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Search warrant indicates trail of blood found in Gallaghers' house

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videoDeputies have called it a brutal murder, and on Wednesday search warrants revealed some gruesome information about the deaths of Jim and Laura Gallagher. The search warrant indicates bloody knives, and a hammer were taken from the crime scene, as evidence. Full story...
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Wilmington police solve multiple murder mysteries

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The Wilmington Police Department has solved two murder cases that have been under investigation for years. James Daughtie has been charged with the murder of Vicky Robbins Brendle after additional witnesses came forward. Also, police said DNA tests confirm Sarah Bailey stabbed Buren Borneman in the head with a screwdriver in his home during a robbery. Full story...
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Pender County hit and run brings up issue of speed limit

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Pender County Highway Patrol has charged seventy-one-year old Amon Hall with felony hit-and-run and a misdemeanor for failing to file an accident report after the accident. Highway patrol said Hall hit Kornegay then drove off, but later returned to the scene. Full story...
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Virus strikes New Hanover County nursing home

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A virus has swept through a New Hanover County nursing home, sickening about 100 people. The facility discouraged visitors, as to not spread the sickness. Full story...
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Beam signing ceremony at convention center

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videoA rather unusual event took place in downtown Wilmington on Wednesday… a beam signing. Local leaders gathered at the new convention center construction site to put pen to iron as the controversial project rises from the ground. Full story...
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Corning layoffs will hit their optical fiber workforce

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This is a tense week for employees at Corning, Inc. in Wilmington. A Corning spokesperson confirmed that the company will announce layoffs this week. Full story...
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ILM receives more than $900,000 in federal funds

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ILM will use the money to improve the airport ramp; the area planes use to load and unload passengers. Full story...
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DC Virgo Middle School students skipped class and rocked out

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videoA band called Hello Revolution fired up students and teachers. The band is a part of the Young American Showcase, a Florida-based production company that works to motivate students. Full story...
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Coats for Kids a warming tale

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A recent coat drive coordinated by the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office was a huge success. "Coats for Kids" has collected over five hundred coats that are ready to be distributed to children in need. Full story...
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Early Risers with a Valentine's Day twist

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videoFlorists do not usually work extremely early in the morning, but wait until the holiday of love comes around. That's when their hours become thorny. Full story...
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