Archive - Jan 27, 2014
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Conservationists, capitalists battle over seismic testing
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 11:55pm.

video It was standing room only at the Kure Beach Town Council Meeting with hundreds more standing outside hanging on every word of the debate.

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Pender County man sentenced for child pornography
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 11:43pm.

A Pender County man is going away for child pornography. Today in Federal Court, a judge sentenced 58-year-old Bruce William Nott to 15 years in prison.

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WWAY's Monday night sports - January 27
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 11:16pm.

videoLaney High is the place to be in four more nights. Four jerseys will hang from the rafters, including a larger than life Michael Jordan uniform. A handful of high school basketball teams squeezed in games on Monday night prior to Tuesday's expected snow storm. Coach K and the Duke Blue Devils left Pittsburgh with a victory on Monday. The UNCW-Towson men's basketball game won't be played on Wednesday. Plus more!

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Shoppers flock to grocery stores ahead of storm
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 9:00pm.

video Shoppers flocked to local grocery stores Monday to stock up on the essentials before the winter blast. The Assistant Manager at the Piggly Wiggly on Village Road in Leland says he has seen an increase in business.

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McCrory visits Port of Wilmington
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 8:57pm.

video Gov. Pat McCrory made his first visit of 2014 to the Port City. McCrory toured the State Port Monday to talk about the road map for economic prosperity.

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Profanity-laced recording of Sen. Rabon's meeting cited in death of puppy mill bill
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 5:54pm.

videoState Senate leaders said Monday they plan to kill legislation that would regulate so-called puppy mills in North Carolina after an audiotape leaked of a top Republican senator criticizing the bill and the House lawmakers who passed it last year.

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DOT already busy getting roads ready for storm threat
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 5:29pm.

videoSoutheastern North Carolina is bracing for what could be a winter weather mess. Meanwhile the Department of Transportation has been busy preparing to keep the roads safe.

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Shots fired into a home and car
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 5:24pm.

videoWilmington police are also investigating shots fired into a home and car on Evans Street near the Creekwood neighborhood.

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