Wilmington
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Douglass Academy taken off state watch list
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Tue, 09/23/2014 - 4:26am.

State officials have removed Douglass Academy in Wilmington's Northside from a state watch list due to increased enrollment at the charter school.

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Semi driver charged for roll over
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:57pm.

videoThere's new information on the accident that tied up traffic for six hours at a busy Wilmington intersection Thursday afternoon.

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Human remains found at historical site
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:54pm.

videoDuring recent construction at a historical county building in the 300 block of Chestnut Street, crews uncovered some intact human skeletal remains.

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Weekend road repairs scheduled in Wilmington
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 6:22pm.

Weekend roadwork at two locations could cause slowdowns in the Wilmington area.

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Students weigh backpacks to learn impact of heavy loads
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:33pm.

videoCFCC students weighed in on more than just class to promote healthy habits in downtown Wilmington today, just in time for National Backpack Day.

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WPD investigating after officers find blood in roadway, victim at hospital
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:42am.

Police are investigating after they say ShotSpotter led them to a crime scene where officers found blood and evidence in the road, before later discovering a victim in the hospital.

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Sea turtle nest count drops in North Carolina
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Mon, 09/08/2014 - 6:59pm.

videoThe number of sea turtle nests along the North Carolina coast has dropped sharply after four years of increases. The StarNews reports that the number of turtle nests fell 58 percent this year, compared with 2013. Matthew Godfrey with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission said the numbers this year are about 30 percent below average.

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Police: Driver crashes into home
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/04/2014 - 9:52pm.

videoA driver crashed into a Wilmington home around 6:00 p.m. Thursday evening. The accident happened at the corner of Kerr and Martin Luther King.

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World War I Memorial moved to river front
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:40am.

videoMoving an 8-10,000 pound monument is no easy task, but a crew of men did just that this morning.

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FIRST ON 3: Facebook group aims to help traffic-weary drivers in Leland
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:51pm.

videoDrivers on US 17/74/76 in Brunswick County expect backups now, and they might have to expect them for a while. Work to widen the causeway won't be done for more than two years, so a Leland woman says she is trying to help by keeping fellow drivers informed.

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