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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: A Grace of Valorem

It's called the Valorem Film Festival and it gives the spotlight to those who are often left out of it. The person who created it is our Extraordinary Person of the Week.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Rocking the Runway

WWAY's Daniel Seamans takes you on their EXTRAORDINARY journey from the Port City to New York City where they rocked the runway.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Becoming DIVA

A Wilmington woman who lived a life of abuse as a child and as a wife took a leap of faith and is telling her story so others know that they can do it too. Just five years ago she was homeless. Now she is "Becoming Diva"

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The A-mazing Duo

There are all kinds of summer camps out there for the kiddos while they are out of school. Our extraordinary person of the week is actually two people who are part of a very unique camp.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Heart of Wilmington

Wilmington is considered a ground zero of sorts for drug abuse. Local and state leaders call it a crisis. Our Extraordinary Person of the Week knows all about the problem. She herself suffered from addiction.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Color Keeper, Part 2

There is something new at the annual Flag Retirement Ceremony at Oakdale Cemetery. It's a tremendous show of respect.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Community CPR

The aftermath of Hurricane Matthew will be felt for years and years to come. Communities have united but there are still victims who are getting lost in the mix as time passes.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Civil Air Patrol

Volunteers are critical when a disaster hits and here in the Cape Fear, there is always a chance of mother nature causing damage.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Cheer-for-A

A UNCW student is getting national attention from the boss of her boss. The CEO of Chick-fil-A surprised her with thousands of reasons to keep up her award winning ways.

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American Legion Post 68 collects flags for proper retirement

When the American flag becomes worn or faded, it's important to dispose of it in the proper way. 

UNCW holds final graduation ceremonies for class of 2021

UNCW held its final two graduation ceremonies for the class of 2021 Saturday inside Trask Coliseum. 

Art sale held in Harbor Way Gardens

Local artists showcasing their work this weekend in the Harbor Way Gardens in Wrightsville Beach.

People gather at Wrightsville Beach to celebrate Mother’s Day

Dozens of people lining the shore of Wrightsville Beach with their families for mom's special day.