Archive - Jul 26, 2012
Men charged with sex offense against mentally handicapped boy
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 07/26/2012 - 10:28pm.

video Investigators are looking into two men accused of sexual offense against a mentally handicapped boy in Pender County. Sheriff's investigators say the 16-year-old boy visiting Hampstead for Easter was the victim of second-degree sexual offense.

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ONLY ON 3: Despite precedent, SHP won't release texts from trooper accused of rape
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 07/26/2012 - 10:22pm.

video We have more information about the investigation into rape allegations against a state trooper. Last night the alleged rape victim showed us several text messages she says she exchanged with Trpr. Bryan Phillips, many of them explicit, leading up to the alleged attack, which she says happened Monday night.

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - July 26
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/26/2012 - 9:35pm.

video It was WWAY night at the Shark Tank tonight; the hometown team split tonight's doubleheader. The Southern Conference announced their preseason football selections, but how long will the SoCon have 12 teams? NBA schedules are out, things can only get better for the Charlotte Bobcats. And speaking of schedules, the UNC Tar Heels say aloha to the Maui Invitational.

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Authorities find 2 bodies in Lincolnton home
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 07/26/2012 - 8:25pm.

Police in Lincolnton are investigating the deaths of a married couple whose bodies were found inside their home.

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NC teen accused of stealing money from grocer
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 07/26/2012 - 8:22pm.

A teenager who bagged and stocked groceries at an Erwin store is accused by police of stealing $31,000 from the business since May.

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Woman dies off NC coast; husband hospitalized
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 07/26/2012 - 8:21pm.

Authorities say a pregnant woman from Washington, D.C., has died after being pulled from the water near Buxton.

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UNC faculty seeks review of athletics, academics
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 07/26/2012 - 8:19pm.

A report by a special faculty committee at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is calling for an independent commission of outside experts in higher education to review athletics and academics at the university.

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Lejeune Visitor Center will remain on normal operating schedule
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/26/2012 - 6:46pm.

Hours after announcing that they were cutting back the hours of their Visitor Center to cut costs and increase efficiency, Camp Lejeune announced that they will continue to run the Visitor Center 24/7.

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