Archive - May 27, 2008

UNCW Prepares For NCAA Baseball Tournament

videoThe UNC Wilmington baseball team starts play this weekend at the NCAA Baseball Tournament. The Hawks open the Cary Regional on Friday against Elon. John Rendleman has more in this report. Full story...
Update on weekend boating accident
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/27/2008 - 4:23pm.

videoA boating accident off Figure Eight Island claimed the life of a Wilmington man. Emergency responders say a large wave capsized the boat in Rich's inlet around 6 p.m.

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Hurricane Preparedness: Protect yourself from high winds and tornadoes
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/27/2008 - 4:14pm.

videoHurricane preparedness week is underway. Today, we're taking a look at ways to protect yourself from high winds and tornadoes.

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Crisis Station in Wilmington can no longer accept patients
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/27/2008 - 4:10pm.

videoThe Crisis Station in Wilmington is no longer able to accept new patients. The Department of Health and Human Services slapped the clinic with hefty fines for a variety of serious charges.

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Cape Fear Memorial Bridge Update - repairs start June 1
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/27/2008 - 4:03pm.

Department of Transportation officials said repairs on the bridge will begin on Sunday June 1 after 6 p.m.

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Wake Forest to drop requirement for SAT or ACT
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/27/2008 - 9:42am.

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Former NC government official in court
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/27/2008 - 9:34am.

A former state environmental official is expected in court to respond to charges he took money from an ethanol company to expedite environmental permits for a proposed plant.

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4 NC community colleges to get grants from Duke Energy
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/27/2008 - 9:31am.

Four community colleges in North Carolina will receive up to $250,000 each in awards from the Duke Energy Community College Grant Program.

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