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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Sept. 20: Are science and religion compatible?with faith-based views, and I hope alternative views will find continued expres
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 hours ago
with faith-based views, and I hope alternative views will find continued expression in these pages. Joel J. Mintzes, Wrightsville Beach Editor’s note: The writer was Professor of Biology at UNCW. Number misused EDITOR: The recent security... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Rise of the mixed-use project in Wilmingtonwithers." Both The Avenue and CenterPoint will specialize in high-end retail,
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
withers." Both The Avenue and CenterPoint will specialize in high-end retail, catering mainly to residents Landfall, Wrightsville Beach and Figure Eight Island. Name-dropping dream tenants like Gucci or Louis Vuitton, Avenue developer Roy... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Dispute over horse leads to gunfire on Lower Windsor Township farmLOWER WINDSOR TOWNSHIP, York County — A 60-year-old Wrightsville man is facing
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
LOWER WINDSOR TOWNSHIP, York County — A 60-year-old Wrightsville man is facing several charges after allegedly firing a gun at another man who was boarding a horse on his property, according to Lower Windsor Township police. Mark Michael Nail, of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Teens arrested after allegedly stealing vehiclethe subject, a 14-year-old, came out of the woods and was taken into custody.
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
the subject, a 14-year-old, came out of the woods and was taken into custody. The vehicle had been reported as stolen on Wrightsville Avenue Monday night. The unidentified 14-year-old allegedly was driving the vehicle and was charged with motor... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Man wounded in shooting at Wrightsville homeWrightsville Police are hoping someone comes forward with information about a s
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
Wrightsville Police are hoping someone comes forward with information about a shooting that injured a man Saturday night. Police Chief Aaron Price said his department is investigating a shooting that happened around 10:30 p.m. Saturday at a home on... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Kure Beach may eliminate approval requirement for council members' travelpreapproval for official travel, nor do other towns typically require preapprov
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
preapproval for official travel, nor do other towns typically require preapproval for travel by their elected officials. Wrightsville Beach confirmed that their town council members are not required to get preapproval for the little travel they... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Hurricane Jose will have minimal impact locallyexperience from Hurricane Jose as it tracks north. The strongest impacts, with
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
experience from Hurricane Jose as it tracks north. The strongest impacts, with swells reaching as high as 5 or 6 feet at Wrightsville Beach, will be felt Monday, said Dave Loewenthal, forecaster for the National Weather Service's Wilmington... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Mark Sudduth: Why he will be there when the hurricane arrives (1on1 with Jon Evans podcast)the highest part of the (storm) surge during Floyd,” Sudduth remembers of the ’
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
the highest part of the (storm) surge during Floyd,” Sudduth remembers of the ’96 storm. “I was at Greensboro street in Wrightsville Beach, and the surge is coming in, everything is filling up. To be able to film it just right, at the peak of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Reports filed Sept. 7-Sept. 132:36 a.m., 405 Aquarius Drive. Commercial burglary of Buffaloes Market in whic
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
2:36 a.m., 405 Aquarius Drive. Commercial burglary of Buffaloes Market in which cigarettes were stolen -- 7:02 a.m., 4924 Wrightsville Ave. Coroner call -- 8:10 a.m., 620 Culler Court. Theft of two iPads and an HP laptop -- 8:17 a.m., 48 S. Kerr... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
OPINION, Mark Holmberg: Storm-stirred ocean bestows giftsThe beautiful post-Irma sunset Tuesday on Wrightsville Beach capped our kindest
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
The beautiful post-Irma sunset Tuesday on Wrightsville Beach capped our kindest encounter with the devastating storm. Big, good surf late in the day (after wind and rain) and the best shelling in years, many of us on the beach agreed. So here’s a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Sept. 16: Trump has economy growing againhighly regulated, and does not permit pollution in our waters. It appears the
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
highly regulated, and does not permit pollution in our waters. It appears the writer may be confused between military pollution on the ground, which is a mess, and the pristine waters of the Gulf and East Coast waters. Michael Stovall, Wrightsv... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Bomb threat forces evacuation of Eastern York Middle SchoolWRIGHTSVILLE, York County — A written bomb threat discovered in the students’ b
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 4 days ago
WRIGHTSVILLE, York County — A written bomb threat discovered in the students’ bathroom caused the evacuation of Eastern York Middle School Friday afternoon, according to a post on the school’s Facebook page. Students were evacuated to the Eastern... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wrightsville Beach Museum seeks Waterman Hall of Fame nominationsThe Waterman Hall of Fame was created to highlight the culture of water sports
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
The Waterman Hall of Fame was created to highlight the culture of water sports and professions in Wrightsville Beach. WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH -- In 2013, the Wrightsville Beach Museum of History board of directors launched an initiative to capture and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
International Coastal Clean Up Day helps keep beaches beautifulDo your part to keep our beaches beautiful this weekend. Saturday, Sept. 16, i
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Do your part to keep our beaches beautiful this weekend. Saturday, Sept. 16, is International Coastal Clean Up Day. Wrightsville Beach's Blockade Runner is one of the spots organizing a clean up along our coast. The plan is to meet at 8:30 a.m.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
6 Wilmington restaurants advance in taco tournamentBandito Burrito by 19 percent. Hampstead's Burrito Shak beat a Kannapolis Mexic
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Bandito Burrito by 19 percent. Hampstead's Burrito Shak beat a Kannapolis Mexican restaurant by 18 percent, and Tower 7 in Wrightsville Beach finished ahead of Go Burrito in Salisbury. The only local restaurant to lose in round one was La Tapatia,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Some braved rough seas to fishStorm impacted wahoo bite off Wrightsville Beach By Capt. Marc Maus StarNews C
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Storm impacted wahoo bite off Wrightsville Beach By Capt. Marc Maus StarNews Correspondent The past week has seen strong winds, rough seas and lots of rain. However, prior to the big blow, anglers were reporting some excellent fishing. Since then,... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
3 now charged after twins, 4, found bound, gagged, duct-taped to wallquickly ditched it. When the thieves saw what was inside the trailer they stol
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
quickly ditched it. When the thieves saw what was inside the trailer they stole Monday morning, they quickly ditched it. Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeWrightsville Beach native took shelter from... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Schumer, Pelosi announce deal with Trump to protect young immigrantsquickly ditched it. When the thieves saw what was inside the trailer they stol
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
quickly ditched it. When the thieves saw what was inside the trailer they stole Monday morning, they quickly ditched it. Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeWrightsville Beach native took shelter from... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeHurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
Hurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and Wrightsville Beach native Kate Hanna was inside the residence while it happened. Hanna grew up in Wrightsville Beach but has lived in St. John for the past 11 years... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeHurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
Hurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and Wrightsville Beach native Kate Hanna was inside the residence while it happened. Hanna grew up in Wrightsville Beach but has lived in St. John for the past 11 years... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeHurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
Hurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and Wrightsville Beach native Kate Hanna was inside the residence while it happened. Hanna grew up in Wrightsville Beach but has lived in St. John for the past 11 years... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Independence County man sentenced in arson caseno reason. A Facebook post showing a white SUV pulling over a car in Tate Coun
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
no reason. A Facebook post showing a white SUV pulling over a car in Tate County has many people alarmed for no reason. Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeWrightsville Beach native took shelter from... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
City of Tyler accepts grant from FAA to continue airport improvementsno reason. A Facebook post showing a white SUV pulling over a car in Tate Coun
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
no reason. A Facebook post showing a white SUV pulling over a car in Tate County has many people alarmed for no reason. Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeWrightsville Beach native took shelter from... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Multi-vehicle accident on South Loop between Indiana & Universityno reason. A Facebook post showing a white SUV pulling over a car in Tate Coun
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
no reason. A Facebook post showing a white SUV pulling over a car in Tate County has many people alarmed for no reason. Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeWrightsville Beach native took shelter from... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Man paid teenage girl to have sex; boy, 13, also involvedno reason. A Facebook post showing a white SUV pulling over a car in Tate Coun
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
no reason. A Facebook post showing a white SUV pulling over a car in Tate County has many people alarmed for no reason. Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeWrightsville Beach native took shelter from... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeHurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 days ago
Hurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and Wrightsville Beach native Kate Hanna was inside the residence while it happened. Hanna grew up in Wrightsville Beach but has lived in St. John for the past 11 years... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wrightsville Beach native took shelter from Irma in Kenny Chesney's St. John homeHurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
Hurricane Irma destroyed country music star Kenny Chesney's St. John home, and Wrightsville Beach native Kate Hanna was inside while it happened. Hanna grew up in Wrightsville Beach but has lived in St. John for the past 11 years working on a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hurricane Jose continues its weird loop in the Atlanticstill bears watching, an expert said. Five days from now, Jose is expected to
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
still bears watching, an expert said. Five days from now, Jose is expected to have completed its loop and be 400 miles off Wrightsville Beach, N.C., with winds blowing at a modest 70 miles per hour (below the 74-mile-per-hour hurricane... Read more
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ajc.com
Seymour, Saturday join long list of Georgia-connected players eligible for Pro Football Hall of Fameregular-season games and the postseason with a broken ankle. A human blockade.
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
regular-season games and the postseason with a broken ankle. A human blockade. RB Herschel Walker (Johnson County High, Wrightsville) – Probably the greatest player ever to come out of the University of Georgia, which he left after winning the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
SUSLA Aerospace program gets money to growpatient is dead and a suspect is in custody after a violent incident at a New H
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 days ago
patient is dead and a suspect is in custody after a violent incident at a New Hampshire hospital that forced a lockdown. Wrightsville Beach native gives birth to President Trump's 9th grandchildWrightsville Beach native gives birth to President... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Florida officers pose in Irma prep picture, get 'thirsty posts that not even a hurricane can quench!' in returnpatient is dead and a suspect is in custody after a violent incident at a New H
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 days ago
patient is dead and a suspect is in custody after a violent incident at a New Hampshire hospital that forced a lockdown. Wrightsville Beach native gives birth to President Trump's 9th grandchildWrightsville Beach native gives birth to President... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Woman talks cancer research dollars with D.C. lawmakerspatient is dead and a suspect is in custody after a violent incident at a New H
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 days ago
patient is dead and a suspect is in custody after a violent incident at a New Hampshire hospital that forced a lockdown. Wrightsville Beach native gives birth to President Trump's 9th grandchildWrightsville Beach native gives birth to President... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Irma-downed tree pulls lawn high enough for woman to kneel underredevelopment project in downtown Wilmington, known as Project Grace, could mea
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
redevelopment project in downtown Wilmington, known as Project Grace, could mean a new chapter for the public library. Wrightsville Beach native gives birth to President Trump's 9th grandchildWrightsville Beach native gives birth to President... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hurricane Jose twists in AtlanticWrightsville Beach native gives birth to President Trump's 9th grandchildWright
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
Wrightsville Beach native gives birth to President Trump's 9th grandchildWrightsville Beach native gives birth to President Trump's 9th grandchild Lara Yanaska Trump announced on social media Tuesday that she has given birth to a baby boy, Eric... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lara Trump gives birth to baby boycame to visit, she would have her son with her. “I kept thinking the next time
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
came to visit, she would have her son with her. “I kept thinking the next time I come back, I’ll be able to show my son Wrightsville Beach, my parents’ house and going on the boat and all the things that are special to me about going home,” she... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Youth/Rec Notebook: Fencers compete in CFFA season openerand Jacob Stanley, who competes with the University of South Carolina fencing c
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
and Jacob Stanley, who competes with the University of South Carolina fencing club. Taylor at NC Mid-Amateur Championship Wrightsville Beach's Walker Taylor finished 37th at the annual North Carolina Mid-Amateur Championship on Sunday. Held at... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Cape Fear region sees wind, rain from IrmaFisher to Southport, the N.C. Department of Transportation said. Coastal areas
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Fisher to Southport, the N.C. Department of Transportation said. Coastal areas have also seen some impact, including in Wrightsville Beach, where "higher than normal tides" due to wind and the full moon have hit the beach areas, Town Manager Tim... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
peripheral effects likely for NC to start the weekclick HERE. NEUWIRTH MOTORS FIRST ALERT SKYCAM NETWORK: CLICK HERE to enjoy vi
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
click HERE. NEUWIRTH MOTORS FIRST ALERT SKYCAM NETWORK: CLICK HERE to enjoy views from the Battleship North Carolina, Wrightsville Beach, Surf City, Ocean Isle Beach, Southport, Whiteville, and Elizabethtown. (Note: cameras not available on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Sept. 10: Cooperation, unity built SEA-TECHa barrier island, then the sands would move as they see fit, and no one would h
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
a barrier island, then the sands would move as they see fit, and no one would have an issue. Example: The island south of Wrightsville Beach and the island north of Figure Eight are barren sand islands that reshape and shift all the time, but they... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Irma will likely steer clear of Southeastern N.C.office also said minor coastal flooding is possible starting Sunday at high tid
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
office also said minor coastal flooding is possible starting Sunday at high tide, around noon. It forecast areas around Wrightsville Beach getting 1 to 2 feet of floodwater at high tides, possibly through Tuesday. The U.S. Coast Guard asked... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Reports filed Aug. 31-Sept. 6of a white 2014 panel trailer with duct-tape on the roof vent and containing fa
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
of a white 2014 panel trailer with duct-tape on the roof vent and containing fans and dehumidifiers -- 10:17 a.m., 4701 Wrightsville Ave. Trespassing arrest -- 10:27 p.m., 15 Castle St. Simple assault. An arrest was made -- 11:39 a.m., 400... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Carolina Beach considering golf cart ruleseasier. It's easier and more convenient to jump in a golf cart and go." Other
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
easier. It's easier and more convenient to jump in a golf cart and go." Other towns in the region are more stringent. In Wrightsville Beach and Kure Beach, for example, simple carts like those found on golf courses are not allowed. "The town... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Survivors of Oak Island shark attacks adjustGeorge Burgess, director of the International Shark Attack File. This year, he
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
George Burgess, director of the International Shark Attack File. This year, he said he only has reports of one in June in Wrightsville Beach. That incident has been disputed, as the man injured was trying to catch the shark by Johnny Mercers... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: Recollections of Herschel, Woerner and the 1981 Sugar Bowlplayers, too) that Herschel gained 150 yards on 34 snaps in the teeth of the Ir
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
players, too) that Herschel gained 150 yards on 34 snaps in the teeth of the Irish defense hell bent on keeping the Wrightsville wonder from gaining the meaningful standard of 100 yards. And Herschel did it with a dislocated shoulder. It... Read more
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The News & Observer
This mom’s adopted daughters challenged her evangelical ideas – and a parenting book was bornhis first book.For writers Registration is open for the N.C. Writers’ Network
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
his first book.For writers Registration is open for the N.C. Writers’ Network 2017 fall conference to be held Nov. 3-5 in Wrightsville Beach. The event is open to writers of all skill levels. For information, see www.ncwriters.org. Triangle-area... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
For now, great fishing weatherWrightsville Beach anglers have seen a variety of fish By Capt. Marc Maus Star
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
Wrightsville Beach anglers have seen a variety of fish By Capt. Marc Maus StarNews Correspondent Perfect weather conditions have provided some excellent fishing for anglers over the past week. Inshore fishing is producing catches of red drum and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Elementary classes doubling into one room to meet new class size requirementsMurrayville Elementary, Ogden Elementary, Parsley Elementary, Pine Valley Eleme
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
Murrayville Elementary, Ogden Elementary, Parsley Elementary, Pine Valley Elementary, Sunset Park Elementary, Williams Elementary, and Wrightsville Beach Elementary. Each of these elementary schools is over capacity by more than... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Local boaters dock in preparation for possible impact of Hurricane Irmaspace, worried about Irma’s possible path. Hinckley said most of the boaters a
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
space, worried about Irma’s possible path. Hinckley said most of the boaters are from Port City Marina, Carolina Beach and Wrightsville Beach. “'Do you have space in the water? Do you have space on land? When do I have to be there?'" Hinckley... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Coastal businesses record busy summer despite August rainbusiness. But the pier’s free walk-on policy is always attractive for the passe
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
business. But the pier’s free walk-on policy is always attractive for the passersby no matter the weather, she said. In Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Paddleboard Company, which sells and rents paddleboards and kayaks, enjoyed consistent business... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Things to do on Labor Dayand fireworks, in addition to a 5k and a 15k. 5. Grab your friends – and some
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 16 days ago
and fireworks, in addition to a 5k and a 15k. 5. Grab your friends – and some cash – and go spend a day at the beach. Wrightsville Beach is about a three-hour drive from Chapel Hill — eat dinner somewhere in downtown Wilmington and don't... Read more
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