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Archive - Jan 13, 2012

Full Court Press 2011-2012: Week 5

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video Another Full Court Press is in the books. Click full story in order to see all of the high school basketball scores from around the region from Friday night. Click the Full Court Press icon on our homepage to watch Friday's Full Court Press. This includes highlights and pre-game hooplah from West Bladen's win over East Bladen along with New Hanover's victory over Laney. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Wilmington Police end downtown standoff in arrest of murder suspect

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video After several hours in a standoff, the Wilmington Police Department has arrested Andrew Bernard Adams, a murder suspect, at a house at 815 N. 6th Street. Full story...
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Soles found not guilty of assault; Jernigan denies previous claims of sexual relationship

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videoA judge has found former state Sen. R.C. Soles not guilty of assaulting another man. Frankie Jernigan claimed Soles hit him in the face with a metal cane back in September. Full story...
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Did Pop Herring really cut Michael Jordan? A 'Sports Illustrated' Special Report

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To an outsider watching Pop Herring's basketball tryout in November 1978, it would not have been obvious that the gym at Laney High held a player destined to become the greatest in the universe. He was still Mike Jordan then, not Michael Jordan, just another sophomore guard among 50 eager boys competing for 15 spots on the varsity and 15 more on the junior varsity. Full story...
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Search for young woman leads to body buried in yard

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videoA grisly discovery for Wilmington Police officers searching for a missing person today. While looking for clues, officers found a body buried outside a downtown Wilmington home. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: IRS hits Navassa with $35k penalty

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videoThe IRS has issued a nearly $35,000 fine to the Town of Navassa. When reached by phone this morning, Mayor Eulis Willis said the council has not yet talked about the penalty, but it does have the town's lawyer working on it. Full story...
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Warren gets restraining order to stop removal hearing

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videoA judge has postponed a Brunswick County Commission hearing scheduled for Tuesday to see if there's cause to remove Commissioner Charles Warren from the DSS Board. FULL COMPLAINT INSIDE. Full story...
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Murder suspect arrested; may have hidden gun in rectum

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A man pulled over by a state trooper in Onslow County this week turned out to be wanted for murder in Georgia. And he may have hidden a gun in a very unusual place. Full story...
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Marines name general to handle video probes

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The Marine Corps on Friday laid the groundwork for deciding what, if any, disciplinary action will be taken in the case of an Internet video purporting to show Marine snipers urinating on dead bodies in Afghanistan. Full story...
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Perdue: MLK wouldn't like voter ID, education cuts

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Gov. Bev Perdue says the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. would be troubled by efforts in North Carolina to require photo identification to vote and by education spending reductions. Full story...
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3 killed at NC lumber company; gunman hurt

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Police say a gunman who opened fire at a lumber company targeted four of his co-workers, killing three of them and critically injuring the other person. Full story...
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Titan site in Castle Hayne wins Energy Star award

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As opponents continue to fight a proposed cement plant in Castle Hayne because of environmental impacts, the plant's parent company has won an environmental award. Full story...
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WWAY, NHRMC Health Fair offers free screenings, advice

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videoIf you haven't given up on your New Year's resolutions yet, you may be looking for a way to get healthy. There was plenty of advice available today at the annual Taking Control of Your Health Fair hosted by WWAY and New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Full story...
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"And the Winner is..." BEST GYM

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videoLast week we found out who has the BEST SALAD to help you eat healthier. But as you work on your New Year's resolution, where should you go to get in active and in shape? Maybe it's the place with the best array of machines and weights. Or maybe you're looking for specialized workouts to tone your body. Whatever your exercise options, we want to know which is the BEST GYM in the Cape Fear. Congratulations to CrossFit Coastal! Full story...

Silver Alert ends with man found dead

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The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says a Silver Alert issued last night ended when the man they were looking for was found dead. Full story...
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