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Johnnie Mercer's is a landmark pier for fishermen and beach goers

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videoThis month's Cape Fear Pride series takes us to Wrightsville Beach where the surf is up, and the beach is pristine. Johnnie Mercer’s pier is a point of reference for most beach goers, but fishermen come from all over the country to fish off the pier. Full story...
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Leland man arrested for allegedly trafficking cocaine

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The Pender County Sheriff Narcotics Unit arrested a man Thursday for allegedly trafficking crack cocaine. Full story...
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Mixed news comes from city council budget meeting

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Good and bad news coming out of city council's proposed budget meeting Friday. No city employees will be losing their jobs, but cuts will be made elsewhere. Full story...
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Columbus County woman wins cookies for a year

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The chance to indulge in a box of Girl Scout cookies is an annual event. But one Columbus County woman has enough boxes to last her the whole year. Full story...
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Pender County has its first State of the County Address

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videoThursday night folks got to size up life in Pender County. Commission Chair Jimmy Tate delivered Pender County's first ever State of the County Address. Community leaders and residents attended to hear where things stand, and where things are going. Full story...
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Carolina Beach kicks off summer events

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Crowds gathered in Carolina Beach last night for the kickoff of the Boardwalk Summer Blast event series. There are more than 100 events scheduled throughout the summer, including bands, dancing, bingo and plenty of food and fun for the entire family. Full story...
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Record breaking funds raised at CFCC

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While many people are tightening their belt, community and business leaders set a new donation record for Cape Fear Community College. Full story...
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Two families walk away from collision in Wilmington

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Thanks to their seatbelts, two families walked away from a head-on collision in Wilmington Thursday afternoon. Full story...
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Pride of Baltimore docks in Wilmington

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Downtown Wilmington has a rather large guest for the weekend. "The Pride of Baltimore II” docked along the riverfront on Thursday. Full story...
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Seahawk statue finds a home at UNCW

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The campus of UNCW looks a little different today after a giant copper seahawk landed at Hoggard Circle. The statue weighs 2,000 pounds and has a 20-foot wingspan. Full story...
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