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Mayor's real estate company merges with market leader

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Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo said he chose to merge Hanover Realty with Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Realty because Sea Coast’s size and brand gives him a better reach - reports the Greater Wilmington Business Journal. Full story...
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UPDATE: Man who died in house fire owned home

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A house fire that broke out early Sunday morning killed one man. Full story...
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Laurean's wife won't testify

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North Carolina law bars prosecutors from forcing Christina Laurean, also a Camp Lejeune Marine, to testify against her husband. Full story...
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2009 Visitor Impact for New Hanover County

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Tourism spending in 2009 decreased in New Hanover County and statewide; New Hanover County maintains its rank as #8 in tourism expenditures. Full story...
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UNC Wilmington Named a Top 5 Public Master's University in the South by U.S. News

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The University of North Carolina Wilmington is one of the top 5 public master’s universities in the South, according to U.S. News & World Report. UNCW has been ranked in the top 10 of the elite listing for the last 13 years. This follows on the heels of UNCW’s ranking by Forbes yesterday as one of the top 20 “Best Buy” universities in the nation. Full story...
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Study gives New Hanover "C" for government workforce growth

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A study of county government workforce growth compared the private sector over the last decade gives New Hanover County a "C." The study by the Civitas Institute shows 73 of North Carolina's 100 counties grew their workforce at a faster pace than their respective private sector employment between 2000 and 2009. Full story...
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LAUREAN TRIAL: DNA results focus at pregnant Marine murder trial

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North Carolina prosecutors are expected to unveil DNA test results they believe points to an ex-Marine clerk accused of killing a pregnant colleague. Full story...
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Winnabow man charged with kidnapping

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Victim, Larry Williams, a resident in the Winnabow area advised he went to Stephen Garrick’s residence located at 1170 Gales Road at approximately 7:30 pm. Williams was assaulted by Garrick and held against his will. Full story...
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UNCW Police educate about alcohol, set up check point

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video Students tried to drive a car and walk a straight line with goggles that simulated a blood alcohol content twice the legal limit. Later in the evening, police set up a checkpoint to catch folks who did not get the message. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Ukrainian complaints just latest against Waves

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video More details tonight on a story you saw ONLY ON 3 involving some local Waves Surf and Sport stores. We've told you about the store in Surf City, which seems to be refusing to pay three Ukrainian exchange workers. Now we've found two other lawsuits filed against the store's owners. Full story...
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