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Wilmington Convention Center books its first event

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It may still be months away from completion, but the downtown convention center has already booked its first event. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Going to the DMV a day-long ordeal

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video You don't just "drop by" the Division of Motor Vehicles in New Hanover County anymore. A visit could take you anywhere from three hours to most of your day. Full story...
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North Topsail Beach house fire ruled arson

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Investigators say a fire that destroyed one home and damaged two others last month was intentionally set. Full story...
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City staff issue recommendations to manage Port City nightlife

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On Friday, city of Wilmington staff released a draft of recommendations to improve downtown’s nightlife, including remaking how ABC permits are issued - reports our partners at the Greater Wilmington Business Journal. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Man says police busted into wrong home; wants them to pay for damage

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video We talked with Wilmington Police Deputy Chief David Conklin today, who adamantly contends the department did not make a mistake serving a search warrant at Raymond Davis's house. Full story...
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Pedestrian killed by car

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According to witnesses, the 55-year-old man attempted to cross Dawson Street near where it intersects with Oleander Drive. Witnesses said the man failed to yield right of way to heavy oncoming traffic. He was struck by a 2001 Mercedes headed toward downtown. Full story...
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Brunswick Co. hires superintendent

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video After a nationwide search that began when Katie McGee resigned in January, the Brunswick County School Board Thursday evening hired Ed Pruden to be its new superintendent. Full story...
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Tax day sparks Tea Party protest

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Tax Day sparks a Tea Party protest in downtown Wilmington. Full story...
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Pender NAACP wants school board chair to quit

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For six months the Pender County NAACP has been investigating Pender County School Board Chair Tom Roper. Today the civil rights group released its findings, calling for Roper to resign. Full story...
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Former Wilmington firefighter remembered

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video Some Wilmington firefighters traveled hundreds of miles north to pay tribute today to a fallen friend. Former Wilmington firefighter Garrett Loomis died in the line of duty this past weekend in upstate New York. His funeral was this afternoon. Full story...
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