Archive - Mar 2008
Fighting obesity
Submitted by on Fri, 03/28/2008 - 11:45am.

New studies find that North Carolinians are some of the heaviest people in the United States.

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Parents get a wake-up call about underage drinking
Submitted by on Fri, 03/28/2008 - 9:21am.

10.8 million. That's the estimated number of youths between the ages of 12 and 20 that are underage drinkers. That's why a local group called Coastal Horizons organized a town hall meeting for parents.

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Cape Fear Valley Hospital to lease Bladen County Hospital
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/27/2008 - 4:25pm.

Just a year ago it was in danger of closing its doors for good. But now the Bladen County Hospital is getting ready to expand its services.

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Red Hat earnings rise 7 percent on surging revenue
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/27/2008 - 3:55pm.

Open source software distributor Red Hat Inc. says its fourth-quarter profit rose seven percent as increased sales and marketing expenses offset a jump in revenue.

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Filmmaker receives rave reviews at Cine Noir Festival of Black film
Submitted by on Thu, 03/27/2008 - 3:55pm.

videoRoger Edwards wants his small film to become a big screen production.

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Habitat for Humanity adopts new land trust initiative
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/27/2008 - 3:52pm.

A lack of affordable local housing is pushing the Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity chapter to adopt a new land trust initiative.

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UNCW reopens University Union
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/27/2008 - 3:47pm.

University leaders cut the ribbon at the entrance of the University Union and Burney Center.

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Clinton discusses job security
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/27/2008 - 12:12pm.

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says she's better prepared to handle the nation's economy than presumed Republican nominee John McCain.

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