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First case of rabies confirmed in Brunswick County

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The first confirmed positive case of rabies in Brunswick County for 2010 occurred on Monday, March 1, 2010. A German Sheppard mix from the Stanley Road area in Supply was in his own yard, fought and killed a raccoon. The raccoon was shipped Tuesday to the State Lab for testing. The results came back positive on Wednesday. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Soles back in court after sentencing issue

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video Sen. R.C. Soles was back in Columbus Court today. Judge D. Jack Hooks called for the hearing after seeing our report last week that Soles has a prior criminal conviction. WWAY is the ONLY Wilmington TV station with a crew in Whiteville. We will have live coverage starting on WWAY NewsChannel 3 at 5 p.m. Full story...
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Wilmington may break promise not to use taxes for bonds

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videoA city newsletter in 2006 touted bond initiatives by claiming no tax money would be used to pay the bonds off. Now in the midst of a slumping economy, the sitting is considering breaking that promise. Full story...
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School boards discuss superintendent searches

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New Hanover County is looking nationally for a top educator. Brunswick County has interviews scheduled for the weekend. Full story...
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Town approves Sea Turtle Hospital plan

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A new Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Hospital on Topsail Island is one step closer to becoming reality. Full story...
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Battleship wants to show off 'Dirty Jobs'

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Keeping a war relic in shape is messy work. So much so the folks at the Battleship North Carolina want to feature the work on national TV. Full story...
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Virginia Williamson students raise thousands for Haiti

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video Their goal was $600, but the group raised $2,000 beyond that. Full story...
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Forecast prompts Wednesday school delays

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Stay with WWAY online and on air for all the latest delays, closings and forecasts. Full story...
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WHA still trying to sell Nesbitt Court

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video Developer Walter Pancoe asked the board for a 60-day extension and suggested purchasing the property in three phases. The WHA said no and said he needs to come up with another alternative by March 18. Full story...
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Pender NAACP president flip-flops on interview

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Last week, we tried to reach the Pender County NAACP president to talk about racial allegations against the county school board. Full story...
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