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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - Oct. 23

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video On Tuesday on WWAY we checked out state playoff action from Hampstead for high school volleyball and tennis. It turned out to be a successful day on the court for the Topsail Pirates.... On Tuesday the NBA world champions paid a visit to Raleigh. That's probably as close as LeBron James will ever get to our neck of the woods... Plus more ! Full story...
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Ex-fundraiser repays UNC-Chapel Hill travel costs

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A former billion-dollar fundraiser and star quarterback at North Carolina's flagship public university says he's repaid the school more than $16,000 in questioned travel expenses with a paramour that cost him his job. Full story...
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Age of puberty among boys dropping in U.S., study finds

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Boys in the United States appear to be entering puberty much earlier than in the past – a trend researchers caution may have important medical, psychosocial, public health and environmental implications, according to a new study. Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Oct. 17

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video On Wednesday on WWAY we checked out soccer action at UNCW.... Former Hoggard offensive lineman Jonathan Cooper continues to rack up mid-season accolades.... NC State is picked to finish in first place in ACC men's basketball season..... Ashley is now ready for the volleyball state playoffs. Did the Screaming Eagles enter with momentum? Find out, plus more! Full story...
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Mrs. Obama urges NC college students to vote early

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Michelle Obama wants North Carolina college students to work hard for her husband, making sure they and their friends cast ballots as the battleground state prepares for early voting. Full story...
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Former UNC President has died at 92

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Former University of North Carolina President Bill Friday has died. He was 92. Friday's personal assistant Virginia Taylor said Friday that the giant in North Carolina education died in his sleep at his Chapel Hill home. Full story...
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Students create T-shirts to save iconic bird

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University of North Carolina student Andrew Bauer says he had to act fast when he heard that Big Bird's job was in jeopardy. During last week's presidential debate, Republican candidate Mitt Romney said he would cut funding to PBS, which would essentially fire Big Bird. So Bauer decided to take action to save the Sesame Street character. His first step was snapping up the domain name: FireBigBird.com. Full story...
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UNC-CH committee starts search to replace Thorp

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A panel that will narrow down the best candidates to take over management of North Carolina's flagship public university is getting to work. Full story...
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Hoggard grad breaks another UNC record

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Former Hoggard kicker Casey Barth already broke his brother's all-time scoring record at UNC earlier this season. On Saturday Casey broke another school record as the Tar Heels rolled all over the Idaho Vandals in Chapel Hill. Full story...
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UNC-CH sets up chancellor search committee

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The chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is making it clear that his decision to resign is final and that he has a lot work ahead before he leaves the school in June. Full story...
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Judge's order formalizes his decision in UNC case

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A judge has issued an order for North Carolina to provide media outlets with unredacted documents regarding football players who committed NCAA violations for receiving improper benefits. Full story...
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UNC sends information on Hansbrough trips to NCAA

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North Carolina has provided information to the NCAA about the hiring of the mother of former basketball star Tyler Hansbrough as a fundraiser and her travels. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - Sept. 20

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video On Thursday night the New York Giants crushed the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte. Quarterback Cam Newton was pressured into three interceptions.... On Thursday we also checked out soccer action at UNCW and volleyball action between Ashley High and Hoggard High.... Plus more ! Full story...
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Faculty to ask Thorp to stay UNC-CH chancellor

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Professors at North Carolina's flagship public university are trying to sway Chancellor Holden Thorp to change his mind about resigning in the face of multiple scandals. Full story...
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WWAY's Monday night sports - Sept. 17

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video It's Monday Night Football !! On Monday night we checked out high school football action on WWAY. The East Columbus-SW Onslow game came down to the very end before the outcome was decided... On Monday we heard from Jonathan Cooper about having to play East Carolina this weekend on the gridiron. The Tar Heel standout offensive lineman is a Hoggard grad... Plus more ! Full story...
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