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FIRST ON 3: Driver charged with DWI and killing woman in wreck had similar accident in '09

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videoAnother driver has contacted us saying he was in a similar wreck with Constantineau last year. A police accident report shows Michael Escalera was driving from Park Avenue in Wilmington towards Wrightsville Ave. last August when Constantineau crossed the center line and swiped him. Full story...
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Widower hosting King Mackerel Tourney in honor of his wife

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Deciding to memorialize his late wife Jodi and generate money for the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and Life Care Center at the same time, Mike Tynch was a man on a mission. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Wrightsville Beach peeper pleads guilty

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videoJohnny Wayne Alford pleaded guilty today to peeping at dozens of women at Wrightsville Beach in 2009. Full story...
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CFCC helps Army Corps relaunch buoy

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video A dozen students from Cape Fear Community College are out at sea on the R/V Dan Moore after helping launch a special buoy in the ocean. The college teamed up with the Army Corps of Engineers to deploy a remote sensing buoy, which washed ashore months ago, two miles off of Bald Head Island. Full story...
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Cross dresser jumped on N. 30th Street

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The victim told officers that the men had been yelling that they were going to kill him and that he did not belong there. He said that he has been harassed in the Creekwood neighborhood for the last year. He told officers he believes he was targeted because he is a cross dresser and has an alternative life style. Full story...
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WPD: Suspect caught robbing appliance store

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A WPD officer responding to a reported break-in at Roy's Appliances spotted a man matching the suspect description walking away from the scene. The officer detained the man for questioning. Full story...
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Out-of-town coin dealer duped by robbers

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The male victim, age 55, is a coin dealer from Jacksonville, NC. He said he made an appointment to meet someone at the listed address to discuss a possible purchase of some coins. When he arrived, he realized that the house was vacant and had a “For Rent” sign. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Pesticide Board to consider settlement with Ag-Mart

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Workers at Ag-Mart's North Carolina farms say their children suffered severe birth defects as a result of pesticide misuse. One woman, who was pregnant when she worked for Ag-Mart, had a son born with no arms and no legs. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Man hit by alleged drunk driver talks about crash

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videoOne of the pedestrians hit by an alleged drunk driver on Wrightsville Beach over the Memorial Day weekend speaks out. Marc Miller's leg is in pretty bad shape, but surprisingly, he is in good spirits. Full story...
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UPDATE: DOT apologizes to Rocky Point family

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The Swopes say the DOT ripped up part of their yard, taking sod and reflectors they had put up. Full story...
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