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Brunswick County News

Work on Wilmington Bypass could impact 74/76 Monday

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Progress on a new stretch of the Wilmington Bypass may mean traffic delays on another highway next week. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Interest in 'Teen Mom' arrest overwhelms sheriff's new spokesman

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videoLast night's arrest of "Teen Mom 2" star Janelle Evans may not have been too surprising given her criminal record. But for Brunswick County Sheriff's spokesman Del Routh, who is still fairly new to the job, the huge influx of media attention was a little overwhelming. Full story...
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'Teen Mom 2' star Jenelle Evans arrested again

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"Teen Mom 2" star Jenelle Evans was back in jail Tuesday, according to the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office. The 20-year-old was charged with placing harassing phone calls and communicating threats. Full story...
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Navassa residents already disappointed in performance of newly elected town council

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video The town of Navassa is no stranger to conflict, and that continued Tuesday night during an emergency town council meeting. The council met to discuss a personnel issue and FEMA grant money for Hurricane Irene damage, but residents who were there had a lot more to talk about. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: David, Jolly take feud to NC Supreme Court

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video The battle between Brunswick County District Attorney Jon David and District Court Judge Jerry Jolly finally had its day in the state Supreme Court. WWAY was the only Wilmington TV station in the courtroom in Raleigh as justices heard arguments from both sides today about a dispute over traffic court. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: As new mayor opens door to public, Leland issues still unresolved

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video As questions about the handling of the Sherry Lewis situation continue to swirl in Leland, the town's new mayor is opening her doors to the public. It's a chance for residents to have their voices heard on any number of issues. Full story...
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Police arrest man wanted for breaking and entering

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Police have arrested a wanted man. Brunswick County Sheriff's deputies arrested 27-year-old Frederick Corbitt Pence. Police found Pence at a home in Ash around 6 p.m. Monday. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Another Holden Beach home on Starfish Drive catches fire

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Firefighters responded to a blaze at 111 Starfish Drive in Holden Beach Saturday around 7:30 a.m. Less than one month ago, the home received water damage while crews worked to put out another fire that destroyed two homes next to it. Full story...
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Mike Easley avoids disbarment after felony

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Former North Carolina Gov. Mike Easley will be able to resume practicing law at end of this year under an agreement reached with the State Bar on his punishment related to a campaign finance-related felony in 2010. Full story...
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Leland Police arrest knife-wielding man

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Leland Police say they arrested a man this morning who allegedly tried to attack two other people with a knife. Full story...
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