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New in New Hanover: use of fake ID will result in loss of one’s real ID for 60 days

Hannah Coffman | The Seahawk

September 17, 2016

District Attorney Ben David of New Hanover County, at the podium, announced a change in the penalty New Hanover County will use when addressing fake identification cards. He was joined at the Sept. 12 press conference on UNC Wilmingt...

New penalty for fake IDs in New Hanover

Hannah Coffman | Contributing Writer

September 17, 2016

Monday, Sept. 12, Ben David, the District Attorney for New Hanover County, held a press conference at UNC Wilmington and announced a change in the way the district will approach fake identification cards.The District Attorney was...

The cost of living as a student in Wilmington

Malia Benison @maliabenison | Assistant News Editor

September 6, 2016

As Wilmington begins to traffic more residents, on-campus requirements begin to take place and off-campus student housing begins to travel up in cost. For many students, these costs are understandable. However, for others, it ad...

Financial impact on third-party candidates

Lucy O’Brien | Contributing Writer

September 5, 2016

For third-party presidential candidates Gary Johnson and Jill Stein, money is one of the greatest obstacles keeping them from the White House.Political campaigns are costly endeavors with candidates having to spend money on a...

Hurricane Hermine update

Malia Benison | Assistant News Editor

September 1, 2016

The tropical storm Hermine has now upgraded to hurricane status and is sweeping the lower east coast. 56 Georgia counties have declared a state of emergency and multiple universities are canceling classes as a result of the i...

UNCW awarded ‘Silver’ ranking in sustainability by AASHE

Casey Auch | Layout Editor

August 31, 2016

In April of 2016, Kat Pohlman, UNC Wilmington’s Sustainability Captain, submitted a report to the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS). STARS, a program by the Association for the Advancement of Sustain...

Study finds that many college students know little about personal finance

Ava Hicks | Staff Writer

August 30, 2016

A major issue facing today’s students is the daunting tuition and fees that accompany the quest for a diploma. The vast majority of college kids will admit to having a large amount of debt in the form of student loans. This matte...

Mike Pence expected to speak about the economy

Steven M. Falk | The Tribune News

August 23, 2016

Mike Pence comes to speak at the Wilmington area just two weeks after Donald Trump made his controversial visit to the Port City, illustrating the Republican Party's enthusiasm to win North Carolina in the upcoming presidential elec...

Republican VP candidate Mike Pence to speak in Wilmington area

Hannah Williams, News Editor

August 23, 2016

Just two weeks after Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made his visit to Wilmington at UNC Wilmington's Trask Coliseum, Trump’s running mate, Mike Pence, will hold a rally at Manufacturing Methods plant at 3 p.m. o...

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