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

New Hanover County News

Pennsylvania company gets job to fix Wrightsville Beach bridge

READ MORE:
The North Carolina Department of Transportation has hired a Pennsylvania company to do work on the bridge to Wrightsville Beach. Full story...
»

New Hanover Co. Schools gets new website

READ MORE:
New Hanover County Schools has launched its updated website with a completely redesigned new look. Full story...
»

Historic Downtown Wilmington tree lighting scheduled for Nov. 25

READ MORE:
The public is invited to attend a holiday tree lighting on Friday, November 25 in Riverfront Park. The event is presented by City of Wilmington's Recreation & Downtown Services Division and the Downtown Business Alliance (DBA). Full story...
»

Halloween checkpoint leads to dozens of charges

READ MORE:
Some Halloween partiers got a spook when they got caught in a DWI checkpoint last night at 15th and Market Streets in Wilmington. The sting resulted in more than 60 charges, according to Barb Lynch with the group Justice in Motion. Full story...
»

Wilmington trick-or-treaters somewhat affected by weather

READ MORE:
video Families of trick-or-treaters ran between the raindrops Monday night enjoying all the sights and sounds of Halloween. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Workers say child ghost may haunt WWAY

READ MORE:
video Much of Wilmington's haunted history has been told again and again. Tonight, though, we have a ghost story you likely have never heard. This spirit does not lurk in a cemetery or prowl the decks of the Battleship North Carolina. This one haunts our station here on North Front Street. Full story...
»

Casting call Friday for 'OTH' finale

READ MORE:
If you're a fan of one tree hill, you know that the end is coming soon. But did you know you can be a part of the big finale? Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Simple gifts bring smiles to sick kids at hospital

READ MORE:
video For most children, it's normal to play outside and go to school, but some live their lives inside the walls of a hospital room. That was the case for Zackary Mayo, a little boy who lost his fight with cancer back in May. Now, friends and classmates are honoring his life by encouraging other battling sickness. Full story...
»

Haunted History: Buried alive, man's ghost still roams Wilmington cemetery

READ MORE:
video In 1739 St. James Episcopal Church was built in Wilmington. Five years later, the first grave was dug in the cemetery out back, now believed to be one of the most haunted graveyards in the state. The tombstones no longer show the names of those who lie beneath them, but this story is about a man who never should have been buried here in the first place. Full story...
»

Wilmington based race team movin' on up

READ MORE:
A Wilmington based racing team is moving up in the ranks. The team will race in select events in the Formula 1000 Championship SCCA Pro Series after three years in the Formula Continental series. Full story...
»