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The Surprise Squad sneaks in the grocery store line!

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videoWWAY NewsChannel 3 is celebrating its 50th anniversary this summer with the Surprise Squad! Thanks to Perry's Emporium, we went to the Food Lion on 17th street to treat some folks to some free groceries today. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: School Year Recap

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videoFrom shock and surprise to tears of joy, winning Teacher of the Week comes with a lot of differing emotions. One thing that all winners have in common is a big check to help them teach our area kids. Full story...
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City Stage Presents: 'Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson'

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videoThe tale of American President Andrew Jackson is told in rock opera fashion this weekend at City Stage in Wilmington. Part historical epic and part modern retelling, the story of our seventh president recreates and reinvents the life of "Old Hickory," from his humble beginnings on the Tennessee frontier to his days as our Commander-in-Chief. Full story...
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Orange Street gets artsy

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videoHundreds turned out to celebrate art in downtown Wilmington this weekend. The Orange Street Arts Festival boasted dozens of vendors selling a variety of arts and crafts. Full story...
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Satisfaction after Downtown Sundown Concert series kicks off

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videoFriday kicked off the 9th Downtown Sundown Concert series featuring Chasing Opal opening for Rolling Stones cover band Satisfaction. People flocked to Riverfront Park in Downtown Wilmington to take in some sweet and free tunes while enjoying food and drink as the sun set on the river. Full story...
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Happening tomorrow: Pink Ribbon Day in Leland

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videoPink Ribbon Day kicks off tomorrow in Leland with a day full of events aimed at raising funds for the American Cancer Society. You can enjoy food, dance performances, arts and crafts shopping and fun for the kids all while helping raise money for breast cancer care and research. The fun kicks off at 10 a.m. and runs until 4 in the afternoon at 117 Village Road behind the CVS. Full story...
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Round 4 of the WWAY Surprise Squad is Subsational!

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video Round 4 of the WWAY and Perry's Emporium Surprise Squad takes us to Whiteville to pick up the tab for some unsuspecting sandwich lovers. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Robin McEnaney

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videoFor more than two decades, Robin McEnaney has been making math fun for kids and that makes her our Teacher of the Week. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Walking with Wisdom

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videoThis week's Extraordinary Person of the Week walks with wisdom. Bob Jenkins has been telling the history of Downtown Wilmington in a colorful way for man years. Full story...
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HAPPENING TONIGHT: Cape Fear Comedy Festival kicks off with star Judy Gold

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videoThe annual Cape Fear Comedy Festival kicks off tonight with a big performance by headliner and superstar comedian Judy Gold. Full story...
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NC 11 Bridge closed for repairs

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Drivers will have to cross the river in Wilmington or Elizabethtown to cross the Cape Fear River in this area. W.R. Marsh, the Resident Engineer, said the closure is due to damage from being struck by a piece of equipment Monday evening. Full story...
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Happening this weekend: Port City's Top Comic Competition

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videoThis weekend comics from around the Cape Fear area join with others from around the state for the finals of the Port City's Top Comic Competition. The winner of the contest will be awarded a cash prize and will open for superstar comic Judy Gold during her appearance in Wilmington Wednesday night. Full story...
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Former Extraordinary Person Sean Webb taken by cancer; Memorial this afternoon

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videoThis week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is a comedian who uses his jokes to cope with his cancer. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Turning silver into gold

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videoOur Extraordinary Person of the Week helped turn a silver event into gold! Full story...
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Happening this weekend: Habitat for Humanity UpScale ReSale Design Challenge

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videoThe Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity ReStore UpScale ReSale Challenge is this weekend at the Schwartz Center at Cape Fear Community College. The event features twenty designers who are using items found at area ReStores to design vignettes in an effort to win top prize and help Habitat raise money for their effort to build affordable homes in our area. Full story...
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