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New Hanover County News

Homeless get hot meals from First Fruit Ministries

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First Fruit Ministries has been offering this service for about ten years. Volunteers serve food in downtown Wilmington twice a week. Full story...
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A Catholic high school may be in Wilmington's future

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videoArea priests will meet Thursday to discuss the idea of building Wilmington's first Catholic high school. Full story...
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Parsley students shine in Geography Bee

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videoSome fourth and fifth graders at Parsley Elementary know their way around a world map. News Channel 3 went to the school Wednesday, for National Geographic's Geography Bee. Full story...
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Verizon Wireless bringing jobs to area

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There is good news on the local job front tonight. Verizon Wireless in Wilmington is looking to fill close to 160 positions. Full story...
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Rankin Street fire likely caused by cigarette

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A morning fire in an apartment in a house has two men looking for another place to stay. The fire broke out on the 900 block of Rankin Street in downtown Wilmington. Full story...
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Can the convention center project survive the recession?

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videoIt has been almost one year since construction started on the Wilmington Convention Center. The financial meltdown caused some construction projects around the country to stop. So can the convention center project survive the recession? Full story...
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Waste Management discusses the best way to handle trash

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videoNew Hanover County's Solid Waste Advisory Committee is a week away from recommending to commissioners the best way to handle its trash. Full story...
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Two local schools are raising money for cancer research

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This year, two quilters collected donated fabrics from the community to create a red, white, and blue quilt. Full story...
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New basketball court in Carolina Beach causing some hoop-la

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videoCarolina Beach resident Paul Feldman feels during these tough economic times, the $20,000 budgeted for the basketball court should be spent on a senior center, a new library or something to stimulate the local economy. Full story...
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Wildcat goes out as king

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videoWhen he was nine months old, doctors diagnosed Tyler Pinyatello with cerebral palsy. There were grim predictions about what his life would be like. But today, Tyler's story is an inspiration. Full story...
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After sealing case, Sheriff hopes dealers face federal prosecution

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videoThe District Attorney along with area law enforcement agencies finally sealed a case they've been investigating for two years, which resulted in the seizure of more than 300 kilograms of cocaine, and a kilo of heroin. Full story...
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Martin Luther King Day celebration committee announces activities

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The Martin Luther King Day celebration committee unveiled activities surrounding the big day on Monday. Events begin this Thursday with a gospel concert at St. Stephen AME Church at 7 p.m. Full story...
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Fort Fisher Aquarium offers a different look at their sea creatures

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videoAt the Fort Fisher Aquarium, the only thing that separates you from marine life is the glass. News Channel 3 took a look at things from the other side of the tanks, and so can you. Full story...
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Two Wilmington men among those arrested in Maryland

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Two Wilmington men and one woman were arrested in Maryland Saturday, for possessing stolen weapons. Full story...
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Record number of travelers at ILM in 2008

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videoThe sky is the limit for Wilmington International Airport. New numbers show a record number of travelers flew in and out of ILM in 2008. For many, the choice was simple. Full story...
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