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"And the Winner is..." BEST GOLF COURSE
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/01/2011 - 4:41pm.

video s week we teed it up in this week's "And the Winner is..." Tourism is a driving force in this area, and a lot of that business is on the dozens of golf courses in our region. So we wanted to know who has the finest fairways and the greatest greens that make it the BEST GOLF COURSE in the Cape Fear. Here's how the votes tallied up:
Farmstead Golk Links, Calabash - 25%
Cape Fear National, Leland - 21%
Masonboro CC, Wilmington - 14%
THANKS FOR VOTING! SEE YOU ON THE COURSE!!

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Wilmington comics heading on ultimate Yankees road trip
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 4:40pm.

video If you're a baseball fanatic, you've probably dreamed about going to each and every one of your team's games. Well two local comics are about to begin a six-month journey that will attempt to do just that.

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PROGRAMMING NOTE: News, ACC hoops in primetime tonight
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/10/2011 - 11:57am.

Do you love watching WWAY NewsChannel 3 at 11, but find it hard to keep your eyes open for it? Tonight's your lucky night.

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YOU CANNOT BE SERIOUS! John McEnroe headlines new Azalea Festival event
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:59pm.

video If you're going to add a new event to a long-standing tradition like the Azalea Festival, you might as well make a big statement. Few people know how to make big statements like John McEnroe.

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Wake Forest baseball coach donates kidney to player
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/08/2011 - 12:14pm.

Wake Forest baseball coach Tom Walter has donated a kidney to a freshman player who suffers from a disease that can lead to kidney failure.

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ONLY ON 3: New Hanover alum Jay Ross soaking in Super Bowl experience - UPDATE: Packers & Jay Ross win Super Bowl !!
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 02/07/2011 - 2:29pm.

videoNew Hanover High grad Jay Ross is a defensive lineman on the Packers' practice squad. His family here in Wilmington is anxiously waiting for Super Sunday hoping Jay will be part of a Super Bowl-winning team. UPDATE: The Packers won and Jay will stop by WWAY when he returns to the Port City to tell Wilmington all about it.

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Super Bowl XLV most-watched program in US TV history
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Mon, 02/07/2011 - 12:11pm.

Green Bay's victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Super Bowl has surpassed last year's record-setting game in the Nielsen Co.'s preliminary ratings measurement of big cities.

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NFL's Connor Barth visits school, talks Super Bowl
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Thu, 02/03/2011 - 2:56pm.

Students at St. Mary's School in Wilmington had a special treat at a morning pep rally that featured a big league guest. Connor Barth, current Tampa Bay Buccaneers kicker, St. Mary's alum, and former Hoggard and UNC standout, came home to speak to students as part of "Catholic School Week."

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Legion Stadium will get new turf and become the home stadium for the Hammerheads
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Tue, 02/01/2011 - 11:52pm.

Wilmington City Council made some big decisions in the world of New Hanover County sports on Tuesday.

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MLK Center fields renamed to honor Coach Murphy
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Mon, 01/17/2011 - 5:23pm.

videoOn this MLK Day, a part of Wilmington's Martin Luther King Center was dedicated to a man who served as a mentor for countless children.

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