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New Hanover County News

ONLY ON 3: McMahon & Causey - Who should be candidate for sheriff? Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

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videoDon't miss "ONLY ON 3: McMahon & Causey - who should be sheriff?" Next Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. on WWAY NewsChannel 3. Full story...
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Via Crucis brings Easter message

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videoGone since 2008 the Hispanic prayer group at St. Mary’s Catholic Church downtown Wilmington decided this year was the year to bring back the march of the cross. It follows the Bible’s tale of the last steps of Jesus leading up to his resurrection. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Kid's Exchange

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videoGeorge explores Kids Exchange, one of the largest consignment events in the area for kids clothes and toys. Full story...
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Bringing Easter to the community: one church's new approach to an annual event

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videoSaint Luke AME Zion Church took their egg hunt up a notch. They invited New Hanover County sheriff's office and other local resources to the event in an effort to strengthen the community. Full story...
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Police investigating after man who was stabbed shows up at hospital

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Police responding to reports of shots fired at a Wilmington apartment complex overnight learn a man who was there during some sort of argument then showed up to the hospital with stab wounds. Full story...
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NC community college rate break for vets proposed

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Gov. Pat McCrory says he wants to make it easier for new veterans to attend any of North Carolina's community colleges. Full story...
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Vigil held for missing woman

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videoFriends and family of Shannon Rippy gathered on the steps of City Hall to raise awareness about the fact that their friend is still missing. One by one their candles lit, one by one they spoke, one by one they hope, want, pray, for their friends safe return. Full story...
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New Hanover mobile home damaged in fire

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A mobile home at 7006 Chewning St. in northern New Hanover County was a total loss after a fire Thursday afternoon, a county fire official said. Full story...
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Campaign sign vandalism makes claims against republican candidate

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videoSome campaign posters around town are not displaying a message you would expect. How is this affecting the candidates and their party? Full story...
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Kids search for Easter eggs at Halyburton Park

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videoBaskets prepared, faces painted, and eggs hidden among the trees. Easter came early for a bubbling bunch of kids at Halyburton Park. Full story...
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Man charged with possession after shooting

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A Wilmington teen is charged with possession of heroin after police say he was shot in the buttocks Wednesday night. Full story...
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Wilmington man faces murder charge in January shooting

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A Wilmington man, who police say is making his way back to the Port City now faces a murder charge. Investigators say Adron Whitted was arrested in Dougsville, GA on Wednesday. Full story...
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Take advantage of upcoming library programs

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videoFree college courses, story time and money-saving workshops? There are free services and tools at your disposal. Find out how to utilize them all. Full story...
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Alleged skateboard scam costs company thousands

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videoA Natural MFG customer emailed the WWAY newsroom, saying he'd been scammed out of thousands of dollars. Our investigation found he may not be the only one. Full story...
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