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Wilmington woman reaches 50 gallons of blood donation

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A regular trip to the Cape Fear Blood Donor Center Friday was not so regular when employees told Carole Bryant she's reached a lifetime donation of 50 gallons. It's a level few people in the entire country can top. Full story...
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CFCC students get hand-on lessons in home makeover

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videoCape Fear Community College has teamed up with New Hanover County to build a custom house for one special lady. Over the past year, students have been working hard designing, landscaping and building a brand new home Full story...
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Rotary honors library's impact on community

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New Hanover County's Public Library was honored by the Downtown Rotary Club today. Library Director Harry Tuchmayer accepted the Fran C. Young Community Recognition Award and a $1,000 donation for the library. Full story...
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TEACHER OF THE WEEK: Laura Bullard

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videoOur high schools are places for students to learn and grow and get ready for the world that awaits them. For students with special needs, a great teacher can mean a world of difference. Full story...
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Local salon clips for world record attempt, Surfrider Foundation

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A Wilmington salon joins forces with an international organization in an effort to set a world record, all to raise funds for clean water. Hypnotix Spalon is teaming up with Aveda for a global cut-a-thon on Earth Day to attempt the world record for the most money raised for hair cuts in a 24-hour period. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Azalea Disc Golf Tournament

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video The New Hanover Disc Golf Club is hosting the Azalea Pro Disc Golf Tournament at Castle Hayne Park. Full story...
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Chad Porter hopes to inspire people to help fight cancer

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Porter Financial Group & Cape Fear Family Day Present "A Night For Chere". Your chance to hear Chad Porter's my story LIVE. If you read the Star News Article and want to hear me tell it please join us. Chere Rice was diagnosed with Non Hodgkin Lymphoma in December 2012. Chere is a pillar in the community and we owe it to her to help her in anyway. Full story...
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TEACHER OF THE WEEK: Kelly Carr

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videoThe foundation to any great education starts at a young age, and nowadays before a child enters kindergarten. Full story...
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Paws 4 People hosts race at UNCW

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videoPaws 4 People held its 5th annual 5k, 10k and 1 mile fun walk at UNCW this weekend. WWAY's very own Tim Buckley served as the event's master of ceremonies Sunday morning. Full story...
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Comfort in a cup of tea

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videoAfter losing her newborn twins in 2008, Rachel Crawford created a brand of teas that create emotional well-being...and can even help troops suffering with PTSD. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Southern Farm Days

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videoThe 5th Annual Southern Farm Days is happening this weekend. The festival features exhibits and activities that showcase why life on a Carolina farm is so great. Full story...
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Brigade BGC a finalist in Pay It Forward Contest

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video The Brigade Boys & Girls Club is a national finalist in the Family Dollar/Coca-Cola "Pay It Forward" contest. The contest is open to all Boys & Girls Clubs across the United States and the winner, based on most votes received for their entry, wins a $10,000 donation to their Club. Full story...
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BBQ Cook-off deadline approaching

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video Find out how to enter the Step Up For Soldiers Backyard BBQ. Full story...
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Volunteers deliver Christmas dinner for hundreds in need

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video'Tis the season for the giving. More than 100 volunteers came together this morning to take a holiday dinner to 560 people in need in Wilmington. Full story...
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'Heat for the Holidays' winners get new HVAC system

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videoThere are many families who may be in the cold this holiday season, but tonight, there's one fewer thanks to our "Heat for the Holidays" contest. Full story...
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