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One-Day Blitz collects more than 9 tons of food for Salvation Army
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 9:57pm.

Once again the Wilmington community has set a record for generosity during WWAY's Help for the Holidays One-Day Blitz to restock the Salvation Army's food pantry.

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'I Can't Breathe, Hands up Don't Shoot' rally held Saturday
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sat, 12/20/2014 - 5:28pm.

The New Hanover County Chapter of the NC Black Leadership Caucus sponsored a rally on Saturday at St. Stephens AME Church in downtown Wilmington. This peaceful protest was against the police-involved violence across the nation in hope for change.

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Help for the Holidays One-Day Blitz TODAY at Krispy Kreme
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/19/2014 - 7:53am.

videoWhen it comes to food donations for the Salvation Army, WWAY steps in every year to help. And it's your chance to give and receive this holiday season.

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Christmas lights for charity
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Tue, 12/09/2014 - 9:47pm.

videoIt is the quest for the best Christmas display, while keeping in mind the true meaning of Christmas. This display isn't about neighborhood bragging rights; it's also about charity.

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LET IT GO: Enter Good Morning Carolina's Coloring Contest!
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 12/05/2014 - 8:34am.

videoThe holidays are upon us, with tree lightings, Christmas carols and seasonal shopping in full swing all around the Cape Fear area. Break out those crayons and get crafty for this year's GMC Coloring Contest, featuring the morning trio donning their best "Frozen" wear.

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Runners participate in 'Turkey Trot' before turkey dinner
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/27/2014 - 4:07pm.

videoRunners, walkers and strollers hit the pavement for the Wrightsville Beach Turkey Trot Thursday morning.

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Families host Thanksgiving meals for Camp Lejeune Marines
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Thu, 11/27/2014 - 3:45pm.

videoA group of folks celebrated Thanksgiving by giving back and opening their doors to Camp Lejeune Marines who couldn't go home for the holiday.

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Runners gallop for the gravy at the YMCA
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Thu, 11/27/2014 - 12:11pm.

videoThe 5 k's were abundant this morning The YMCA held their 8th Annual Gallop for the Gravy event today.Event organizer Alex Mozingo says they had fewer people this year because of weather concerns, but races on Thanksgiving day have become a trend.

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UPS driver leaves lasting impression after 30 years
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 11/20/2014 - 10:54pm.

videoHe's stopped his route to give CPR, helped put out a burning house while on the job, and splinted a little girl's arm while waiting for medical help to arrive. This is not your typical delivery man. David Phillippi has spent 30 years becoming more than just a guy dropping off packages.

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Private cemeteries set flags for Veterans Day
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sat, 11/08/2014 - 5:17pm.

videoOakdale Cemetery held their annual flag event for veterans graves on Saturday. This year also included Pine Forest Cemetery and Bellevue Cemetery which nearly 1400 flags were placed.

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