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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Wrightsville Beach Elementary named one of the best in the nationWRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — A New Hanover County Elementary School received
Wrightsville Beach Elementary named one of the best in the nation
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 52 minutes ago
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — A New Hanover County Elementary School received quite the honor Wednesday. The U.S. Secretary of Education announced Wrightsville Beach Elementary was named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School, recognizing it as one of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wrightsville Beach Elementary named among best in USWrightsville Beach Elementary awarded 'Blue Ribbon' Federal designation lists s
Wrightsville Beach Elementary named among best in US
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted an hour ago
Wrightsville Beach Elementary awarded 'Blue Ribbon' Federal designation lists school among nation's best WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- Federal education leaders have ranked Wrightsville Beach Elementary among the nation's best schools. On Thursday U.S.... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Wrightsville Beach Elementary named among best schools in countryWRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Wrightsville Beach Elementary School has been n
Wrightsville Beach Elementary named among best schools in country
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 hours ago
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Wrightsville Beach Elementary School has been named among the best in the country. US Secretary of Education, John B. King, Jr., announced today that Wrightsville Beach Elementary is a 2016 National Blue Ribbon... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wrightsville Beach Elementary awarded 'Blue Ribbon' Federal designation lists school among nation's best WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- Fe
Wrightsville Beach Elementary awarded 'Blue Ribbon'
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Federal designation lists school among nation's best WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- Federal education leaders have ranked Wrightsville Beach Elementary among the nation's best schools. On Thursday U.S.... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Hattie NelsonRicky Nelson, pastor of the EUM and First United Methodist Churches in Youngsvi
Hattie Nelson
Warren Times Observer / Posted 18 hours ago
Ricky Nelson, pastor of the EUM and First United Methodist Churches in Youngsville, officiating. Burial will follow in the Wrightsville Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association National Office, 225 North Michigan... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Eastern York MS evacuated after 4th bomb threatWRIGHTSVILLE, Pa. – For 4th time in just over a week, a bomb threat is found at
Eastern York MS evacuated after 4th bomb threat
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
WRIGHTSVILLE, Pa. – For 4th time in just over a week, a bomb threat is found at Eastern York Middle School. Students evacuated the school building at about 1:05 p.m. this afternoon. because of a written bomb threat. Local police responded to the... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Wanted man poses as student to get into Eastern York High School, police sayto get into Eastern York High School. It happened on Monday morning at the sch
Wanted man poses as student to get into Eastern York High School, police say
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted yesterday
to get into Eastern York High School. It happened on Monday morning at the school, located at 720 Cool Creek Road in Wrightsville, York County. Authorities say 23-year-old Timothy Justin Hannah Jr. of York was able to blend in with students... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
7 New Hanover schools show signs of re-segregationand Virgo, more than 80 percent of students qualify. Conversely, at Ogden (2 pe
7 New Hanover schools show signs of re-segregation
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
and Virgo, more than 80 percent of students qualify. Conversely, at Ogden (2 percent black), 17 percent are eligible. At Wrightsville Beach Elementary (0.5 percent black), 13 percent are. "I can't emphasize enough the correlation between racial... Read more
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York Daily Record
Man who posed as student still on loose, cops sayto place the schools on lockdown, He also called for help from the York County
Man who posed as student still on loose, cops say
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
to place the schools on lockdown, He also called for help from the York County Sheriff's Office, Hellam Township and Wrightsville police departments to help track Hannah. The sheriff's office brought its bloodhound, Lou, who sniffed a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Faith-based prison program saved by donors, director saystime being. McLean estimated in Sunday's article that the program -- which serv
Faith-based prison program saved by donors, director says
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
time being. McLean estimated in Sunday's article that the program -- which serves about 200 inmates at the Hawkins Unit in Wrightsville -- costs about $500,000 a year to properly run. "There's been a lot more sustainability and movement since the... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Actor Sean Astin to campaign for Clinton in Wilmington.for everyone,” while also underscoring the importance of registering to vote by
Actor Sean Astin to campaign for Clinton in Wilmington.
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
for everyone,” while also underscoring the importance of registering to vote by Oct. 14. Trump’s daughter-in-law Lara, a Wrightsville Beach native, made a similar vote to his campaign office in town last week. Astin will take his campaign... Read more
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York Daily Record
Resident recalled Rebel invasion of York 75 years later[Confederate sympathizers] around York. "Sunday night we saw the glow in the s
Resident recalled Rebel invasion of York 75 years later
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
[Confederate sympathizers] around York. "Sunday night we saw the glow in the sky which told of the burning of the Wrightsville bridge and Monday we witnessed the retreat and the plundering of the 'Bushwackers.' After the battle, my father... Read more
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Business Wire
Survivors of Serious Diseases Race in PPD-sponsored IRONMAN® Triathlonhe went through.” The 2016 PPD IRONMAN North Carolina triathlon presented by N
Survivors of Serious Diseases Race in PPD-sponsored IRONMAN® Triathlon
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
he went through.” The 2016 PPD IRONMAN North Carolina triathlon presented by New Hanover Regional Medical Center starts in Wrightsville Beach, winds through surrounding counties and ends in downtown Wilmington near PPD’s headquarters. The race... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Woman reported missing, found asleep on dunesAn Ohio woman who was reported missing in Wrightsville Beach early Monday morni
Woman reported missing, found asleep on dunes
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
An Ohio woman who was reported missing in Wrightsville Beach early Monday morning was found asleep on sand dunes just a few hours later. The 53-year-old woman, who was staying at the Blockade Runner, was reported missing at approximately 1... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Feedback equals success for Likeli app creatorinvolving a low-flying helicopter dropping money and other paraphernalia to stu
Feedback equals success for Likeli app creator
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
involving a low-flying helicopter dropping money and other paraphernalia to students attending UNCW’s “Beach Blast” at Wrightsville Beach to promote the app's launch. Officials with the town and the University of North Carolina Wilmington took... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Coffers dry, prison program folding upPathways to Freedom graduated from the program Monday. About 140 inmates at th
Coffers dry, prison program folding up
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Pathways to Freedom graduated from the program Monday. About 140 inmates at the Department of Correction's Hawkins Unit in Wrightsville -- where the program has been operated by two different groups since 2010 -- will be allowed to finish some... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Home planned for women released from prison or abusedComing Home. Kaczmarek followed her from her appearance in court to her incarc
Home planned for women released from prison or abused
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Coming Home. Kaczmarek followed her from her appearance in court to her incarceration at the McPherson Unit and on to the Wrightsville Unit. The two began meeting once a month and writing to each other in between visits. "I've known this woman... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Reports filed Sept. 15 through Sept. 21was stolen -- 7:26 p.m. 909 McRae St. Hit-and-run -- 8:15 p.m., 1201 S. Sevent
Reports filed Sept. 15 through Sept. 21
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
was stolen -- 7:26 p.m. 909 McRae St. Hit-and-run -- 8:15 p.m., 1201 S. Seventh St. Hit-and-run -- 8:50 p.m., 7210 Wrightsville Ave. Saturday, Sept. 17 Financial card fraud -- 12:09 a.m., 229 North Second St. Property damage -- 5:01... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
The schooner America sails into Wrightsville Beach for the weekendWRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) –A bit of history sailed into Wrightsville Beach
The schooner America sails into Wrightsville Beach for the weekend
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) –A bit of history sailed into Wrightsville Beach Friday morning. Dozens gathered as the America made its way to shore. The 139 foot ship is a replica of the 1851 schooner America that won one of the most prestigious... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Hanover County beach towns meet to discuss shore protectionBesole, gave an overview of the Coastal Shore Damage Reduction Project, along w
New Hanover County beach towns meet to discuss shore protection
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Besole, gave an overview of the Coastal Shore Damage Reduction Project, along with inlet maintenance work in the county. Wrightsville Beach Town Manager, Tim Owens, says events like this bring everyone together to understand what challenges they... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Local lifeguards add drones to rescue processWRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Local lifeguards are testing out a new technolo
Local lifeguards add drones to rescue process
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Local lifeguards are testing out a new technology to use during rescues. The Wrightsville Beach Fire Department now has a drone to give rescuers an eye-in-the-sky view during a critical time. Firefighter Sam Proffitt... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Two students suspended in rash of bomb threats at Eastern Middle SchoolWRIGHTSVILLE, Pa. – Two students at Eastern York Middle School have been suspen
Two students suspended in rash of bomb threats at Eastern Middle School
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
WRIGHTSVILLE, Pa. – Two students at Eastern York Middle School have been suspended in the wake of three separate bomb threats at the school this week. The latest threatening note was found this morning. School district officials say three... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Flood advisory issued for New Hanover as thunderstorms move throughheavy rainfall has fallen over the last couple of days." Flood impacts could m
Flood advisory issued for New Hanover as thunderstorms move through
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
heavy rainfall has fallen over the last couple of days." Flood impacts could most easily develop from Carolina Beach and Wrightsville Beach northward to Hampstead and Topsail Island -- locations that picked up the most substantial rainfall totals... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Flash flood watch issued for New Hanover, Pender countiesheavy rainfall has fallen over the last couple of days." Flood impacts could m
Flash flood watch issued for New Hanover, Pender counties
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
heavy rainfall has fallen over the last couple of days." Flood impacts could most easily develop from Carolina Beach and Wrightsville Beach northward to Hampstead and Topsail Island -- locations that picked up the most substantial rainfall totals... Read more
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York Daily Record
area obituaries for Sept. 22, 2016Dorothy M. Lyle, Wrightsville Sally Ann Rubb Brown, Allegan, MI Alma J. Beck,
area obituaries for Sept. 22, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Dorothy M. Lyle, Wrightsville Sally Ann Rubb Brown, Allegan, MI Alma J. Beck, Spring Grove Geraldine A Lauer, Dover Annette L. Keller, Red Lion Susan Szentlaszloi, Quakertown Patricia A. Swearingen, York Twp. Kathryn V. Young, York Maurice E.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Ceviche's wins cooking competitiona pineapple curry sauce. “Our strategy was to stick with what you know,” said
Ceviche's wins cooking competition
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
a pineapple curry sauce. “Our strategy was to stick with what you know,” said Sam Cahoon, executive chef at Ceviche’s near Wrightsville Beach, whose team included his sous chefs Edson Juarez and Eric Smith. He’s learned from participating in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Ceviche wins Got to Be NC contesta pineapple curry sauce. “Our strategy was to stick with what you know,” said
Ceviche wins Got to Be NC contest
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
a pineapple curry sauce. “Our strategy was to stick with what you know,” said Sam Cahoon, executive chef at Ceviche’s near Wrightsville Beach, whose team included his sous chefs Edson Juarez and Eric Smith. He’s learned from participating in... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Bomb threat disrupts classes for second time this week at Eastern York Middle SchoolWRIGHTSVILLE, Pa. – For the second this week, a bomb threat has disrupted class
Bomb threat disrupts classes for second time this week at Eastern York Middle School
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
WRIGHTSVILLE, Pa. – For the second this week, a bomb threat has disrupted classes at the Eastern York Middle School. School district officials evacuated the building on the 700 block of Cool Creek Road, at about 11:39 a.m. because a written bomb... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THE LIST: 7 things to do in the Wilmington area before it gets coldreally, really, really wants to go to the beach, so here are two dates all dog
THE LIST: 7 things to do in the Wilmington area before it gets cold
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
really, really, really wants to go to the beach, so here are two dates all dog owners should know: Dogs are allowed back on Wrightsville Beach starting Sept. 30, although a leash is still required. Carolina Beach allows leashed dogs all season, but... Read more
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York Daily Record
Paving Hellam won't help school budget woesadditional police, etc. Then, there is the quality of life that would be lost.
Paving Hellam won't help school budget woes
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
additional police, etc. Then, there is the quality of life that would be lost. Imagine Route 462 between Hellam and Wrightsville; now picture Route 74 between Shiloh and Dover. That’s what Route 462 would look like if our township... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
'Got to Be NC' Competition Dining Series chefs show offjoined us on Good Morning Carolina Wednesday morning to show off his creations.
'Got to Be NC' Competition Dining Series chefs show off
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
joined us on Good Morning Carolina Wednesday morning to show off his creations. The competition continues Thursday at Bluewater Waterfront Grill in Wrightsville Beach. McCauley and his team will be facing off against Tuesday... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Hampstead's Spot Festival heads week's food eventsseafood feast but don’t feel like dirtying up the kitchen? Check out the third
Hampstead's Spot Festival heads week's food events
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
seafood feast but don’t feel like dirtying up the kitchen? Check out the third annual Low Country Boil 4-7 p.m. Saturday at Wrightsville Beach Elementary School, 220 Coral Drive in Wrightsville Beach. Fill your plate with a freshly cooked meal of... Read more
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York Daily Record
The Wooden Horse and the Golden Ticket: Part 3Rebels took what they wanted from these duped farmers, while many pro-Union men
The Wooden Horse and the Golden Ticket: Part 3
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Rebels took what they wanted from these duped farmers, while many pro-Union men had taken their horses across the Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge to safety. While it is clear that at least in Franklin, Adams, and York counties, the supposed agents of... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Coffee with Markley: Superintendent sits down with parentshe heard a wide range of questions, from redistricting to residency to early co
Coffee with Markley: Superintendent sits down with parents
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
he heard a wide range of questions, from redistricting to residency to early college. Kelli Leiner, who has a child at Wrightsville Beach Elementary questioned the superintendent and the Special Education Director, Julie Askew, about mental... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police beatWoman says car stolen, retrieved A woman found her car in Wrightsville on Sund
Police beat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Woman says car stolen, retrieved A woman found her car in Wrightsville on Sunday after telling police that she had been carjacked in Little Rock earlier that day, police reported. Lateshia Higgins, 42, said she was driving her 2012 Honda Accord in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
New Hanover creates misdemeanor diversion programCounty Sheriff Ed McMahon, Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous and the pol
New Hanover creates misdemeanor diversion program
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
County Sheriff Ed McMahon, Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous and the police chiefs of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Wrightsville Beach. New Hanover’s MDP is modeled after Durham County’s program, the first of its kind in the state, which in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Back Then: 1956 -- Hosiery plant coming to Maffitt Villagethe coastal areas of the Carolinas. Hauling other forms of heating fuel was big
Back Then: 1956 -- Hosiery plant coming to Maffitt Village
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
the coastal areas of the Carolinas. Hauling other forms of heating fuel was big business for the railroad. Sept. 14, 1956: Wrightsville Beach municipal employees were getting a 5 percent pay raise and the town’s tax rate was being cut by 25 cents.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Reports filed Sept. 8 through Sept. 14card fraud -- 11:53 a.m., 6503 Rustling Leaves Way Theft of cash from Scotchma
Reports filed Sept. 8 through Sept. 14
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
card fraud -- 11:53 a.m., 6503 Rustling Leaves Way Theft of cash from Scotchman. An arrest was made -- 1:43 p.m., 5200 Wrightsville Ave. Theft of a bicycle -- 4:40 p.m., 4502 Randall Parkway Theft of a Chihuahua mix puppy -- 10:55 p.m., 6901... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Yard sales for Saturday September 17outdoor furniture, deep chest freezer, dishes, women's clothing, women's shoes,
Yard sales for Saturday September 17
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
outdoor furniture, deep chest freezer, dishes, women's clothing, women's shoes, desk, and more. 8a.m. - 1p.m. 2144 Wrightsville Avenue, Wilmington Here you will find household goods, furniture, linen, adults, and children's clothing,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Prison mentor plans home for freed womenarrested." Kaczmarek followed her from her appearance in court to her incarcer
Prison mentor plans home for freed women
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
arrested." Kaczmarek followed her from her appearance in court to her incarceration at the McPherson Unit and on to the Wrightsville Unit. The two began meeting once a month and writing to each other in between visits. Eventually, the woman was... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Wxiia lot of fun, but others turned out to be pretty intense. In 2005, he spent sev
Wxii
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 12 days ago
a lot of fun, but others turned out to be pretty intense. In 2005, he spent several days covering Hurricane Ophelia in both Wrightsville Beach and Morehead City. It was a storm that just would not go away. In 2008, he had a rare opportunity to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Daily RecordBeckwith, Sherwood, son. Sept. 13 Ryan and Hoanna Newton, Dover, daughter. M
Daily Record
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Beckwith, Sherwood, son. Sept. 13 Ryan and Hoanna Newton, Dover, daughter. Marriage Licenses Cameron Peterson, 24, of Wrightsville and Samantha Fields, 24, of Little Rock. Darrell Conrade, 51, and Cynthia Smith, 54, both of North Little... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Recycler blames driver turnoverCounty with populations of more than 2,000 residents: Little Rock, North Little
Recycler blames driver turnover
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
County with populations of more than 2,000 residents: Little Rock, North Little Rock, Sherwood, Jacksonville, Maumelle and Wrightsville. Waste Management has about 90,000 customers in Little Rock, North Little Rock and Sherwood. It provides the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wrightsville Beach artist makes the most of the rainOn a 2,000 square foot roof, you get 33,000 free gallons of water,” Schlitzkus
Wrightsville Beach artist makes the most of the rain
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
On a 2,000 square foot roof, you get 33,000 free gallons of water,” Schlitzkus said. Schlitzkus is a familiar face in Wrightsville Beach. He saw there was just one barrel at Craft Hardware Store, and the owner said he'd never sold one. He... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Great fishing continues in the areagag grouper and red grouper. There has been a good red drum bite in the Pamlico
Great fishing continues in the area
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
gag grouper and red grouper. There has been a good red drum bite in the Pamlico Sound as well. Source: Eastern Outfitters. Wrightsville Beach Tex Grissom reports a great week of fishing for area anglers. Inshore fishermen are reporting catches of... Read more
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WestportNow
Joan Malloy, 80Sean and Leah (Carpentieri) Malloy of Fairfield and their four children, Seamus
Joan Malloy, 80
WestportNow / Posted 13 days ago
Sean and Leah (Carpentieri) Malloy of Fairfield and their four children, Seamus, Maeve, Clare and Finbar; Kevin Malloy, of Wrightsville Beach, N.C, and his three children, Grace, Maura and John Thomas Malloy II, and Michael Malloy, of Chicago, as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fishermen to angle for good causeof Arkansas System Division of Agriculture will hold a free feral hog trapping
Fishermen to angle for good cause
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture will hold a free feral hog trapping demonstration on a private hunting club near Wrightsville on Friday from 9-11 a.m. Speakers at the demonstration will discuss the use of trail cameras, how to trap feral... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Replica of historic yacht coming to Wrightsville BeachA replica of the yacht that gave the America's Cup race its name is coming to W
Replica of historic yacht coming to Wrightsville Beach
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
A replica of the yacht that gave the America's Cup race its name is coming to Wrightsville Beach Sept. 23-26. WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- In 1851 the schooner America stunned the world by defeating the British and winning the legendary 50-mile race around... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Local teen competes in World Jr. Surfing Championships in PortugalWRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Surfing is a popular sport and that is especial
Local teen competes in World Jr. Surfing Championships in Portugal
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Surfing is a popular sport and that is especially true right along our coast. Wilmington teen Bo Raynor will soon be competing for the top title half way across the world. Bo makes surfing look easy when he was out in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
First at Four: Locals take back the beach (restaurants)eggs, black bean salsa, yucca hash, pickled onions, citrus crema, & black bean
First at Four: Locals take back the beach (restaurants)
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
eggs, black bean salsa, yucca hash, pickled onions, citrus crema, & black bean salsa. This business is one of the few Wrightsville Beach restaurants accessible by boat. Luckily it's also open 7 days a week. South Beach Grill features creative... Read more
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