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Brunswick County Board of Education approves school calendar
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 10:39pm.

The Brunswick County Board of Education approved a 2012-2013 school calendar. The board voted to approve a draft that conforms to all requirements of state calender law. Board members also approved another draft that would allow the system to convert five additional instructional days.

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Vigil held on murdered woman's birthday
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 10:13pm.

videoA crime scene became the site of a vigil this evening, as the community gathered to remember a young woman, the victim of a brutal murder

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School board focuses on budget amid civil rights complaints
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 9:58pm.

videoThe New Hanover County Board of Education meeting Tuesday was business as usual, focusing on the budget with little discussion about the controversy surrounding seclusion rooms or two complaints filed against the county. The topic of seclusion rooms was not on the agenda, until the public comment portion of the meeting.

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Jordan's former coach arrested again
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 9:38pm.

The man who coached Michael Jordan at Laney High School is back in jail tonight. Clifton "Pop" Herring is in the New Hanover county jail under a $600 dollar secured bond for failure to appear on a misdemeanor charge.

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'Run and You're Done' law hasn't yet paid out in New Hanover Co.
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 5:55pm.

videoLast night we told you about a new law that lets law enforcement seize and sell cars that lead them on chases. There are a handful of cases in New Hanover County that have fallen under the "Run and You're Done" law. So far, though, none have paid off.

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Marsh Oaks residents sue Wilmington over re-zoning of annexed area
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 4:55pm.

videoThe battle over rezoning one section of Market Street is not over. Some Marsh Oaks residents have filed a lawsuit against the City of Wilmington.

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Family, friends mark murder victim's birthday with candlelight vigil
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 4:03pm.

Family and friends of a woman killed in Wilmington early this year continue to mourn her loss. Tonight they'll mark what would have been her 25th birthday with a candlelight vigil.

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NC revenues remain ahead of targets for budget
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 3:15pm.

North Carolina state government revenues remain slightly ahead of projections during this fiscal year, but the Legislature's top economist warns that slow employment and potential recessions in other countries could drag collections down.

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