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New Hanover County News

High School Hoops: February 17th

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video Conference tournament action continued on Thursday all around the region in high school basketball. Click full story for Thursday's scores. Click play video in order to watch Thursday's special edition of the Full Court Press with John Rendleman and Brett Blizzard. Full story...
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15-year-old takes stage at NC Jazz Festival

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video Sultry sounds and swinging songs will flow through the streets of downtown Wilmington starting tonight. The annual North Carolina Jazz Festival hits the stage. The line-up of performers includes a young man with some big talent. Full story...
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WDI looks to other cities for downtown models

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Wilmington Downtown Inc. Is trying to revitalize our the area by learning from other cities with similar downtowns. WDI executive director John Hinnant said while downtown Wilmington is unique, we face similar trials with other city centers like New Orleans. Full story...
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NHRMC considers outsourcing management

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video New Hanover Regional Medical Center could be run by another health care system located in another part of the state. Full story...
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Inmate paint job saves tax dollars

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The New Hanover County Jail is getting a makeover, and it's coming on the cheap. The sheriff is using inmate volunteers to save tax payers money. Full story...
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Perdue's budget plan cuts CFCC Marine Tech program

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video Gov. Bev Perdue released a budget plan today that preserves public teaching jobs. But she still found ways to cut back on education. Perdue wants eight specialized programs from community colleges throughout the state eliminated. Included in that list is the Marine Technology program at Cape Fear Community College. Full story...
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UNCW committee impressed by chancellor applications

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The search committee held a conference call this morning. They discussed a timeline of how soon to interview candidates as well as interview questions. Full story...
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UNCW baseball players expect less bang from their new bats

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video The college baseball season starts for UNC Wilmington on Friday. Some of the players are crying "foul" over the new bats they're having to use. It's not just the UNCW bats. Run production all across the nation is expected to have less punch. Full story...
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School board likely to shut Virgo Middle School's doors

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video The future of D.C. Virgo Middle School is up in the air. It's only been a few months since the New Hanover County School System came to an agreement about middle school redistricting, but now it's considering making yet another change that could affect faculty, parents and most importantly the students. Full story...
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TROUBLESHOOTERS: UPS customers denied damage claims after failing to follow packing guidelines

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video Insurance offers peace of mind. But two UPS customers say they've had nothing but headaches ever since they filed insurance claims after their items were damaged during shipping. Instead of getting their money, they were denied. So they contacted our Troubleshooters for help. Full story...
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