make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Archive - Apr 2012

NC NAACP goes on radio against marriage amendment

READ MORE:
A civil rights organization is using radio to urge North Carolina voters to oppose the proposed marriage amendment in the name of keeping discrimination out of the state constitution. Full story...
»

NC lottery makes largest education transfer

READ MORE:
A huge jackpot last month helped the North Carolina Education Lottery record its highest quarterly ticket sales ever and its largest cash transfer for education in the lottery's history. Full story...
»

BY GEORGE: A Little of This, A Little of That

I thought I’d touch on a little bit of short and interesting insights and discoveries that I thought you might enjoy, so please accuse the randomness of the following items.  They’

Two shot to death near UNCC

READ MORE:
Two people have been shot to death near the University of North Carolina Charlotte. Full story...
»

Wilmington based race team earns podium finish

READ MORE:
A Wilmington based race team is off to a fast start this year. Last weekend they even found the right formula in the rain. Full story...
»

Emergency management employees on paid leave after allegations of nepotism

READ MORE:
Two assistant directors with the state Division of Emergency Management are on paid leave as the agency investigates reports of nepotism. Full story...
»

Slain teen's family presses DA for answers in suspicious death

READ MORE:
video More than a dozen family members of a 16-year old girl killed last year in Chadbourn met with the Columbus County District Attorney today, demanding answers. The FBI’s civil rights unit is working alongside local and state agencies to find out whether Jasmine Thar’s death was an accident or a crime. Full story...
»

WWAY's Thursday night sports - April 26

READ MORE:
video On Thursday night's sports on WWAY we featured high school soccer, lacrosse, baseball and softball on a rainy night in SE North Carolina. The dominant teams just keep on winning (Topsail softball & Hoggard soccer), while New Hanover's victory in lacrosse just earned the school its first ever appearance in the state lacrosse playoffs. Full story...
»