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3:40 pm
Mon August 30, 2004

Love Grove Community Opposes Rezoning, Open-Ended Development

Wilmington, NC – Tucked away behind the Oakdale Cemetery is the little neighborhood of Love Grove. Once home to slaves of the Love Family, the area is now home to more than 60 families, many of them elderly. Willie Davis lives at the end of King Street with his wife of 54 years. He's spent his entire life in Love Grove, and says it's the best neighborhood in Wilmington.

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Local Interest
9:48 am
Wed July 14, 2004

Can Sea Turtles and Four Wheel Drives Coexist?

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Local Interest
4:41 pm
Mon June 21, 2004

Summer School for Science Teachers

Ocean Isle, NC – [ambient sound of elevator] It's a slow ride to the 15th floor of a high-rise condominium on Ocean Isle.

[Cleary] See that down there? That's all artificial. That's artificial, that's been pumped from Shallotte Inlet.

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Local Interest
12:30 pm
Mon May 31, 2004

Surviving Rip Currents: Part 2 of 2

Wrightsville Beach, NC – When Chris Brewster spoke to the audience, not all of his words came easily.

[Brewster] Lifeguards consider it a personal failure whenever there's a drowning in an area anywhere near them. But, um, we take any drowning that happens anywhere personally because we know what we would be able to do if we were there.

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Local Interest
3:41 pm
Fri May 28, 2004

Surviving Rip Currents: Part 1 of 2

Wrightsville Beach, NC – When Sandee LaMotte left Atlanta last summer for a family vacation in the Florida panhandle, she never dreamed she would return home a widow. On the afternoon of June 8, Sandee's family was enjoying the beach while she caught up on housework. Suddenly, her two children burst through the door and told her that their father was in trouble.

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12:27 pm
Fri February 6, 2004

Brown Vs. Board

50 years after this landmark case, UNCW asks "How Has It Changed Us?"

Wilmington NC – In Spring 2004, the University of North Carolina at Wilmington will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education (May 17, 1954), the Supreme Court decision that ended the doctrine of ?separate but equal? as a constitutional principle.

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10:50 am
Sun October 5, 2003

New Chancellor Shares Insights and Vision

http://www.uncwil.edu/chancellor/index.html

Dr. Rosemary DePaolo takes the helm at UNCW.

Wilmington NC – The Fall 2003 semester has begun at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, and among the new faces is Dr. Rosemary DePaolo. The new Chancellor took time out of a busy August day to speak with WHQR's Susan Dankel about the path that brought her here, and about her vision for UNCW in the days ahead.

Click the LISTEN button above to hear their conversation.

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