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New Hanover County News

Diligence hardly listless as it takes break for maintenance

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The Coast Guard Cutter Diligence is a common sight along Wilmington's riverfront, but lately you may have noticed it a little askew. Full story...
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Panthers help kids get active

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Fall means football season, but cool weather is not an excuse to stay inside. That's the message from the Carolina Panthers and the National Football League. Full story...
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PPD sale clears first hurdle

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PPD is a step closer to new ownership after a 30-day "go-shop" period ended last night. The period was a chance for PPD to see if it could find a better offer than the merger agreement it made on October 2 with The Carlyle Group and Hellman & Friedman LLC, according to a PPD news release. Full story...
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Investigators searching for gas station robber

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The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a robbery at a gas station in Wilmington Tuesday night. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: 'One Tree Hill' fan finally gets wish to meet favorite star

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Third time's the charm for a die-hard "One Tree Hill" fan whose quest was to meet star sophia bush despite cerebral palsy. On her third trip from Cleveland, OH, to Wilmington to watch the filming of "One Tree Hill," Melissa Fowler finally met Bush. Full story...
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Laney wins first round playoff soccer game

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video The Laney Buccaneers opened the first round of the state soccer playoffs with a win on Tuesday. The Bucs beat the Garner Trojans 4-1. Full story...
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New Hanover Co. Board votes in favor for D.C. Virgo to become charter school

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video The question of the night: what to do with D.C. Virgo Middle School. A few were in favor of keeping D.C. Virgo as a traditional school, but when all was said and done, the majority voted in favor of pursuing a charter school application. Full story...
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Wilmington council continues look at sign ordinance

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The centerpiece of the Wilmington City council meeting was the sign ordinance that has downtown business owners downright mad. Full story...
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Hoggard volleyball earns spot in 4-A state finals

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video The Hoggard Vikings are Raleigh bound. Hoggard will be playing in the 4-A state championship for high school volleyball on Saturday at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh. Full story...
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As holidays approach, seasonal jobs a welcome gift to many

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video It's hard to believe, but it already starting to look a lot like Christmas... at least when you go shopping. The holidays are still weeks away, but many business are already preparing for them. And for those looking for a job, now is a better time than any to find a temporary job Full story...
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