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  1. Number of wineries in North Carolina continues to increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    North Carolina was the leading wine-producing region in the nation at the beginning of the 20th century, but an act of Congress almost 100 years ago forced many of the state's wineries to close. The Tar Heel state has, however, once again gained national attention for the variety of wines that are produced here, and Governor McCrory has proclaimed September as "Wine and Grape month."

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  2. Together 48 years, couple fights NC marriage banRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Same-sex marriage is one step closer to being legal in North Carolina. And for one elderly couple, time is of the essence.

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  3. Cool off with a visit to the North Carolina Museum of HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The hot and humid days of summer is a great time to spend some time inside an air-conditioned museum, like the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh.

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  4. Actor Danny Glover visits Bladen County union hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Actor Danny Glover best known for staring in The Color Purple and the Lethal Weapon series was in Bladen County Wednesday for another role: activist.

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  5. Latest South Carolina sportsRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Clemson reported 15 NCAA violations during the last academic year, although none of them were considered "severe" or "significant" - the two highest levels of infractions.

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  6. Latest North Carolina sportsRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Nine years after leading the North Carolina men's basketball team to a national championship, Williams returns to the Tar Heel state as a member of the Charlotte Hornets.

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  7. Hornets F Williams returning to Tar Heel stateRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Nine years after leading the North Carolina men's basketball team to a national championship, Williams returns to the Tar Heel state as a member of the Charlotte Hornets.

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  8. Museum in Raleigh continues to see large number of visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Even though the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences was created over 135 years ago, it remains one of the most popular museums in the southeast with over 1.2 million visitors last year alone.

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  9. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    But a new report says the Tar Heel state is lagging far behind its fellow states along the Atlantic coast because of a lack of support from leadership at the state level.

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  10. Smithfield plant to reopen Friday, all employees released from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Officials with the Smithfield Food Processing plant in Tar Heel have announced they will resume operations first shift Friday morning.

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  11. Smithfield plant to reopen FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Officials with the Smithfield Food Processing plant in Tar Heel have just announced they will resume operations first shift Friday morning.

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  12. Smithfield plant has history of safety violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    An investigation into previous safety violations at the plant show this is not the first time an on-the-job injury has landed workers in the hospital.

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  13. Smithfield plant suspends operation following ammonia leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The largest pork processing plant in the world will remain closed Wednesday as hazmat crews continue to clean up after an ammonia leak at the Smithfield plant in Tar Heel.

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  14. 'Sleepy Hollow' writers start season twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Tom Mison and Orlando Jones shot a Public Service Announcement highlighting some of North Carolina's historic and cultural spots.

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