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WPD bomb squad investigating mailbox explosions

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videoThe Wilmington Police Bomb Squad is investigating a series of small mailbox explosions that happened between noon today and 4:30 p.m. Full story...
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Officials announce 1,300 jobs coming to Wilmington

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videoGovernor Pat McCrory announced this afternoon that Vertex Rail will be adding 1,300 new jobs at the former Terex Crane facility located on Raleigh Street in Wilmington. The company will manufacture rail tank cars which are in high demand to transport crude oil from North Dakota, Texas and other energy-producing states. Full story...
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Sanctions removed against Charter Day School, Inc., after salary info submitted to state

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videoA Leland-based charter school company is again in compliance with state regulators after its management company turned over salary information about its employees who work in the school. Full story...
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Trooper injured when driver pulls into path of patrol vehicle

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videoA trooper based in Brunswick County is recovering after a driver pulled out in front of his patrol car, causing a collision. Full story...
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Deputies investigating after bullet hits home in Kings Grant

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videoDeputies are investigating a shooting they say sent a bullet into a living room where people were inside at a home in Kings Grant last night. Full story...
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Police: Man robbed at gunpoint after giving suspect cigarette

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Police are investigating after they say a man was robbed at gunpoint when he was walking to friend's house, after giving the suspect a cigarette. Full story...
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Wilmington couple wins $640,000+ after fishing winning lottery ticket out of their trash

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videoWilmington residents Joseph Cobbs III, a furniture deliveryman, and his fiancé Kendra Batts, a certified nursing assistant, are in a state of disbelief after learning they won more than $640,000 on the Carolina Cash 5 drawing. Full story...
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Brunswick Co. School Board votes to terminate Pruden

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videoThere will be a new superintendent for Brunswick County Schools. On Wednesday, the school board voted to terminate the contract of current superintendent, Edward Pruden. Full story...
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Cucalorus kicks off its 20th year

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videoIt is that time of year the Cucalorus Film Festival is here and their kickoff party happened Wednesday night at the Bellamy Mansion in Downtown Wilmington. The party kicks of the 20th year of the Cucalorus Film Festival. The first full day of films begins Thursday. Full story...
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