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Parsley students shine in Geography Bee

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videoSome fourth and fifth graders at Parsley Elementary know their way around a world map. News Channel 3 went to the school Wednesday, for National Geographic's Geography Bee. Full story...
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West Bladen student's death treated as homicide; county sheriff indicates victim had record

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The county sheriff said West Bladen senior Jahkee Sledge had a record. He was arrested twice in 2007, once for bringing a weapon to school and once for assaulting someone at gunpoint. Full story...
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Whiteville town manager dismissed

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On Tuesday night, Whiteville City Council voted four to three to dismiss Josh Ray as town manager. Ray had been city manager for nearly 3 years. Full story...
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Verizon Wireless bringing jobs to area

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There is good news on the local job front tonight. Verizon Wireless in Wilmington is looking to fill close to 160 positions. Full story...
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Rankin Street fire likely caused by cigarette

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A morning fire in an apartment in a house has two men looking for another place to stay. The fire broke out on the 900 block of Rankin Street in downtown Wilmington. Full story...
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Can the convention center project survive the recession?

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videoIt has been almost one year since construction started on the Wilmington Convention Center. The financial meltdown caused some construction projects around the country to stop. So can the convention center project survive the recession? Full story...
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Waste Management discusses the best way to handle trash

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videoNew Hanover County's Solid Waste Advisory Committee is a week away from recommending to commissioners the best way to handle its trash. Full story...
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School redistricting issues in Brunswick County

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videoThe challenge of school redistricting has come to Brunswick County. The opening of Cedar Grove Middle and Town Creek Elementary schools means moving students. Full story...
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West Bladen student shot and killed after basketball game Monday night

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Nineteen-year-old Jahkee Sledge of Clarkton was shot in the torso at McDonald's after a high school basketball game. He was transported to Bladen County hospital, where he died. Full story...
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Two local schools are raising money for cancer research

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This year, two quilters collected donated fabrics from the community to create a red, white, and blue quilt. Full story...
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