Archive - Jul 28, 2013
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Wrightsville Beach bridge closed to overnight traffic starting Monday
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 07/28/2013 - 10:49pm.

videoThe Wrightsville Beach bridge will be closed to nightly traffic beginning tomorrow. The bridge will be shut down from 11:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.

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Hoggard alum Cooper agrees to deal with NFL's Cardinals
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 07/28/2013 - 10:12pm.

The Arizona Cardinals have reached a contract agreement with first-round draft pick Jonathan Cooper. The four-year deal is worth about $14.5 million, the maximum allowed under the NFL collective bargaining agreement for Cooper, a Hoggard alum, as the seventh pick overall.

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Man on scooter crashes into SUV
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 07/28/2013 - 5:49pm.

A 49-year-old man on a scooter crashed into an SUV earlier this afternoon. According to Highway Patrol, Mark Taylor crossed over the median and into the SUV on River Road at about 2:45 p.m.

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Cape Fear Blues Festival comes to a close
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 07/28/2013 - 3:53pm.

videoBlues lovers came out to The Rusty Nail this afternoon for an all-day jam.

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Water Street closure forces businesses to make other plans
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 07/28/2013 - 3:27pm.

videoBeginning Monday, part of Water Street in downtown Wilmington will be closed. The closure will not only affect the flow of traffic, but may also hamper area businesses.

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Carolina Yacht Club hosts the Atlantic Coast Championship Regatta
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 07/28/2013 - 12:21pm.

videoFifty-five sailing crews from up and down the east coast traveled to Wrightsville Beach to compete in the Atlantic Coast Championship. Carolina Yacht Club hosted the event which featured the Lighting class of sailboats.

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Moped driver in serious condition after crash on N. 3rd Street
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 07/28/2013 - 9:56am.

videoA moped driver is in serious condition after veering into a truck on the 1000 block of N. North 3rd Street according to Wilmington Police.

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