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Basketball fans fill Brogden Hall for charity game

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Basketball fans of all ages came out to Brogden Hall Tuesday night to see Tyler Hansbrough and the Carolina Barnstorming Tour. Full story...
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Lavin and husband receive Community Recognition Award

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Two Wilmington thespians were honored for their efforts in keeping the arts alive in the Port City. The Wilmington Rotary Club presented Tony-award-winning actress Linda Lavin ... Full story...
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Number of local gun permits shooting skyward

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videoThe number of handgun permits issued in New Hanover County so far this year is more than double the number issued in all of 2008. This handgun craze has many people wondering, why now? Full story...
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New Hanover sales tax increase proposed to ease budget problems

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videoNew Hanover County Commissioners are proposing a sales tax increase to help deal with budget shortfalls. They want to ask voters to approve a one-quarter of a percent increase. Full story...
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Flower launch celebrates children

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and an event in downtown Wilmington Tuesday afternoon honored children everywhere. Full story...
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Magnet designation lost by NHRMC

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Despite high marks, New Hanover Regional Medical Center has lost its Magnet designation. That designation is given to hospitals for their ability to retain and recruit nurses. Full story...
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UNCW students work on creating their own text message applications

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videoText messaging is something many of us do when we want to communicate a quick message without making a phone call. A group of UNCW computer science students are some of the first in the country to develop these text-messaging applications. Full story...
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Pair of fundraisers help Habitat for Humanity

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Habitat for Humanity will benefit from a couple different events happening in the area this week. Full story...
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Charity basketball game will showcase players from UNC, Duke and Wake Forest

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Seniors from UNC's National Championship team, including Tyler Hansbrough, and other stars from Duke and Wake Forest will play seniors from New Hanover County's four high schools in a charity basketball game. Full story...
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New Hanover County Sheriff selected in a landslide

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videoThe man likely to be the next New Hanover County Sheriff has been selected. Members of the county's Democratic Party Monday night overwhelmingly voted for Chief Deputy Ed McMahon. Full story...
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