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

Archive - Apr 2012

Lejeune Marine stabbed to death in DC; fellow Marine in custody

READ MORE:
A Marine is dead and another Marine is in custody after a stabbing incident in Washington, DC, early Saturday morning. The victim has been identified as Philip Bushong, 23, who was based at Camp Lejeune. Full story...
»

'Caged Heat' casting call brings thousands to the mall

READ MORE:
videoHopefuls of every size, shape, age and ethnicity snaked around Independence Mall for the 'Caged Heat' casting call. Movie insiders say that's the code name for 'Iron Man 3,' and extra hopefuls could not be more excited. Full story...
»

Seahawks play in the ooze for student ambassadors

READ MORE:
Plain old volleyball may be fun, but hundreds of UNCW students took it up a notch this weekend for the 19th Annual Oozeball Tournament. Full story...
»

Downtown eye doctor shows off her rims

READ MORE:
As a part of the Rims on the River car show, a downtown optometrist saw an opportunity to showcase some of her own rims. Full story...
»

NC governor hopefuls weigh in on Alcoa dam dispute

READ MORE:
North Carolina's next governor will have a pivotal role in deciding a long-running dispute over the water and profits from the Yadkin River, which have been generated by dams run by Alcoa Inc. for generations. Full story...
»

Blackbeard ship anchor set for brief display

READ MORE:
The first anchor from the wreck of the pirate Blackbeard's flagship off the North Carolina coast is going on public display in Greenville for a few hours. Full story...
»

Last 'Violins of Hope' performance in NC scheduled

READ MORE:
The last performance in North Carolina with restored violins played at Jewish concentration camps and other places will feature master violinist Shlomo Mintz. Full story...
»

Heartfelt author Nicholas Sparks celebrates movie opening, community, volunteerism

READ MORE:
Our corner of the world is the setting for many of best-selling author Nicholas Sparks' romance novels. His newest book-turned-movie 'The Lucky One' hit theaters Friday, and Sparks held a special screening of the film in his hometown of New Bern. Full story...
»

WWAY's Friday night sports - April 20

READ MORE:
video On Friday night's WWAY sports we featured the first day of the Azalea Open Skeet Shooting Tournament in Brunswick. Two world champions are competing in the event. We also featured three high school baseball games: Whiteville vs. North Brunswick, New Hanover vs. New Bern and Ashley vs. Rose. On top of that we had the latest info on UNCW sports. Full story...
»

FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Three suspended Leland cops fired, another resigns

READ MORE:
All five officers suspended last week are now gone from the Leland Police Department. The town fired three of the officers today, and one more quit. A fifth officer quit earlier this week. Full story...
»

KITCHEN SCOOP: Layered Fruit Crumble Cake

READ MORE:
video This week, food blogger and recipe creator Alicia Ross shows you how to make a yummy Layered Fruit Crumble Cake. Full story...
»

Casting director says excitement high for 'Iron Man 3' casting call

READ MORE:
video Stark Industries is flying into the Port City this weekend as "Iron Man 3" holds an open casting call. Casting coordinators hope Wilmington is as excited as Raleigh was last week. Full story...
»

Return of bridge painting means return of delays, closures

READ MORE:
Lane closures and traffic delays are back as paint crews continue working on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge. Work today caused major traffic, and that might be something you have to get used to. Full story...
»

UNCW chancellor officially installed

READ MORE:
video It was a day of celebration at UNC Wilmington, as the school officially installed its new chancellor. Gary Miller says he's ready for the challenge, with a focus on preparing students for future careers. Full story...
»

Two teens charged in attempted abduction of 10-year-old

READ MORE:
video Two Wilmington teenagers are in some big trouble after investigators say they tried to abduct a child heading home from school. Full story...
»