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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
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
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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
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Clarkton child, 4, drowns in pond near home
The Bladen County Sheriff's Office is investigating the drowning of a 4-year-old boy. Deputies say the child's parents were sleeping in the home when he was able to get out and walk to a pond nearby. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:29pm
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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. 2 minutes ago
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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. 7 minutes ago
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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
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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
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List reveals most threatened historic sites in Wilmington
Today the Historic Wilmington Foundation announced their list of the most threatened historic sites of Wilmington for the tenth year in a row. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 5:47pm
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Special signing day honors academic achievement
Hoggard High School held their second annual academic signing this morning. Just under 30 students committed to attend schools across the country on academic based scholarships. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 5:35pm
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NCDOT “Roadeo” held in New Hanover Co.
The NCDOT held a competition Wednesday morning to better train its employees on safety procedures and also provide a bit of entertainment. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 5:04pm