Sunday, November 2, 2008

Actor Pat Hingle


Actor Pat Hingle pauses while giving an interview at his Carolina beach , N.C. home recently. Hingle was honored with a star on the Wilmington Walk of Fame Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008. Hingle, 84, is probably best known for his portrayal of Commissioner Gordon in four Batman movies. Today he lives with his wife Julia and is battling a form of blood cancer.

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Saturday, October 18, 2008

NC Oyster Festival


This is what happens at an oyster-shucking contest when someone chooses to not wear gloves.

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

The calm after the storm


Sand blows across Topsail Beach the morning after Tropical Storm Hannah made landfall

Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Sub comes to town

the newly commissioned submarine USS North Carolina at the North Carolina State Port in Wilmington, NC Saturday, May 3, 2008.











Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Cole Bros. Circus Tent Raising


A worker helps raise the tent for the Cole Bros. Circus near the Wilmington International Airport Tuesday, April 8, 2008.

Friday, January 25, 2008

Danny Glover


Danny Glover speaks at the 25th Annual Martin Luther KIng Jr. Celebration in Kenan Auditorium on the campus of UNCW Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008. Staff Photo By Mike Spencer/STAR-NEWS

Tuesday, January 22, 2008

MLK Day Parade



Covered the MLK Day Parade on Monday. Near the end of the parade several classic cars cruised Castle Street. Then they did burn outs!

Friday, January 4, 2008

Recent work


A Pelican perches on the rail of the Fort Fisher Ferry travels back to Fort Fisher Monday, Dec. 24, 2007. Staff Photo By Mike Spencer/STAR-NEWS

John Kelly uses his metal detector to see what he can find at Wrightsville Beach Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008. Kelly, from Kure Beach is a member of Carolina Relic and Beach Hunting Society also know as C.R.A.B.S. Staff Photo By Mike Spencer/STAR-NEWS

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