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Former sheriff Ron Hewett to be released early

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It looks like former Brunswick County Sheriff Ron Hewett will be released from prison early. Hewett is supposed to get out of federal prison on January 12th, and sent to a halfway house.

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Owner trying to pick up pieces after Racine Commons fire

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Sharon Tran has owned Double Pearl Nail and Spa for 3 years. Tuesday night a fire burned the business she worked so hard to build. Full story...
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Local youngsters learn the importance of fire safety

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Some area youngsters practiced fire safety with the pros Thursday. As part of Fire Prevention Week, members of the Wilmington Fire Department visited Milestones Learning Center in Wilmington. Full story...
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The power behind a library card

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videoWith the wealth of information available to us online, we sometimes forget about the resources available at the public library. The month of September brought about a nationwide push to encourage people to sign up for a library card. Full story...
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Back Door Kitchen Tour being held this Riverfest weekend

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The much celebrated Back Door Kitchen Tour is held each year during Riverfest Weekend when the residents of the historic district graciously open their homes to hundred of visitors. The tour now in its fourth year is sponsored by Residents of Old Wilmington. Full story...
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Deputies searching for man who robbed North College Road gas station

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New Hanover County deputies are looking for the man who robbed the B.P. Gas Center on North College Road just after 3:00 Wednesday afternoon. A white male approached the clerk, demanded money and then ran toward a trailer park. Full story...
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Death of Hampstead woman investigated as homicide

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Autopsy results of the Hampstead woman found dead in her home show she was sexually assaulted. Fifty-two-year-old Beverly Moore was found dead in the bathtub of her home, on Sloop Point Road, Sunday night. Full story...
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Racine Commons recovers from Tuesday fire

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videoAround 7:00 Tuesday night, firefighters responded to a fire at the Racine Commons shopping center. The fire started at Double Pearl Nails and Spa. Full story...
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Sheriff Ingram answers questions about missing inmate

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videoA WWAY exclusive interview with Brunswick County Sheriff John Ingram answered questions as to how one jail inmate was mistakenly released on Sunday. This mix-up has led to an internal investigation of the detention officer, as well as another investigation looking another inmate's involvement in the escape. Full story...
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UNCW hosts Teachers of Tomorrow

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Our future education leaders got a taste of what's to come. UNCW was host Wednesday to Teachers of Tomorrow. Full story...
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