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Spell check: Campaign ad needs an education

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videoAn ad for a North Carolina Senate candidate is turning into a teachable moment. In his most recent campaign ads, Republican Michael Lee had one very important word spelled wrong. Full story...
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One-Stop Voting starts Thursday

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videoVoters planning to cast a ballot in this year's primary elections do not have to wait until Election Day. Early voting starts tomorrow across North Carolina. Full story...
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Days at the Dock is this weekend at Holden Beach

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videoThe annual Days at the Dock festival is this weekend at Holden Beach. Meet under the bridge to see bands, arts and crafts, a car and motorcycle show and take part in a singing contest. This year sees the return of the Cardboard Box Paddle Race as well as everyone's favorite: the Bopple Race! Full story...
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"Signing Day" ceremony at Ashley & Hoggard + New Hanover Co. track & field championship

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videoHoggard basketball standout Trevor Singleton is now signed, sealed and delivered to Cloud Community College in Kansas. Shane Shepard is headed to NC State for baseball. Check out our signing day coverage plus track and field highlights from the county championship meet at Ashley. Full story...
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NC State baseball team cools off UNCW

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videoThe NC State baseball team got off to a fantastic start on Wednesday night against UNCW. The Seahawks never got out of the early hole; thus, the game winning streak for UNC Wilmington is now over. In college basketball the Dayton Flyers will have a player from Wilmington on their roster next season! Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Her horses help heal

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videoKim Niggel is our Extraordinary Person of the Week, because of her efforts to help all walks of life enjoy some of the simple pleasures of life. She does so with the help of horses and a few other animals. Full story...
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NHSO, WPD to move gang, housing, downtown units under same roof

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videoA new initiative is joining some forces of the New Hanover County Sheriff's office and the Wilmington Police Department under one roof. They are transforming the former "Shaw Speaks" building downtown into a "law enforcement fusion" building. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Cemetery owner promises families to clean up perpetual mess

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videoFor years there have been complaints about the upkeep of Calvary Cemetery in Wilmington. Today a group of people who have loved ones buried there banded together to show their frustrations and demand change. Full story...
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Wilmington women strive to be naturally fly

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videoThey're hoping to empower women one hair follicle at a time. Find out how this group of fierce, strong women says your hair can impact your entire life. Full story...
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Onslow Co. deputy put back on training after controversial YouTube video

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An Onslow County deputy will be put back on supervised training after a YouTube video was posted showing her handcuffing a man, even though he was not accused of a crime, Sheriff Ed Brown announced Wednesday. Full story...
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CFCC hosts job fair Thursday

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videoCape Fear Community College hosts a job fair from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. Thursday. More than 60 local employers, including WWAY NewsChannel 3, will be on site to talk to students and other job seekers. Full story...
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Wilmington firefighters put through paces in annual physical test

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videoThe Wilmington Fire Department held its annual job-related physical assessments today, which puts firefighters through a series of physical tests. They perform on-the-job routine tasks like moving ladders, carrying hoses and dragging a 165-pound dummy. Full story...
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Erin Brockovich Rallies Outside Supreme Court for Camp Lejuene Victims

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Environmental activist Erin Brockovich and dozens of military veterans rallied outside the Supreme Court today as the justices heard arguments that an electronics company was responsible for polluting drinking water at Camp Lejuene that sickened thousands of Marines. Full story...
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WHA wants public input as CEO search nears end

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videoThe Wilmington Housing Authority Board of Commissioners wants your help as it nears the end of its search for a new chief executive officer. Full story...
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Happening this weekend: Habitat for Humanity UpScale ReSale Design Challenge

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videoThe Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity ReStore UpScale ReSale Challenge is this weekend at the Schwartz Center at Cape Fear Community College. The event features twenty designers who are using items found at area ReStores to design vignettes in an effort to win top prize and help Habitat raise money for their effort to build affordable homes in our area. Full story...
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