make WWAY your homepage MEMBERS: Register| Login
Vote 2014 | Good Morning Carolina | Lottery Results | Gas Prices | Half-Off | Cape Fear CW | RTV | Watch ABC | Contests | Blogs

School says Easley axed over economy

READ MORE:
The chancellor of North Carolina State University has told former first lady Mary Easley in her termination letter that she was let go because of "the recent economic downturn." Full story...
»

After-school program owner charged with indecent liberties

READ MORE:
A New Hanover County man is in jail under a $1 million secured bond. John Maisenhelder is charged with three counts of taking indecent liberties with a child. Full story...
»

Suspect named in Wallace Pizza Hut shooting

READ MORE:
Murder charges could be filed Thursday in a Duplin County shooting. It happened around 10:30 Tuesday night at the Pizza Hut on Highway 117 in Wallace. Full story...
»

Water quality alert in Brunswick County

READ MORE:
A water quality swimming alert is in effect in Brunswick County. State health officials found high levels of bacteria in the Cape Fear River at the beach area near the municipal pier in Southport. Full story...
»

Garden Tour grants available

READ MORE:
The Azalea Festival is big business in our area. Each year money from the Azalea Garden Tour goes back to the community, and you may be able to get some of it. Full story...
»

Willy freed after recuperating

READ MORE:
videoSea turtles are often in the news in this area, but one particular reptile has made headlines from here to England. Willaminia, or Willy as she's called, has been at the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in North Topsail where she has been recuperating since April. Full story...
»

Burgaw window decorations

READ MORE:
North Carolina’s Blueberry Festival is still two weeks away, but there's already a blue tint in Burgaw. Some businesses are competing for the best blueberry window design. Full story...
»

Making sure your wireless signal is secure

READ MORE:
videoIf you're wireless at home or at work, and don't have a lock on your wireless network, hackers and piggy backers can use your internet portal, which slows down your connection speed and opens the door to potential malicious attacks. Full story...
»

Eaton Elementary turns into wax museum

READ MORE:
videoWith only two days left before summer vacation, kids at Eaton Elementary were showing off before the year is up. Students in Ms. Abernathe's third grade class dressed up as famous historic figures and created a “wax museum” of their own on Wednesday. Full story...
»

State Senate approves new district map

READ MORE:
The N.C. Senate gave final approval today to a redrawing of districts in New Hanover and Pender counties. The House approved the plan last month. Full story...
»

Wilmington celebrates end of slavery with Juneteenth festival

READ MORE:
Juneteenth is an annual celebration of the end of slavery in America. Dozens of Juneteenth festivals go on across the country, including right here in Wilmington. Full story...
»

North Carolinians disapprove of Governor Perdue's performance

READ MORE:
More North Carolinians dislike Governor Perdue's performance in office than they did a month ago. Full story...
»

Three confirmed dead after Slim Jim plant explosion

READ MORE:
Three people are now confirmed dead after yesterday's explosion in a factory that produces Slim Jims in Garner, NC. Officials say 300 workers were in the plant when the blast occurred at ConAgra Foods just east of Raleigh. Full story...
»

Murrayville Elementary crowns first grade trivia bee champion

READ MORE:
Murrayville Elementary students celebrated the end of school with a trivia bee Wednesday morning. Competition was stiff, but eventually the first graders were whittled down to one humble winner, Matteo Meehan. Full story...
»

Troubleshooters: Local car salesman drives off with woman's deposit

READ MORE:
videoIn this week's Troubleshooters Report, we talk with Wilmington woman who put $1,000 down on a used car at a local dealership. When she went back to get the car... Full story...
»