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Southport gears up for 4th of July

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Fourth of July is still nearly two weeks away, but already, Southport is gearing up for the big event. Artists from the region and beyond will display their work at Franklin Square Gallery for the new summer regional show. Full story...
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NHC Commissioners to decide on property taxes

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New Hanover County Commissioners are closing in on a tough decision. Monday morning they will vote for, or against, raising property taxes as part of the county's budget. Full story...
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Sunday Concert on the Coast in Holden Beach

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videoIt is officially summer. That means it is peak season for the Sunday night Concert on the Coast series in Holden Beach. WWAY's John Rendleman weathered the heat, to see who was shagging underneath the Holden Beach Bridge. Full story...
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Cooperative Bank reopening as First Bank

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videoFor the second time this year, a Wilmington-based bank has failed. The state Bank Commissioner Friday closed Cooperative Bank. Full story...
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Governor visits New Hanover Co. Monday

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For the second time this month Governor Bev Perdue visits New Hanover County today. The governor will hold an education rally at the Minnie Evans Arts Center on Halyburton Memorial Parkway. Full story...
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Sixth Annual Blueberry Festival

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videoIt's bigger, better and bluer than ever before. Thousands showed up for the 6th Annual North Carolina Blueberry Festival, which was in full swing Saturday. Full story...
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Bike rally held in memory of Brad Martin

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videoDozens of bikers gathered outside of Britt’s Motorsports to tour Wilmington on Saturday. It looked like your typical motorcycle rally, but this one had special meaning. It was held in honor of a father and son killed while riding. Full story...
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Blue Moon fundraiser benefits Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Hospital

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Blue Moon gift shops, along with other vendors, hosted a fundraiser for the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Hospital on Saturday. Visitors were able to enter a raffle, see a fashion show, and taste one-of-a-kind treats to support a good cause. Full story...
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Raid leads to twelve arrests surrounding prostitution ring

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videoA large prostitution raid Thursday night in Brunswick County has put twelve people behind bars. According to Brunswick County deputies, the Sun Spa massage parlor near Longwood employs three women who have allegedly been engaged in illegal activities for months now. Full story...
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Do hot days cause hot tempers?

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videoHot temperatures have a way of drawing people out to our beaches or just out for a stroll, but it could also be a draw for bad behavior. Full story...
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