Archive - Jun 23, 2009
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Teen driver free on bond, facing manslaughter charges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/23/2009 - 5:13pm.

videoCaleb Diaz and Jacob Mosely died after a fatal crash off Royal Oaks Road. Jospeh Moreno was driving the car, and at seventeen years old, he is facing two counts of involuntary manslaughter.

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Cause for economic optimism?
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/23/2009 - 5:05pm.

videoArea unemployment rates are the highest they've been in the last 15 years, but early rebounds in retail sales, real estate sales, and room occupancy tax collections are signs of strength for the local economy.

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Hammerheads to host MLS' Chicago Fire
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/23/2009 - 4:55pm.

videoNormally when the Wilmington Hammerheads play soccer they play teams on their same level, the second division of United Soccer League, one of the minor leagues of pro soccer. However, on Tuesday, June 30th, the Hammerheads get to host a MLS team.

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Social media helps inform world of Iranian crisis
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/23/2009 - 4:46pm.

videoWith the Iranian government clamping down on journalists and coverage, much of what we know about the situation has reached us via social media, something completely unheard of just a few years ago.

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Keeping H1N1 out of summer camps
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/23/2009 - 4:25pm.

It's summer camp time, and with so many kids being in such close quarters, camps are trying to prevent the H1N1 virus from spreading.

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Sheriffs believe suspects in spa raids may have left state
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/23/2009 - 4:11pm.

A Brunswick County prostitution raid that ended in fourteen arrests has left sheriff's deputies hoping the suspects return for their court date.

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Senate Commerce Committee thrown for a loop
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/23/2009 - 3:41pm.

Senators put the brakes on some legislative sleight of hand that would have effectively stalled the Titan America cement plant in Wilmington.

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Five horses back in Pender County couple possession
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/23/2009 - 3:38pm.

videoAfter having almost a dozen animals taken away from them for mistreatment, a Pender County couple now has five of their horses back.

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