Archive - Oct 15, 2008
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Dog Owner Hires Lawyer For Dangerous Dog Appeals Court
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/15/2008 - 11:37pm.

videoOne of our monthly features on News Channel 3 is Dog Court - New Hanover County Dangerous Dog Appeals Court. Four cases were heard Wednesday night. An attorney actually showed up for one of them.

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Beachfront insurance going up
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/15/2008 - 5:41pm.

videoThe North Carolina coast is a hurricane prone area. That means the right homeowner's insurance is important to have.

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Oak Island votes to buy Yaupon Pier
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/15/2008 - 5:38pm.

videoThe Oak Island Town Council voted to approve the purchase of the Yaupon Beach Pier Tuesday night. But with many development projects already underway on the island, its just another job on the busy town to-do list.

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54 years since Hurricane Hazel
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/15/2008 - 4:25pm.

videoNorth Carolina has dealt with many hurricanes through the years, but on October 15, 1954, Hazel set the standard. Almost everything you see today in some parts of our area are all after Hazel, which left little standing when she blew ashore.

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Missing Persons billboard generates tips to find Dowless
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/15/2008 - 4:23pm.

videoThere has been a major break in the murder case of a Columbus County woman. The Columbus County Sheriff's Office has arrested and charged a man with first-degree murder is in the case of Carol Batten Dowless.

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Hispanic Heritage Month celebrated at Bradley Creek Elementary
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/15/2008 - 4:20pm.

videoIt is the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month, and one local elementary school is recognizing the increasing Hispanic population by embracing it.

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Scare at Roland Grise Middle School
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/15/2008 - 4:00pm.

New Hanover County's Roland Grise Middle School was locked down briefly Wednesday afternoon. Authorities say Wilmington Police stopped a stolen vehicle near the school.

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Family to start new afterschool program
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/15/2008 - 3:56pm.

The former directors of Wilmington's Brigade Boys and Girls Club who were forced out because of a nepotism policy are starting over. JoAnn Clark and her son Derrell are making plans to open a new Christian-based ...

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