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Bill Clinton to make an appearance in Wilmington

Hannah Williams | News Editor

October 23, 2016

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Bill Clinton is scheduled to make an appearance in Wilmington on behalf of his wife, Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee for president, on Wednesday, sources confirm. A time has not been set, but Andrew Barnhill, a Wilmingto...

Studies show voter fraud at less than 1 percent, voter ID law struck down

Lucy O'Brien | Staff Writer

October 22, 2016

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Voter fraud in North Carolina has caused widespread controversy along with the voter ID laws that were recently struck down by both the District and Supreme Courts.The North Carolina legislature passed new requirements for ph...

Former UNCW graduate moves on to the General Assembly

Dalton Brooks | Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016

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In the summers, he could be seen topping tobacco in the fields of Mount Olive, N.C., but in the fall, he’d be busy studying political science in his dorm in Hewlett Hall at UNC Wilmington.Representative John R. Bell IV, 37,...

Wilmington’s role as one of the worst cities for heroin and opioid abuse

James LaPorta | Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

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Editor's note: This article serves as an elaboration on a shorter article published by The Seahawk in August on the same topic.JACKSONVILLE—The desolate podium with the presidential seal stands alone. Two iconic pieces of fabric—the American flag and the flag of the President of the United ...

Recently invented Naloxone can reverse an opiate drug overdose

Barbara Haddock Taylor | The Tribune News

October 12, 2016

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Dr. Bethany DiPaula, a pharmacist with the Howard County Health Department, demonstrates how to put together a syringe of Naloxone Aug. 11, 2014 at an opiate overdose response training session which is being held at the Howar...

Major news publications endorse all but Trump

Lucy O'Brien | Contributing Writer

October 11, 2016

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Twenty of the most circulated newspapers in the country have made endorsements of presidential candidates in the 2016 election as of Oct. 5, and 17 of those endorsements are for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.Three of those...

Hurricane Matthew updates for Wilmington and surrounding areas

Elizabeth Heglar | Lifestyles Editor

October 8, 2016

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As Hurricane Matthew approached, many Wilmington residents decided to move to higher ground and head inland. Those who decided to stay are now in the beginning stages of what is sure to be a very wet weekend. The following is th...

UNCW English professor erases pro-Trump chalkings on campus claiming ‘hate speech’

Alex Patton | Contributing Writer

September 27, 2016

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Election day is fast approaching, and as per UNC Wilmington’s tradition, students are “chalking” their statements on the pavement all over campus.Recently, however, English Professor Hannah Abrams was seen pouring water...

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