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Archive - Mar 2013

Explore with George: Hemenway Center open house

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videoThe Hemenway Center on McRae Street has served the community since 1990. But they'd like to get the word out to more people about what they have to offer. So they're hosting an open house tomorrow. Full story...
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McCrory's budget plan draws mixed reviews during Wilmington visit

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videoGov. Pat McCrory today made his first trip to the Port City since taking office in January. His visit comes one day after he announced his budget plan for the next two years, which CFCC says will take a bite out of a signature program. Full story...
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Gov. McCrory discusses jobs in our area, budget plan

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videoGov. Pat McCrory made his first visit to Wilmington since taking office. He discussed job development in the region and the budget plan he announced yesterday, including how it would impact the Marine Technology program at Cape Fear Community College. Full story...
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Pender County leaders taking action into animal shelter

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video Pender County authorities say they are taking action and looking into the complaints that were made about the animal shelter Monday night. They plan to make major changes to help safeguard against similar problems down the road. Full story...
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WHQR pledge drive underway

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video Hundreds of volunteers are answering calls from all over the region receiving pledges for WHQR radio's fundraising campaign. More than half of the station's annual budget comes from the drive. Full story...
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Police investigate Winnabow man's murder in Wilmington

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videoA Winnabow man is dead after a shooting overnight in Wilmington. Now police are looking for his killer, and family members are trying to figure out what happened. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Onslow Co. deputy resigns after traffic incident in SC

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videoAn Onslow County Sheriff's deputy has been resigned after video surfaced online of a traffic accident in South Carolina. Full story...
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BUILDING HISTORY: Brunswick Town

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video Today’s building history might be a little light on building, but there is plenty of history in Brunswick Town. “Brunswick Town started in 1726 by Col. Maurice Moor, his brother Roger started Orton plantation in 1725, Full story...
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McCrory budget proposal would cripple CFCC Marine Tech program

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videoGovernor McCrory unveiled his state budget proposal today and it doesn't bode well for Cape Fear Community College's Marine Tech program. The proposal only allocates $344,000 to the program, only half of what it takes to operate on an annual basis. Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - March 20

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videoOn Wednesday the Cleveland Cavaliers did more than test the Miami Heat. Miami overcame a 27 point deficit to keep the second longest NBA streak in history alive. The UNCW baseball team is also streaking. The Seahawks beat Charleston Southern on Wednesday. Former New Hanover track standout Jermaine Jones recently won an individual national championship. Plus more! Full story...
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Legislators elect next class to serve on UNC board

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The General Assembly has elected its next class of 16 people to serve on the University of North Carolina Board of Governors. Full story...
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Women to NC lawmakers: We will fight abortion bill

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Activists are telling North Carolina lawmakers they will fight legislation requiring doctors who provide abortions to have admitting privileges at a local hospital. Full story...
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Camp Lejeune Marines killed in training exercise identified

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The military has released the names of seven Marines who died in a mortar explosion during a training exercise in Nevada. The victims range in age from 19 to 26. They were part of the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force in Camp Lejeune, N.C. Full story...
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Sheriff fires CSI deputy for violating policies, procedures

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video A New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy is off the job. Sheriff Ed McMahon fired Deputy Victoria McNally Walsh, who was a part of the Crime Scene Investigation Unit. Full story...
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McIntyre announces $310,032 in federal funds for Surf City Volunteer Fire Department

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Congressman Mike McIntyre announced Wednesday that the Surf City Volunteer Fire Department has received $310,032 in federal funds for operations and safety improvements. Full story...
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