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Eight more days of construction on Wrightsville Beach drawbridge

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Looks like construction on the Wrightsville Beach drawbridge is going to take longer than expected. Full story...
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Time to prepare for tornado season

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videoIt's Severe Weather Awareness Week in North Carolina, which is a chance to remind people that severe weather season is right around the corner, including the most likely time of year for tornadoes. Full story...
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Head-on collision on Independence Blvd Wednesday

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A head-on collision led to major traffic backups Wednesday morning in Wilmington. The accident happened around 7:00 a.m. on Independence Boulevard between 17th Street and Carolina Beach Road. Full story...
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Topsail Humane Society and Pender County to sever ties

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videoBack in July, the Pender County Health Department and the Topsail Humane Society agreed the humane society would take over operations of the county animal shelter. But with a tight county budget, the humane society said there is just not enough money to cover costs. Full story...
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Power outage left much of Brunswick Co. in cold

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On this cold Thursday morning, much of Brunswick County was without power. A Brunswick Electric Membership Cooperative spokesperson told WWAY power was out from Supply southward to the state line. Full story...
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Earth Day trash challenge

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videoAn environmentally friendly teacher challenges students to an Earth Day trash contest. Full story...
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Health concerns at Acme Delco Elementary

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videoRepairs at one Columbus County School have parents worried about the health and safety of their children. Full story...
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Elderly Brunswick County man arrested for drug trafficking

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An elderly Brunswick County man, once on the county's most wanted list, is behind bars. Sixty-nine-year-old Franklin Floyd was arrested shortly before 5:00 pm Tuesday at his house. Full story...
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Wrightsville Beach drawbridge may take longer than expected

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Repairs on the Wrightsville Beach drawbridge may require some extra time. An engineer for the DOT told WWAY NewsChannel 3 Wednesday that they are running into problems. Full story...
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Wrightsville Beach Fire Department says the time is now for a new building

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videoIt is moldy, cramped and has been an ongoing battle for the past three years; Wrightsville Beach Fire and Police departments say they need a new public safety building, and the town needs to act now. Full story...
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