make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Local News

Browse News by County:
New Hanover | Brunswick | Pender | Columbus | Bladen

Questions answered about teen involved with Soles

READ MORE:
videoState Senator R.C. Soles continues to avoid calls made by WWAY, but has now admitted to buying a house for 17-year-old Allen Strickland. Full story...
»

Affordable housing gets financial boost

READ MORE:
videoThe economy has put stress on affordable housing in Wilmington, but thanks to a multi-million dollar tax credit from the North Carolina Housing and Finance Agency, help is in sight. Full story...
»

Picketers back for day two

READ MORE:
videoEver since a Wilmington medical practice discontinued its midwifery program, the voices of concerned mothers have been growing louder. Picketers outside New Hanover Regional Medical Center, determined to raise awareness about the need for more local midwives, were present for a second day on Tuesday. Full story...
»

Bike patrol begins in Leland

READ MORE:
videoThe Leland Police Department's bike unit is on the lookout in a neighborhood near you. After weeks of training and new biking equipment, they are ready to hit the streets. Full story...
»

New Hanover County Schools hop on social networking

READ MORE:
New Hanover County Schools have hopped on the band wagon; they are now on Facebook and Twitter. Parents, teachers, and students can now keep track of what is going on around campus through the social-networking sites. Full story...
»

Former Calabash town administrator arrested

READ MORE:
The former Calabash town administrator was arrested Tuesday morning. Thirty year old Jeremy Cribb was charged with obtaining property by false pretenses and four counts of embezzlement by a public official. Full story...
»

Man in custody after alleged bank robbery

READ MORE:
A man is in custody Tuesday night after allegedly robbing a bank in Shallotte. It happened just after 9:00 Tuesday morning at the Shallotte BB&T. Full story...
»

911 dispatch partners with Wilmington and NHC fire departments

READ MORE:
Wilmington and New Hanover County fire departments have partnered with 911dispatch to cut down on response times. The departments now share the same dispatch system, whereas in the past they each had a separate channel. Full story...
»

Tuberculosis cases hit 42 at Brunswick jail

READ MORE:
There is an update on tuberculosis in the Brunswick County Jail. Health officials say forty-two inmates and jail workers have tested positive for the disease since an outbreak last month. Full story...
»

Over 150 marijuana plants seized in Shallotte drug bust

READ MORE:
videoThere was a major home-grown marijuana bust in Brunswick County Monday night. Detectives with the sheriff's office seized more than 150 marijuana plants from a Shallotte house, with an estimated street value of more than $500,000. Full story...
»