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Family of geese make Government Center their home
Submitted by Asha Dave on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 2:55pm.

It was business as usual today at the New Hanover County Government Center: campaigning, early voting and geese? That's right. A pair of geese have laid four eggs and nestled into their new home in a flower bed in front of the Government Center.

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New Hanover Co. has some of the lowest ozone levels in the state
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 2:48pm.

New Hanover County residents can breathe a bit easier, with the recent announcement that the county’s ozone levels are some of the lowest in the state. That’s according to Tom Mather, spokesman for the North Carolina Division of Air Quality.

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ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Resident catches raccoon on camera
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 1:29pm.

video Susan Prater sent us these photos of a raccoon on the roof of a condo in her complex around 2:15 this morning. She says she captured this one coming out of a window eve and then going back into the opening when her camera flashed. She says she also continues to hear scratching inside the walls of her condo.

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Early voting ends Saturday
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 11:24am.

Did you beat the crowds to the polls? Early One-Stop Voting ends tomorrow afternoon. It's the last chance you'll get to vote until Election Day on Tuesday.

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Brunswick Co. Sheriff moving north end substation
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 10:40am.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is moving its north end substation. Starting May 14, the substation will be at the Leland Fire/Rescue Station 5 on NC 133.

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THE RANT: Where's Walter?
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 10:32am.

When the North Carolina General Assembly redrew the 3rd Congressional District, it extended it from the Virginia state line, down through Pender County and into Downtown Wilmington. I guess Rep. Walter Jones didn't get the memo, because to my knowledge, he's made no effort to come down and introduce himself to his new constituents.

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5-month-old released from hospital after heart transplant
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 9:48am.

A baby who received a heart transplant just 12 days ago has been released from the hospital. Hannah Dombroski got her new heart two weeks ago after doctors discovered she had an inoperable tumor in February.

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Port City's Top Comic finals this weekend
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 8:14am.

Local comedians are taking the stage and battling it out to see who can be crowned the Port City's Top Comic. The finals are this weekend!

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