George Allen, retiring from 52 years of working at WWAY
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Man of Many Hats

The man who has been with WWAY from the beginning is successfully riding off into the sunset. As he officially retires, it only makes sense that he be our Extraordinary Person of the Week.
Paul Fisher accepts certificate for the finishing program. 
Photo By: Alexa Block/WWAY
7 hours ago
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Good Shepherd Center graduates 50th veteran from recovery program

Wednesday, Katrina Knight, Good Shepard's executive director, said their 50th veteran graduated from the program.
POLICE LIGHTS
9 hours ago
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Know your rights? Wilmington Police want you to learn them

They hosted a public forum at Union Missionary Baptist Church Wednesday night to talk about how you should act around law enforcement officers, and how you can file a complaint.
Chuck Kuebler (Photo: LinkedIn)
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Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer

The Coast Guard has suspended their search for a missing swimmer in Wrightsville Beach Wednesday night.
Izzy and Chucky Brown have a father daughter connection that will soon be linked to UNC Chapel Hill. Photo Chucky Brown
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Navassa’s Chucky Brown bleeds red & white, but his daughter is headed to UNC

We're not sure if Chucky Brown has ever pulled for the UNC Tar Heels to win, but he might be doing that in the not too distant future.
Connor Riley struck out 11 batters on July 27, 2016. Photo John Rendleman/WWAY
8 hours ago
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Connor Riley and the Wilmington Sharks are now tied for first place

The Wilmington Sharks are now tied for first place in the Coastal Plain League and on a roll.
Police Lights
10 hours ago
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Collision with bicyclist kills pregnant pedestrian and baby

Pickens County authorities say a 24-year-old pregnant woman and her baby died days after a bicyclist struck her.
Heat
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Heat wave causes NC town to suspend water disconnections

At least one North Carolina town has suspended disconnecting residents' water over unpaid bills amid the state's oppressive heat.
Oak Island Police release several pictures of suspects who broke into Oak Island Auto Wash.
12 hours ago
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Oak Island Police release pictures of suspects in break-in

Oak Island Police needs your help identifying and finding two men they said broke into a car wash on July 17.
trash
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Boy wishes to clean up city, becomes Garbage Man!

It's an unusual wish for a six year old boy but he got to spend his Make-A-Wish day doing exactly what he's always wanted to do.