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Pender County Board of Health looks to put a ban on smoking
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/30/2009 - 3:44pm.

Folks in Pender County could soon be breathing a little easier if the Board of Health gets its way. The board has asked the county commission to consider a smoking ban on all county-owned property.

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It's takeoff for the Cape Fear Fair & Expo
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/30/2009 - 3:29pm.

The airport is officially the “fair port”. The Cape Fear Fair and Expo is officially open for business. Fun-lovers from all across the area are flocking to the fair grounds...

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Candidates for mayor of Burgaw discuss issues as race heats up
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/30/2009 - 3:07pm.

videoElection Day is almost upon us, and the race for mayor is heating up in Burgaw. WWAY political reporter Kevin Wuzzardo introduces us to the incumbent and his challenger.

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Law suit hopes to save sea turtles from gill nets
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/30/2009 - 10:30am.

A potential law suit is in place in hopes of saving sea turtles. The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in Topsail Beach has filed a 60-day letter of intent to sue the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries

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NC and SC canine units take part in fall trials
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/30/2009 - 10:21am.

Police departments from North and South Carolina are meeting in Carolina Beach for the canine unit fall trails.

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Prokop pleads guilty to indecent liberties
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/29/2009 - 4:33pm.

Before the jury had a chance to deliberate, former New Hanover County K-9 officer Thomas Prokop pleaded guilty Thursday to taking indecent liberties with a four-year-old girl.

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Pender County Murder Suspect turns himself in
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/29/2009 - 4:12pm.

A suspected murderer is in custody in Pender County. Ronnie Peddie turned himself in Thursday afternoon.

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Britt Motorsports owner facing felony charges
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/29/2009 - 4:05pm.

After a ten month investigation by the DMV, the owner of a well known Wilmington business faces several felony charges.

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Man says he was molested by Sen. Soles over 30 years ago
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/29/2009 - 4:02pm.

videoA man who grew up in Tabor City raises serious allegations against R.C. Soles, dating back more than 30 years, to a time when he was 13 years old.

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Leland officer, K-9 recovering after accident
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/29/2009 - 3:55pm.

A Leland police officer and his K-9 are recovering, after their patrol car was totaled Wednesday night. Officer Jonathon Hall and his police canine were traveling on Highway 133 at Blackwell Road in Leland when...

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