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Archive - 2013

Man charged with killing girlfriend in Burlington

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A 42-year-old man already in jail on a domestic violence charge has been charged with murder in the death of a Burlington woman whose skeletal remains were found a year ago. Full story...
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Gov. McCrory visits New Hanover Co. for Manufacturing Day Proclamation

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videoGov. Pat McCrory will visit the Wilmington area Friday. He will be at the Cape Fear Community College's North Campus to make a proclamation in honor of Manufacturing Day. Full story...
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UPDATE: WWAY and DISH reach agreement

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videoAn agreement between Morris Network, Inc., which owns and operates television stations in six Southern television markets, including WWAY NewsChannel 3, and Dish Network, has been reached. Full story...

Despite new law, some businesses post signs to keep guns out

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videoWalking the streets of downtown Wilmington, you may have noticed a few new signs in the windows of some of your favorite restaurants and bars. That's because starting Tuesday, concealed carry permit holders are now allowed to bring their weapons into places that serve alcohol unless business post a sign forbidding it. Full story...
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The Greeks to open second location near Monkey Junction

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videoA downtown Wilmington restaurant will expand near Monkey Junction. The owners of The Greeks say they will add a second location by the Harris Teeter on Carolina Beach Road in Beau Rivage Marketplace. Full story...
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Wave to continue all routes through fiscal year

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video Wave Transit will not cut any of its routes... for now. County Commissioners, City Council and members of the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority Board met today to discuss funding. Full story...
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CFCC hosts electric car show

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videoCape Fear Community College students held an electric car show this afternoon at the downtown campus. The show featured "green" cars from Wilmington residents and also some new rides from area businesses. Full story...
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Advance tickets for Cape Fear Fair & Expo on sale now at area Scotchman stores

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videoAdvanced tickets for the Cape Fear Fair and Expo are on sale now at area Scotchman stores. They are $15 each. Full story...
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Images from PNC Bank robbery released

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videoWilmington Police say the PNC Bank at 2015 S. 17th Street was robbed around 11 a.m. Thursday. Investigators are looking for two white men, one short and one tall. Full story...
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Attempt to ram White House gate ends with female suspect dead

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videoAn attempt to ram the White House gates ended with shots fired at the U.S. Capitol, senators put under lockdown and a female suspect dead, sources told ABC News. A Capitol police officer was also reported shot, sources said. Full story...
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Coastal Land Trust pitches in to replace poaches flytraps

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The North Carolina Coastal Land Trust presented the City of Wilmington with $1,700 to restore and replace rare carnivorous plants stolen from Alderman Park. Full story...
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Hampstead man pleads guilty to sex crimes with disabled minor

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videoA Hampstead man could be deported after pleading guilty to sex crimes against a disabled child. The District Attorney's Office says Victor Saravia Vasquez, 40, plead guilty to two counts of indecent liberties with a child and one count of misdemeanor secret peeping. Full story...
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WHA discusses CEO search, will meet with Creekwood residents tonight

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The Wilmington Housing Authority (WHA) Board met this morning to continue discussions on finding a new leader and safety in its communities. Full story...
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Celebrate 35 years of fun at Riverfest

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video This weekend marks the 35th Anniversary of Wilmington's Riverfest. Full story...
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Jones gets primary challenge from former Bush, Helms aide

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If Rep. Walter Jones plans to run for another term in Washington, he will face another Republican primary challenge next year. Businessman Taylor Griffin of New Bern says he will challenge the 10-term incumbent Jones in next year's race for the 3rd Congressional District. Full story...
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