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New Hanover County News

NEW DETAILS: Victim found in the backseat of car after shooting

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There are new details on a deadly shooting on 9th and Orange Streets in Wilmington Tuesday afternoon. Full story...
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WWAY Surprise Squad donates supplies to Boys & Girls Club

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It can be challenging for non-profits to get the supplies they need to run their programs. To help out, we sent the Surprise Squad to the Community Boys and Girls Club.video Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: School bus driver resigns amid investigation

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A New Hanover County Schools bus driver has resigned amid an investigation. David Penson submitted his resignation today. Full story...
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NHSO: Scammer trying to take advantage of voter ID law

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The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says it is investigating a possible fraud tied to voter information and the state's voter identification law. Full story...
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Police: More than $20,000 of equipment stolen from construction site

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Wilmington Police said more than $20,000 of equipment was stolen from a construction site Tuesday. Full story...
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Wilmington police investigate shooting after multiple homes hit

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ShotSpotter technology alerted Wilmington Police to shots fired in the 700 block of Nun Street around 8 p.m. Tuesday night. Officers found 30 shell casings on scene. Several homes were hit and damaged. Full story...
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Pass It On Cape Fear consignment sale this weekend

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videoAs the seasons change, so do your kids' wardrobes. We know sometimes children's clothes can get expensive when you pay department store prices. But we have a great alternative that will have you saving cash! Full story...
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UPDATE: Police investigating another shooting in Wilmington

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Wilmington Police responded to more shots fired in the 700 block of Nun Street Tuesday night, according to dispatchers. Full story...
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Wilmington man convicted of 2012 robbery of Papa John's delivery driver

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videoA Wilmington man with an extensive criminal history is going to prison, and he could face up to twenty years behind bars after a conviction in federal court Tuesday. Full story...
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Carolina Beach residents voice opinions on upcoming projects

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videoCarolina Beach residents got to voice their opinions on some upcoming improvements to the area at an open house meeting Tuesday night. Full story...
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Black drivers searched more than white drivers according to WPD Internal Affairs Report

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videoIf you're a black male in Wilmington, you're more likely to get pulled over and searched at traffic stops. That's according to a 2013 Wilmington police Internal Affairs Report. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Carla Bromstead

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videoThis week's Teacher of the Week started working in the classroom as a volunteer in her 20s. "As soon as I started volunteering in the classroom, I knew it was for me," said Mary C. Williams Elementary teacher Carla Bromstead. Full story...
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UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal shooting

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videoPolice have identified the victim in a shooting on 9th and Orange Streets in Wilmington. Police say 26 year old Martineze Vaughn died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds. Full story...
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Flu shots available in New Hanover County

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The New Hanover County Health Department starts offering flu shots today. The clinic is at the department, which is located at 2029 S. 17th Street in Wilmington. Full story...
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Catlin, Jordan square off in first debate

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videoThe fall campaign season is upon us. Tonight, candidates for NC House District 20 met for a debate sponsored by WWAY and WHQR. Rick Catlin and Betsy Jordan squared off in a candidate's forum, and both candidates started off talking film incentives. Full story...
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