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WPD makes heroin bust

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During the search, detectives located 65 bags of heroin (estimated street value of $1300), over 1/2 ounce of marijuana, more than $6000 cash, a handgun, and several items used for packaging and distributing the drugs. Full story...
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A working smoke detector may win you a free pizza tonight

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If firefighters delivers your pizza and they find you have a working smoke detector, your pizza will be free. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Why utility authority is raising water prices & increasing CEO's salary

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video The feedback we're getting is, if we as customers have to feel the pain of a rate hike - shouldn't CEO Matt Jordan feel some too? Full story...
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St. Patrick's Parade Brings Irish Atmosphere Downtown

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videoIt was a great day for the Irish, and a great day for a parade. In a city not known for its Irish population, Wilmington's getting the hang of this St Patrick's Day thing. Full story...
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Group of World War II veterans unveil a new window display at Independence Mall

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Today a group of World War II veterans unveiled a new window display at Independence Mall. The display was put together by a non-profit program called Honor Flight of Southeastern North Carolina. Full story...
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Leland man sentenced for molesting child

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In Brunswick County Superior Court on Thursday, March 11, 2010, David Alexander Sylvia pled guilty to one count of 1st Degree Sexual Offense With a Child and one count of Indecent Liberties with a Minor and received an active prison sentence of 144 – 182 months, which amounts to 12 – 15 years in jail. Full story...
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Video contest targets butts downtown

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With the recent ban on smoking in restaurants and bars, it's no surprise that cigarette butts have become the #1 source of litter in downtown Wilmington. Full story...
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Driver plows into Sleep Inn

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Officers responded to The Sleep Inn where a truck had crashed into the building. The driver, Russell Dane Crown, Jr. said that he blacked out. Full story...
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Breaking & Entering, then Pouring & Frying!

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Their investigation revealed that the intruder, who was intoxicated, broke into the business and drank from a bottle of liquor, then poured himself a glass of beer from the tap. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3 @ 6 p.m.: Why a water fee hike

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Tonight at 6 p.m., Nadine sits down with the CFPUA's public information officer - to find out why the board raised rates again, just after raising them a few months ago - if any CFPUA employees got bonuses or pay raises recently - or if any have been laid off or taken pay cuts - and to find out where the money is going. Full story...
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