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Whiteville woman creates tray to catch all messes
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 03/13/2013 - 7:59am.

A Whiteville woman who spends her time coming up with ways to make life easier for the average person has turned her latest idea into a patented invention.video

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Brigade BGC a finalist in Pay It Forward Contest
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/11/2013 - 2:49pm.

video The Brigade Boys & Girls Club is a national finalist in the Family Dollar/Coca-Cola "Pay It Forward" contest. The contest is open to all Boys & Girls Clubs across the United States and the winner, based on most votes received for their entry, wins a $10,000 donation to their Club.

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Habitat raises walls on Made in America home
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 03/11/2013 - 2:35pm.

video Habitat for Humanity raised the walls of its very first home using construction materials all made in America in Wilmington today.

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Area volunteer shaves head for childhood cancer research
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 03/08/2013 - 7:54am.

Supporters in our area are bringing the head-shaving challenge to Wilmington, and one volunteer kicked it all off by shaving his head live on Good Morning Carolina.video

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Mama J's offers a helping hand to those in need
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 03/04/2013 - 8:49am.

Mama J's Helping Hand provides food, clothes, household goods, and other necessities to people in the area who need it most.video

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Event makes residents into tourists
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 03/03/2013 - 7:14pm.

Sunday marked the 18th annual "Be a Tourist in Your Hometown" event which is an appreciation day for county residents.

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Explore with George: Breast cancer awareness pajama party
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 03/01/2013 - 9:56pm.

videoThe third annual pajama party for breast cancer awareness was tonight at the Lazy Pirate in Carolina Beach. There was food, entertainment, vendors and raffles, all to help out the cause. Our George Elliott put on his own PJs and headed over there.

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Wilmington firefighters union writes open letter to city council regarding pay
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/01/2013 - 4:32pm.

video It’s one of the most important public services a community can have, but the Wilmington Fire Department says their current pay rate is unsustainable and unacceptable.

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Residents of Old Wilmington meet to honor one another
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Sun, 02/24/2013 - 8:27pm.

videoAfter 40 years of contributing to downtown Wilmington, the Residents of Old Wilmington are still making improvements. Today members and previous ROW mayors came together to honor one another and celebrate the contributions that they have made to downtown Wilmington.

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Juneteenth Festival accepts pageant applications
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 8:22am.

video HAPPENING NOW: Young women in Wilmington can enter the Juneteenth Pageant. It focuses on education, economics, moral excellence and family unity. Find out how to participate.

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