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Elizabethtown Baptist Church rebuilt after devastating tornadoes last year
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 04/15/2012 - 9:31pm.

videoOne year ago tomorrow marks the anniversary of a string of deadly tornadoes that tore through Bladen County. Those storms heavily damaged the Elizabethtown Baptist Church. Since then the church has rebuilt and is now rejoicing.

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UPDATE: Pender wildfire contained
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 04/15/2012 - 9:22pm.

For the second spring in a row, there is a wildfire burning in the Holly Shelter Game Land. This time it's significantly smaller and continues to weaken.

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Thousands enjoy Azalea Parade, say it's festival highlight
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/14/2012 - 5:32pm.

Tradition rolled on this weekend as the 65th Annual Azalea Festival Parade rolled through the streets of downtown Wilmington.

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Folks get a dose of delicious chowder, crown a winner
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/14/2012 - 5:25pm.

It was a soup-er weekend in Carolina Beach as Southeastern North Carolina's best chefs went head to head in the 16th Annual Pleasure Island Chowder Cook-Off.

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Mud run lives up to its name
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/14/2012 - 5:03pm.

About 600 folks got down and dirty this weekend for the first ever Step Up for Soldiers Combat Mud Run.

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Coin show puts history on display
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/14/2012 - 4:33pm.

Tucked away within all the Azalea Festival activities this weekend is a hidden gem: the annual coin show.

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Josh Brock captures first pro golf title
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 04/14/2012 - 3:27pm.

Wilmington native Josh Brock captured first place on the eGolf Tour on Saturday at St. James Plantation in Brunswick County. It's a $25,000 payday for the New Hanover High graduate and UNCW grad. Josh turned pro less than a year ago. Saturday's win marks his first professional victory. Check out Brock's reaction on Sunday's Coach's Corner on WWAY at 6pm.

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Columbus County man shot and killed in his home
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 04/14/2012 - 8:18am.

A Columbus County man is dead after being shot in the head in his home Friday evening, according to Sheriff Chris Batten.

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