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Archive - Apr 2011

Zahra's father's charges dropped

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The father of a North Carolina girl killed last year is no longer facing worthless check charges in Catawba County. Full story...
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Appeals court overturns stem cell research ban

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A divided federal appeals court has ruled that opponents of taxpayer-funded stem cell research are not likely to succeed in a lawsuit to stop it. Full story...
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NC innocence panel reconvenes for murder case

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The country's only state agency dedicated to investigating claims of innocence is holding a second day of hearings in the cases of two men convicted in a Buncombe County murder. Full story...
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Panthers gather as NFL reopens for business

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About a dozen Carolina Panthers players have been spotted at Bank of America Stadium as the NFL reopened for business. Full story...
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Prince William and Kate Middleton are married

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Prince William and Kate Middleton married in Westminster Abbey on Friday as one million people packed the streets and an estimated two billion more tuned in around the world to witness an event expected to revitalize the British monarchy. Full story...
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School administrator faces sex charges

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The head of a private school in Cumberland County faces 120 charges stemming from what police say was the long-running sexual abuse of a student on campus. Full story...
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Meth cleanup funding running low

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North Carolina is struggling to dispose of dangerous substances found in methamphetamine labs since the federal government quit funding such cleanups two months ago. Full story...
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Pender County family has close call with tornado

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video Storms and damage were widespread Thursday in areas outside of Wilmington. We met one family who is counting their blessings after a brush with a tornado. Full story...
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Tornado damage around Columbus County

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video Though the severe weather wasn't quite as bad today as it was a few weeks ago, there were a few places in Columbus County that did see some damage. Full story...
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Convicted murderer says he was pressured to plead guilty

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A man who pleaded guilty to second-degree murder says he did so because of pressure from his attorneys, family members and prosecutors and not because he killed the man. Full story...
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Wilmington Health to open office in Walmart

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videoFrom groceries to clothing you can get almost anything at Walmart, but soon customers will also be able to see a doctor at the popular store. Full story...
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Several tornadoes reported; damage reported in Columbus, Pender

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What damage did you see? If you have photos or video of the storms or the damage, send them along to newsroom@wwaytv3.com. Full story...
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Storm threat has Ammon residents on edge

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videoThere were tornado warnings and severe thunderstorms throughout Bladen County again today. In Ammon, where storms a couple weeks ago killed three people, the day was particularly tense. Full story...
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Legislature makes new deal on state worker insurance

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The General Assembly has reached a new agreement on how to close a half billion-dollar funding gap for North Carolina's state employee health insurance plan for the next two years. But it's not yet clear whether Gov. Bev Perdue will go along two weeks after she vetoed an earlier package. Full story...
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Government to urge food companies to limit ads for kids

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Commercials promoting sugary breakfast cereals could be put on a strict diet under government guidelines urging food companies to limit marketing of unhealthy products to children. Full story...
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