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Archive - Jan 27, 2014

Conservationists, capitalists battle over seismic testing

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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. Full story...
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Pender County man sentenced for child pornography

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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. Full story...
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WWAY's Monday night sports - January 27

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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! Full story...
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Shoppers flock to grocery stores ahead of storm

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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. Full story...
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McCrory visits Port of Wilmington

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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. Full story...
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Profanity-laced recording of Sen. Rabon's meeting cited in death of puppy mill bill

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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. Full story...
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DOT already busy getting roads ready for storm threat

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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. Full story...
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Shots fired into a home and car

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videoWilmington police are also investigating shots fired into a home and car on Evans Street near the Creekwood neighborhood. Full story...
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Police nab man suspected of robbing two banks in five days

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videoWilmington Police and US Marshals arrested Mark Taylor Treanor this afternoon for allegedly robbing a bank on Oleander Drive. Full story...
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Garry Hines pleads guilty in 2011 death

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videoA Wilmington man accused of murder took a plea deal at the last minute. A trial was supposed to start this afternoon for Garry Orlando Hines, 20. But before the jury even came in Hines pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the death of Cornelius Blanks, 20. Full story...
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Laney football coach Greg Ditz steps down

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videoLaney head football coach Greg Ditz has resigned his position at Buctown. Ditz sported a winning record in two of his seasons at Laney: 2011 & 2013. Full story...
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Home, cars hit by bullets in overnight shooting

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Police are investigating after they say bullets struck a home and several cars, where officers also found almost two dozen shell casings early this morning. Full story...
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Victim plays drunk, gets gun, scares off intruders

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videoA man who came home to find some late-night intruders over the weekend played drunk to gain the upper hand. Wilmington Police say the 37-year-old man came home to his apartment at 21 N. Front St. just before 3 a.m. Saturday and found the door open. Full story...
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Tickets are available for Red Dress Luncheon

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videoThe Red Dress Luncheon promotes healthy hearts and provides funding for treatment in the Cape Fear. So, pick out something red and head to the Red Dress Luncheon to empower women and have a great time. Full story...
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Trial for 2011 Wilmington murder to start today

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videoA trial is scheduled to start today for a 2011 Wilmington murder. The District Attorney's Office says a jury was selected Thursday for Garry Orlando Hines, 20. Full story...
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