make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Local News

Browse News by County:
New Hanover | Brunswick | Pender | Columbus | Bladen

SPECIAL REPORT: Turning silver into gold

READ MORE:
videoWe went to Brunswick County to do a story on how the growing population boosts the economy. We came back with a story of how retirees are spending their free time. Here is the special WWAY report, "Turning Silver into Gold". Full story...
»

Rep. Rouzer meets with county leaders

READ MORE:
videoPender County residents and local officials met with House Representative David Rouzer Thursday to discuss county concerns. Full story...
»

Crews work in the cold to keep water flowing

READ MORE:
video Cold temperatures aren't just causing closures and delays. Freezing pipes are creating boil water advisories and water outages across New Hanover County and someone has to work in that cold to fix it. Full story...
»

AG Cooper visits school, talks to students about drug abuse

READ MORE:
video State officials say prescription drugs kill more people a year than illegal drugs, so Attorney General Roy Cooper says he's trying to teach North Carolina youth how to change that. Full story...
»

Man accused of biting cop at Kohl's also charged in Walmart theft, chase

READ MORE:
videoLeland Police say the man accused of biting an off-duty Wilmington police officer during a shoplifting attempt at Kohl's is facing new larceny charges in Brunswick County. Full story...
»

Wife saves husband, with help of Hands Only CPR

READ MORE:
video For one New Hanover County couple, their world was turned upside down unexpectedly about a year ago. One man's life was put in his wife's hands. Full story...
»

NBHS student facing charges for making school threats

READ MORE:
videoBrunswick County deputies arrested a student after they say the teen wrote a note threatening to "kill everyone" at North Brunswick High School. Full story...
»

Daughter saves father's life

READ MORE:
videoOn a stormy summer day, Joseph Pepitone climbed the stairs and made his way to his bedroom. It was time to stretch his achy body-something he thought came with old age. Full story...
»

SC man, female accomplice arrested for Calabash CVS robbery

READ MORE:
Brunswick County detectives say a South Carolina man and his female accomplice face charges for an armed robbery at a Calabash CVS Pharmacy Wednesday morning. Full story...
»

Vigil remembers slain students

READ MORE:
videoIt's been just over a week now since three students were gunned down in Chapel Hill. In Wilmington, local students gathered tonight to remember those students and honor their memory. Full story...
»