Non-profit group, Leading Into New Communities, is working to end youth violence in our area. (Photo: Helen Holt/WWAY)
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Non-profit: Work together to stop violence

Non-profit group Leading Into New Communities is working to end youth violence in our area.
More money going to Wilmington youth and convict programs
2 years ago
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More money going to Wilmington youth and convict programs

Wilmington City Council took steps Tuesday night to find long-term solutions to crime and gang violence.
Guns bought back won’t be destroyed for months
2 years ago
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Guns bought back won’t be destroyed for months

Wilmington's first ever gun buy-back effort took nearly 70 weapons off the street this weekend, but where do the guns go now?
Cash runs out during gun buyback
2 years ago
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Cash runs out during gun buyback

If you didn't line up early, you didn't get a shot at cash for guns this weekend in Wilmington. Organizers scheduled the Proutey-Greene Gun Buyback effort from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, but the money was gone shortly after the event kicked off at all three locations.
Gun buyback locations announced
2 years ago
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Gun buyback locations announced

Three Wilmington pastors have agreed to offer their churches as location sites for the Proutey-Greene Gun Buy Back effort scheduled for Saturday, August 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Non-profit organizes gun buy-back program in Wilmington
3 years ago
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Non-profit organizes gun buy-back program in Wilmington

A non-profit group is trying to cut down on gun violence in the area by buying back guns next month. The effort is hosted by LINC Incorporated, a local non-profit agency whose goal is to educate and motivate youth to make positive life choices.
Farmers lend a helping hand towards a bigger goal
3 years ago
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Farmers lend a helping hand towards a bigger goal

A diverse group of people began raking, digging, and clearing land this weekend for the urban farm project. Experienced members of Crop Mob had no problem lending a helping farm hand.