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Wrightsville Beach mayor wants towns to help combat alcohol problems

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The mayor suggests Wilmington and other beach towns join forces to enforce alcohol laws. Before that happens, the ABC Board would have to give the green light. Full story...
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Flag flap continues after Leland council's decision

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video According to the Leland town ordinance, a flag pole can't be more than 40 feet high, but the one at the Buy and Go gas station is 60 feet high, and even with the additional height council members are worried, when flown at half staff, this flag won't fly properly. Full story...
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Today’s Woman Conference to Explore “Being Resilient: The Dynamics of Adapting to New Challenges”

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The playing field has changed for women, especially in the workplace. The 3rd Annual Today’s Woman Conference and Expo will help attendees learn how to deal with the new roles, pressures and challenges that accompany change. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Photo of 'gator' missing at White Lake

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Although we had a most impressive sketch of a fake alligator missing in White Lake yesterday, a viewer sent us an actual picture of Wally so we can put a face to his name. Full story...
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New Hanover commissioners approve sales tax hike

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video More than two months after New Hanover County residents voted yes to a sales tax referendum, County Commissioners met this morning to to make it official. The sales tax will go into effect October 1.
Plus, read the letter Justin LaNasa sent to Jason Thompson demanding commissioners cease and desist... Full story...
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Flag flap finished?

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Leland Town Council decided a giant American flag must come down. Full story...
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Rental rates up for 4th of July holiday

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According to a survey of 21 rental properties and hotels, 47 percent say bookings were about the same as last year''s holiday. Forty percent say numbers were up. Full story...
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Wilmington Police looking for bank robber

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The robber is described as a white male, 6’ - 6’3”, small build, with short brown hair. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Man framed for murder talks

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video A man wrongfully charged with murder was finally released from jail last week after investigators figured out he was innocent. ONLY ON 3, we talk with the man who paid the price for law enforcement's mistake. Full story...
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Alligator on the loose, but no reason to fear

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video Wally has been missing from his swamp at Goldston's Putt-Putt since Saturday morning, but there's no need to fear. That's because Wally is not a real reptile. Full story...
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