Archive - Jan 16, 2012

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Shot victim, friend hold suspect till police arrive
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 10:59pm.

videoA Wilmington neighborhood is feeling a little bit safer tonight after two men held down an alleged robber until police arrived. One of the men had even been shot in the leg.

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Wilmington Mormon leader, SC voters discuss Romney and LDS faith
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 10:44pm.

videoGOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s wins in Iowa and New Hampshire have certainly put him on the fast track, but does his faith really matter? We spoke with a local Mormon leader as well as South Carolina voters to get their input.

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'Teen Mom 2' star Jenelle Evans to spend the night in jail
Submitted by Laura Seel on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 9:41pm.

"Teen Mom 2" star Jenelle Evans of Oak Island was arrested again Monday evening. According to Brunswick County Sheriff's Office spokesman Del Routh, Evans was brought in on a charge of violating a domestic violence protection order.

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New Hanover suffers first loss of the season; Hoggards wins, Laney loses in MLK Jam
Submitted by Jesse Jones on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 6:48pm.

video School was closed on Monday, but the gym was open at Union High School in Sampson County. The Fourth Annual MLK Basketball Jamfest is an all-day event with several local teams taking part.

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Year after work done, Empie subcontractors still waiting to be paid
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 5:25pm.

Empie Park's Althea Gibson Tennis Center in Wilmington has been up and running for more than a year, but subcontractors who worked on the city park have still not been paid.

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Republican hopefuls hit Myrtle Beach ahead of debate, SC primary
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 5:11pm.

videoThe race for the White House is close as it'll be for months tonight, as Republicans debate in Myrtle Beach. That debate will have one fewer candidate, after Jon Huntsman dropped out this morning.

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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington woman recalls attending King's 'I Have a Dream' speech
Submitted by Asha Dave on Mon, 01/16/2012 - 4:51pm.

videoAugust 28, 1963, was a day that changed our nation and our world forever. That was the day Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., shared his dreams with hundreds of thousands of people on the National Mall, including a Wilmington woman.

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