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Crews to fix Wrightsville Beach Drawbridge next week

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Crews will repair the concrete guardrail that was damaged when a 16-year-old girl hit it in a Land Rover Friday night. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Two years later, Wilmington murder case still unsolved

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video Tuesday morning's murder in Wilmington has a connection to an unsolved Wilmington murder from two years ago. On this day in 2008 someone gunned down Emmitt Cinque Irving in front of his home on Grace Street. That's just a few blocks away from the Tuesday's fatal shooting. Full story...
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Wilmington Police investigate first murder of 2010

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video Wilmington Police are investigating a murder after the second shooting on the same downtown street this week. It's the first murder of the year in the Port City. The shooting took place in the 800 block of Rankin Street just after 5 a.m. Full story...
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Police standoff ends with man shot dead

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video Three Wilmington Police officers are on administrative leave after a standoff overnight ended with a man's death. The family dispute turned shoot-out happened at the Echo Farms Golf Community in Wilmington. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Former NHC Deputy charged with illegally accessing computer; Still employed in NHC IT Dept.

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Charles Graham Smith Jr., a former deputy in Wake County and New Hanover County, was arrested Monday on charges that he illegally accessed a government database. Full story...
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Chief denies allegations in wrongful termination trial

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video Testimony continued today in the wrongful termination trial of a former Holden Beach Police officer. Holden Beach's Police Chief testified against drinking allegations, while one of his officers was suspected of being on drugs during his testimony today. Full story...
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PPD reports second quarter 2010 financial results

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PPD recorded net revenue of $369.9 million for the second quarter of 2010, compared to $354.6 million for the second quarter of 2009. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Oleander closures continue after 3rd water main break in a week

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CFPUA crews have identified the water leak on Oleander Dr. at 41st St. and are in the process of making corrective repairs. The diverted traffic pattern will remain until work is complete. An old, abandoned galvanized service pipe was identified as the source of the leak. Full story...
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Lee endorses Goolsby; Grammer to stump for Pantano

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Two candidates who duked it out this spring have apparently made nice. Michael Lee announced today he is endorsing Thom Goolsby for the 9th District State Senate seat. Full story...
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Let them eat cake, but not while driving

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A case of eating and driving. That's what police are blaming for a single-car crash that damaged the Wrightsville Beach drawbridge Friday night. Full story...
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