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New Hanover County News

Wrightsville Beach Considers Ban On Human Waste Disposal On Boats

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videoWrightsville Beach town officials are exploring the possibility of prohibiting boaters from dumping waste from their onboard toilets into the public waters around town. Some say it's time to flush out the problem before it's too late. Full story...
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Wilmington Attacks

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videoPolice are still looking for a man that is believed to have attacked two women in Wilmington Saturday morning. Full story...
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Reaching for the Skies

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videoAmidst the millions of stars in the night sky are stories, legends and important history that have been passed down for generations. This month’s Cape Fear skies program at the Cape Fear Museum summed them up. Full story...
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Firemen fill their boots

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Myrtle Grove Volunteer Fire Department holds annual "fill the boot" fundraiser. Full story...
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12th annual East Coast Wahine Championship

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videoThe East Coast Wahine Championship is the largest women's surfing contest on the east coast and has contestants of all ages, proving that whether you're 5 or 55 you're never the wrong age to catch a wave. Full story...
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Enrollment is up at CFCC

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videoWith or without illegal immigrants - Cape Fear Community College is bursting at the seams. Full story...
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Cape Fear Historic Byway receiving state recognition

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Improvement plans for the state's first urban scenic byway has won an award from the state's chapter of landscape architects. Full story...
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Tax breaks for owners of wildlife havens

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North Carolina is backing private landowners who want to make their property a haven for wildlife. Full story...
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Demolition delayed for some historic buildings

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It will be at least another year before the wrecking ball is free to swing on three historic buildings in downtown Wilmington, but there are mixed emotions about this delayed demolition. Full story...
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Sunset Park resident educationg others on history

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Wilmington is a city that prides itself on keeping its history intact. Today WWAY had the opportunity to visit Sunset Park, and one newcomer is helping long-time residents realize how this small neighborhood has managed to stay true to its roots. Full story...
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Autopsy results of body found in freezer

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Preliminary autopsy results are back for 80-year-old Elloise Wentz. She was found dead in a freezer Wednesday night. Full story...
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Wave Transit holds meetings on possible fare increases

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videoRising fuel costs have Wave Transit considering higher bus fares. Today they held a meeting to get the publics input. Full story...
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Surfer's Healing at Wrightsville Beach

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videoThe group Surfers Healing and volunteers gave some youngsters with autism the opportunity to hang ten. Full story...
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Update on body found in freezer

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videoNew Hanover County Sheriffs Detectives are still investigating the death of 80-year-old Elloise Wentz whose body was found in a freezer in her son's home. Full story...
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Late Night Wilmington Bus Service Starts Aug. 14

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videoStarting Thursday, August 14th there's going to be late night bus service from downtown Wilmington to the neighborhoods surrounding the UNCW campus. One purpose of the bus is to keep drunk drivers off the streets of Wilmington late at night. Full story...
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