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WWAY's Thursday night sports - Feb. 9
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 11:58pm.

video UNC Tar Heel Stilman White attended the Hoggard-New Hanover game. We talked with White and we showcased the Vikings & Wildcats along with the Laney-Ashley matchup in Buctown. The girls game at Laney went down to the wire. On Thursday we also featured Topsail as our team of the week. Plus we had a UNCW baseball preview and a buzzer beater report involving Cynthia Cooper-Dyke's squad.

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FIRST ON 3 & THE BIG TALKER FM: Jayne appealing termination
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 11:31pm.

Leland Town Manager David Hollis told Chad Adams on The Big Talker FM this morning that former Police Chief Tim Jayne has appealed his termination.

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Police Department investigation continues in Wrightsville Beach; smoking ban, Crystal Pier discussion to come
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 10:36pm.

video The Town of Wrightsville Beach Board of Aldermen held a town meeting tonight looking for some answers on a police department investigation. The board also discussed the future of Crystal Pier.

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Brunswick Co. leader says 'large project' in the works, met with company last week
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 9:39pm.

video Word of whether Brunswick County will be the new home for Caterpillar is still under wraps, but one county leader has confirmed a big project is currently in the works.

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What is the only school with three All-America basketball players this year? The Wolfpack
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 8:57pm.

The McDonald’s All-American game rosters are set. NC State, Kentucky and Arizona were the big winners this year. N.C. State placed three players in the game. Kentucky and Arizona have two.

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Gov. Perdue sheds some light on plan to draw big employer to Cape Fear
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 4:57pm.

video Gov. Bev Perdue says she met with a big employer last week about setting up shop in our region, but details are still very hush-hush.

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NC banking regulator overseeing US mortgage deal
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 4:31pm.

North Carolina's long-time banking commissioner is the choice of America's big banks and attorneys general to make sure a $25 billion settlement over widespread mortgage abuses is carried out.

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UNC panel recommends 8.8 percent tuition increase
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 4:30pm.

A University of North Carolina Board of Governors committee has recommended a proposal that would see college costs rise by more than $400 per student on average.

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