Archive - Jan 28, 2012
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Towson snaps 41 game losing skid against UNCW
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 6:15pm.

The Towson Tigers hadn't won a men's college basketball game since December 29, 2010. The Tigers fortune changed on Saturday. Towson snapped a 41 game losing streak against the UNC Wilmington Seahawks.

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NC agency approves rate hike for Duke Energy
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 3:19pm.

Duke Energy has won approval from a state agency for a rate increase for its North Carolina customers.

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NAACP leader says country's eyes are on NC
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 3:14pm.

The national leader of the NAACP says the eyes of the whole country are on North Carolina politics this year.

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Rep. Bill Faison says he's running for governor
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 3:05pm.

Democratic state Rep. Bill Faison announced his bid for North Carolina governor on Saturday, saying he's the best candidate to restore education and health care jobs through his work in the Legislature and when he reaches the Executive Mansion next January.

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Moms shop and swap for like-new clothes
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 2:36pm.

Kids all over the Cape Fear now have some new clothes after the first ever Wilmington ‘peace. love. swap.’ event this weekend.

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Painting pup celebrates birthday, raises funds for canine cancer research
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 2:29pm.

Netop the painting pooch celebrated his ninth birthday this weekend, complete with cake and of course a canvas.

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BBQ masters cook up meat with a mission
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 1:52pm.

Whether you like it smoky, sweet, saucy or savory, there's no denying barbecue is a southern favorite.

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Bank robbery suspect arrested
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 01/28/2012 - 8:25am.

Wilmington Police arrested a man early Saturday morning for a Friday afternoon bank robbery. Detectives had gotten a warrant Friday for 26-year-old Branden Paul Kolterjahn in connection with the armed robbery of the TD Bank at 802 S. College Road.

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