Archive - Feb 21, 2014
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Art for All 4
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 7:04pm.

videoAll for art, art for all! Wilmington's cutting edge art show is back in Downtown Wilmington this weekend, featuring amazing local artists.

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Flu expert discusses deadly season across North Carolina
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 5:11pm.

videoThis winter has been a particularly tough flu season. Last week eight people in North Carolina died from complications associated with the flu, including one person in Pender County. "The flu is just not the common cold," NHRMC epidemiologist Dr. Paul Kamitsuka said. "It kills."

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ONLY ON 3: 'Secrets & Lies' director gets tips from WWAY as crews prep neighborhood for shoot
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 5:00pm.

video"Secrets & Lies" is ready to start shooting its pilot episode next week here in Hollywood East. Meanwhile crews are busy transforming one New Hanover County neighborhood for the show.

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WHA: Gang heroin bust a sign of residents helping fight crime
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 4:53pm.

videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says six gang members are in jail charged in a heroin ring. NHSO spokesman Sgt. Jerry Brewer says in a news release the investigation intro heroin trafficking by validated members of the Blood gang started in November in partnership with Wilmington Police and the FBI Safe Streets Task Force.

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82nd Airborne paratrooper killed during training
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 4:22pm.

A military official says an 82nd Airborne paratrooper has been killed and two others seriously injured in an explosion during a training exercise at Fort Bragg.

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Cold front brings severe weather, but quiet conditions return for weekend
Submitted by Jerry Jackson on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 3:07pm.

A fast-moving cold front brought severe weather to several counties Friday afternoon.

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NC judge blocks taxpayer money to private schools
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/21/2014 - 1:50pm.

videoA North Carolina judge is blocking a new law that would have allowed taxpayer money to go for tuition at private or religious schools.

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