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Adventure Sprint at Greenfield Lake Park

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People in search of an adventure found it Saturday at the seventh annual Adventure Sprint held at Greenfield Lake Park. Teams of two competed in five legs of the competition: running, biking, canoeing, and two mystery events. Full story...
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Medication disposal at New Hanover Regional Medical Center

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New Hanover Regional Medical Center hosted a free medication disposal event Saturday. People were invited to bring their old prescriptions, over the counter medications and even vitamins to be burned in special incinerators. Full story...
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National Passport Day

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Saturday was National Passport Day. UNCW held a passport fair to help first-timers apply and answer any questions. Full story...
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Humpback whale carcass reappears

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videoThe same humpback whale Oak Island residents found stranded on the beach more than a month ago seems to have resurfaced. Full story...
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WWAY honored by Associated Press

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The WWAY news organization was one of the top winners at the North Carolina Associated Press Broadcast Awards. WWAY won five awards in television for division two. Competitors include Greenville, and New Bern. Full story...
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Possible tornado in Bladen County

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Saturday’s severe weather caused reports of a possible tornado touching down in Bladen County. Full story...
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Actors and county leaders put on performance of Wilmington's Big Greek Wedding... even the Wilmington Mayor !!

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videoIt was a celebrity who's who on stage Friday night at Thalian Hall. Cast members included State Representative Danny McComas, New Hanover County Commissioners Ted Davis and Jonathan Barfield, City Councilman Kristi Tomey, and UNCW Athletic Director Kelly Mehrtens, just to name a few. Full story...
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Gardeners get grounds ready for Azalea Festival

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videoIf you look closely, you'll find the many hidden treasures tucked away in the MacRae Garden, which is just one of a dozen beautiful gardens featured in this years Azalea Garden Tour. Full story...
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Forbes reports North Carolina a good place for business

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videoDespite the troubling unemployment numbers, Forbes magazine reported North Carolina is still a good place to do business. The magazine released its rankings for the best places for business and careers. Full story...
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Ticket purchases on the rise as Azalea Festival nears

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The ticket office on Oleander Drive was extremely busy Friday as excitement is starting to build for next week's Azalea Festival. Full story...
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