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CFPUA Watchdog concerned about Sparks endorsements
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 11:25am.

The CFPUA’s Chairman and its Secretary stepped into the political arena to help Ron Sparks, Wilmington city councilman and a fellow CFPUA board member, get re-elected. As a city councilman, Sparks played an integral part in both of their appointments to the CFPUA board.

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FIRST ON 3: School lockdown ended as WPD investigates shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 11:20am.

A security lockdown has ended at New Hanover High School, Gregory School of Science, Mathematics and Technology and New Hanover High's Jap Davis Field House, according to New Hanover County Schools. The schools were on lockdown for about 30 minutes after a shooting was reported near the campuses.

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Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar pregnant again with #20
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 10:39am.

Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar, stars of TLC's "19 Kids and Counting," are expecting their 20th child this spring. "We are so excited," says Michelle, 45, who is now about three-and-a-half months into her pregnancy and due in April. "I feel good. I am past the sickness stage now."

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EEE case confirmed in New Hanover County
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 10:19am.

The New Hanover County Health Department encourages people to protect themselves from mosquito bites and the risk of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Recent testing in the local sentinel chicken flock confirmed a positive sample of EEE in New Hanover County.

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ONLY ON 3 & THE LNR: Leland leaders set for big pay hike
Submitted by Asha Dave on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 8:38am.

video Voters in Leland will go to the polls tomorrow to elect a new mayor and two new members of town council. When those three people take office, the town's elected leaders will be getting a significant pay raise.

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ONLY ON 3: ADHD patients struggling to fill Adderall prescription
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 8:37am.

video Many people with ADHD are having a hard time getting their prescription for Adderall filled. For about a month now, pharmacies have had very little to no supply of the drug. Some patients are turning to desperate measures to get a hold of the pills.

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Persistent neighbor helps family escape housefire
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 8:36am.

video Despite losing half of their home to a morning fire, a Wilmington family is thankful. The Fultons say a neighbor woke them up and alerted them about the fire. Everyone made out safely, but the family says it could have been worse.

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Atmosphere Academy: StormTrack 3 gets a new look
Submitted by Jerry Jackson on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 8:35am.

video For five months, WWAY has been planning a new state-of-the-art weather center. It's essentially a rebuilding from the ground up, with the latest technology for TV, the web and mobile devices. You'll notice the new look right away: clean, vibrant high definition maps, photo realistic graphics, 3D environments.

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