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

Five Arrested in Drug Bust

READ MORE:
Five suspects were arrested in Loris, South Carolina in what began as an investigation of a Hispanic based trafficking operation in southern Brunswick county. Full story...
»

Despite challenges, restaurants opening downtown

READ MORE:
videoThe Blue Lotus on Front Street closed after only four months, but one restaurant opened last week and another is gearing up to open its doors next week Full story...
»

New ABC Boss starts today, couldn't meet with us

READ MORE:
The new boss of New Hanover County's Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission started work today. Dan Sykes used to be the General Manager of Orange County's ABC. Full story...
»

County spreading info on sales tax vote

READ MORE:
New Hanover County is trying to spread the word about its sales and use tax referendum on the May ballot. Full story...
»

Wrightsville Beach bridge work starts Sunday

READ MORE:
Just in time for the post-Easter rush and the Azalea Festival, the Department of Transportation will start working on the Wrightsville Beach drawbridge Sunday night. Full story...
»

Wilmington City Offices closed Friday; Trash pick-up not affected

READ MORE:
City offices will be closed on Friday in observance of Good Friday. Trash, yard waste and recycling service will be unaffected by the closure. City customers who normally have their trash, recycling and yard waste picked up on Fridays are asked to have all items curbside by 7:30 a.m. Full story...
»

Tall Ship will visit Wilmington during Azalea Festival

READ MORE:
The 150 foot Tall Ship Peacemaker will be returning into downtown Wilmington on Tuesday, April 6th for a two week stay in celebration of both the Azalea Festival and the 6th annual Rims on the River Car Show. Full story...
»

UPDATE: Service dog kicked out; message from the owner to our viewers

READ MORE:
Amanda’s service dog, ELLIE, was provided to her by the paws4people foundation, an organization that provides service dogs primarily to disabled children and veterans. Full story...
»

FIRST ON 3: Store owner who kicked out service dog apologizes

READ MORE:
video It's been two days since we first told you about Robert Bryant, who owns a western wear shop in Castle Hayne. Monday, he kicked out a service dog which helps a 5-year-old girl who has cerebral palsy, because he said he had a strict "no pets" policy. Full story...
»

Lindsey Shaw to reign as Queen Azalea

READ MORE:
video The star of the ABC Family show "10 Things I Hate About You" will be crowned during a free event in Riverfront Park in Downtown Wilmington on Wednesday, April 7, at 5 p.m. You can watch it live on WWAY NewsChannel 3, your official NC Azalea Festival station. Full story...
»