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Archive - Dec 28, 2012

Fayetteville police chief accidentally shoots self

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Fayetteville's police chief is back on the job after accidentally shooting herself in the hand. Fayetteville Police Department Interim Chief Katherine Bryant was wounded earlier this week. Details surrounding the incident have not been released, but officials said the accident did not happen with her police issued weapon. No one else was hurt. Full story...
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Thieves steal meteorites from NC science institute

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North Carolina authorities are searching for thieves who stole more than 100 meteorites from around the globe in a Christmas Eve break-in at a science education center. Full story...
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NC Medicaid services remain for dementia patients

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People with dementia or Alzheimer's disease living in special facilities in North Carolina can retain current levels of personal care services in the new year while their custodians appeal decisions to scale back Medicaid support. Full story...
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Russian adoption law affects local families

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video Russia is playing politics with people, little people. The new bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children hurts American families as well as children already in the adoption process. It's a frustrating move that one Wilmington woman has seen before. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: The Cape Fear Museum

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videoWWAY's George Elliot stopped by the Cape Fear Museum to check out their exhibit "Shopping Around Wilmington," and to see what else they have coming up. Full story...
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Wounded soldier returns home to Wilmington with optimistic outlook on future

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videoSgt. James Pierce came home to a hero's welcome last weekend. Now, he must work to get his body, mind and spirit healed after surviving the devastating attack that killed another local soldier. Full story...
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Strike averted, for now, at East Coast ports

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video A deal has been struck that for now averts a strike by 14,500 longshoremen at major ports on the East Coast and Gulf of Mexico. Full story...
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Ring in 2013 with 'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest'

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video Ryan Seacrest hosts the year's biggest celebration at the crossroads of the world when Carly Rae Jepsen and Neon Trees join headliner Taylor Swift performing live in Times Square on "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2013," MONDAY on ABC and WWAY. Full story...
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NWS says microburst, not tornado, struck Kure Beach

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video The storm that rolled through Kure Beach the day after Christmas has been declared a microburst by the National Weather Service. Instead of swirling winds from a tornado, microbursts have straight line winds. Full story...
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