Anthony Mayse and his mother, Ashley, say a Forest City, N.C. Santa Claus body shamed the 9-year-old boy. (Photo: WLOS)
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Not so jolly: Mom wants NC Santa fired for fat-shaming son

A North Carolina mother wants a local St. Nick kicked to the curb for fat-shaming her son.
John Rendleman, Amanda Fitzpatrick, Kirsten Gutierrez, Daniel Seamans, Lauren Risk and Dustin Dorsey at 2016 Holiday Parade. (Photo: Amanda Fitzpatrick/WWAY)
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Members of WWAY take part in Holiday Parade

Hundreds lined the streets of Downtown Wilmington for this annual holiday tradition filled with fan favorites like all the lights and the floats.
One child with Santa at the Sensitive Santa event. (Photo: Dustin Dorsey/WWAY)
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Children with disabilities visit with Santa

The goal of the Sensitive Santa event was to allow children with disabilities the opportunity to enjoy a sensory environment with games and activities for them to enjoy.
One of the motorcycles from the Toys for Tots run. (Photo: Dustin Dorsey/WWAY)
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Thousands ride in Toys for Tots run

Thousands participated in the Carolina Coast Harley Davidson Toys for Tots run.
Island of Lights Christmas Parade
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Pleasure Island lights up the streets in parade fashion

Thousands of people headed to Pleasure Island to get in the holiday spirit on Friday night!
The Wilmington City Ballet puts a local twist on the classic "Nutcracker" with "A Carolina Nutcracker." (Photo: Facebook/City Ballet)
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‘A Carolina Nutcracker’ takes center stage this weekend

It's "The Nutcracker" with a Carolina twist. "The Carolina Nutcracker" premiers this weekend at the Wilson Center in downtown Wilmington.
Bars at Wrightsville Beach have some fun with Christmas lights in December 2016. (Photo: Hannah Patrick/WWAY)
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‘DITTO’: Wrightsville Beach bars having fun with holiday lights

A couple of bars in Wrightsville Beach are getting lots of attention for their holiday lights.
James Lafferty (Photo: Hannah Patrick/WWAY)
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ONLY ON 3: One Tree Hill star returns to Wilmington to help Matthew victims

It has almost been two months since Hurricane Matthew flooded our area and one of Wilmington's well-known One Tree Hill stars is now in town to help the victims.
Greenfield Lake Park Christmas Tree Lighting (WWAY)
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Christmas tree lit at Greenfield Lake Park

Holiday cheer is in the air, and in the park!
Mrs. Claus puts two boys on nice list. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY)
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Bus driver reportedly tells kids Santa is not real

A woman claims her children came home crying after something they were told on the school bus not by kids, but by an adult.