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Police release photos of bank robbery suspect

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videoWilmington Police have released photos of a man they say robbed the First Citizens Bank on S. 17th St. this afternoon. At about 12:45 p.m. police say the man entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money. Full story...
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Man tells police two people shot at him in Creekwood

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Wilmington Police are investigating after ShotSpotter alerted officers to N. 30th Street Sunday night in Creekwood. Full story...
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Police say man choked, dragged woman down street

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videoWilmington Police say a man was arrested after he choked, and dragged a woman down the sidewalk of Market Street. Full story...
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Police: Man wanted for shoplifting tried to knife worker

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Wilmington Police are looking for a man wanted for armed robbery at the Belk in Independence Mall after allegedly trying to attack an employee with a knife. Full story...
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Woman police say hit, killed 2-year-old arrested again for DWI

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videoStevie Wallace, 28, the woman who police say hit and killed two-year-old Carter Gilson, has been arrested for her second DWI in five days. Full story...
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Journey across the U.S. ends in local beach

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video 2 men finished their 3900 mile journey across the country in Wrightsville Beach Saturday in hopes to spread awareness of global illiteracy. Full story...
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Volleyball tournament raised money for charity

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video The Port City Ruritan's held their 6th Annual Volleyball Tournament Saturday. Full story...
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The 12th Annual Kid's Triathlon was another success

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video The YMCA held their 12th Annual Kid's Triathlon Saturday morning which was yet again another success. Full story...
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Saturday sports recap: Post 10 wins, Tigers, Sharks & Hammerheads all come up short

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Wilmington Post 10 is stay alive in the NC American Legion Baseball State Tournament in Lexington. The Wilmington Hammerheads may have played their worst game of the season on Saturday night. The Wilmington Sharks lost their fifth game in a row. The Wilmington Tigers gave up 42 points on the road in a Mason-Dixon League football game. Full story...
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Dr. James Dineen buried today; third inductee of Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame to die this summer

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videoDr. James Dineen was a sports medicine pioneer. He was inducted into the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in 2012. Dineen was buried Friday morning in Wilmington. He was 92. Full story...
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Scoreless soccer draw for Hammherheads FC; Sharks & Post 10 both lose in baseball

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videoIt doesn't look like Jordan Hamilton will suit up for the Wilmington Hammerheads anymore. He's no longer on loan from Toronto FC. He's now a member of Toronto FC. Without Hamilton and a handful of other players the Wilmington Hammerheads FC ended up in a scoreless draw with Arizona United SC on Friday night. Plus more! Full story...
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NC House passes bill that protects charter schools from full disclosure

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video A new bill passed in the state house would protects charter schools from full disclosure. WWAY and other media outlets asked for the salaries at the charter schools run by Roger Bacon Academy. We have received teachers salaries, but not management salaries, like Baker Mitchell. Full story...
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North Carolina fugitive caught after 13-day search

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A man who escaped from a Richmond County sheriff's deputy earlier this month has been captured. The Richmond County Daily Journal reported that 40-year-old John Adam Rillo of Ellerbe was arrested around 2:30 p.m. Thursday on methamphetamine charges. Full story...
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Groups express concern about coal ash bill

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Environmental groups are asking two key North Carolina lawmakers to change legislation they say weakens the state's protections against coal ash pollution. The Southern Environmental Law Center and other groups sent a letter Friday to Senate Leader Phil Berger and House Speaker Thom Tillis outlining serious concerns with coal ash legislation in a conference committee. Full story...
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Cape Fear Blues Festival kicks off

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videoA weekend full of great music begins Friday night as the Cape Fear Blues Festival gets underway. Full story...
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