make WWAY your homepage MEMBERS: Register| Login
Vote 2014 | Good Morning Carolina | Lottery Results | Gas Prices | Half-Off | Cape Fear CW | RTV | Watch ABC | Contests | Blogs

Wildlife officials work to keep boaters safe

READ MORE:
We're heading in to Memorial Day weekend and that means people are hitting the water. Wildlife officials estimate that about 400 boats will be out in the Masonboro area alone. And more people means a greater chance of something going wrong. The Wildlife Resources Commission works to keep those boaters safe. Full story...
»

Local bars, restaurants to adopt recycling

READ MORE:
Reduce. Re-use. Recycle. It's a slogan you've heard before and now it's one that hundreds in New Hanover County will have to follow. Full story...
»

Pedestrian fatally hit by 18-wheeler

READ MORE:
A pedestrian is dead after being hit by an 18-wheeler. The accident happened around 3:30 Wednesday morning just before the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge. Full story...
»

Most road construction to stop for Memorial Day weekend

READ MORE:
The state Department of Transportation says it will suspend most road construction over the Memorial Day holiday to help ease traffic delays and improve driving conditions. Full story...
»

Easley: N.C. National Guard could handle Category 3 hurricane

READ MORE:
Although he's complained that the North Carolina National Guard is stretched too thin, Governor Easley says he's comfortable that the state could respond to a major hurricane strike. Full story...
»

Forecasters tell coastal areas to expect busy hurricane season

READ MORE:
Government forecasts expect a busier than normal hurricane season this year. National Weather Service forecasters say they expect between 13 and 17 tropical storms, with seven to ten of them becoming hurricanes. Full story...
»

High gas costs affecting food prices

READ MORE:
Those painful prices at the pump are affecting your wallets in more ways than one. Food and produce prices are also creeping up due to the increases in fuel costs. Last month, food prices rose three-point-nine percent nationwide over last year's numbers. Full story...
»

Wright says he won't resign

READ MORE:
State Representative Thomas Wright says he's not leaving office. The New Hanover County Democrat's comment was in response to a call from House Speaker Joe Hackney that he should resign from office. It was about a week ago that state elections officials asked prosecutors to investigate Wright's campaign finances. Full story...
»

Hysterectomy and Side Effects

READ MORE:
Fifty-one-year-old Angela Wheeler had her reproductive organs removed ten years ago. Now she says she can never be happy again. Wheeler wishes she knew of her other treatment options before the hysterectomy Full story...
»

N.C. Senator proposing big changes for auto insurance

READ MORE:
A North Carolina senator is proposing some big changes to the way auto insurance rates are calculated. He wants to take away the state insurance commissioner's ability to control insurance rates. If the bill presented in State Senate Tuesday is passed, North Carolina's business court would be in charge of deciding standard insurance rates, instead of the insurance commissioner. Full story...
»

N.C. Court of Appeals hears cases in Wilmington

READ MORE:
It's been 20 years since the North Carolina Court of Appeals made an appearance in Wilmington. Monday three judges heard four real cases from the court of appeals at UNCW's student Fisher Center. Full story...
»

Brunswick County man wants answers, money for damaged shipment

READ MORE:
A Brunswick County man wants answers and his money. He says a package shipped to a customer was damaged in transit and the store it shipped from won't take responsibility. Full story...
»

New features at Hugh MacRae park

READ MORE:
The oldest park in New Hanover County has some new features for you to enjoy. Full story...
»

Courtesy Boat Check

READ MORE:
When the sun comes out and the temperature goes up, many people head out on the water for a good time. Now local law enforcement is helping to make sure your fun in the sun is safe. Full story...
»

Local Latinos react to immigration plan

READ MORE:
Latinos say the President's plan gives illegal immigrants who want to become citizens false hope. They also say the agreement faces a rocky road on Capitol Hill because of ambiguous areas that still require clarification. The Mexican government spent years lobbying the US for comprehensive immigration reform to allow more people to work legally in the US. Full story...
»