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Cameras help ease Wilmington traffic

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In a joint project with the state Department of Transportation, the city has installed 30 cameras at major intersections in Wilmington. The new system will allow better timing and coordination of traffic signals. Full story...
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Small turnout for big budget hearing

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Despite a large tax increase in Wilmington's budget proposal, few residents showed up to speak at Tuesday's City Council meeting. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: New company to handle New Hanover County recycling

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R3 Environmental is entering into contract negotiations with New Hanover Co. to build an innovative new facility to sort the county’s trash, filter recyclables and convert the remaining organic matter into reusable biomass fuel. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Topsail High student arrested for sexual assault at soccer game

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Brady Douglas Greathouse, of Hampstead, has been charged with one count each of 2nd Degree Kidnapping and 2nd Degree Sexual Offense. After his arrest, Greathouse was held in the Pender County Jail in lieu of a $100,000 bond. Full story...
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One Tree Hill renewed for 8th season

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The show's official Twitter page this afternoon said, "It's official...SEASON 8!" Full story...
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$10,000 reward offered in sea turtle's death

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video Wildlife investigators say someone tortured and killed a rare sea turtle. Now they're offering a $10,000 reward to anyone with information. Full story...
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Port City Java says "bienvenido" to new customers

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video You can go into any large chain store and see products both in English and Spanish as companies all over take advantage of a large Spanish-speaking population, including Port City Java. Full story...
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Easley probe includes former Southport Mayor

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A federal subpoena shows investigators want information about a contract Norman Holden had with the Department of Transportation. Full story...
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Christmas comes early at new store

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With Memorial Day two weeks away you probably don't expect to see Santa Claus walking around, but St. Nick made an appearance in Downtown Wilmington for the opening of a new Christmas-themed store. Full story...
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Atlanta approves Screen Gems deal

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On the same night what could be the final episode of "One Tree Hill" aired, the studio that made Wilmington Hollywood East got the land deal it wanted two states away. Full story...
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