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A look at the Convention Center's art

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video We've been watching the outside walls of Wilmington's new Convention Center go up piece by piece. Now we have some idea of what pieces will hang on the walls inside. Full story...
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Two months after fire, Seawitch bar set for grand reopening

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After an alleged arsonist forced the Seawitch Café to close months ago, the Carolina Beach bar is back open. It's celebrating a grand reopening tonight. Full story...
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Pill trafficker receives lengthy sentence

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Deputies arrested Ritchie Carson last winter after surveillance video caught him using a cinder block to break into the stores. Full story...
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Federal stimulus brings internet, HD cable to southern Columbus

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The money will help ATMC provide the area with broadband internet as well as phone and high definition cable TV service. The area includes the communities of Nakina, Old Dock, Guideway, Pireway, Crusoe, Bug Hill, Antioch, Dothan and Sandy Plain. Full story...
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Communities celebrate National Night Out

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video The first Tuesday in August marks America's National Night Out Against Crime. Full story...
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Man accused of killing brother with shotgun

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A 43-year-old Columbus County man was shot and killed last night. Investigators say his own brother pulled the trigger. Full story...
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Two Wilmington neighborhoods mark National Night Out

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The first Tuesday in August traditionally marks the nationwide observance of National Night Out, “America’s National Night Out Against Crime.” This year, the Wilmington Police Department is partnering with two local neighborhoods that have organized celebrations for their residents. Full story...
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Illegal immigrant who drove into DQ to be deported

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The illegal immigrant who drove his car into a Wilmington Dairy Queen back in May pleaded guilty to habitual drunk driving today and will be deported. Full story...
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Columbus Co. Sheriff's Dept. says brother killed brother with shotgun

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The Columbus County Sheriff's Office responded to a homicide last night at aproximatley 10 PM on Old Stake Rd., one mile north of Tabor City. Randall Ray Duncan, 43, of Fair Bluff Rd, Tabor City was killed by two shotgun blasts, one to the chest and one to the back. Full story...
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Truck drivers get surprise inspections at State Port

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video It wasn't your average day on the job for truck drivers passing through the Port City. A top-secret operation involving more than five state and federal agencies helped put the brakes on drivers who were out of compliance with trucking regulations. Full story...
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