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Some inmates quarantined while officials wait for remainder of results
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/02/2009 - 5:11pm.

videoThere are more positive tuberculosis tests from people exposed to an inmate at the Brunswick County Jail. Inmates who've tested positive have been quarantined while county health officials await the results of the rest of the tests.

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NHC deputies seize cocaine and cash in drug bust
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/02/2009 - 4:30pm.

New Hanover County deputies seized more than a quarter million dollars in cocaine and cash Thursday. The bust took place in the 300 block of South College Road around 11:00 a.m.

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Keeping drains clear to avoid flooding
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/02/2009 - 3:37pm.

New Hanover County engineers are reminding people clogged drainage systems need to be cleared before unnecessary flooding costs them major money.

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Bladenboro man scrambles toward impossible dream
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/02/2009 - 9:53am.

videoA 32-year-old Bladenboro man is trying to live out his dream of playing quarterback in the NFL. WWAY's John Rendleman went to Whiteville to see the man who has been labeled the Country Wonder.

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Pender County fights battle against mosquitoes
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/02/2009 - 9:01am.

videoThis time of year, fun, outdoor activities can quickly be ruined by tiny, pesky mosquitoes. Some Pender County employees are trying to make summer a little more pleasant for residents. As WWAY's Meghan Packer reports, you could call them the Mosquito Patrol.

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Find today's specials at The Special Spot
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/01/2009 - 4:51pm.

videoTwo brothers have created a website,, where you can find out the specials at nearly every restaurant in Wilmington.

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Women plead guilty to prostitution charges surrounding Brunswick County sex sting
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/01/2009 - 4:37pm.

videoA lawyer for six women, all employees of two businesses allegedly soliciting sex, pleaded guilty on their behalf in court Wednesday. The defendants were not in court, but sentenced to probation within the state of North Carolina.

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Beach Day kicks off Fourth celebrations at Oak Island
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/01/2009 - 4:08pm.

July 4th celebrations have already kicked off in Oak Island. Wednesday, the town held it's annual Beach Day celebration.

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Boil water advisory for Castle Hayne subdivision
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/01/2009 - 4:03pm.

The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority has issued a boil water advisory for the Shearin Hills subdivision in Castle Hayne. Around 9:00 Wednesday morning, a water main broke after a contractor damaged the line.

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Family and airport discuss solution for last tree standing
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/01/2009 - 3:58pm.

A Wilmington family will be able to enjoy its tree for a few more days. The Joyce family and airport authorities met in court today to determine what happens next.

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