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Wilmington gated community looks to become municipality
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 4:45pm.

A local gated community may soon become its own village. The Cape private community is exploring options to become New Hanover County's fifth municipality.

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Trees turn color at Lumina Station
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 3:50pm.

While some leaves change color for fall, you will see a different color than you are used to if you look at the trees in Lumina Station. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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Downtown Wilmington artwork receives international accolades
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 3:26pm.

There were international accolades for the city of Wilmington's pedestrian art. The project has been in place for three years and has aimed to enhance the downtown area with unique and interesting artwork.

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Search for missing man leads to dead body
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 1:52pm.

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office found the body of a man reported missing. Just before 10:00 Friday morning, officials found 51-year-old Arild Funderud.

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Brunswick County Intercultural Festival takes place Sunday
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 1:27pm.

The festival, which celebrates diverse cultures that make up Brunswick County, will be from 1-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, on the grounds of Odell Williamson Auditorium on the campus of Brunswick Community College in Bolivia.

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Two Pender County educators recognized for work
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 8:05am.

videoTwo Pender County educators have made their way to the top of the class. A principal and a language arts teacher have been recognized, and for one of them, it has been a long time coming.

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Southeastern North Carolina to see $24 million in federal money
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 7:47am.

Twenty-four million of our federal dollars will be coming back to southeastern North Carolina for waterway and beach projects. The most money, more than eleven million dollars, is for dredging the Cape Fear River.

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Grand re-opening celebration for Community Boys and Girls Club
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 7:42am.

A Wilmington facility celebrated its recent renovations. The Community Boys and Girls Club in Wilmington held their grand re-opening Thursday night.

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Former sheriff Ron Hewett to be released early
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/01/2009 - 3:53pm.

It looks like former Brunswick County Sheriff Ron Hewett will be released from prison early. Hewett is supposed to get out of federal prison on January 12th, and sent to a halfway house.

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Owner trying to pick up pieces after Racine Commons fire
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/01/2009 - 3:34pm.

Sharon Tran has owned Double Pearl Nail and Spa for 3 years. Tuesday night a fire burned the business she worked so hard to build.

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