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Archive - Mar 8, 2013

NC among states penalized for being too lax on drunken driving

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Less than a year after President Barack Obama approved a piece of sweeping highway legislation, the U.S. Department of Transportation has penalized 33 states, North Carolina among them, for failing to comply with mandates aimed at curbing drunken driving. Full story...
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North Topsail Beach hires new town manager

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The Town of North Topsail Beach Board of Aldermen appointed Stuart Turille as its new Town Manager at its regular meeting last night. Turille most recently served as Town Administrator for St. Pauls, where he managed five departments and was responsible for successfully obtaining approximately $2 million in grants for the town within five years. Full story...
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Area volunteer shaves head for childhood cancer research

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Supporters in our area are bringing the head-shaving challenge to Wilmington, and one volunteer kicked it all off by shaving his head live on Good Morning Carolina.video Full story...
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City leaders unsure about releasing info in botched WPD sting

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videoThere are still a lot of questions about who did what during a Wilmington Police prostitution sting last year that led to changes in the department yesterday. There could be more answers if Wilmington's top cop would ask a question of city council. Full story...
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Brunswick County Sheriff’s charity ball sells out

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video The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Charitable Foundation presented the second annual charity ball Diamonds and Denim Thursday night. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - March 7

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videoUNCW's Keith Rendleman has been named the player of the year in the CAA by CollegeInsider.com The official Colonial Athletic Association player of the year award will be announced on Friday. Tournament play is underway for the Brunswick Community College men's basketball team and the Cape Fear Community College team. Plus more! Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Neglected dog recovering

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videoDeputies found a dog that was barely skin and bones about two weeks ago in a Brunswick County home. Officers say he was on the brink of death. Now the dog's owner is in jail, and the pup is recovering. Full story...
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Piling up parking tickets could mean consequences

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videoFeeding the meters is a price we have to pay sometimes in order to park in the city limits. And if you don't, you could find a yellow envelope under your car windshield. But some leaders say ticketing is just not enough. Full story...
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