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City allows non-profit Voyage Wilmington to lease building for $1 per year

The City of Wilmington approved an agreement with the former Blue Ribbon Commission to lease the city's Hemenway Community Center to prevent violence for $1 per year.

Harrelson Center gets $1.8M loan to double its capacity

A familiar site in downtown Wilmington is getting a long-awaited facelift. The Harrelson Center is now close to completion and it just got a major infusion of cash.

Local charities hold a bike giveaway

It was like Christmas morning. Kids ran from their homes to see a truck set up outside, full of bikes and helmets of all colors and sizes to go around.

30th annual ‘Take Back the Night’ rally held in Wilmington

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Thursday night, the 30th annual Take Back the Night March and Rally was held in downtown Wilmington.

Services for Survivors prepare for resource fair

Rebecca Trammell, organizer for Services for Survivors, stopped by the WWAY studio to talk about their upcoming events.

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Ex-Con’s ‘Holliday’

videoSometimes you cross paths with a person who makes you go, WOW! Jerri Holliday was a young lady when she says she was taken advantage of by a con-artist. She admits that the mistake changed her life forever as she went to federal prison. It's how she hit the bottom and continues to rise to the top for other ex-cons that makes her our Extraordinary Person of the Week.

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Kidder Street Shooting: Multiple people fired 20+ shots as partygoers celebrated birthday

The Wilmington Police Department has released more details on a shooting that left three people dead and four others hurt in early April.

Gov. Cooper lifts capacity & social distancing rules, and most mask mandates

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper on Friday announced that the state is completely lifting all mandatory capacity, gathering limits and social distancing requirements, effective immediately.

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