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Baber found guilty of first degree murder
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 6:03pm.

Matthew Lee Baber was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole after a jury found him guilty of killing James Murdock in a 2008 drive-by shooting.

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Hill, Justice say increased pensions no factor in leaving legislature
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:41pm.

video A few of the Cape Fear's most prominent legislators are not seeking re-election, but they will get bigger pensions than if they'd left office earlier.

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FIRST ON 3: Police report sheds some light on UNCW student's death
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:31pm.

video Bryce Scott was found dead at his apartment in the Reserves at Forest Hills Friday morning. Today, we got a copy of the police report that shines a little light on the situation.

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Film Commission says incentives making big impact on local economy
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:28pm.

video Some big bucks from the film industry spilled into our local economy last year. In fact, productions spent more than $100 million in our area. But how is the money really spent, and is it staying local?

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Extinct bird lives on at NC Museum of Forestry
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:13pm.

An extinct bird came home to roost at the North Carolina Museum of Forestry this weekend. A print of James Audubon's "Carolina Parrot" is now on display at the museum in Whiteville.

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Sheriff's deputies continue investigation of cold case
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 4:10pm.

In a press release sent today, the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office said it continues to investigate the murder of Michael Whaley. Whaley was murdered outside of his residence at 3637 Lynn Avenue on the evening of February 25, 1998. He had just left his garage, when he was shot 3 times with a shotgun

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Fourth case of rabies this year in New Hanover County
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/27/2012 - 3:23pm.

New Hanover County Animal Control says the fourth case of rabies this year in the county has been confirmed.

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