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Wilmington’s Jay Ross is headed to Super Bowl in rookie season with Green Bay

Jay Ross was a defensive standout at New Hanover High School and East Carolina. The defensive tackle is now headed to the Super Bowl.

Update: Alfy Hill leaves East Carolina to play junior college football

video Alfy Hill was just "days away" from playing football at the University of Alabama. The former West Brunswick Trojan is now just "days away" from making his third collegiate choice in the last 14 months.

ONLY ON 3: Alfy Hill enrolls at ECU

video Alfy Hill is looking at the University of Alabama only in the rear view mirror now. Wednesday the former West Brunswick Trojan football standout enrolled at East Carolina in order to play football for the Pirates.

NFL player hopes to be hometown role model

Jay Ross, a defensive tackle who signed a free agent contract with the champion New Orleans Saints in April, is hosting a football camp. This was the first day of the camp at the MLK Center downtown.

East Carolina hires old face as new coach

Ruffin McNeill is a Robeson County native who played defensive back for the Pirates in the late '70s.

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Memorial paddle out to be held for beloved Wrightsville Beach lifeguard Jeremy Owens

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Local organization seeks volunteers, funding for Masonboro Island July 4 cleanup

Volunteers and donors needed for cleanup on Masonboro Island after July 4th festivities.