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Leland leaders look at changing town's sign rules
Submitted by Asha Dave on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 4:27pm.

video The Town of Leland is making changes to sign laws and the permitting process for signs. The Leland Sign Committee has been working over the last several years to try and simplify advertising for business owners. Today was another step in the process.

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Cape Fear Memorial Bridge closures begin this weekend
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 4:15pm.

The Department of Transportation will close the bridge from 11 p.m. Saturday until 10 a.m. Sunday. The bridge will also be closed each night from 11 p.m. until 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday.

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Veterans remember during ceremony at National Cemetery
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 3:55pm.

video Hundreds of patriotic Americans gathered at Wilmington's National Cemetery today. It was in part a chance to mourn and a time to honor veterans and active service members.

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Budweiser Clydesdales coming to Cape Fear
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 3:34pm.

The world-famous, eight-horse Budweiser Clydesdale hitch and Sample Wagon will make special appearances in and around Wilmington next week.

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ONLY ON 3: D-Day veteran remembers day that changed history
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 2:49pm.

video There are many stories and many heroes on this Veterans Day, but World War II veterans are, sadly, a dying breed. Bill Pepe was in one of the most infamous battles of the war. "On D-Day I found myself on Omaha Beach," Pepe said.

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CFCC honors veterans at annual ceremony
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 2:33pm.

As it does each Veterans Day, Cape Fear Community College took time today to honor the men and women who have served our country in the armed forces.

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Wilmington company turning yard trash into treasure
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 2:27pm.

video With the economy the way it's been, it's tough to find feel good stories in the business community. ABC World News has been featuring businesses that are putting people to work in its "Made in America" series. We found a local business that is doing well and selling product that's "Made in the Cape Fear" just off Market Street.

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Arrest made in Wednesday restaurant robbery
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 10:26am.

New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies have made an arrest in the robbery of a fast food restaurant Wednesday night. Stevan Shawn Hess, 22, is charged with common law robbery, larceny from a person and attempted larceny.

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