Archive - Dec 2009
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Local farmers face problems with too much rain
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/15/2009 - 10:26am.

We know that rain is vital to growing crops, but too much rain? That is the problem some local farmers are facing. At Sunny Rowe Farm Market in Rocky Point, owner David Rowe said they have had...

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Brunswick County Board of Health talks animal euthanasia
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/15/2009 - 10:14am.

Animal euthanasia headlined the agenda at Monday night's Brunswick County Board of Health meeting in Bolivia. Brunswick County currently uses euthanasia by injection for companion animals.

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Bolivia man arrested, faces multiple drug charges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/15/2009 - 9:43am.

A Bolivia man faces multiple drug charges after the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office seized drugs from his home.

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Monday marks busiest day for USPS
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 5:52pm.

videoIt’s the most wonderful time of the year, but it can often be the most hectic. The United States Postal Service delivers 16.6 billion cards and packages between Thanksgiving and Christmas.

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Pet owners upset in Pender County
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 5:41pm.

videoPender County is looking at ways to strengthen it's dog ordinances. Nothing was decided Monday, but upset pet owners spoke out about their beloved dogs getting viciously attacked or killed by "dangerous" neighborhood dogs.

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Lines yet to be drawn in New Hanover County redistricting
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 5:11pm.

It is an issue that has had parents heated for months. Monday, the New Hanover County School Board met to further it's discussion of middle school redistricting.

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Perdue pays a visit to Camp Lejeune
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 5:03pm.

Governor Bev Perdue paid a visit to Camp Lejeune Monday for a briefing on the upcoming deployment of Marines to Afghanistan. The governor talked about her personal connection to this base, and the needs of the men and women who will soon be shipping out.

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New Hanover High student caught with knives at school
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/14/2009 - 4:35pm.

A student is in custody after being caught with knives on school grounds. New Hanover High School went into lockdown early Monday morning after a sophomore was found in the bathroom with knives.

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