North Brunswick band marches in DC 4th of July parade
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 2:42pm.

For months the North Brunswick High School Marching Band has been raising money to go to the nation's capital. Today all their hard work paid off, as the Scorpions marched in Washington, DC's 4th of July parade.

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Fireworks ready to fly along Cape Fear River
Submitted by IE on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 2:31pm.

video The fireworks are set up for the Battleship Blast in Wilmington and ready to amaze tonight's 4th of July crowd. More than 2,000 fireworks are set up across the river in Battleship Park.

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Woman found dead in Pine Valley Drive home
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 2:23pm.

video A Wilmington neighborhood is shocked and looking for answers after a woman was found dead in her home early this morning. Police say the victim was 59-year-old Carol Johnson.

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Generics advancing on lucrative pet drug market
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 1:11pm.

Family doctors aren't the only ones facing the question of whether to prescribe name-brand or generic drugs for their patients.

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NC weighing more gambling at Cherokee casino
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 1:04pm.

North Carolina officials are taking steps that could allow the Cherokee Indian casino in the mountains to expand gambling to live dealers.

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Southern swamp holds clues about runaway slaves
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 1:02pm.

A permanent exhibition opening this fall will show how the Great Dismal Swamp became a haven for thousands of people escaping slavery before the Civil War.

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State Capitol holds free July 4th activities
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 1:01pm.

Independence Day in Raleigh again includes music, history and new citizens.

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Diligence home in time to celebrate Independence Day
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 11:46am.

video This Independence Day, those who serve our country patrolling our waterways are celebrating with family and friends. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Diligence returned to port this morning.

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Volunteer group helps keep Masonboro Island clean on Fourth
Submitted by Asha Dave on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 11:35am.

video While many folks spent their holiday weekend barbequing in the backyard or sunbathing on the beach, one group of volunteers gave their time to clean up after partiers. The group is all about keeping their beloved island clean.

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Bladen County fire jumps barrier, threatens homes
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/04/2011 - 11:18am.

A wildfire in Bladen County has broken through containment lines, forcing the evacuation of 10 homes.

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