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

WPD: Suspect caught robbing appliance store

READ MORE:
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...
»

Out-of-town coin dealer duped by robbers

READ MORE:
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...
»

FIRST ON 3: Pesticide Board to consider settlement with Ag-Mart

READ MORE:
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...
»

ONLY ON 3: Man hit by alleged drunk driver talks about crash

READ MORE:
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...
»

UPDATE: DOT apologizes to Rocky Point family

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

Michael's defends chowder championship

READ MORE:
videoThe Carolina Beach restaurant won Best Seafood Chowder at the Knorr's Great Chowder Cook-off in Newport, RI, over the weekend. Full story...
»

Man arrested, found with missing teen

READ MORE:
A Wilmington man is charged in connection with a Brunswick County girl's weekend disappearance. Full story...
»

FIRST ON 3: State Rep. Dewey Hill plans to address loophole in DWI law

READ MORE:
State Rep. Dewey Hill (D-Brunswick/Columbus) told us today on the phone that he plans to talk with the Speaker of the House tonight to try and begin closing a loophole in the state DWI laws. Full story...
»

FIRST ON 3: Bladen Sheriff candidate not violating Hatch Act

READ MORE:
A Bladen County Sheriff's deputy has not violated federal law by running for Sheriff. Eric Bryan's attorney released a letter from the US Office of Special Counsel he received today. Full story...
»

Sheriff's deputy arrested, fired after domestic violence charge

READ MORE:
Pender County deputies arrested New Hanover Deputy Mitchell Marlow yesterday. He is charged with two counts of assault on a female and held with no bond. Full story...
»