POLICE LIGHTS
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No charges to be filed in off-duty officer’s 911 call for assistance

According to the New Hanover County District Attorney's office, no charges will be filed regarding a Wilmington Police Officer's call to 911.
Lara and Eric Trump play with their dogs during a visit to Lara's parents' home in Wrightsville Beach on March 9, 2016. (Photo: Taylor Yakowenko/WWAY)
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Lara Trump to host Women for Trump event in Wilmington

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's daughter-in-law is coming home again to campaign.
Lennon Lacy
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Group starts petition to reopen Lennon Lacy investigation

Three years after the death of Lennon Lacy and a little more than two months after the FBI closed its investigation into the teen's death, a petition is now circulating to reopen the case.
Constantino Gomez  (Photo: New Hanover Co. Sheriffs Office)
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Man faces statutory rape charges in New Hanover County

A man is in the New Hanover County jail facing several charges involving a child.
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LOVIN’ IT! The fry girl retires after 32 years of smiles

After 32 years of making the fries, a Massachusetts woman is retiring from her job at McDonald's. It's not a story you typically hear, but Freia is an extraordinary employee.
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Checkpoints to increase on water and roads this weekend

Law Enforcement is stepping up patrols on the water and the roads to close out the "On the Road, On the Water, Don't Drink and Drive" campaign.
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Workforce/Affordable Housing Committee holds first meeting Tuesday

The county and city has developed a 14-person task force to tackle the affordable housing issues within the community and Tuesday they met for the first time.
Highway 17 in Pender County (Photo: Hannah Patrick/ WWAY)
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Commissioners, drivers react to NCDOT’s new plan for Hampstead Bypass

For years one community has been asking for the Hampstead Bypass. We have new reaction as the Department of Transportation announces the bypass would be included in the state's 10 year plan.
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UNCW swap students’ t-shirts to promote Seahawk pride

UNCW is trading students' t-shirts to increase Seahawk spirit.
New Hanover's Wiz Vaughn scores a touchdown at Myrtle Beach on Aug. 26, 2016. (Photo: WPDE)
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New Hanover football game moved to Thursday night

With a threat of a tropical system by the end of the week, an area school's football game has been moved up one night.
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Project Finish Line awards final scholarships at Brunswick Community College

This month, Brunswick Community College gave out its final scholarships related to the Project Finish Line grant, a program started in 2014 with a $150,000 grant from the John M. Belk Endowment.
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4 hours ago
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Little Free Libary opens in Sunset Beach

Old Bridge Preservation Society recently installed a Free Little Library in Sunset Beach.
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Howie gets adopted by foster parents

He has been with his foster parents for a few months, but now he has a forever home.