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Pender School Board to interview 10 for superintendent slot
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/29/2011 - 2:13pm.

The Pender County School Board is moving forward on its search for a new superintendent. The board says it received 28 applications to replace Allison Sholar, who is moving to Currituck County.

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Wilmington man finishes 162-game baseball odyssey
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Thu, 09/29/2011 - 2:04pm.

video Last night was a wild one in Major League Baseball. Two different leagues, two different Wild Card races and two historic collapses. One Wilmington super fan had a front row seat. Steve Melia completed his 162-game journey last night.

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City of Wilmington dictates to downtown business owners what they can't put in their own windows
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Thu, 09/29/2011 - 11:08am.

video The City of Wilmington's decision to enforce a sign ordinance that limits how much of a building's window is used for advertising, is not only affecting businesses downtown.

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Bank robbery suspect arrested after nearly 5-hour standoff
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 09/29/2011 - 2:50am.

Police say the man suspected of an armed bank robbery earlier Wednesday barricaded himself inside a duplex on Greenville Avenue. The suspect, 38-year-old Clay McArthur, was arrested after a nearly five-hour standoff.

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We Sea Change local student video premiers
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 09/28/2011 - 9:14pm.

Wilmington is used to some pretty big film premiers and this one We Sea Change, had all of the excitement of a Hollywood blockbuster.

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Court hears appeal of murder conviction in police officer's death
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 09/28/2011 - 8:28pm.

video A Wilmington man convicted of killing a police officer appealed his second-degree murder conviction today. In February of 2009 Anthony Pierce led Wilmington Police on a chase after fleeing from an officer during a traffic stop.

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5th Quarter Team of the Week: West Brunswick
Submitted by wway news on Wed, 09/28/2011 - 8:25pm.

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Local science standout heads to nationals
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Wed, 09/28/2011 - 5:06pm.

video A Topsail Middle School 7th grader is heading to Washington after his science project took top honors in the state.

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