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Back to School: Packing healthy lunches
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 6:41am.

videoAs students head back to school over the coming weeks, parents are often faced with the challenge of preparing a healthy lunch that is also delicious. Liz from thisisgrub.com has tips that kids will love and parents can feel good about.

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UPDATE! EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Double Down Duo
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Mon, 08/18/2014 - 6:07pm.

videoThe Cape Fear's David Calhoun has made the Top 20 in the country. He's asking folks to vote him into the finals.

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Performers remember Robin Williams, death brings up serious issues
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 08/12/2014 - 5:19pm.

videoHe warmed your hearts as a quirky alien and a cross-dressing nanny. But behind those sparkling eyes was apparently a deep sadness.Investigators say Robin Williams hanged himself with a belt yesterday at his northern California home. Even though the academy award winner is not with us anymore, his legacy lives on. And his death magnifies some serious issues in our society.

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Commissioners discuss school bond, Scotts Hill helipad
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/11/2014 - 10:38pm.

video Some New Hanover County residents sounded off on some big issues. Among the items that were on the New Hanover County Commission's agenda, public hearings on a proposed $160 million bond for schools and a plan to build a medical helicopter landing pad near the Pender County line.

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Victims of NC eugenics board qualify for payment
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:57pm.

Officials overseeing a $10 million fund set up to compensate victims of North Carolina's forced sterilization program say about 180 people have qualified so far to receive payments.

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Bladen horse one of two to die of EEE
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/06/2014 - 11:16am.

State health officials are warning owners to vaccinate their horses after two horses in North Carolina, including one in southeastern North Carolina, died recently of Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis, or EEE, within the past two weeks.

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ONLY ON 3: State budget puts brakes on drivers ed funding
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:12pm.

videoDrivers education, a rite of passage for many teens, is losing state funding and putting the financial burden on schools. This has parents, students and educators wondering how safe our roads will be once the state stops fueling the program.

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Wilmington woman jazzercising her way to the top
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sat, 08/02/2014 - 5:52pm.

video Wilmington resident Terry Noe recently completed her 30th year as a Certified Jazzercise Instructor and taught her class Saturday with a routine using a song from each of the 30 years.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Dosher trustees to delay layoff discussion
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Fri, 08/01/2014 - 3:39pm.

videoA Dosher Memorial Hospital spokesman says the Board of Trustees has delayed discussions about possible layoffs.

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Two cases of Eastern Equine Enchephalitis confirmed in New Hanover County
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/01/2014 - 2:19pm.

The New Hanover County Health Department is warning people to protect themselves from mosquito bites after two cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) have been confirmed in the county.

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