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

Community

NC native Scotty McCreery plays to sold-out crowd at Trask Coliseum

READ MORE:
Native of Garner, North Carolina with a bass voice that melts teenaged girls across the country, Scotty McCreery performed to a sold-out crowd at Trask Coliseum. Full story...
»

Downtown businesses have mixed feelings on economic impact of proposed ballpark

READ MORE:
video Building a baseball stadium in Wilmington could have a huge impact on the Cape Fear area, especially for businesses close by. Business owners we spoke with say a ballpark would definitely help the downtown economy, but only certain businesses would benefit. Full story...
»

With one week to go, organizers excited about impact of Azalea Garden Tour

READ MORE:
This time next week, we'll be in the middle of the 65th Annual North Carolina Azalea Festival. And of course, a big part of that is the Cape Fear Garden Club's Azalea Garden Tour. Full story...
»

Komen, Race for the Cure expanding to Wilmington

READ MORE:
Susan G. Komen for the Cure announced today it is expanding its footprint from the Triangle to the coast. The group will also bring the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure to Wilmington next spring. Full story...
»

Dozens march in protest of Trayvon Martin shooting

READ MORE:
video Tensions are rising nationwide because of the case of an unarmed black teenager shot to death by a neighborhood watch captain in Florida. Marches have been held throughout the country, and Wilmington is no different. Dozens of protesters gathered Thursday, marching from City Hall to Riverfront Park. Full story...
»

LivingSocial comes to Port City

READ MORE:
video Who doesn't love saving money? A new social retail site is going live Thursday in the Port City to help you do just that. LivingSocial helps you explore things like new restaurants and fun adventures all at a discounted price. Full story...
»

Weather threat cancels weekends activities

READ MORE:
The threat of severe weather Saturday has forced the cancellation of some planned events, including a walk-a-thon for injured members of the military and the Fire in the Lakes Festival in Brunswick County. Full story...
»

Restaurant holds fundraiser for baby who needs heart transplant

READ MORE:
The Chick-Fil-A on Oleander Drive in Wilmington is hosting a benefit for Hannah and her family tonight. From 5 to 8 p.m., proceeds from food purchased at the restaurant will go toward Hannah's medical care. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: 3rd grader with big heart trying to help injured military

READ MORE:
video A small boy, with a big heart. A third grader has organized a walk-a-thon to help raise money for injured troops. His mom says altruism is nothing new for this New Hanover County student. Full story...
»

Annual Art for the Masses sale finds new home at UNCW

READ MORE:
video UNCW art students will now have the opportunity to sell their work alongside local artists and get a foot in the door to the art world before graduation. The university announced today it will be home to a yearly art show. It's a community partnership that will allow students to participate. Full story...
»

Homes on Azalea Festival Home Tour announced

READ MORE:
The Historic Wilmington Foundation has unveiled the eleven homes and one historic church for the 2012 Azalea Festival Home Tour on Saturday, April 14, from 1 to 6 p.m. and Sunday, April 15, from 1 to 5 p.m. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Home, burial plots among donations for family devastated by house fire

READ MORE:
videoFrom food and toys to money, folks are stepping up to help out the Pittmans. A fire early yesterday morning destroyed their home in Jacksonville, killing three younger children. Full story...
»

Downtown sign amendment proposed, will go to City Council

READ MORE:
video It's a tug of war over window signs at Wilmington businesses. The City of Wilmington held a public meeting Thursday on downtown regulations for window signs, unveiling an amendment to the current ordinance. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Wilmington man saves homeless person from fire

READ MORE:
video The homeless in our community are often forgotten, their problems many times swept under the rug. However, one Wilmington man went out of his way to save the life of a homeless man Tuesday morning. Full story...
»