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31-cent ice cream helps firefighters, families
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Wed, 04/28/2010 - 10:08am.

This year The annual 31-Cent Scoop Night benefits the New Hanover County Firefighter's Association Scholarship Fund. It helps firefighters and their families go back to school and further their education.

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Carolina Beach keeps new traffic pattern
Submitted by Meghan Torjussen on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 10:11pm.

Carolina Beach town council votes to keep new traffic pattern as it is.

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West Columbus High School students back in class
Submitted by Hailey Winslow on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 5:21pm.

video The West Columbus High School students who were stranded in Denmark thanks to a volcanic ash cloud were back in class today. The 12 students missed about a week of school, but believe it or not, they're glad to be be back in the classroom.

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ONLY ON 3: DA wants to see Pender Health Dept. investigation
Submitted by Joe Mauceri on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 4:30pm.

video District Attorney Ben David says once a county investigation into the Health Department is finished, he wants to see if there were any crimes committed.

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Man shot by Sen. Soles says lawmaker paid him $100,000 to keep quiet
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 4:28pm.

"He doesn't help anybody and everybody. He helps people who know something about him, something he doesn't want told. He'll give them whatever they ask for to keep them quiet," Kyle Blackburn said.

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Columbus County moves to electronic warrant system
Submitted by Hailey Winslow on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 4:21pm.

The new computerized system, which starts tomorrow, lets officers print criminal processes for warrants, orders for arrests and summons when they're needed. That way, they won't have to carry around a bunch of unnecessary paperwork.

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CFCC continues site work, waits on tax vote
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 4:09pm.

Cape Fear Community College continues to clean up the old police station property in Downtown Wilmington in hopes of breaking ground for the Union Station Building.

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Rotary honors NHRMC volunteers
Submitted by Courtney Brooks on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 3:25pm.

For the third year in a row the Rotary Club honored an organization for its Community Recognition Day.

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FIRST ON 3: Jury seated in Pierce trial; opening arguments begin
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 3:21pm.

Attorneys have selected a jury for the trial of a man charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Wilmington police officer last year.

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New ABC member quits before starting
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Tue, 04/27/2010 - 3:12pm.

The county says John Lyon has decided not to take the position as a board member after he applied and was chosen for the job.

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