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Cape Fear Pride Wrightsville Beach: Lumina Pavilion

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videoThis month we are exploring the oceanside town of Wrightsville Beach. Anna Jarnagin, a fourth grade student at Wrightsville Beach Elementary School, tells us about the history of the Lumina Pavilion. Full story...
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Follow-up on body found near Holden Beach Pier

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There is new information on the body found early Tuesday morning, near the Holden Beach Pier. Forty-three-year old Ohio resident, Daniel Anderson, was found dead around 6:00 a.m. Tuesday, laying face-down on the beach. Full story...
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MeadWesvaco to close NC plant

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MeadWesvaco says it is closing a plant in North Carolina and shifting production to other facilities. Full story...
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Oak Island mayor drops forced annexation

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videoOak Island has been in the process of trying to annex about 1,600 people. Tuesday night, in a surprising change of direction, Oak Island Mayor Johnie Vereen has challenged all the cities in the state to abandon forced annexation. Full story...
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Wilmington man one of five Americans gunned down in Baghdad

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videoNavy Commander Charles Keith Springle, was one of five Americans gunned down in a military counseling clinic in Baghdad by a fellow American. Springle was based at Camp Lejeune but called Wilmington home. Full story...
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A Celebration of Hope honors victims of homicide

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A memorial service honoring victims of homicide took place in downtown Wilmington Tuesday night, called A Celebration of Hope. Full story...
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Man found dead in sand near Holden Beach Pier

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videoA little after 6:00 Tuesday morning, a volunteer out on his regular turtle nest patrol discovered the body of a white male lying face down near the Holden Beach Pier, partially buried by sand. Full story...
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Boseman says committee members caved to Titan lobbyists

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videoAn effort to slow down Titan America's plans for a cement plant in Castle Hayne may be on hold itself. Full story...
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UNCW Marine Science gets a boost from NOAA

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UNCW's Marine Science program is growing. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, is putting up $22 million to fund research, and a brand new research center in Florida. Full story...
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Earlier school start drawing some opposition

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North Carolina students may get the summer vacations cut short. School officials argue that starting school earlier in August would help with exam schedules for students, but the bill has plenty of opposition. Full story...
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