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Winstead wins Coastal Entrepreneur Award

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The Greater Wilmington Business Journal named its 2010 Coastal Entrepreneur. Loadmatch Logistics owner Gary Winstead was awarded the honor at the annual Entrepreneur Awards breakfast at UNCW today. Full story...
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Budget battle continues in Oak Island

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video Dozens of Oak Island residents showed up to a special budget workshop today. Many of them hoped to get their frustrations out on how the town has been spending their money. Full story...
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Old building finds new life as surf shop

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video A 70-year-old building at Wrightsville Beach is getting a facelift and will soon be a surf shop. The old building on South Lumina Ave. has been vacant for 40 years, and it's kind of been an eye sore. Full story...
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Tea Party Summit comes to Wilmington

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video The Tea Party political movement is in the Port City this weekend. Organizers say the conservative group is hosting a summit so that people can get their political voices heard in our state. Full story...
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Topsail HS EV team wins 7th national title

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The team collected 11 trophies including first and third overall. This was the seventh year in a row that the EV Team won first overall in the SMARTT Challenge competition against high schools from as far away as Iowa and Miami. Full story...
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Judge orders Sun Spa, Playmates closed

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Deputies raided the businesses earlier this year, arresting several people on drug and prostitution charges. The Sheriff's Office made a similar bust on both places last summer as well. Full story...
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Soles introduces bills to create new DA, lower pension requirements

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video Sen. R.C. Soles may be leaving the legislature, but he's not going quietly. The longest serving member in the history of the legislature filed a bill today that would split the 13th judicial district. Full story...
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Brunswick County native murdered in Asheboro

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video Police in Asheboro are investigating the murder of a Brunswick County native. Police say a neighbor out for a walk found 22-year-old Shaunna Walley's body in some woods Tuesday morning. Walley grew up in Shallotte, but she moved to Asheboro about a year ago. Full story...

ONLY ON 3: Shooting victim speaks out

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video It's been more than a week since 17-year-old Robert Davis was shot outside of West Bladen High School. For the first time, the teen is speaking out about what he says happened on the afternoon of May 11. Full story...
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Celebs join effort for law enforcement memorial

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The Wilmington Police Recreation Association is asking for your help. The group is looking to build a memorial honoring local law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty. Full story...
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