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Azalea Festival Historic Home Tour Highlight - "Tuscany"

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video It's known as "Tuscany". Built in 1854 in what was the outskirts of town, this Fifth Avenue home set a new standard for Wilmington. Full story...
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Downtown parking info during Azalea Festival

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The city’s downtown on-street parking will be free starting at 5 p.m. on Friday and all day Saturday for Azalea Festival activities. Full story...
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City Council looks at $5.7 million shortfall

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video The city of Wilmington now has a $5.7 million budget shortfall. Today, Council members discussed ways to fix the hefty shortfall, from cutting jobs to raising property taxes. Full story...
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Wilmington City Council will discuss Skyway Bridge tonight

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Tuesday, April 6, City Council meeting, 6:30 p.m. at City Hall -- Items of interest on the agenda include: Two resolutions related to the proposed Skyway Bridge... Full story...
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NBA legend will visit Ashley High School

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NBA Legend Sleepy Floyd will visit Ashley High School to host a school rally to honor football coach Jason Tindal for his outstanding efforts in instilling healthy post-exercise recovery habits among his athletes. The school will be awarded with $1,000 to use toward the athletic department improvements. Full story...
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Titan battle makes the Wall Street Journal

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Wilmington became an industrial magnet, even as other revenue sources such as tourism and film production began to take hold. Then a few years ago, after many local employers shed workers or shut down plants, the group lobbied local politicians to bring Titan to the area. Full story...
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Early morning woods fire near Echo Farms Golf Course

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WILMINGTON - Several Wilmington Fire Department units battled a woods fire this morning near the intersection of Echo Farms Blvd. and Independence. Full story...
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Azalea Festival President makes last minute preparations for the big event

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videoIt's Azalea Festival week in Wilmington. Erica Mearns is president of the Azalea Festival this year. This week she’s one busy lady. Full story...
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Azalea Festival Historic Home Tour Highlight - The Jacob Weil House

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videoWhen you live in a historic house there's a certain obligation to preserve the home for future generations. Mark Kennedy and his wife have done just that at the Jacob Weil House on South 6th Street. Full story...
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First day of school at Holly Shelter

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video Some say when one door closes, another one opens. That's the case for Wrightsboro Elementary students. More than 400 students moved into New Hanover County's new middle school on Monday. Full story...
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