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Pender NAACP wants school board chair to quit

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For six months the Pender County NAACP has been investigating Pender County School Board Chair Tom Roper. Today the civil rights group released its findings, calling for Roper to resign. Full story...
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Former Wilmington firefighter remembered

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video Some Wilmington firefighters traveled hundreds of miles north to pay tribute today to a fallen friend. Former Wilmington firefighter Garrett Loomis died in the line of duty this past weekend in upstate New York. His funeral was this afternoon. Full story...
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Bullet hits man while he sleeps

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video A Wilmington man is lucky to be alive today, after being hit in the head by a stray bullet early this morning, while he was sleeping in his bedroom. Full story...
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Family asks for help solving Christmas weekend murder

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video There's a $5,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who killed Tiffany Dawkins. Full story...
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Sheriff doesn't know where rescued dogs are

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Wallace said he had never investigated something of this magnitude, so he called the Wilson County Sheriff's Department for advice, and they led him to the Atlanta Humane Society and Norred & Associates, a private investigating firm in Atlanta. Full story...
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Water line break closes state offices in Wilmington

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The building at 320 Chestnut Street in Downtown Wilmington was built in 1950 and is now home to state offices, including the Public Defender, Guardian ad Litem and Community Service office. Full story...
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Travel chaos in Europe not impacting ILM

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A large volcanic eruption in Iceland shut down European airspace and created a domino effect to airports around the globe. Flights in and out of Wilmington, though, have not reported any significant delays. Full story...
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Reward being offered for info regarding murder of mother

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A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person (s) responsible for the murder of Tiffany Louise Dawkins. Full story...
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Piedmont Natural Gas to invest in Sutton site

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Piedmont Natural Gas has reached an agreement with Progress Energy to provide natural gas to the new plant that will be built on the Sutton Power plant in Wilmington, according to a press release on Thursday - reports the Greater Wilmington Business Journal. Full story...
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Sleeping man shot in the head

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The male victim, age 34, was asleep in his residence when a bullet penetrated the rear of his house. Full story...
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