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Grant to help restore historic schoolhouse

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The Canetuck School in Currie is one of eight Rosenwald schools around the country awarded a $40,000 grant today from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and Lowe's. Full story...
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CFCC students get hands-on training in new fields

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Some Cape Fear Community College students are getting hands-on experience as they try to move to new careers. For the past few weeks the students in the carpentry program have been building a utility building at the North Campus. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Berger beats incumbent Caster

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video Brian Berger has defeated incumbent Bill Caster for the final spot in this fall's race for New Hanover County Commission. Berger claims the second Republican nomination along with Rick Catlin. They will face off with Democrats Deborah Butler and Sid Causey for two seats left open after Caster's defeat and Bobby Greer's retirement. Full story...
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Benston closes in on Bladen County Sheriff, history

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video Prentis Benston is one step away from becoming the first African-American sheriff in Bladen County history. Full story...
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Ward wins Pender Commission GOP nomination

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Fewer than 600 voters took part in the Republican run-off for the District 2 Pender County Commission race. That meant a 67-vote margin turned out to be a big win for Chester Ward over Timothy Thomas.

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Horse killed in Onslow County; Reward offered for info

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The combined reward is now $3500 for information leading to the arrest of suspects who shot and killed a horse at 481 Northwest Bridge road on Friday night May 7th, 2010. Full story...
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NHC Board of Education will name interim superintendent Friday

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The board will convene the meeting in the lobby of the hotel and then proceed to another location to announce the Interim Superintendent. Full story...
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Second review finds issues at Pender Health Department

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The review is part a larger assessment requested by the Pender County Board of Commissioners after they received multiple complaints from employees. Full story...
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Developer loses tax appeal

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Mark Saunders and his attorneys argued that Brunswick County improperly revalued hundreds of lots in his luxury home developments, making his tax bill skyrocket overnight. Full story...
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Porters Neck residents face water fee hike as CFPUA takes over

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videoLater this week, Porters Neck residents will become part of the Utility Authority's network, but the switch will cost residents up to 500 percent more. Full story...
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