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

Archive - Jun 2012

Hammerheads win; Sharks lose

READ MORE:
videoThe Wilmington Hammerheads got back into the win column on Saturday night at Legion Stadium against the Los Angeles Blues. The second half of the summer league baseball season is now underway for the Wilmington Sharks. Unfortunately the Sharks lost the first game of the second half on the road. Full story...
»

Currie celebrates unity of community, country

READ MORE:
The day to celebrate our country's independence is just days away, but some folks got an early start this weekend. Full story...
»

Oak Island celebrates heat, history at Beach Day

READ MORE:
Beach Day is about having fun and honoring history by celebrating the merger of the Towns of Yaupon Beach and Long Beach into the Town of Oak Island. Full story...
»

Firefighters work for fun, fellowship

READ MORE:
Firefighters put themselves in danger nearly every day to make sure we are safe. But this weekend, many got together to do their job for fun. Full story...
»

Memorial held for murdered delivery driver

READ MORE:
The community continues to mourn the murder of a Chinese food delivery driver. A private memorial was held Saturday in Wilmington. Liu's family and friends from the area and from across the globe attended the Chinese memorial. Full story...
»

Forecasters predict poor air conditions across NC

READ MORE:
State officials say it will be an unpleasant weekend to be outdoors across much of North Carolina during the weekend. Full story...
»

NC museum holds symposium about Doc Watson

READ MORE:
Friends and musical partners of musician Doc Watson are gathering at the North Carolina Museum of Art for a symposium about his life and legacy. Full story...
»

NC wildlife group offers reward in elk killing

READ MORE:
A reward is being offered to help catch those responsible for the May killing of three elk near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Haywood County. Full story...
»

Hoops fellowship event tips off on Saturday

READ MORE:
Ashley High School graduate Quandrae Dixon wants to give back to his hometown. Dixon will be heading to Mongolia to continue his pro basketball career in the fall, yet he's putting on a two day basketball event this weekend in Wilmington. Full story...
»

WWAY's Friday night sports - June 29

READ MORE:
video On Friday night the Wilmington Sharks ended the first half of the season in grand style. The Sharks reached double digits in runs for the second time this year. That's just one of our stories from Friday night's 11pm sports on WWAY. Full story...
»

Southport considers cannon policy after man claims hearing damage

READ MORE:
video The firing of a historic cannon is a tradition in Southport. But after a man claimed he suffered permanent hearing damage from the cannon, the city is considering a new policy for future blasts. Full story...
»

Brisson, Hill set to join Republicans to override Perdue's budget veto

READ MORE:
Republicans in the General Assembly will need some help from across the aisle to override Gov. Bev Perdue's veto of the state budget, and it looks like they may already have half the votes they need from our area. Full story...
»

DA's interns drink to learn

READ MORE:
video A group of interns from our district attorney's office took part in what's called a wet lab. It's an opportunity to learn about the process of administering sobriety tests as well as what it's like to blow a .08 and actually perform the tests. Full story...
»

Census shows Wilmington still on the grow

READ MORE:
Despite its slow recovery from the Great Recession, Wilmington continues to grow. The Port City’s population grew 1.7 percent, to 108,297 residents, according to U.S. Census Bureau estimates. Full story...
»

Wilmington Patriotic Concert changes venue due to heat

READ MORE:
The Wilmington Patriotic Concert scheduled for Sunday at 8 p.m. on the riverfront downtown is changing locations. Full story...
»