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Archive - Jul 26, 2013

2 men found dead on North Topsail Beach

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videoPolice say around 10:40 p.m. officers responded to the beach strand area between Ocean Drive and the Village of Stump Sound, located off of NC Hwy 210, for a possible stabbing. When they got there, officers found two men dead on the sand. The names of the victims have not been released. Full story...
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Wilmington native aims for 2016 Paralympic Games

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videoIt was not the birthday present Wes Hall was expecting as he entered high school. "It's not something you want to hear right before your 15th birthday,” the Wilmington native said. Full story...
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Carolina Flyboard jet-packs over the Cape Fear River

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videoA unique sight caught the attention of many people strolling around Downtown tonight. A new Wilmington company, Carolina Flyboard, had a representative jet-pack over the Cape Fear River. Full story...
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Bond denied for NC man deemed danger to public

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A federal judge has denied bond for a Henderson County man he deemed an "overwhelming" danger to the public after testimony indicated he threatened to shoot his sister, prompting a lockdown at the school where she worked. Full story...
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Union County sheriff's deputies shoot, kill man

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Union County sheriff's deputies have shot and killed a man who authorities say pointed a gun at them. Full story...
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Police look for suspects in bank robbery, shootout

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High Point police are searching for four suspects who took a bag of money from armored truck guards as they were unloading it and made their getaway as the guards shot at them. Full story...
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Charlotte going slow on response to airport bill

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Charlotte's city manager says the officials are examining a full range of options after the N.C. General Assembly voted on new legislation to establish an airport authority. Full story...
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Brunswick man charged with animal cruelty

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videoBrunswick County Sheriff's Office Animal Protective Services Unit has charged James Miles Butler, 27, of Pine Needle Rd., Longwood, with cruelty to animals. Full story...
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Chadbourn man stabbed to death

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videoA Chadbourn man is dead after apparently being stabbed by his girlfriend. Chadbourn Town Manager Stevie Cox says a man is dead after he was stabbed around 11 last night. Full story...
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Civil War relics stolen from Cape Fear Museum

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videoSome pieces of Civil War history are missing from the Cape Fear Museum in Wilmington. The museum staff noticed they were missing this morning. Full story...
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Brunswick Co. man accused of having sex with teen

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Arrest warrants from the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office accuse Rodney Lee Outlaw, 54, with a 15-year-old girl. Full story...
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Anonymous tip leads to four arrests, 1,500 bags of heroin

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videoThe Brunswick County Sheriff's Office and DEA have arrested four people for allegedly trafficking heroin. Investigators say they seized 1,560 bags of heroin during a traffic stop on NC 211 in Suppy after anonymous information and surveillance led to the stop. Full story...
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Coast Guard investigating after barge hits pier in ICW

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videoThe Coast Guard is investigating after a barge hit a pier in the Intracoastal Waterway near Mason Inlet. The Coast Guard says it got a call from a crewmember aboard the tug Betty Jo at about 3:45 a.m. reporting the boat had run aground and hit a private pier as it passed through Mason Inlet. Full story...
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Pender Co. horse dies of EEE

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videoThe Pender County Health Department says a four-year-old miniature stallion has died from Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). It's the third case of EEE reported in North Carolina so far this year and second case reported in our area. Full story...
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WWAY's Friday night sports - July 26

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videoFriday was a big game for the Wilmington Hammerheads. Watch tonight's video for highlights of sports action in the Cape Fear. Full story...
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