Archive - May 31, 2013
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Trot Nixon added to Wilmington Walk of Fame
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/31/2013 - 10:59pm.

videoWWAY's Trot Nixon was inducted into the Celebrate Wilmington Walk of Fame at the Cotton Exchange on Friday afternoon. Mayor Bill Saffo also declared Friday Trot Nixon Day in Wilmington.

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WWAY's Friday night sports - May 31; Scorpions and Seahawks lose; "Trot Nixon Day" in Wilmington
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 05/31/2013 - 10:58pm.

videoOn Friday North Brunswick lost game one of their best of three baseball state championship series. The UNCW baseball team lost to Elon in the NCAA's. Friday was "Trot Nixon Day' in Wilmington. We've got the complete story from Saturday's ceremony.

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Police officers credited with saving women, baby from near drowning
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 05/31/2013 - 10:58pm.

Two Wrightsville Beach Police officers saved two women and an infant from a near drowning this evening.

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Blood in the Water: The Expedition Hurricane of 1861
Submitted by Jerry Jackson on Fri, 05/31/2013 - 10:56pm.

video"Blood in the Water" tells the story of an ill-fated naval expedition during the early days of the Civil War and helps get you ready for Hurricane Season 2013.

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Sides settle NC lawsuit over $910,000 fish prize
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/31/2013 - 10:48pm.

One of the country's richest deep-sea fishing tournaments and the anglers who landed an 880-pound blue marlin are settling their North Carolina lawsuit over the $910,000 prize.

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Authorities arrest NC man sought for car fire
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/31/2013 - 10:47pm.

Caldwell County authorities have arrested a man who they say doused a woman's car with gasoline and set it on fire as she and another person sat inside. Officials say Wayne Burns was arrested during a traffic stop in neighboring Burke County early Friday morning.

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Mistrial declared after jury deadlocks in NC trial
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/31/2013 - 10:40pm.

A Superior Court judge has declared a mistrial after the jury in the first-degree murder trial of a Durham man failed to reach a unanimous verdict.

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Downtown businesses cash in on Sundown Concert series
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 05/31/2013 - 9:55pm.

videoWilmington downtown businesses looked to cash in on the Downtown Sundown Concert series’ crowd on Friday night.

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