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Archive - Sep 28, 2012

After 50 years, Flip's sign is gone

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video Wilmington's sign ordinance is forcing businesses in the Port City to remove signs that do not comply. Today that meant the end of an era for one sign many people say is a Wilmington icon. Full story...
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WWAY's Friday night sports - Sept. 28

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video Week number seven of the high school football season is in the books. It includes a high scoring affair from the New Hanover-New Bern game, the Hoggard-Laney encounter and much more! Click play video in order to see WWAY's 5th Quarter. Click full story for scores from around the state and WWAY's high school football photo gallery from the seventh week of the season. Full story...
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NC wants better rail access to port

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State officials want the North Carolina Railroad Company to promise to contribute $70 million for a new storage facility at the Morehead City port. Full story...
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NC man charged with murder in 4-year-old's death

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Authorities in Richmond County say an Ellerbe man is charged with murder after the body of a 4-year-old girl was found inside her home. Full story...
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NC man arrested for shooting into home; girl hurt

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Police in Laurinburg have filed charges against a man who they say fired shots into a home and injured an 8-year-old girl. Full story...
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Artist Ivey Hayes dead at 64

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Local artist Ivey Hayes has died. He was 64. Hayes's brother Phillips says the man known for his paintings of vibrant colors and southern life died this morning at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Full story...
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Officials in Buncombe County say 10 show horses were killed when their barn burned to the ground.

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Officials in Buncombe County say 10 show horses were killed when their barn burned to the ground. Full story...
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1 dead after fight in Anson County prison

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Officials say one inmate is dead and one was injured in a fight at an Anson County correctional center. Full story...
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Laney High Class of '82 reunites for homecoming game

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video It was a special Friday night for the Laney Buccaneers. Not only was it the school's homecoming game against undefeated Hoggard, but the class of 1982 celebrated 30 years since graduation. They still show plenty of school spirit for the blue and gold. Full story...
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Fishing regulations change Monday

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video Monday ushers in the unofficial start of the fall fishing season and there are new rules and regulation that could end your season early if your not aware. Full story...
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King Mackerel Club hosts tournament this weekend at Kure Beach

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In Kure Beach, King Mackerel Club members are excited for their Carolina Fall Challenge Tournament this weekend. Full story...
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Four of Leland quintuplets out of the hospital

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video Four down and one to go. Almost all of the Leland quintuplets are out of the hospital after being born in Arizona September 4. Full story...
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KKK leader in NC convicted on weapons charges

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A Ku Klux Klan leader from North Carolina has been convicted on weapons and explosive charges related to a plot to blow up his county sheriff. Full story...
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PPD Beach2Battleship Triathalon heroes announced

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Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) today announced the 2012 team of inspirational athletes serving as PPD Heroes and competing in the PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon on Oct. 20. Full story...
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'Captain America' won't follow 'Iron Man' to NC

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Iron Man may like the ocean, but it looks like Captain America prefers the lake. "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," long rumored to be considering Wilmington as a filming location, will film portions in Cleveland in 2013, the Greater Cleveland Film Commission announced Friday. Full story...
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