VA to give disability status to veterans poisoned by Camp Lejeune water
Monday, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced those victims will receive disability benefits. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:38pm
Wilmington Sharks
Sharks aren’t talking smack; they’re just talking about winning in the playoffs
The Wilmington Sharks will begin the Coastal Plain League playoffs on Wednesday on the road. The Sharks will host a playoff game on Thursday. They may host a playoff game on Friday as well. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:32pm
kelloggs and pres
Wilmington family stands with Obama as he announces new clean air plan
One Wilmington family had a chance to stand with President Obama as he made that announced his new power plant regulations. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 6:21pm
Cars drive over a railroad crossing in Wilmington on August 3, 2015.
Wilmington planners want to move rail lines
The train system in Wilmington runs right through the city's heart, and leaders say rail service is only going to increase in coming years. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 5:02pm
Road Construction
Lane closure on I-40 west in New Hanover County this week
The NCDOT will close the right lane on the westbound Interstate 40 bridge over the Northeast Cape Fear River. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:53pm
Accident snarls traffic in Brunswick County
Traffic came to a halt on a section of Highway 133 in Brunswick County late this afternoon. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:52pm
Pender County BOE will not file suit against BOC
Pender County Board of Education instructs lawyers not to file suit against Board of Commissioners. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:50pm
Campaign Finances
NC Democratic Party rebounds in fundraising through June
The North Carolina Democratic Party rebounded in fundraising during the first half of 2015, even as top Republican legislators kept campaign coffers flush. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:47pm
Courtesy: WCTI
DA: Suspect in death of missing soldier to enter guilty plea
The Cumberland County district attorney says the suspect in the disappearance and death of a Fort Bragg soldier will plead guilty to both charges against him. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:44pm
Obama Pollution
EPA smokestacks rules unwelcome, unneeded say leaders in NC
Stricter carbon dioxide limits on North Carolina power plants are less demanding than other states, and the state started cutting smokestack pollution more than a decade ago, yet lawmakers are gearing up to fight the Obama administration. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:40pm
TRAFFIC ALERT: I-40 bridge lane closure
The North Carolina Department of Transportation will close the right lane on the westbound Interstate 40 bridge over the Northeast Cape Fear River in Castle Hayne. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 8:22pm
No love for HitchBOT as he becomes a piece of the past
HitchBOT is a hit and victim of a hit
Philadelphia, PA —  He’s captured the hearts of many around the world, but not all.  At least not in the ‘City of Brotherly Love’.  See how this social experiment came to its crime scene like ending. Mon, 08/03/2015 - 8:04pm