make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Local News

Browse News by County:
New Hanover | Brunswick | Pender | Columbus | Bladen

City Council votes to change election process, draws some opposition

READ MORE:
videoWe are still quite a few months away from the next election for Wilmington City Council and mayor, but when that time comes, things will run a little differently. Full story...
»

Local business can look forward to more cruise ships in Wilmington

READ MORE:
Local businesses will get another boost, with four cruise ships docking in Wilmington. Three American Cruise Line ships will arrive in May; the first on Sunday. Full story...
»

P3 Hurricane Hunter comes to Wilmington

READ MORE:
Though not quite hurricane season, hurricane awareness is coming to the Port City in a big way. The P3 Orion Hurricane Hunter plane will be at Wilmington International Airport Thursday along with other exhibits. Full story...
»

New public safety building planned for Wrightsville Beach

READ MORE:
Plans to build a new public safety building in Wrightsville Beach are in the works. The space has been approved by the town and it has picked a contractor. Full story...
»

Pender County offers unique scenic viewpoints for Provinces of Night

READ MORE:
videoFrom a scenic viewpoint, our area has a lot to offer. When it came time to film the new movie, Provinces of Night, rural Pender County is just what filmmakers were looking for. Full story...
»

Southport experiencing a series of crimes

READ MORE:
videoThe quiet community of Southport appears to be in the midst of a mini-crime wave. Six break-ins in the past two nights, one resulting in a major fire, has investigators searching for answers. Full story...
»

Day three in case against Brian Reavis

READ MORE:
videoWednesday was day three in the trial against 42-year-old Brian Reavis, the man accused of sexually assaulting and beating a 95-year-old Wilmington woman. Full story...
»

Convention center to be even bigger and greener than thought

READ MORE:
videoCovention center construction bids came in under budget, leaving City Council with 5 million dollars to play with. As a result, the convention center will be bigger, and be made with sustainable building materials. Full story...
»

UNCW diver dies in Florida

READ MORE:
A diver for UNCW's undersea research facility in Florida has died. 36-year-old Dewey Smith was diving with two other aquanauts near the Aquarius Reef Base off Key Largo, but died after leaving the other divers. Full story...
»

Wilmington man steps down as chair of NC Alcoholic Beverage Commission

READ MORE:
The Governor demanded Douglas Fox's resignation after he sent an email that showed an altered photo of a watermelon patch outside the White House. Full story...
»