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Registered sex offender alerts police
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 04/09/2010 - 3:32pm.

This morning, after mounting pressure from family and friends, Bradley Pardue called and advised authorities that he could be located walking down a road in Surf City.

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Brunswick escapee caught in Maryland
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 04/09/2010 - 1:22pm.

Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office has retrieved Rosher Rodriguez-Aguilar from Maryland. Rodriguez-Aguilar escaped from the Brunswick County Detention Center back in September of 2009.

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Azalea Festival Parade will begin with special flyover
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 04/09/2010 - 10:28am.

U.S. Representative Mike McIntyre announced today that he has requested and secured permission from the Pentagon for a flyover to honor NC's military families at the beginning of Saturday's Azalea Festival Parade.

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NHCS announces make-up schedule for Wrightsboro Elementary School
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 04/09/2010 - 10:23am.

New Hanover County Schools has established the make-up schedule for Wrightsboro Elementary School students in grades 1 – 5. Wrightsboro students missed five days of school in March when the district had to close the Wrightsboro campus for mold remediation.

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Peacemaker crew enjoying Port City visit
Submitted by Hailey Winslow on Thu, 04/08/2010 - 4:44pm.

video If you've been down to the Wilmington Riverfront this week, you've probably noticed the 150-foot tall ship the Peacemaker. The 15 crew members arrived in the Port City Tuesday for the Azalea Festival after spending the winter in Savannah.

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Big top takes shape at airport
Submitted by Courtney Brooks on Thu, 04/08/2010 - 4:06pm.

video Lions, tigers and ligers? That's right, folks. The circus is in town.

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Economy headlines State of Pender speech
Submitted by Meghan Torjussen on Thu, 04/08/2010 - 4:01pm.

The State of the County address begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Pender County Courthouse in Burgaw.

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Federal funds target struggling schools
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Thu, 04/08/2010 - 3:43pm.

video North Carolina received good news from Washington. The US Secretary of Education announced that the Tar Heel State will receive more than $91 million to turn around its persistently lowest achieving schools.

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Azalea Queen tours Wilmington
Submitted by Joe Mauceri on Thu, 04/08/2010 - 2:58pm.

video Azalea Queen Lindsey Shaw received the royal treatment as she toured Wilmington today.

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City offers Azalea Festival parking, traffic reminders
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Thu, 04/08/2010 - 10:58am.

The City of Wilmington has several tips and reminders about parking and traffic downtown this weekend during the Azalea Festival.

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