Local event showcases boating safety tools


    WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — New high tech gadgets and life-saving tips from the experts…they’re both yours when you stop by West Marine on Eastwood Road Thursday, August 16.

    The 6:00 p.m. event will showcase boating safety products, complete with on-the-spot demonstrations. Good Morning Carolina anchor Ashley Jacobs was taken by huge surprise when she tested an inflatable safety vest.

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    See it for yourself as she interviews Chris Beckwith from Marine West.