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City Council bucks planning board, agrees to 50-percent window signage
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 11:23am.

Wilmington City Council voted Tuesday night to allow 50-percent sign coverage of windows of downtown business. The planning commission originally wanted to allow only 25-percent coverage, but the city ultimately sided with business owners who wanted more.

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Wilmington City Council discusses next year's budget
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 11:07am.

Wilmington City Council is ironing out next year's budget. Council members took a look back at the last fiscal year, while planning for the 2012-2013 budget this morning.

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FUGITIVE FILES: Suspects sought in Walmart thefts
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 10:31am.

New Hanover County Sheriff's Office Detectives are asking for help searching for two suspects wanted for multiple thefts from local Walmarts over the last couple of weeks.

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Candidate Deb Butler demands equal time on 'The Big Talker FM'
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 10:21am.

On Wednesday April 25, 2012, The Big Talker FM received a formal request from North Carolina Democrat party attorney, John R. Wallace of Wallace & Nordan L.L.P. in Raleigh, NC, via hand delivery and e-mail, for equal time for Deb Butler, the Democratic candidate for the District 9 North Carolina Senate seat.

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6th rabies case reported in New Hanover County
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 9:59am.

The State Lab says a raccoon found in Carolina Beach Sunday tested positive for rabies. It's the sixth positive rabies test in New Hanover County so far this year.

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Meet the Democratic candidates for New Hanover County School Board
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 10:48pm.

video Nine candidates are vying for three open seats on the new hanover county school board. Among them is an incumbent running in a different party this time around.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - May 1
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 10:41pm.

video On Tuesday night we featured a variety of sports including high school baseball action from Wilmington, Shallotte and Leland.

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Plans for downtown hotel hit speed bump with city council
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 10:27pm.

The developer for a downtown hotel was in disagreement with Wilmington City Council Tuesday night over plans for the building's development.

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