Archive - Apr 13, 2012
WWAY's Friday night sports - April 13
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 10:50pm.

video WWAY’s Friday night sports segment featured the Wilmington Sea Dawgs semi-pro basketball team at home against Big Texas. We also went to Brooks Field to check out UNCW against Hofstra in a battle of the top two teams in the CAA. We even featured high school baseball action between Laney and New Hanover, as well as Wilmington Christian.

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Aldermen grant permit for Oceanic pier expansion
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 9:51pm.

It's time to expand. Thursday night, the Board of Alderman approved a conditional use permit for the Oceanic to allow an extra 115 outdoor seats on its pier.

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Five Leland police officers suspended, former interim chief included
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 9:41pm.

video The town of Leland has suspended five police officers without pay as a result of ongoing investigations.

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10 nabbed following undercover operation in Durham
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 9:38pm.

Police in Durham say 10 people face a total of 25 felony and 44 misdemeanor charges following a two-month undercover operation targeting organized retail theft.

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Camp Lejeune-based RI Marine killed in Afghanistan
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 9:35pm.

Military officials say a Marine from Camp Lejeune has been killed in Afghanistan.

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NC man arrested for peeping into locker room
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 9:34pm.

An eastern North Carolina man is facing peeping and trespassing charges after authorities say he videotaped baseball players in their locker room.

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4-alarm fire engulfs Salisbury funeral home
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 9:30pm.

A four-alarm fire has engulfed a Salisbury funeral home, where the bodies of two women awaiting funerals were inside caskets.

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NC native Scotty McCreery plays to sold-out crowd at Trask Coliseum
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Fri, 04/13/2012 - 9:29pm.

Native of Garner, North Carolina with a bass voice that melts teenaged girls across the country, Scotty McCreery performed to a sold-out crowd at Trask Coliseum.

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