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Creasy family faces federal fraud charges

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A father and daughter medical team is facing more than 200 federal fraud charges. Roy and Tammy Creasy are each being indicted on 225 counts of conspiracy to commit health care fraud, aiding and abetting... Full story...
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Subway in Castle Hayne robbed by gunpoint

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The Subway in Castle Hayne was robbed at gunpoint just before 9:00 p.m. Tuesday night. A man walked into the Subway with a handgun. He demanded money, got it, and left out the back door on foot. Full story...
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City Council approves contract for downtown construction

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videoBeginning in January, crews will tear up and redo parts of Front Street to beautify downtown, as well as improve water and sewer lines. Tuesday night, Wilmington City Council unanimously passed a resolution awarding the contract for the construction. Full story...
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Wilmington honors citizens who saved elderly couple

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Tuesday night, the city honored a Wilmington police officer and several citizens with commendations for saving an elderly couple from a sinking car. Back in August, the couple drove their Lincoln Town Car... Full story...
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Leland Town Council finally has new member

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Round Three, and the winner is in. Martha Currie is officially a new member of Leland Town Council. In two recounts, Currie won both times by one vote. Full story...
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Brunswick County purchases refurbished gas chamber

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video"As good as new" doesn't quite cut it for animal rights activists. There was confusion as to whether a gas chamber recently purchased by the Brunswick County Animal shelter was "new." Turns out, it was refurbished. Full story...
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Southport seniors love their new center

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videoSouthport seniors have a lot to look forward to. This weekend is the grand opening of a new senior center in town; something they say is very much needed. Full story...
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Fears surround Front Street construction

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videoWilmington City Council has some big plans for improving downtown, but some business owners are worried they will not be around by the time the work is finished. Full story...
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Suspect arrested in Brunswick County armed robbery

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The search is over for a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery in Brunswick County. Investigators believe 20-year-old Jarrell Smith beat and robbed the manager of Coastal Cinema in Shallotte Sunday night. Full story...
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North Carolina Ports Authority sees increase in container moves

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The North Carolina Ports Authority CEO gave his State of the Ports Address Tuesday. Thanks to the arrival of two new shipping lines, Tom Eager said there has been a 28 percent increase in container moves at the ports. Full story...
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