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Southport-Fort Fisher ferry schedule cut Wednesday

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The Southport-Fort Fisher ferry will run an abbreviated route Wednesday. The NCDOT says the normal schedule will resume Thursday morning. Full story...
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State investigating GlenCare again

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GlenCare of Wilmington appealed the state's decision to suspend admissions and possibly revoke its license claiming it had made improvements to fix the violations revealed by the state investigation, but DSS says GlenCare is under investigation again, and it's looking into claims that mismedication put a resident in the hospital. Full story...
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Wilmington gets $200,000 federal stimulus grant

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The city of Wilmington has been selected as one of only 43 cities in the nation to receive a federal stimulus grant to help plan for energy emergencies. The $200,000 grant will help the city expand on plans for restoring power after emergencies and for energy efficiency. Full story...
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Man shot outside bar near UNCW

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Just after 2 a.m. officers heard gunshots in the alley next to the bar, where they found a man on the ground. Witnesses say he was shot during a fight with an unknown white man in his 20s. Full story...
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Casting call for TV pilot comes at the right time

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video The producers of a new CBS television pilot shooting in Wilmington are looking for people to be on the show. Fincannon & Associates, Inc., will hold a casting call this weekend. Full story...
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Scammer who targeted NC vacationers sentenced

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The lure of our area as a vacation destination has earned an Arizona man five years in federal prison. Full story...
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Man killed, cousin injured by alleged drunk driver

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videoOne man is dead and another recovering after being hit by an alleged drunk driver over the weekend. It happened in a trailer park off NC 904 near Ramsey Ford Road in Columbus County. Full story...
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Emergency drill to limit UNCW campus access today

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Access to the UNCW campus is limited because of a full-scale emergency drill. You are asked to avoid campus from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., unless you are attending a planned university event. Full story...
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Traffic stop nets 43 bags of “Juice Man” heroin

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A narcotic investigation that ended last Thursday culminated with the arrest of two Wilmington residents and the seizure of 43 bags of Heroin. Full story...
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Wrightsville Ave. work slow to resume

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Despite the warm temperature and the sunny skies we didn't see any construction activity today, and folks who work nearby say crews weren't doing much. Full story...
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