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Archive - Oct 17, 2012

Davis/Swearingen and Catlin/Gale candidate forums TONIGHT on RTV and WHQR at starting at 7 p.m.

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video WHQR 91.3fm Public Radio will host and broadcast two candidate forums with Ted Davis (R) and Emilie Swearingen (D) for NC House District 19 and Rick Catlin (R) and Tom Gale (D) for NC House District 20. The forum is TONIGHT at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. The forums will also air live on 91.3fm and on RTV. Full story...
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NC lawmen accused of running a protection racket

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The U.S. Attorney's office says three North Carolina lawmen and a former sheriff's deputy are facing corruption and bribery charges. Full story...
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Early voting in 2012 could exceed '08 totals in NC

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The campaigns of President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and their parties' slates of candidates are nearing high gear as in-person early voting begins in all of North Carolina's 100 counties Full story...
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Dalton unveils platform on pay bias, web safety

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Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton says if elected governor he would work to protect children from obscene materials on the Internet and seek tougher penalties for domestic violence perpetrators in North Carolina. Full story...
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NC health officials: 61 cases of E. coil from fair

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Health officials in North Carolina say the number of E. coli cases linked to the Cleveland County Fair has climbed to 61. Full story...
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Ballard and Williams meet in forum for Brunswick Commission District 5

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Compared to the recent presidential debate, the forum for Brunswick County Commission 5th District seat Wednesday night was calm and civil. Full story...
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NC House, Senate candidates square off in Brunswick Co.

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video With early voting just hours away, folks in Brunswick County got the chance to meet their candidates. During the political forum, area NC House and Senate candidates squared off on a variety of topics and issues. Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - Oct. 17

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video On Wednesday on WWAY we checked out soccer action at UNCW.... Former Hoggard offensive lineman Jonathan Cooper continues to rack up mid-season accolades.... NC State is picked to finish in first place in ACC men's basketball season..... Ashley is now ready for the volleyball state playoffs. Did the Screaming Eagles enter with momentum? Find out, plus more! Full story...
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Team of the Week: East Bladen Eagles

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video Every Wednesday during the fall we present the WWAY-Perry's Emporium Team of the Week. This week's recipient is East Bladen High School. After coaching the Eagles for more than 30 years head coach Lenon Fisher decided to step down, but the Eagles performance on the field continues to be impressive with a new boss. Full story...
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7th District House race one of the most expensive in nation

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video One Stop Voting starts tomorrow in the Tar Heel state, which means a pivotal point in this fall campaign. One of the most hotly-contested congressional races in the country is right here in Southeastern North Carolina. Full story...
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