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State Division of Air Quality extends comment period for cement plant

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You have more time to voice your thoughts on Titan America's draft air permit for a cement plant in Castle Hayne. The state Division of Air Quality is extending the comment period from October 30th to November 20th. Full story...
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More information in Magnolia plane crash

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The pilot killed when his experimental plane went down in Duplin County Monday took off from Wilmington. Full story...
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Fire safety a hot topic at Cape Fear Elementary

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Kids at Cape Fear Elementary learned how to stop, drop and roll Tuesday. New Hanover County and Long Creek Fire Rescue took the day to educate third graders on fire safety. Full story...
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Pender County has a lot to offer

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The Pender County Tourism Office want you to know what Pender County has to offer. The official Pender County Visitor's Guide has arrived. It includes a general description and images of the county, telling and showing what a wonderful place Pender County is to visit. Full story...
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Police looking for two men in credit card theft

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A man who went for a late night swim at Wrightsville Beach returned to shore to find his cell phone, keys and wallet missing. Now police hope you can help identify the suspects. Full story...
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Mother, son arrested in Onslow County murder

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Mother and son, both in this country illegally, have been charged with murder in Onslow County. Victoria Hernandez and her son Ricardo are charged with fatally stabbing Aredelio Mayo. Full story...
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Brunswick 4H celebrates 100 years

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video4H started in North Carolina 100 years ago. The centennial is being celebrated throughout the Tar Heel State at various times. Monday night it was Brunswick County's turn, and WWAY’s John Rendleman was there. Full story...
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Banding together to gather instruments in Bladen County

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videoBladen County band directors are asking for the public's help. They need old instruments for children who can't afford to be in band. Full story...
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Council discusses new options on convention center hotel

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videoConstruction on the Wilmington convention center continues to move along, but there are still no plans for a neighboring hotel. Full story...
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911 calls go unanswered

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videoEveryone knows to call 911 in an emergency, but what happens if no one answers? It's a question some New Hanover County residents were forced to answer over the weekend. “It rang and rang and rang and rang, and no one answered,” said Kathy Boone. Full story...
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