New & Popular News
Browse News by County:
New Hanover | Brunswick | Pender | Columbus | Bladen
Wilmington area charities see a nice boost from Azalea Garden Tour
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/14/2009 - 9:00am.

The Cape Fear Garden Club tells WWAY this year's Azalea Garden Tour brought in about $78,000, which will be distributed among local charities.

Full Story »
Laney gets some much needed cleaning
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 5:31pm.

videoAfter low scores on a health inspection and some major spring-cleaning. Students at Laney High School returned to a squeaky clean building on Monday.

Full Story »
Smooth transition as First Federal takes over Cape Fear Bank
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 5:11pm.

videoCustomers said they weren't sure what to expect when they heard Cape Fear Bank would be no more, but the familiar faces they saw at the First Federal Banks pleasantly surprised them.

Full Story »
Driver fails to yield, hits pedestrian
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 4:31pm.

Another pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in Wilmington. It happened around lunchtime Monday at the intersection of Grace and Front streets.

Full Story »
School bus runs red light, causes wreck
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 4:26pm.

A New Hanover County school bus triggered an early morning traffic crash on Monday. Around 7:00 this morning, the bus was traveling on Dawson Street when police say it ran the red light crossing 16th Street. The bus broadsided a pick up truck.

Full Story »
Many blogs later, local high school students return from France
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 4:17pm.

videoThe Cape Fear Global Club has returned from their trip to France, and they have plenty of stories to tell. While traveling through Europe, students documented the details of their adventures in an online blog.

Full Story »
Rough weather causes repairs in downtown Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 3:46pm.

Repairs were underway early Monday morning after a weekend storm hit downtown Wilmington. At least nine windows and six street signs were damaged by the severe weather early Saturday morning.

Full Story »
Coastal Living Show features everything from improvements to decorating
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 3:41pm.

It's been called one of the top two springtime events in Wilmington, and it's happening this weekend.

Full Story »
Canine Relay of Life set for Saturday
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 3:31pm.

The second annual Canine Relay for Life is Saturday at Halyburton Park in Wilmington. Last year, 198 dogs and their owners took part and raised $13,000.

Full Story »
Wilmington man cuts his way through a major milestone
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/13/2009 - 9:13am.

videoHarry Pope said he became a barber because his father told him people will always need a haircut. But all these years later he said time is trimming his profession.

Full Story »