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6 deadly crashes reported in NC over holiday weekend
State troopers say seven motorists died on North Carolina highways during Memorial Day weekend. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 8:37am
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UNCW headed to Baton Rouge for NCAA Baseball Tournament
UNCW Seahawks headed to Baton Rouge for NCAA Baseball Tournament
UNCW is headed to the Baton Rouge Regional for the NCAA Baseball Tournament. The Seahawks will face Tulane on Friday. Mon, 05/25/2015 - 1:54pm
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UPDATE: Victim stabs suspect, shot fired during burglary
Police are investigating after they say a victim stabbed a suspect during an apartment burglary before the suspect fired a shot through the floor. Mon, 05/25/2015 - 7:33am
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Columbus County man facing stolen gun, drug charges
A Council man faces several drug and gun charges after a search turns up a large quantity of drugs and stolen guns inside a vehicle during a traffic stop. 46 minutes ago
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Fort Bragg-based soldier from Florida dies in Afghanistan
A Fort Bragg-based Special Forces soldier from Florida has died in Afghanistan. The Pentagon said late Monday that 37-year-old Sgt. 1st Class Pablo A. Ruiz of Melbourne, Florida, died May 24 in a noncombat incident. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 8:19am
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Wilmington man pens book on surviving Dystonia
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Tom Seaman knows first hand the agony of a debilitating disease. He suffers from a neurological movement disorder called Dystonia which causes muscles to involuntarily contract and now he has written a book about his life called  “Diagnosis Dystonia: Navigating the Journey”. He says his journey is not unique and the Read more... Tue, 05/26/2015 - 7:46am
Wilmington's Big 3 at NC State
ECU and NC State will join UNCW at NCAA Baseball Tournament
Three NC State baseball players who call Wilmington home will be playing in the NCAA Baseball Tournament later this week. Former West Brunswick Trojan Hunter Allen led East Carolina to the NCAA's. Allen will join Shane Shepard, Chance Shepard and Joe O'Donnell in post-season play. Mon, 05/25/2015 - 10:00pm
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The VFW in Oak Island marks Memorial Day 2015
Oak Island VFW holds Memorial Day tradition
The VFW in Oak Island held an annual Memorial Day service to honor men and women who died serving in the US military. Mon, 05/25/2015 - 5:55pm
Memorial Day 2015 is marked in St. James
Civil air patrol, Rep. Rouzer honor Memorial Day
Dozens came out to observe Memorial Day with Congressman David Rouzer at St. James Plantation. Mon, 05/25/2015 - 5:47pm
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Southport uses ‘Thor’ to honor those who have fallen
SOUTHPORT, NC (WWAY)– The Southport Junior Women’s Club honored Memorial Day by using one of Southport’s trademarks. At the 17th annual ceremony the co-president of the junior women’s club Stephanie Boehmer says historians shot a cannon from “Thor” to honor those who have fallen. Boehmer says they have done this every year and she says Read more... Mon, 05/25/2015 - 5:35pm
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Car drives through Oak Island thrift store
OAK ISLAND, NC (WWAY)–  An Oak Island thrift store faces structural damage after a car ran into the front of the building this afternoon. It happened at the Thrift Store and More on East Oak Island Drive. Brunswick County dispatchers say the call came in around 1:00. The Oak Island police chief says the car was Read more... Mon, 05/25/2015 - 5:21pm