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The footballs for Super Bowl 50 were handmade in the Wilson factory in Ada, OH. (Photo: WTVQ)
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Super Bowl footballs a labor of love for small town factory

All season long, the Carolina Panthers have been creating excitement, especially for some young fans lucky enough to get a touchdown ball. Hopefully more youngsters will get some precious pigskins Sunday in California. But the Super Bowl balls themselves have an interesting story.
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The story behind the first Super Bowl

This Sunday marks the 50th Super Bowl in NFL history, a league with more than 90 years under its belt. So, how did this game come to be since football has been in this country for more than four decades?
Laney's Kevin Seravia beat his West Brunswick opponent on December 9, 2016. (Photo: John Rendleman/WWAY)
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Laney, Trask & West Brunswick fall short of wrestling state finals; Dixon moves on

Laney High and West Brunswick both came within a whisker of advancing to the state finals in wrestling state duals. Dixon was able to move on.
Denzel Ingram hits the game winner for UNCW against Hofstra on Feb. 4, 2016. (Photo: Hofstra)
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UNCW wins first place CAA showdown against Hofstra

UNCW matches their longest winning streak since 2005-06 by claiming their eighth consecutive win. It was one thriller of a win over Hofstra.
Quate Mckinzie dunks for Harrells Christian against Cape Fear Academy on Feb. 4, 2016. (Photo: John Rendleman/WWAY)
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Harrells Christian claims league crown against Cape Fear Academy

Quate Mckinzie and his Harrells Christian Academy teammates captured the league title on Thursday with a win in Wilmington over Cape Fear Academy.
Tom Simmons celebrating his 50th wedding anniversary at Super Bowl 50. (Photo: Hannah Patrick/ WWAY)
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Columbus Co. couple to celebrate 50th anniversary at Super Bowl 50

Sports fans across the state are preparing for the biggest game in football as the Carolina Panthers prep for the super bowl this weekend.
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Hammerheads continue affiliation with New York City FC

The Wilmington Hammerheads have extended an exclusive affiliate partnership with New York City FC of Major League Soccer.
UNCW alum Brandon Beane is an Asst. General Manager with the Carolina Panthers. (Photo: UNCW)
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UNCW alum Brandon Beane keeps pounding with the Carolina Panthers

For UNCW alumnus Brandon Beane and the Carolina Panthers, posting a 15-1 regular season record and winning the National Football Conference Championship isn’t enough.