make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Archive - Oct 8, 2008

Dealing with retirement woes

READ MORE:
video401k's and IRA's have taken a big hit with the latest stock market decline. Experts say retirement funds have lost nearly $2 trillion over the past year. Now it is time to find out what that means for those on both sides of retirement. Full story...
»

St. James Plantation fire update

READ MORE:
videoThe large fire from Brunswick County is still smoldering Wednesday. Fire officials say it is up to Mother Nature to take care of the rest. The incident is being investigated by North Carolina Forest Services. Full story...
»

RC Soles Investigation Update

READ MORE:
videoLast month, State Senator RC Soles was confronted during a campaign stop about rumors that he was the subject of a federal investigation. There may now be evidence that such an investigation may in fact be going on. Full story...
»

Local students out to promote pedestrian safety

READ MORE:
videoWednesday, thousands of feet worldwide hit the pavement for International Walk to School Day. Plenty of local children took to the streets to promote pedestrian safety while cutting down on traffic congestion. Full story...
»

Fire safety week in Wilmington

READ MORE:
Staying safe and having a plan in case there is a fire is something Wilmington Fire and Rescue want people to keep in mind. Wednesday was Family Fire Drill Day, a part of Fire Prevention Week here in Wilmington. Full story...
»

Troubleshooters: Movers get Stranded in Budget Rentals Truck

READ MORE:
videoRecently, a Brunswick County couple had a tough time moving into their new home. They rented a moving van from Budget Rentals in Knoxville, Tennessee to haul all their belongings to Leland. Along the way, the van broke down, not once, but twice; leaving them stranded on the side of the road. Full story...
»

Boiling Spring Lakes fire truck burned

READ MORE:
Yesterday a Boiling Spring Lakes fire truck caught on fire inside the out of control blaze of St. James Plantation. Full story...
»

Magnet schools play a big role in redistricting plan

READ MORE:
videoA surprising turn of events in the New Hanover County schools redistricting debate. At last night’s school board meeting, members voted to take 2 of the 3 redistricting plans off the table. Full story...
»

North Carolina has most expensive gas in 48 states

READ MORE:
North Carolina has the most expensive gasoline in the continental United States. The state average for a gallon of unleaded is $3.79. Analysts blame disruptions in supply after Hurricane Ike. Full story...
»

Yom Kippur on the horizon

READ MORE:
Jewish people across the country are gathering for one of their biggest holidays. Full story...
»

CFCC Fall Festival

READ MORE:
Students at Cape Fear Community College celebrated their Fall Festival Wednesday. Full story...
»

Producer confirms 'Bull Durham' sequel in works

READ MORE:
He doesn't have a script and shooting could be more than a year away. But producer Thom Mount seems optimistic that the original cast could return for a sequel to "Bull Durham," the movie that made minor league baseball stadiums the place to be on hot summer night. Full story...
»

Lady charged in scam

READ MORE:
A Fayetteville woman has been accused of lying to a support group about cancer and her son's death in Iraq to get more than $6,000. Full story...
»

NC's largest city freezes hiring, expenses

READ MORE:
North Carolina's largest city is preparing for an economic decline by putting a freeze on hiring and other expenses. Full story...
»

Man guilty of trafficking minors for sex

READ MORE:
A man has pleaded guilty in federal court in Charlotte to charges that he trafficked undocumented Latino women and girls for commercial sex. Full story...
»