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Behind the Scenes Tour With State Sen. R.C. Soles In Raleigh, Part II

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videoWhen you're the longest serving member in the history of the state legislature, certain perks come your way. Only two senators have a reserved parking spot, and R.C. Soles has a spacious office to go along with his spot. Despite the size, he still has to sift through nearly 300 letters and emails a day. Full story...
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It's a bird, it's a plane, it's... Anti-ticket Man

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videoParking in the Port City can be a frustrating game of beat the clock, especially when you return to your car to find a bright yellow ticket on the windshield. Anti-ticket Man tries to save parkers from getting ticketed by inserting quarters into expiring meters. Full story...
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Diligence returns to Port City

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videoSpending weeks, even months, apart from someone you love is hard to do. Spouses of those on board the Coast Guard cutter Diligence are used to it but Thursday, that time apart came to an end. Full story...
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Quaint Wilmington neighborhood joins historic district

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videoWilmington's history is one of the city's most appealing and interesting aspects. More than 6,000 buildings here are part of the National Register of Historic Places, which now includes one neighborhood that was just added. Full story...
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Sunset Park Elementary H1N1 case confirmed

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We have a fifth confirmed case of swine flu in New Hanover County schools. The school system sent out an alert about a possible H1N1 case at Sunset Park Elementary Tuesday night and canceled a book fair at the school. Full story...
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Man arrested after standoff in Wilmington

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A standoff on Montgomery Avenue in Wilmington ended in an arrest Wednesday night. Police said Devin Williams holed up in a house when they tried to arrest him on an outstanding warrant for possession of a firearm by a felon. Full story...
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Group home on hold in Navassa

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It looks like a controversial group home for troubled teens will not be built in Navassa after all; at least for the time being. Full story...
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Beach Music Festival back on beach with cheaper tickets

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The Pleasure Island Beach Music Festival is back for its 24th year this weekend. This year it's back on the beach and more affordable. Full story...
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Board to discuss Wishnask file with public on Friday

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We may soon know why former Williston teacher Jessica Wishnask was suspended. After wavering back and forth as to whether to release Wishnask's personnel file, the NHC School Board has reached an agreement. Full story...
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Market Street's El Berta Motor Inn to close down Sunday

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A Wilmington fixture is closing its doors. Whitey's El Berta Motor Inn has been part of the Market Street landscape for 55 years, however it'll be torn down to make way for other commercial development. Full story...
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