf oil spill as well as higher demand with the onset of summer. Full story...
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Man with 'expired' life sentence won't get parole

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A state appeals court ruled that Jones should be released because he served the terms of a life sentence from the 1970s. Full story...
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