Archive - Jul 2013
Locals react to study that says sea levels on the rise
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 11:30pm.

video Scientists say rising temperatures worldwide could soon lead to rising tides in and around the Port City. Residents are concerned and so are scientists. They say it could happen as early as 2030.

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Wilmington man honors wife one year after death in boating accident
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 10:23pm.

video Ed and Barbara Pierce and two friends were sailing after dark when they hit a concrete platform, killing Barbara. Now, Ed has made it his mission to get the platform marked or destroyed.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - July 31
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 10:20pm.

videoPost 10 needed a comeback in order to win the state title for legion baseball. The Wilmington based squad waited until the ninth inning, but that was enough to hold off Kernersville. Check out WWAY's coverage from Wilson! Pender High has a new girls head basketball coach. A Wilmington youth basketball team recently won a national title. Plus more!

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Court-martial opens for officer on murder charges
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 9:34pm.

Soldiers who served under an 82nd Airborne Division lieutenant have testified that the officer ordered members of his platoon to shoot any Afghans they saw on motorcycles during a patrol last summer

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NC murder suspect rejects deal from assistant DA
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 9:31pm.

A Kings Mountain man accused of first-degree murder has rejected a plea deal that would have led to at least 13 years in prison.

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NC agency suspends license of abortion clinic
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 9:29pm.

An Asheville abortion clinic has had its license suspended by the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services over what the agency calls violations of existing rules.

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Suspect in church break-in says he was framed
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 6:58pm.

videoA man accused of robbing a Wilmington church last night says he was framed. Just before 10 p.m. police responded to a breaking and entering at Emmanuel Temple Church. That's where they found James Davis in an alley way an arrested him for stealing from the church.

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Woman charged in stabbing death of boyfriend
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 6:52pm.

video A woman has been charged in the stabbing death of her boyfriend. The District Attorney's office says Phiffany Bellamy is charged with the murder of Derrick Howard. The DA's office also tells us Bellamy's five-year-old child was a witness to the crime that happened last Thursday night in Chadbourn.

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