Archive - Jul 2, 2014
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Sharks edge SwampDogs with come from behind win on 'WWAY Night'
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 10:56pm.

videoThe Wilmington Sharks defeated the Fayetteville SwampDogs on Wednesday night at Buck Hardee Field. The road game on Thursday for the Sharks is up in the air. The status of Thursday's home soccer game for the Wilmington Hammerheads will be decided on Thursday morning.

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Wilmington food bank prepares to help as Arthur nears
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 10:51pm.

The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina responds daily to the hunger crisis by distributing food and non-food essentials to more than 560,000 people at risk of hunger in its 34-county service area.

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WWAY SURPRISE SQUAD: Alan Perry helps us hit home runs
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 9:50pm.

videoIt was WWAY night at the Wilmington Shark Tank Wednesday night and we decided it was time to send the Surprise Squad out to the ball game!

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Medal of Awesome
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 9:38pm.

videoThe Department of Veteran Affairs estimates at least 22 veterans commit suicide a day. One is too much. 22 is a reality. This documentary tells the story of three critically injured warriors and their highs, lows, and once again highs as they continue to be still in the fight. Their story was funded by a Wilmington man. The way he sprung into action....is 'Extraordinary'.

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Carolina Beach among state parks closing as Arthur advances
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 9:36pm.

Some state parks in coastal North Carolina will close as Arthur advances toward the state, and access to other parks and facilities could be interrupted on short notice as the storm moves north along the coast, according to the N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation.

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Arthur not worrying folks at Carolina Beach
Submitted by Chris Brown on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 8:56pm.

As Arthur heads our waym folks at our beaches are wondering about how the approaching storm may hit their wallets. For folks who've lived at Carolina Beach for any length of time, hurricanes and tropical storms are out of our control. What you can control is how you prepare.

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Arthur threatens $9M Wrightsville Beach renourishment project
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Wed, 07/02/2014 - 5:00pm.

videoThe long holiday weekend means more time in the sand, and this summer there's more sand at Wrightsville Beach thanks to an off-season dredging project. But the threat of a tropical storm or hurricane off our coast could threaten all the work.

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