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Surfers save swimmer at Wrightsville Beach

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videoScary and lucky moments for a swimmer in Wrightsville beach Wednesday. Charles Crews said he learned just how strong rip currents can be and what it feels like to be caught in one. Full story...
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Local organization gives free surf lessons to medically fragile kids

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videoOcean Cure is hoping to raise money to buy new equipment to broaden the work they do; the non-profit organization is dedicated to giving free surf lessons to medically fragile and at risk youth and adults. Full story...
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St. Mark Catholic School's new surf club makes a splash at Wrightsville Beach

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videoSome students at St. Marks Catholic School in Wilmington spent their Sunday cleaning, and riding the waves at Wrightsville Beach. Kids from St. Mark 4th to 8th grades took to the sand to make a stand against litter on our beaches, and they had plenty of fun splashing, surfing, and enjoying a clean Wrightsville Beach afterwards. Full story...
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WWAY's Sunday night sports - August 18

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videoAloha! The sensational season for Wilmington Post 10 ended on Sunday against Hawaii at the American Legion World Series in Shelby. Post 10 finishes the 2013 campaign with a 35-4 record. For the first time ever there are co-champions for the Men's City Amateur Golf Championship in Wilmington. Plus more! Full story...
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The Wrightsville Beach Wahine Classic surf competition returns

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videoThe Wrightsville Beach Wahine Classic surf competition is back by popular demand after a one year hiatus, and these sassy surfers say they hope it's here to stay. Ladies of all ages were fired up and ready to hit the water to ride some serious waves when we showed up, but as the day went along, the fierce competition became more about empowering female surfers than winning first place. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - August 15

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videoThere will be two football jamborees in our region on Friday: the BB&T Jamboree in Wilmington and the Buddy Burney Jamboree in Bladen County. West Bladen head coach Russell Dove gave us the scoop on the Bladen Jamboree. We continued our Two-A-Days, plus we had preview material on Post 10 baseball and Hammerheads soccer on Thursday. Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - August 14

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videoSomehow the Wilmington Hammerheads remain in contention for the final playoff spot in USL Pro. On a rainy Wednesday night the Hammerheads defeated the Pittsburgh Riverhounds. Two-A-Days continue on WWAY. Post 10 is ready to make history at the American Legion World Series. Plus more! Full story...
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REPORT IT: Surfer injured at Wrightsville Beach

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videoWrightsville Beach Ocean Rescue had to pull a surfer from the water yesterday after witnesses say a big wave knocked him out. Full story...
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WWAY's Sunday night sports - July 14

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videoThe inaugural "Champions 4 Cancer" basketball event concluded on Sunday without a champion. A dispute over prize money led to several teams walking off the court prior to the end of the tournament. In baseball Wilmington Post 10 was a shutout winner over Whiteville on Sunday night. The O'Neill Sweetwater Pro-Am Surf Fest concluded on Sunday with several area surfers holding more than own at Wrightsville Beach in the men's pro finals. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - July 11

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videoFormer Wilmington resident Cliff Drysdale will be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame this weekend. Drysdale designed the tennis center at the Country Club of Landfall. The Wilmington Sharks lost on Thirsty Thursday night at the Shark Tank. The Cancer 4 Champions Basketball Tournament will tip off in New Hanover on Saturday. Plus more! Full story...
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