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Unemployment down in Wilmington area in September, still higher than a year ago
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/28/2011 - 10:38am.

Unemployment dropped in 92 of North Carolina's counties in September, including all five of our counties, according to the Employment Security Commission.

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'Booze It & Lose It' Halloween campaign kicks off
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/28/2011 - 9:46am.

Checkpoints and stepped-up patrols will be conducted Friday through Monday across North Carolina in an effort to remove impaired drivers from the roads.

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Transportation logistics required for Saturday's Beach2Battleship Iron Distance Triathlon
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 10/28/2011 - 7:51am.

video You're going to need extra patience driving around Wilmington on Saturday. There will be a few traffic hotspots due to the internationally recognized iron distance and half iron distance triathlon. Competitors from around the country will be biking, running and swimming around historic Wilmington.

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Coast Guard warns of shallow water in NC inlet
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 10/28/2011 - 6:17am.

The Coast Guard is warning boaters of shallow water in an inlet southwest of Wilmington.

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Landfall Tradition tees off today
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 10/28/2011 - 12:19am.

Six of the nation’s top 25 collegiate women’s golf programs headline a strong field that is poised to compete in the 10th Annual Landfall Tradition at the Country Club of Landfall’s Jack Nicklaus course this weekend. UNC Wilmington is the host school.

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FIRST ON 3: Former Leland officer talks about shooting, harassment within department
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 10:59pm.

video Former Leland Police officer Sherry Lewis says she has been to hell and back in the last couple of years. For the first time since settling her harassment claim with the town of Leland, Lewis is talking about her experience in the Leland Police Department.

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'Iron Man 3' coming to Wilmington, expected to pump $80M into local economy
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 10:58pm.

video The rumors are true. Tony stark and the third installment of the "Iron Man" movie franchise will fly into Wilmington. The film is expected to bring hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars to the local economy.

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Cape Fear Fair & Expo underway at the airport
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 10:42pm.

The lights burned bright in the mid-way and there are plenty of thrill rides for all of the adrenaline junkies as well as some a little more tame. You can play games of chance and of course the food, enjoy all of your fair food favorites with a great selection.

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