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

New Hanover County News

Missing cab driver found

READ MORE:
Theresa Houck was reported missing just before six o’clock Friday night, but was found later that night according to the WPD. Full story...
»

Sheriff Air One locates lost girl Saturday night

READ MORE:
What could have been a long, frigid night had a warm ending for a girl and her dog thanks to New Hanover County's law enforcement chopper. Full story...
»

Community members gather at MLK Center on Saturday

READ MORE:
Monday is Martin Luther King Day, but some celebrated and learned about his life Saturday, as families gathered at the Martin Luther King Center downtown for games and activities. Full story...
»

Port City Taxi driver missing

READ MORE:
Wilmington Police are searching for a missing Port City Taxi driver. Full story...
»

Crime statistics down again in Wilmington

READ MORE:
videoGood news out of the Wilmington Police Department. The city released its crime statistics for 2008, and for the sixth year in a row, the crime rate is down. Full story...
»

GE employees teach local students

READ MORE:
General Electric engineers took a break from their regular work on Friday, and hung out with some Wilmington youngsters. GE employees partnered with Junior Achievement to teach more than 400 students at Rachel Freeman School of Engineering. Full story...
»

Williston Middle School Orchestra to perform at inauguration festival

READ MORE:
videoFifteen very lucky New Hanover County students are getting ready for the trip of a lifetime. They are participating in the inaugural activities in Washington, DC. Full story...
»

New Hanover Count Sheriffs and Wilmington Police team up for arrests

READ MORE:
A collaborative investigation between the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office and the Wilmington Police Department has netted 2 arrests, and cleared 47 separate cases. Full story...
»

College Park Elementary creates ecosystems

READ MORE:
Science was served at College Park Elementary's cafeteria Friday. The kindergarten through fifth grade school had its first ever science fair this week, called the Discovery Walk. Full story...
»

Advertisers make adjustments to focus on security rather than luxury

READ MORE:
videoIt's no secret most people are keeping a closer eye on their budgets, and that has advertisers working a little harder to convince them to part with their pennies. Full story...
»

Shelters pushing capacity as temperatures dip

READ MORE:
videoArea homeless shelters were at capacity Thursday night. The cold weather kept shelter organizers busy and has those staying there thankful to have a roof over their heads. Full story...
»

The impact of the Flight 1549 crash hit home

READ MORE:
videoA US Airways flight headed to Charlotte crash landed in New York's Hudson River Thursday afternoon. The impact of Flight 1549 could be felt all the way back here in Wilmington. Full story...
»

Family starts petition to bring justice to drug dealer

READ MORE:
A few months ago, a Wilmington woman lost her brother to drugs. Now, she wants the person responsible for supplying him with the illegal narcotics to pay. Full story...
»

Local shelters are preparing for people looking to escape the cold

READ MORE:
The Good Shepherd Center and Salvation Army are busy preparing for an influx of people in the cold weather. Full story...
»

Local fire departments to receive funds

READ MORE:
U.S. Representative Mike McIntyre announced more federal funding today for the Sunset Beach and New Hanover County fire departments. Full story...
»