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Rabies outbreak concerning for many

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videoThe past few months for New Hanover Animal Control officers have been very busy trying to contain an outbreak of rabies cases the county has been fighting since the beginning of the year. Experts believe the virus isn't spreading as fast as the fear. Full story...
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Leland Police to dispose of old prescription medicine

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In an effort to prevent prescription drugs from getting in the wrong hands, the Leland Police will properly dispose of prescription medication. The drop box will also prevent people from flushing their medication down the toilet, which can act as a source of pollution in wastewater. Full story...
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Georgia-Pacific employees to wait on hearing about layoffs

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Employees at the Georgia-Pacific plant in Whiteville will have a few days to wait before learning if layoffs at the plant will affect them. Full story...
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County Commission approves Ed McMahon for sheriff

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New Hanover County officially has a successor for Sheriff Sid Causey. Monday, the County Commission approved Chief Deputy Ed McMahon for the job. He will replace Causey, who took early retirement and steps down June 30. Full story...
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Filming moved, but auditions for upcoming Miley Cyrus movie still to be held in Wilmington

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Interested in acting in the upcoming Miley Cyrus movie? If you think you have the right stuff you can audition right here in Wilmington. Full story...
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Anticipation builds as Carolina Beach sets up amusement rides

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videoCrews in Carolina Beach are working to finish setting up amusement rides near the boardwalk before Memorial Day weekend. Visitors and business owners can not wait until the Tilt-a-Whirl is up, and running. Full story...
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Kure Beach Boardwalk receiving finishing touches before Memorial Day

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Carolina Beach is not the only place getting ready for Memorial Day weekend. In Kure Beach, the boardwalk extension is almost complete for the unofficial start of the summer season. Full story...
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McIntyre to present New Hanover County Fire Department with funding

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Congressman Mike McIntyre will be at the New Hanover County Courthouse to present a check to the New Hanover County Fire Department. Full story...
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Weekend of soccer gives Cape Fear economy a boost

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videoNearly 4,000 soccer players came to New Hanover County this weekend for the 16th Annual Seaside Soccer Classic; a big score for the Cape Fear economy. Full story...
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Rabies clinic held at Ogden Park

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There have been a dozen confirmed cases of rabies in New Hanover County so far this year. Saturday, a free rabies clinic sponsored by the New Hanover County Humane Society helped county residents protect their pets. Full story...
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