Holocaust
AWARD.jpg
Holocaust hero locally honored
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Mon, 11/10/2014 - 12:53am.

videoOne man in Peru went against the orders of his own government and followed the orders of his conscience saving many Jewish families from being forced into concentration camps. Now, years later he's being recognized posthumously.

Full Story »
leadat530OTS.jpg
Veteran uses WWII, Holocaust to teach kids about bullying
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 11/13/2013 - 3:53pm.

video A 96-year-old Army veteran is taking a unique approach to teach kids about bullying. In Wilmington today, he used his stories of war and liberation to make the connection that bullying is nothing to keep quiet.

Full Story »
alfred2.jpg
Wilmington man recounts life in Nazi Germany
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Fri, 07/13/2012 - 7:00pm.

video Many of us have only read about it in history books, but one Wilmington man actually lived in Germany while Hitler was in power. Fortunately, Alfred Schnog fled before the Holocaust.

Full Story »
holocaust150.jpg
St. Mary Catholic Church hosts Heroes Despite the Holocaust event
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/30/2009 - 9:43am.

Holocaust Remembrance Day is fast approaching and Sunday two religions joined forces to remember.

Full Story »
survivor150.jpg
Dozens gathered in Wilmington Sunday to honor Holocaust survivors
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/10/2008 - 10:45am.

videoExactly seventy years ago Sunday, Nazis rioted in the streets of Germany and destroyed Jewish synagogues and businesses. Some say the riots were the precursor to what we know today as the Holocaust.

Full Story »