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Middle school students in Whiteville utilizing laptops

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videoInstead of students carrying around an armful of books at Central Middle School in Whiteville, they can do all their studies in one place, on their Apple laptop computer. Full story...
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More land could be added to Monkey Junction annex proposal

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videoA proposal to annex land in Monkey Junction is getting bigger, much to the dismay of area residents and business owners. For them it means paying more taxes. Full story...
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Leland development has town officials playing catch up

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videoLeland has had developments pop up along Highway 17 for the last seven years bringing more homes and businesses along the way. Leland Mayor Walter Futch said growth in the area happened fast; so fast, the town had a difficult time catching up. Full story...
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Tree Fest 2009

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Several local organizations came together to put on Tree Fest 2009 in an effort to have more trees in our community. Full story...
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Six-year-old comes to the rescue

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videoA 6-year old's quick thinking may have saved her great-grandmothers life. It's started as a normal Wednesday afternoon; Mable Davis was cooking breakfast for her great-granddaughter before taking her to school, but then started not to feel well. Full story...
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Controlled burns in Brunswick County help maintain wildlife

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Forest fires in Brunswick County helped clear the way for future wildlife. The Brunswick County Department of Forest Resources performed a control burn on more than 275 acres of land. Full story...
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Parsley students spice up science

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Parsley Elementary students participated in their first science fair, showing off their exhibits Friday in Wilmington. Full story...
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Kids at Codington pledge to be more kind

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Kindness Week kicked off Friday at Codington Elementary School. Kids pledge to be kinder at home, at school and in the community. Full story...
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The first African American woman astronaut speaks at UNCW

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videoA woman who made her mark on history is visiting Wilmington. Mae Jemison is the first African American woman to travel to space. Thursday night she was the keynote speaker at UNCW, as part of this week's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration. Full story...
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Children abandoned in car outside Motel 6

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Two young children left in a freezing car last night are safe today, thanks to a motel security guard. Greg West was making his normal rounds after 10:00 Wednesday night at the Motel 6 on Market Street, when he heard a crying child. Full story...
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