Archive - 2013
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Ticket for parking in Wilmington mayor's spot thrown out
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 3:51pm.

videoA Wilmington man who was ticketed for parking in Mayor Bill Saffo's parking space at City Hall will not have to pay a $20 fine after all.

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Charities get rush of donations as year comes to close
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 2:20pm.

videoToday is the final day to make donations you can write off on your 2013 tax return. New Year's Eve is one of the Salvation Army's busiest days to collect what some families in our area really need.

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Children's Museum gets party started early with New Year's Noon
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 1:55pm.

videoThe Children's Museum of Wilmington made sure kids do not have to worry about missing the New Year's fun because of a bedtime. Even though 2014 is just hours away, some children rang in the New Year a little early.

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Target reveals gift card snafu
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 1:30pm.

Target is getting hit with another lump of coal this holiday season. The nation's second largest discount retailer says than an unidentified number of gift cards sold over the holidays were not properly activated.

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Pembroke to hold 1st New Year's Eve Pine Cone Drop
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 1:10pm.

The town of Pembroke will celebrate the end of 2013 with the help of a nearly 400-pound pine cone.

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Emerald Isle to hold annual controlled deer hunts
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 1:08pm.

Emerald Isle will begin annual controlled hunts to deal with the town's growing deer population, rather than holding them just every other year.

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3 NC children possibly sickened by E. coli
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 10:14am.

Health officials in Davidson County are investigating a possible E. coli outbreak after three children have become ill.

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Woman dies in wreck with Cumberland County deputy
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Tue, 12/31/2013 - 10:13am.

A woman has died in a wreck with a Cumberland County sheriff's deputy.

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