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Wrightsville Beach King Mackerel Tournament Hopes to Sink Tugboats to Create Artificial Reef as Historic Wilmington Foundation, DARE, New Hanover County Museum, New Hanover County Commissioners, and Wilmington City Council Oppose Plan through "Save the Tugs" Campaign, 1985 January 15

 Item — Box: 010, Tape: 0160

Scope and Contents

From the Record Group:

This series contains WWAY news segments pertaining to local and regional issues as reported by the news station itself. Coverage includes Bladen, Brunswick, Cumberland, Duplin, New Hanover, Onslow, Pender, Robeson, Sampson, and Scotland counties in North Carolina, as well as Horry and Georgetown counties in South Carolina. Statewide issues including elections and coverage of the Governor's office are also included.


  • Creation: 1985 January 15

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is unprocessed. Contact staff at the Center for Southeast North Carolina Archives and History ( for information on access to this collection.


From the Collection: 145 boxes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English