make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

New Hanover County News

Subway in Castle Hayne robbed by gunpoint

READ MORE:
The Subway in Castle Hayne was robbed at gunpoint just before 9:00 p.m. Tuesday night. A man walked into the Subway with a handgun. He demanded money, got it, and left out the back door on foot. Full story...
»

City Council approves contract for downtown construction

READ MORE:
videoBeginning in January, crews will tear up and redo parts of Front Street to beautify downtown, as well as improve water and sewer lines. Tuesday night, Wilmington City Council unanimously passed a resolution awarding the contract for the construction. Full story...
»

Wilmington honors citizens who saved elderly couple

READ MORE:
Tuesday night, the city honored a Wilmington police officer and several citizens with commendations for saving an elderly couple from a sinking car. Back in August, the couple drove their Lincoln Town Car... Full story...
»

New Hanover football faces "new" opponent in playoff game

READ MORE:
videoThe New Hanover High School football team has a new second round opponent for their state playoff game. The Pine Forest Trojans will visit Legion Stadium Friday, despite the fact the Trojans lost in the first round to Terry Sanford High School. Full story...
»

Fears surround Front Street construction

READ MORE:
videoWilmington City Council has some big plans for improving downtown, but some business owners are worried they will not be around by the time the work is finished. Full story...
»

North Carolina Ports Authority sees increase in container moves

READ MORE:
The North Carolina Ports Authority CEO gave his State of the Ports Address Tuesday. Thanks to the arrival of two new shipping lines, Tom Eager said there has been a 28 percent increase in container moves at the ports. Full story...
»

CFCC Marine Tech students prepare for the unthinkable

READ MORE:
Cape Fear Community College Marine Technology students train for many situations. Tuesday, they learned what to do if the unthinkable happens at sea. Full story...
»

Veterans enjoy friendship, meals at Golden Corral

READ MORE:
videoVeterans gathered Monday night to be recognized for their service. In an annual tradition, Golden Corral restaurants offered former and active members of the US military a free dinner. The event has become about more than the meal, but also conversation and camaraderie. Full story...
»

Bailiff under custody after alleged assault accusations

READ MORE:
videoA former New Hanover County bailiff is now in the custody of the Sheriff's department. He's accused of assaulting his estranged wife, a domestic violence detective with the Wilmington Police Department. Full story...
»

'Tis the season... for robberies

READ MORE:
videoSheriff Ed McMahon said robberies typically increase during the holiday season. With so many people out of work this year, McMahon said some people might think it's easier to find a victim than it is to find a job. Full story...
»

Mistaken identity in bank robbery case

READ MORE:
The man Bank of America employees thought may have been a serial bank robber turned out to be a regular customer. Full story...
»

Preventing bullying at Noble Middle School

READ MORE:
videoBullying is a serious problem at schools across the country. It can cause kids physical and mental harm; that's why Noble Middle School is dedicating this week to preventing bullying in the classroom. Full story...
»

Curtain closes on Cucalorus

READ MORE:
videoWith more than 1,000 entries from 35 different countries, Cucalorus brought together a colorful mix of global and local filmmakers. Full story...
»

Support Gunny Pearl surpasses original goal

READ MORE:
More than six hundred runners and walkers gathered in Hugh MacRae Park Sunday to raise money for an injured Marine. Full story...
»

UNCW earns a ticket to the NCAA Soccer Tournament with CAA Tournament Title

READ MORE:
videoThe UNCW men's soccer team made history on Sunday by earning a berth in the upcoming NCAA men's soccer tournament for the first time. Full story...
»