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Bolivia man pleads guilty to statutory rape, faces more than 27 years in prison

A Bolivia man could spend more than 27 years in prison after pleading guilty to statutory rape in Brunswick County today.
The future site of the North Waterfront Park. (Photo: Madison Morgan/Reporter)
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Wilmington to host meetings on $30M park bond plan

When voters in Wilmington go to the polls this fall, they'll decide whether the city should spend more money on parks. Ahead of that vote, the city is holding a series of meetings to explain what the money will go toward.
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What Did We Miss? A fun look at the sillier news of the week

All the crazy news stories can't make it in the newscast, but our resident funnyman has you covered!
Chadbourn Town Council (Photo: Taylor Yakowenko/WWAY)
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Arguments erupt at Chadbourn Town Council meeting

Some people were outraged over the handling of a local police officer's firing after a controversial Facebook post, others were upset over how the town handled the situation and there were some there at the meeting to show support for town leaders after rumors flew this afternoon concerning the police department.
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House leader: Deal may not have led to full H.B. 2 repeal

The North Carolina House leader says a law restricting LGBT anti-discrimination rules may not have been fully repealed even if Charlotte leaders had agreed this month to pull back their city ordinance that led to House Bill 2.
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It’s official: Hammerheads will compete in PDL in 2017, not USL

What's long been rumored and reported is now official: The Wilmington Hammerheads are changing leagues.
Finley is battling cancer, but is still ready to celebrate his 3rd birthday this weekend! (Photo: WBAY)
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Birthday boy with brain cancer hoping for lots of cards

A Wisconsin toddler diagnosed with brain cancer before he turned one is defying the odds.
A NJ Transit train crashed into a station platform in Hoboken, NJ, on Sept. 29, 2016. (Photo: Bhagyesh Shah)
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At least 1 dead, 100 injured when train hits NJ station

At least one person is dead and 100 more injured after a commuter train crashed into a station in New Jersey this morning.
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Hike NC! looks to get people out on the trails

Hike NC! will help make hiking easier and more approachable for North Carolinians, regardless of their age, fitness level or hiking experience.
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BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center to visit Whiteville

The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center, a 39-foot-long, state-of-the-art screening center on wheels, will stop at Belk stores in Whiteville, during the week of October 10, 2016 to offer free, convenient mammogram screenings.
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Volvo plans to sell self-driving car in 5 years

Volvo Car Corp. plans to sell a self-driving vehicle to consumers in five years.
Emergency workers respond to a school shooting in Townville, SC, on Sept. 28, 2016. (Photo: Justin Lee Campbell/WGHP/MGN)
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Mom ‘shocked and saddened’ after son accused of killing dad, shooting 3 at SC school

The mother of a teen accused of killing his father and wounding two students and a teacher at a South Carolina elementary school says his family is "shocked and saddened."