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Leland won't fine flag flyer for now

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The town will address the flag issue at a planning meeting in June and council meeting in July. Full story...
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Movie set, shot in Burgaw hits national screens

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video "The Jailhouse" is based on events that happens in the mid-1900s at the Pender County Jail. The whole movie was shot in Burgaw. Full story...
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Long-time Wilmington restaurant closes doors

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The New Liverpool Deli served Wilmingtonian's breakfast and lunch for 35 years, but today was the downtown location's last day. Full story...
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Dental clinic helps needy

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The event will continue bright and early tomorrow at Wesley Memorial Methodist Church on South College Road in Wilmington. To qualify, patients must be below two hundred percent of the federal poverty line. Full story...
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Pender school leaders don't like Perdue's budget

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The school system's finance director says about nine percent of full-time teachers could be cut due to budget reductions. Many say they've suffered enough from past budget cuts. Full story...
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Homebuyers racing clock for tax credit

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video The race against the clock is almost over for homebuyers trying to find the perfect house, at the perfect price. Today is the last day for the first time homebuyer tax credit, which saves buyers as much as eight thousand dollars. Full story...
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Soles looking to life after politics

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We've known for months that after 42 years in political office, Sen. R.C. Soles is calling it quits. Tuesday will mark the first Election Day in 42 years Soles could run but will not be on the ballot. Full story...
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Woman wants answers about son's death

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The SBI is investigating the death of a Pender County man. Michael Williams, 32, died about two weeks ago. Now, his mother is speaking out about what she says was negligence on the part of first responders. Full story...
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UPDATE: Listen to 911 call warning of hospital crash

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video A New Hanover Regional Medical Center spokeswoman says at 6:24 a.m. Friday a New Hanover County 911 dispatcher called the hospital's special police to notify officers that the 911 center had just received a call from a man who said he was on his way to the hospital and planned to drive into the emergency room. Full story...
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NHC Commissioners decline WWAY's invitation to further discuss sales tax increase

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On Wednesday, we sent word through Mark Boyer, Public Information Officer for New Hanover County, inviting any and all County Commissioners to come to the station during our 500p - 630p newscast on Monday to discuss and answer questions about the sales tax increase. Full story...
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