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Jury selection begins for Wilmington murder case

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A trial is underway for a local eighteen-year-old facing murder charges. Jury selection started this afternoon for Joseph Terrell Gregory of Wilmington. Full story...
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League of Women Voters hosts breakfast

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Local residents had the chance to talk to their state and national representatives at a breakfast on the campus of UNCW on Monday. Full story...
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Wilmington native Kristen Dalton wins Miss USA

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Wilmington native Kristen Dalton won the Miss USA pageant Sunday night. The former Hoggard High student is the reigning Miss North Carolina. Full story...
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Woman attacked at Greenfield Park; slashed on face

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Wilmington Police are looking for a man who attacked a woman in Greenfield Park, sending her to the hospital. Full story...
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What are local schools doing to protect students?

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The Columbine anniversary prompted us to take a closer look at what local school officials do to protect our students. Full story...
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New Hanover set to choose new sheriff

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videoWe'll find out for sure Monday night just who will be the next sheriff of New Hanover County. Two men are vying for the job. Both Chief Deputy Ed McMahon and David Smithey have extensive experience in the sheriff's department, but one is heavily favored. Full story...
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Tragic auto accident claims lives of groom, ring bearer, and groomsman

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videoThis weekend in Columbus County a wedding day turned into a day of sadness and loss as a groom and two of his attendants died on the way to the church. Full story...
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Should a political party decide New Hanover County's next sheriff?

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videoMonday night, the New Hanover County Democratic Party's Executive Committee will meet to choose who it will nominate to be the county's next sheriff. But should that power be left in the hand of a political party? Full story...
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Senator Burr visits Wilmington for Republican fundraiser

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videoSenator Richard Burr was the keynote speaker at a Republican fundraiser in downtown Wilmington Friday. He spoke with WWAY’s afterwards about politics, as well as about a comment that has North Carolina’s senator taking heat nationally.

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Alcohol plays a factor in car crashing into a house

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Residents of a home on Hillside Drive in Wilmington got a surprise Sunday morning when a car crashed into their house. Full story...
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