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Community rallies around boy with brain tumor

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videoA little boy with an inoperable brain tumor is standing tall with a community behind him. 6-year-old Lathyn Elmer was the subject of a fundraiser in Leland Wednesday. Full story...
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Hurricane Hazel town hall meeting tonight marks storm's 60th anniversary

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videoWWAY Chief Meteorologist Scott Dean will be there presenting about the impact Hazel had on the Port City. The Hazel Town Hall meeting is from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Cape Fear Museum on Market Street in Wilmington. Full story...
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Granting wishes, changing lives

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videoFamilies at Sunday's Walk for Wishes say the Make-A-Wish foundation changed their lives. We hear some of their stories. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Classic Cars 'n Rock 'n Roll

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videoThe City of Southport and Cape Fear Cruisers Car Club are turning back the hands of time this weekend. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: A little bit goes a latte

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videoThis week's Extraordinary Person is behind a project that you may be able to help with. The business he runs is impressive enough, but what he does for Marines on Thanksgiving is Extraordinary! Full story...
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Operation Spartan Shield deploys 200 soliders

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videoTwo-hundred soldiers are deploying from Wilmington in the upcoming weeks. This weekend hundreds gathered to say goodbye. For many it's not their first deployment, but this mission is different. Full story...
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Sea of pink for breast cancer awareness

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It's officially breast cancer awareness month, and today at the Wilmington Convention Center it was a sea of pink for New Hanover Regional Medical Center's Pink Ribbon Luncheon. Full story...
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Join us to celebrate 50 years of WWAY Saturday at Ziggy's!

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For half a century WWAY has been part of the community in the Cape Fear. As we celebrate this milestone, we want the community to be part of the party. Full story...
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Black drivers searched more than white drivers according to WPD Internal Affairs Report

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videoIf you're a black male in Wilmington, you're more likely to get pulled over and searched at traffic stops. That's according to a 2013 Wilmington police Internal Affairs Report. Full story...
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8-year-old girl working to make big difference for homeless

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videoAn 8-year-old girl has taken her school assigned community service and gone above and beyond. She is taking it upon herself to help out the homeless in the Port City. Full story...
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Food Bank egg-cited about big donation

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videoIt was an "egg-cellent" day for the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina in Wilmington. Full story...
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Handicap golf carts allowed in Oak Island, dog leash laws changed

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videoIt was a full house at last night's Oak Island Town Council meeting as residents sounded off about golf carts used for handicap accessibility. Full story...
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Heroes stand at attention to raise awareness

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videoMembers of the military took part in the 4th Annual Stand At Attention Saturday at Independence Mall. They competed to see who could Stand At Attention the longest, but it also created a lot of public attention for a serious issue. Full story...
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As Leland traffic crawls, should drivers consider car pooling?

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videoThe frustration for drivers on US 17/74-76 in and out of Leland continues, and so do the ideas on how to fix it. Full story...
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Pooches take a plunge at Legion Stadium Pool

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videoTonight pups of all shapes and sizes ran down to the Legion Stadium Pool for the Pooch Plunge. The annual event takes place the week after Labor Day, when the public pools are no longer open to human swimmers. Full story...
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