Archive - Aug 6, 2013
7 acres on Surry Street rezoned as light industrial
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 11:43pm.

video City Council voted to rezone roughly 7 acres on Scurry Street as light industrial, which is a change from the landowner’s initial request. Originally the owner wanted to rezone most of the land as industrial.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - August 6
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 10:58pm.

videoWith two solid rounds of golf UNCW's Lori Beth Adams has advanced to the match play portion of the U.S. Women's Amateur in Charleston. 156 golfers started the competition on Monday, but only 64 will compete in match play. The playoffs start at home on Wednesday for the Wilmington Sharks. Post 10 starts regional play on Thursday in Asheboro. Plus more!

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Barclay West rezoning wins initial approval
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 10:24pm.

video City Council unanimously approved a massive mixed-use project planned for South 17th Street on Tuesday. The rezoning would accommodate a large development featuring offices, businesses and apartments.

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4-year-old boy honored at City Council meeting
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 10:13pm.

video A 4-year-old boy was recognized by city council Tuesday after he alerted his grandmother when he found a gun on a local playground.

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US gov't accuses BofA of civil fraud in bond sale
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 9:40pm.

The U.S. government has accused Bank of America Corp. of civil fraud, saying the company failed to disclose risks and mislead investors in its sale of $850 million of mortgage bonds during 2008.

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High Point mayor pays late utility bills
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 9:38pm.

Officials in High Point say the mayor has paid the more than $500 she owed the city in delinquent utility bills dating back to 2012.

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Private firm to create 162 jobs in Catawba County
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 9:36pm.

A manufacturer in Catawba County has announced it is expanding its operation, saying it plans to create 162 new jobs and invest more than $3.3 million over the next three years in Hickory and Conover.

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Star News: Man who was shot arrested on unrelated charges
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 9:19pm.

video The Star News reports, a 20-year-old man who was shot yesterday in Wilmington was arrested on unrelated charges after leaving the hospital.

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