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Hot stuff at this year's Chili Cook Off

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Saturday, it was all about chowing down for a good cause. The 23rd Annual Chili Cook Off went on as scheduled despite a little rain. Full story...
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Walkers raise money for arthritis foundation

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Hundreds of volunteers walked this weekend to help fight arthritis. The Carolinas chapter of the Arthritis Foundation held the Fourth Annual Arthritis Walk at Hugh MacRae Park.

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Wilmington mayoral candidate sues Star News and points finger at opposition

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videoAn anonymous contributor to the Star News website alleges Paul Knight embezzled money and was sued twice for sexual harassment. Now Knight is suing the John Doe and pointing the finger at incumbent Bill Saffo. Full story...
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Yam Festival full of sweet potatoes

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videoTabor City is hosting the 39th Annual Yam Festival through the weekend, however you won't find any yams there, only sweet potatoes. Full story...
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Drug bust in Brunswick County leads to marijuana camp

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videoThe Brunswick County Sheriff's Office has busted up what it's calling a drug camp buried deep in the woods of Supply. Undercover drug detectives said the "marijuana camp" did not just pop up overnight. Full story...
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Pregnant Brunswick County woman dies of H1N1 virus

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Brunswick County's health director reccomends pregnant women get H1N1 vaccine after county's first death related to the H1N1 virus. Full story...
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State bar recognizes Soles for 50 years of membership

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Although currently facing his own legal problems, State Senator RC Soles has been practicing law for half a century. This week, the state bar recognized Soles for 50 years of membership. Full story...
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Candidates field questions from Burgaw and Pender County residents

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Burgaw and Pender County residents had the chance to meet the candidates Thursday night. The three county commission hopefuls and the two mayoral candidates for Burgaw answered questions from constituents. Full story...
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Wilmington parents upset NHC schools arent warning about H1N1 cases

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videoParents at a Wilmington middle school are upset because they were not notified when several students at the school came down with H1N1. School administrators said they are not required to share the information. Full story...
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Azalea Festival announces art contest winner

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Azalea Festival organizers announced the winner of a student art contest Thursday. Her work will be featured on souvenirs at the upcoming festival. Full story...
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