make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Archive - Apr 8, 2011

Investigators looking for info on driver accused of hitting, killing cyclists

READ MORE:
video Five days after a father and son were hit and killed while riding their bikes up River Road, investigators need your help. The District Attorney, New Hanover County Sheriff's Office and Highway Patrol say they are trying to find anyone who may have seen Thomas Howard Grooms Jr. driving his vehicle before the accident that killed David and Trey Doolittle. Full story...
»

Street Fair and Avett Brothers kick off weekend Azalea festivities

READ MORE:
video Azalea Festival is in full swing now, and Friday night's festivities certainly didn't disappoint. The long awaited blue grass band The Avett Brothers, performed at Trask Coliseum and the Azalea Festival Street Fair began in downtown Wilmington. Full story...
»

If government shuts down, you still have to file taxes

READ MORE:
video With a federal government shutdown looming, many are wondering how that will affect the Cape Fear area. Full story...
»

"And the Winner Is..." BEST AZALEA FESTIVAL EVENT

READ MORE:
It's that time of year again. The sun's up longer, yellow pollen is everywhere and azaleas are in bloom. That can only mean one thing: AZALEA FESTIVAL! This week we want to know what's your favorite event of the week? Is it the Parade on Saturday? The Garden Party on Friday? Or maybe it's the concerts, or the Historic Home Tour or maybe even the Azalea Garden Tour or Street Fair? Whatever you choose, let us know what you think is the BEST AZALEA FESTIVAL EVENT! Full story...
»

Azalea Garden Tour: Oakdale Cemetery

READ MORE:
video It may not be the traditional venue you'd think of for a garden tour, but the Oakdale Cemetery is certainly not a stop you'll want to miss on the 58th Annual Azalea Garden Tour. Full story...
»

Home Tour: Fanning House

READ MORE:
video The Fanning House is more than 150 old, but it has a new look and is home to a young family. The scene of this year's Historic Home Tour Ribbon Cutting is a work in progress and a course study for anyone who thinks they might want to take on a project of historic proportions. Full story...
»

Art Show paints a beautiful picture for Azalea Festival

READ MORE:
If you haven't canvassed all of the Azalea Festival events yet, make sure to stop by the Art Show this weekend. Full story...
»

Azalea Garden Tour: Airlie Gardens

READ MORE:
video The 58th Annual Azalea Garden Tour is underway, and you don't want to miss a regular part of the tour. Known by some as the crown jewel of the Cape Fear, Airlie Gardens attracts thousands to Wilmington each spring to view the beautiful color. Full story...
»

McIntyre, Hagan, Burr pledge not to profit from looming shutdown

READ MORE:
The members of southeastern North Carolina's Congressional delegation say they won't make a dime if the federal government shuts down tonight. Full story...
»

Tar Heel mourns firefighter's death

READ MORE:
video Family and friends are mourning the loss of a fallen firefighter, husband, son, brother and friend. The volunteer firefighter died on the way to a call in Bladen County yesterday. Full story...

Azalea Garden Tour starts with Ribbon Cutting

READ MORE:
video Greenfield Lake. Everyone knows where it is, but it has become a little bit forgotten; upstaged by other area parks. But Greenfield was center stage Friday as the site of the 2011 Azalea Garden Tour Ribbon Cutting. Full story...
»

NC governor pardon to be heard next week

READ MORE:
North Carolina lawmakers will consider the pardon of a governor ousted after fighting the Ku Klux Klan during a meeting next week in the same historic building where the House impeached and the Senate convicted him. Full story...
»

"Hope it's good weather!" -- Azalea Festival Forecast

Ahh yes, the weather forecast is no more important than when there's big outdoor events - and there are no events bigger in Wilmington than the Azalea Festival.

NC considers denying sex offenders EMS credentials

READ MORE:
Registered sex offenders in North Carolina would not be able to work as emergency medical services workers under legislation now heading to Gov. Beverly Perdue's desk. Full story...
»

Judge declines ruling on NC sex offender law

READ MORE:
A North Carolina judge has declined to rule if a state law barring registered sex offenders from using social networking websites like MySpace or Facebook is unconstitutional. Full story...
»