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Poplar Grove Plantation hosts 30th anniversary celebration

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This weekend Poplar Grove Plantation hosted a 30th anniversary celebration. It was the peanutiest day of the year. It was all about community, arts and, of course, peanuts. Full story...
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Cape Fear Community College graduates 750

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video It's the culmination of their college careers !! Graduation night at Cape Fear Community College. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Sheriff McMahon responds to critical editorial

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videoA former New Hanover County deputy charged with a felony still works for the county. This morning the StarNews ran an editorial criticizing Sheriff Ed McMahon for helping Charles Smith get that job. Tonight the sheriff responds to that criticism. Full story...
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Oops - Tall Ship won't go under bridge after all, stopping at State Port

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On Wednesday, Captain Eric Jones, commander of the Eagle announced that he is not going to “house” or lower the 2,200-pound mast because of safety issues and time constraints, which will prevent the ship from sailing into downtown Wilmington’s harbor next week - reports the Greater Wilmington Business Journal. Full story...
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11 days later, suspect still on the loose

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The Brunswick County District Attorney's Office promised a victim her alleged attacker would be arrested the same day he was indicted. Eleven days later, the Sheriff's Office has had no luck finding him. Full story...
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Marines arrested for crime ring

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Deangelo Gearing, Aaron Lee and Joshua Mathis made their first appearances in court today. They're accused of breaking into cars and homes. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Bladen County voter fraud accusations investigated

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video The Bladen Ballot Battle continues. The May primary has already been investigated for claims Commissioner Delilah Blanks cast multiple votes. Now the North Carolina Board of Elections is investigating several claims of voter fraud stemming from the May primary and the run-off in the sheriff's race. Full story...
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Annexation of Monkey Junction on hold

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An attorney for residents who live in Monkey Junction filed the appeal Thursday to try and keep the City of Wilmington from annexing the area. Full story...
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'Miracle baby' back home in Brunswick County

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video Less than two weeks after a piece of metal got stuck in his head during a fall, Jessiah Jackson is back home and healthy. Full story...
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Lightning strike may have caused house fire

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WFD crews are on the scene of a two story residential structure fire at 309 Brookshire Lane. The fire has been brought under control without any injuries. The fire was primarily an attic fire that appears may have started from a lightning strike even though the official cause has yet to be determined. Full story...
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