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ONLY ON 3: Specialized pharmacies see greater demand as supply of some drugs lags
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 3:55pm.

videoNationwide, there is a long list of prescription drugs that are in short supply. From certain cancer medications to painkillers, the supply of these drugs is dwindling.

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New Hanover High welcomes home state champs
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 3:29pm.

videoCollege basketball teams are not the only one's dancing in March. The New Hanover High School Wildcats celebrated today after winning the state championship Saturday. Players say it's a championship for the school, the community and the city.

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New Hanover Co. plans telethon to help water customers
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 3:04pm.

New Hanover County will hold a telethon later this month to help wipe the slate clean for hundreds of households without water service due to nonpayment and additional fees. The Help2Others campaign will feature a day long telethon at the New Hanover County Government Center on Saturday, March 24.

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NCAA hits UNC football with 1-year postseason ban
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 3:01pm.

The NCAA infractions committee has hit North Carolina's football program with a one-year postseason ban, a reduction of 15 scholarships and three years of probation following an investigation into improper benefits and academic misconduct.

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Brunswick County woman accidentally shot, killed
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 3:00pm.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is looking into what they say was an accidental shooting that killed a woman yesterday.

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Paterno lawyer: PSU trustees rushed to judgment
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 2:42pm.

The lawyer for the late Joe Paterno says his family was surprised and saddened by a report by Penn State trustees that cited a "failure of leadership" for the longtime football coach's ouster.

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All-Mideastern Conference, All-District awards announced
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 12:10pm.

The 2011-2012 high school basketball season is over. Postseason awards are now being passed out. A New Hanover Wildcat senior won the player of the year award in the Mideastern Conference, but a Laney Buccaneer senior won the player of the year honor for District 2.

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UPDATE: Boil water advisory ends for Aqua North Carolina customers along River Road
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 11:52am.

A boil water advisory issued by Aqua North Carolina over the weekend has been lifted.

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