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New Hanover Co. ABC starts new era Saturday

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New Hanover County's long-time ABC administrator is gone. Spending controversies have surrounded him and his board for months, but a whole new chapter starts tomorrow. Full story...
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Juvenile with knives taken into custody at DC Virgo

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School officials at D.C. Virgo Middle School encountered an intruder on their campus who had two knives in his possession. Full story...
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WPD looking for three suspects in home invasion

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Officers were responding to three suspicious suspects running through the apartment complex with a long rifle. As the officers were en-route, dispatch notified the officers that an armed robbery just occurred. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: New Hanover County Sheriff's Investigators make heroin bust

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An undercover investigation led Detectives with the Sheriff’s Vice and Narcotics Division on a brief foot chase which ended with the arrest of two Wilmington men and the seizure of 93 bags of heroin, valued at $3500, and $1,966 in cash. Full story...
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Pender County Board of Ed to NAACP: Cease, desist & apologize

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video The Pender County Board of Education is issuing this press release to respond publicly to allegations by Dr. Rachel Stephens, President of the Pender County NAACP. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Soles pleads guilty

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video Sen. R.C. Soles pleaded guilty this afternoon in Columbus County to misdemeanor assault with a deadly weapon for the August shooting of Kyle Blackburn at the senator's Tabor City home. Full story...
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Investigators say incident at school not rape

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The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says an incident at Ashley High School was not a rape after all. Full story...
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Front Street project reaches milestone

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A Wilmington city spokesperson says the Front Street revitalization project has hit its half-way point for the first block. Full story...
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Williston grad reunited with long lost class ring

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video A few weeks ago we were contacted by a man in Alabama who had found a class ring from the old Williston High School. He and his wife had found it many years ago and were trying to find who it belonged to. Now after much research and years of searching, the ring is on its way to its rightful owner. Full story...
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Police waiting to charge speeding deputy

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video A lot of you have written in on-line asking why Lewis hasn't been charged yet. Shallotte Police Chief Rodney Gause explained why. Full story...
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