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Archive - Jul 3, 2008

USO Restoration Rededication

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videoWilmington has now laid claim to the title of "America's World War II City". That was just part of Thursday's rededication of the newly created and renovated Hannah Block Historic USO Building. Full story...
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What's happening around the region this 4th of July weekend?

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videoThere's plenty happening around the region this Independence Day weekend. Full story...
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Outlook on summer tourism in the area

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A summer vacation is a valued commodity, and Americans are reluctant to give it up. In order to save money on gas vacationers are staying closer to home during the July 4th holiday week. Full story...
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Ocean Isle and Sunset Beaches cracking down on fireworks

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Yesterday we told you about what was legal to set off in North Carolina, like sparklers, but Sunset Beach police say, this year, even the legal stuff isn't allowed. Full story...
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Fourth of July on Bald Head Island

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videoOne popular July Fourth destination around here is Bald Head Island. Who would miss the annual golf cart parade? Full story...
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Cape Fear Pride 2008 - Shallotte

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videoOn your way to the Brunswick County beaches, you might pass through a small town called Shallotte. On its main street lies an old family business, that's getting ready for the changing times. Full story...
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USCIS to naturalize 100 U.S. soldiers in Southport

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videoA very special naturalization ceremony is taking place tonight in Southport, where a group of 100 members of the United States armed forces will become U.S. citizens. Full story...
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Banner plane crashes near SC beach

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A banner plane has crashed in the ocean just off North Myrtle Beach. Reports indicate that nobody was seriously injured. Full story...
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House votes to freeze involuntary annexations

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The North Carolina House has voted to freeze the ability of cities and towns to gobble up county land without the approval of residents. Full story...
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Easley receiving national education award

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North Carolina Gov. Mike Easley is being lauded by the nation's top teacher lobbying group as "America's Greatest Education Governor." Full story...
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Panel approves Easley's mortgage foreclosure plan

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A plan designed to prevent some home foreclosures is moving forward in the North Carolina House. Full story...
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Local youngsters visit WWAY to learn about weather

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videoAbout a dozen kids from the Childcare Network in Wilmington visited the NewsChannel Three studios Wednesday morning for a lesson from meteorologist Sonya Stevens. Full story...
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Water pump noise angering residents

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videoA noisy wastewater treatment plant has created a lot of buzz in a New Hanover County neighborhood – literally. Full story...
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The course of human events changed forever

This weekend most Americans will take time to fire up the grill, stuff themselves with burgers and potato salad and ooh and ahh at fireworks.

NC lawmakers to go home for weekend without budget

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The North Carolina Legislature will adjourn for the July 4 weekend without passing a state budget. Full story...
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