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ONLY ON 3: Kids all smiles at 'Learn More than the Year Before' event

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videoIt was the last day of school in New Hanover County, and kids are ready to get out of the classroom and into summer vacation. But one Wilmington man is making sure they don't forget everything they've learned when they head home. Full story...
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Kure Beach duo changing way deodorant is made

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videoA pair of men in Kure Beach want to change the way you think about deodorant. Their formula uses only shea butter and beeswax combined with oxygen to keep you fresh and odor free. The key ingredient in Ozone Layer Deodorant is ozone and it eliminates odor by oxidizing bacteria at the molecular level, preventing and eliminating odor at the same time. Full story...
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Feral cats cause controversy in Southport

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videoFolks in Southport say feral cats are a citywide issue. But after one neighborhood raised some concerns about the cats, a resident pushed back. Full story...
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Celebrating the waters that connect us all

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videoThe North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher celebrated World Oceans Day Sunday. June 8th has been recognized as a global event by the United Nations since 2008. This year's theme was 'Together we have the power to protect the oceans.' The aquarium had extra education stations allowing kids to learn about the ocean hands on. One table allowed kids to do a fake dissection. Kids pulled items out of the "stomach" of a marine creature and guessed the animal they were exploring. Full story...
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Happening tomorrow: Carolina Beach Music Festival

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videoThe 29th Annual Carolina Beach Music Festival brings fun in the sun to the boardwalk Saturday. The music starts at 11 a.m. with the Band of Oz followed by the Embers and then Jim Quick. Bring your towel and cooler to groove to the tunes at the Beach Stage on the historic Carolina Beach Boardwalk, but remember no glass containers or pets are allowed. Full story...
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Passive home in Wilmington opens doors to show how to live green

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A one-of-a-kind Wilmington home opens its doors to show others how to live green. videoIt’s a home designed to be highly energy efficient, called a passive home, and it's gained popularity in Europe and parts of the US. Now the design has made its way to the Port City, and owners say they could not be more pleased with the outcome. Full story...
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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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