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How to keep the pounds off during the holidays

The holidays can often mean over indulging in holiday treats.  That also means you have to think more about avoiding holiday weight gain. Shaun Hill of Amplifly Cycle and Strength in Wilmington says "there are plenty of ways to stay on track through the holidays."

Freezing the ‘hunger nerve’ could help with weight loss

Weight loss can sometimes seem impossible because even after hard-won success, the pounds can creep back.

NC school pulls controversial worksheet asking kindergartners to circle ‘fat’ child

A Cabarrus County mother is upset over a worksheet assigned to her kindergartner, claiming it will give children the wrong message.

NC couple in their 70s loses 400 lbs together after divine inspiration

A North Carolina couple in their 70s has lost almost 400 pounds together after they said they received divine inspiration to get healthy.

Airline wants to weigh you before you board the plane

Finnair has just begun a new program where it weighs passengers before take-off to help collect more accurate data about weights on its flights.

Attorney: Convicted tax schemer is too fat for prison

The attorney for a 72-year-old Florida man who was convicted in a tax scheme is using obesity to try to keep his client out of prison.

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NHCS holds a job fair to fill a number of openings within the school system

New Hanover County Schools currently has numerous openings around the area, and held a job fair this weekend in an attempt to fill those roles. 

Dozens of volunteers spend the morning planting a community garden at Greenfield Lake

Dozens of volunteers turned out Saturday to plant a community garden of leafy greens and root vegetables at Greenfield Lake in Wilmington. 

WWAY 5th Quarter September 24, 2021

Week 6 is done. See the video for the complete episode of The 5th Quarter.

Wilmington recycling company ‘Turtletrash’ turns your trash into treasures

A new coastal-conscience waste and recycling company is working to keep plastics local and out of the ocean.