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Covil calls gays “perverted,” faces backlash
Covil posted on Facebook a comment about her thoughts on gay marriage. “Gay marriage isn't about marriage rights at all, it's about forcing others to accept a perverted lifestyle choice as “normal.”” Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:07pm
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Wilmington road closing due to possible sinkhole
A City of Wilmington spokeswoman said parts of River Road will be closed for several days due to a possible sinkhole forming. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:55pm
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Crews work to redo the Carolina Beach Arcade site on May 27, 2015
Work underway to rebuild fire-damaged Carolina Beach Arcade
Months after fire destroyed the iconic Arcade on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk, work, including demolition, is underway to makeover the property. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:07pm
Updated 28 minutes ago
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Driver accused of crash that killed toddler, newborn facing new charges
The driver accused in the fatal crash that killed a 2-year-old now faces more charges after the child's newborn brother also died in the incident. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:58pm
Northern Guilford softball
Topsail Pirates come up short in 3-A championship eastern title game in softball
The season is now over the Topsail softball team. The Pirates came up short on Wednesday in their attempt to make it to the state finals. 40 minutes ago
Baseball UNCW
Seahawks land in Louisiana; ready to face Tulane in NCAA Baseball Tournament
The UNCW baseball team has landed in Louisiana. The Seahawks will face Tulane on Friday in the NCAA Baseball Tournament. 46 minutes ago
SCHOOLBOOKS
UNC system drops 46 degree programs, consolidates 10 others
The University of North Carolina system has decided to discontinue 46 academic degree programs and consolidate 10 others. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:56pm
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Wilmington woman to use lottery money to buy new SUV
Wilmington resident Adraine Dixon-Wilkins says she plans to buy a new SUV after matching all five numbers in the May 19 Carolina Cash 5 drawing to win the $221,306 jackpot. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:50pm
MISSINGMAN
Deputies need your help finding missing man
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is asking you to keep an eye out for a missing man. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 10:45pm
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Pentagon mistakenly ships live anthrax to labs and overseas U.S. base
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's investigating what the Pentagon calls an inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores to government and commercial laboratories. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 9:38pm
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Deputy dragged, remotely releases K9 who saves him
A police K-9 in Mississippi came to the rescue of an officer who was being ambushed by three men and the dog most likely saved his life, authorities said. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 9:00pm
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Rick Santorum announces second White House run
Former Senator Rick Santorum is launching his 2016 presidential campaign with a pledge to fight for American workers. But the conservative Republican has also touched on social issues. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:58pm
BUNNY CAT
Two legged cat quickly finds internet fame
Don't tell this furball that she's missing out on anything. Since joining Instagram last month, Roux the "bunny cat" has gained more than 50,000 followers. But that alone isn't why she's remarkable. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:24pm