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Shooting claims life of Wilmington man

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One man is dead after a shooting in Downtown Wilmington this afternoon just blocks away from New Hanover High School and Wilmington Police are on a man-hunt. Full story...
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New developments emerge in Wright saga

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There are several new developments in the Thomas Wright saga. The Wake County district attorney says the investigation into the state representative's campaign finances could go on for two more weeks. Full story...
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End in sight for Military Cutoff construction

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Construction that began three years ago along the two-mile stretch of road was scheduled to be completed by May of this year. However, because of contractual and weather-related set backs, the paving project is now slated to be completed November 13. Full story...
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Drought conditions could worsen

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Spotty showers dotted the area Monday but drought conditions continue to plague our region and our state. With no considerable rainfall ahead we could see things get a whole lot worse. Full story...
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Hoggard High School student facing felony drug charges

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A Hoggard High School star running back is facing felony drug charges. The football career of Rashad Williams could be over after he was arrested for possession with intent to sell and distribute marijuana and possession of a schedule one controlled substance. Schedule one drugs include heroin and LSD, among others. Full story...
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Company recycles houses

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Reduce, reuse, recycle. It's a process that works for many household items. But now you can actually recycle your home. Full story...
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County commissioners approve $13 million in economic incentives

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New Hanover County will offer GE and Invista a combined $13 million to expand their operations here. That's one of the largest economic development incentives the county has ever offered, but it's one commissioners say will create a profitable return. Full story...
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Award-winning writer returns to Burgaw

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videoHe could be living among fellow playwrights and writers in New York or LA but he says the big city is not home. Full story...
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Local beach towns change policies for fall

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videoIt's October 1 and that means some local beach towns are changing their policies for the fall and winter. Monday is a big day for dog owners in Wrightsville Beach. Dogs are now allowed on the beach as long as they're on a leash. This is just one of a few changes starting today in local towns. Full story...
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New Hanover County names principal of the year

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videoOne of New Hanover County's own has been named principal of the year. Principal James McAdams of Ashley High has been in the school system for more than 30 years. Full story...
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