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Leesville Road scrapes by Apex; Fuquay falls

May 15, 2012 • Tri-Nine Conference
Fuquay falls to New Hanover More

Eastern 4A Regional Great 8 Rankings by Weight Class

Feb 12, 2012 • Hoke County High School
The final Great 8 ranking is posted. More

Rams Preview vs New Hanover!

Sep 8, 2011 • Purnell Swett High School
by Brad Crawford PEMBROKE — Purnell Swett coach Mark Heil said his team will have to put pressure on quarterback Bates Taylor an More

New Hanover Girls Tennis Website

Jul 5, 2010 • by David Henry • New Hanover High School
The New Hanover Girls Tennis Team has a website. More

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High school football - Week 3 highlights

Sep 6, 2014 •
Fairmont scored 20 seconds into the game and Ashley couldn't recover in a 33-13 loss in south Wilmington. • Laney watched a close game at Clinton get away from it in the third quarter of a 48-32 loss despite two touchdown runs by ... More

Trevon Brown scores twice in first start for ECU

Sep 23, 2014 • WWAY NewsChannel 3
GREENVILLE, NC (WWAY) -- Wilmington's Trevon Brown made the most of his first collegiate start over the weekend in Greenville. The former New Hanover football standout caught two touchdown passes in East Carolina's 70-41 impressive victory over the ... More

Wilmington man has huge model car collection

Sep 19, 2014 • News & Observer
This photo taken Aug. 21, 2014, shows Roger Pridgen's model car and truck collection at his home in Wilmington, NC. ... WILMINGTON, N.C. — It's like the great American cars of the 20th century all died and went to Roger Pridgen's house in Wilmington ... More

They called him Cotton

Sep 20, 2014 • Laurinburg Exchange
After the war, in September 1946 the Laurinburg High School Fighting Scots visited New Hanover High School in Wilmington, the most highly acclaimed team in North Carolina at the time, and played before an estimated 6,000 spectators. New Hanover was ... More

Home football opener for Wildcats tonight

Sep 4, 2014 • WWAY NewsChannel 3
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The New Hanover High football team will get to strut their stuff in front of their home fans on Friday night at Legion Stadium. The Wildcats will host Hunt High School at 7:30. "We've got a lot of depth and a lot of competition ... More

Peyton Ed Pitts, 85, honest and honorable, in first graduating class of UNCW, 1949

Sep 4, 2014 • Port City Daily
Ed was educated in the schools of New Hanover County, graduating from New Hanover High School in 1947 and was in the first graduating class of Wilmington College (now UNC-Wilmington) in 1949. He completed his bachelor's degree in marketing at ... More

NY Giants acquire former New Hanover Wildcat Nick Becton; plus more ...

Aug 31, 2014 • WWAY NewsChannel 3
WILMINGTON, NC (UNCW) -- Led by tournament most valuable player Morgan Kline's 14 kills, UNCW closed out the Hilton Garden Inn Wilmington Mayfaire Showcase with a 3-0 sweep of Eastern Washington on Sunday at Hanover Hall. The Seahawks ... More

Larry Cecil Bame, 75, Tool & Die Shop owner, loved water skiing and shagging

Sep 12, 2014 • Port City Daily
Larry graduated from New Hanover High School, class of 1958 and attended Wilmington College. He was employed at Tenny Engineering and Singer before opening his own business at Carolina Beach, Bame Tool & Die. Larry served in the U.S. Coast ... More

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