Archive - 2013
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With one vote difference, Tabor City booze referendum gets recount
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 4:39pm.

videoThere will be a recount on a referendum for selling mixed drinks in Tabor City. Columbus County Board of Elections Supervisor Carla Strickland says the final vote was 133 for and 134 against the measure.

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New $100 bills arriving at Wilmington banks
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 4:28pm.

videoNew $100 bills have people doing a double take, but they are for real, and they're showing up at banks in Wilmington.

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Despite most write-in votes for mayor, Meeks says, 'You don't mess with Saffos'
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 3:18pm.

video Although Wilmington's mayoral race was uncontested, there was more than 500 write-in votes. Among those man about town Ricky Meeks led the way with 73.

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Carolina Beach mayoral race heads to Friday recount
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 3:10pm.

video One week after Election Day, and the race for Carolina Beach mayor is not over just yet. Incumbent Bob Lewis has asked for a recount after the New Hanover County Board of Elections' canvass found challenger Dan Wilcox won by just seven votes.

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DOJ agrees to allow US Airways-American merger
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 1:16pm.

videoThe Justice Department says it has reached an agreement to allow the merger of US Airways and American Airlines. The agreement requires the airlines to scale back the size of the merger at key airports in Washington and other big cities.

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MARKING HISTORY: Wilmington Snowfall History
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 8:40am.

videoSnow can be tough to come by in the Port City, but it may happen much more often that you'd think! See how often it snows, how often it sticks, and the records when it comes to the white stuff.

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WWAY's Monday night sports -- November 11th
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 12:06am.

video John Rendleman was on assignment at Coastal Carolina catching up with former Laney High School standout Elijah Wilson who has been tearing it up during his freshman season with the Chanticleers. UNCW men's basketball team discusses how rules changes could be the root of their defensive problems. UNCW soccer prepares for the CAA conference tournament.

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Global warming could be affecting area fisheries
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 11/11/2013 - 11:49pm.

video In North Carolina fishing is a multi-million dollar industry, but researchers say climate change is turning into a fishy situation off our coast.

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