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St. James has plans for new buildings

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The Brunswick County town of Saint James is getting some brand new buildings. The town plans to build a $3.9 million town hall and community center along Highway 211 across from the main entrance to the gated community. Full story...
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Wrightsville Beach prepares for busy Labor Day weekend

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videoWhen you live in a beach town, the last weekend of summer is a big deal. WWAY's Hailey Winslow hit Wrightsville Beach to see how the town is preparing for the Labor Day holiday. Full story...
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Parents show concern over President Obama's speech

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videoPresident Obama is addressing students throughout the country next week, and local schools are planning on sharing his message with students here. But not without addressing parent's concerns first. Full story...
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Crisis clinic opens in Brunswick County, offering free mental healthcare

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videoWith the state's mental healthcare system struggling, finding affordable, adequate care can be challenging. But thanks to a special partnership, a first of its kind crisis clinic is up and running in Brunswick County, offering free, mental healthcare to those who need it. Full story...
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Family feud erupts in Wilmington parking lot, brother stabbed

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A family feud in Wilmington Thursday night ended with one man in intensive care. Wilmington Police have charged 58-year-old Nathan Cheek for assault with a deadly weapon. Full story...
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Deputies checking on safe boating practices this Labor Day weekend

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If you plan on hitting the open water, the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office and fire services will be working together to make sure people are practicing safe boating this holiday weekend. Full story...
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Three interesting exhibits coming to a close at Cape Fear Museum

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videoTime is running out to catch not one, but three unique exhibits at the Cape Fear Museum. This weekend, it is your last chance to check them out before they are gone. Full story...
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St. James sewage spill stinks up community

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videoA morning sewage leak caused road closures and hours of clean up in Brunswick County’s St. James community. Witnesses described it as more of a nine-foot stream of sewage that was spewed into the air. Full story...
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Laney student organizes food drive in honor of Ogden Santa

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The legacy of Wilmington homeless man lives on. Dane Hobbs passed away last week and now a local teen is starting a food drive in his honor. Full story...
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New moms get fit with Stroller Strides

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videoIt's not easy being a new mom. Having a newborn can leave you sleep deprived, socially isolated, and carrying a bit of extra baby weight you'd like to lose. That's why many moms in Wilmington turn to Stroller Strides. Full story...
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