Archive - Jul 6, 2011
Citizens rally to stop Titan Cement's 'bullying tactics'
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 10:41pm.

Some very concerned citizens gathered in Castle Hayne Wednesday afternoon to protest the proposed Titan Cement plant.

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Pender Co. Commissioner Brown: 'Health Board is on the right track'
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 10:05pm.

video The Pender County Health Department seems to be having a tough time getting things together. WWAY sat down with County Commissioner and Health Board member George Brown to discuss the controversy surrounding county employee Shirley Steele and other issues.

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Cigarette blamed for fire that killed Wilmington man
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 8:27pm.

An elderly man is dead after an afternoon fire in Wilmington, and investigators say an improperly discarded cigarette was the cause.

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TROUBLESHOOTERS: Customer says dress shop did not deliver as promised
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 5:15pm.

video Ordering a dress for a special occasion is an exciting time for a woman. But when the dress does not arrive quickly, and then even more time goes by, that excitement turns to stress.

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Randy to the Rescue: Lamps
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 4:50pm.

videoFor this week's edition of Randy to the Rescue, we head over to D. Baxter's for some tips on sprucing up your lamps.

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Crews battling wildfires burned out after weeks on duty
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 4:14pm.

video Fighting along a fire line for weeks at a time is a challenging task. Many of the crews battling a wildfire in Pender County have been at it for more than a month straight.

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UPDATE: Police find part of car involved in hit & run
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 3:54pm.

Police now have an idea of the car they're looking for after a hit and run vehicle crash that put a college student in the hospital over the weekend. Wilmington Police say they've found a mirror from the car at the scene.

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ONLY ON 3: $1 million project fixing up closed school building
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 07/06/2011 - 3:45pm.

videoThere will be no classes at D.C. Virgo Middle School this fall. But this summer, the school is getting a facelift. That has some in the community upset.

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