A possible tornado caused damage and power outages in eastern Columbus County near Bolton May 21, 2015.
National Weather Service confirms EF-1 tornado in Columbus County
The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down this afternoon in Columbus County. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:20pm
A NC House committee debates changes to a budget plan in May 2015 (Source: WTVD)
House budget heads to floor with smaller increases for film incentives, port improvements
The House budget finally heading to the floor has dialed back driver's license and car registration fee increases and the amount of new money going to help lure movie and TV productions to North Carolina. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:29pm
Vertex Rail Technologies CEO Don Croteau
Company owned by Vertex CEO files for bankruptcy
The man who has promised to bring thousands of jobs to Wilmington recently filed bankruptcy for another of his companies. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:01pm
Photo courtesy CAA / UNCW
Sensational opening start for UNCW in CAA Baseball Tournament
You can't win the CAA Baseball Tournament on a Thursday, but a win can go a long way in helping your chances of securing the conference tournament crown. UNCW got the win they needed. It's one down and a few more to go. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:50pm
Man in scuba gear causes a stir in restaurant
Police say a belligerent man dressed in scuba gear caused a stir at a northern Michigan fast food restaurant. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:52pm
Ports Authority
Senate Bill 217 has some taxpayers on edge
The General Assembly is looking at a bill that would give millions of tax dollars to the NC Ports Authority. But some taxpayers are concerned about Senate Bill 217. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:20pm
SABLE to fly more as summer approaches
It is a piece of equipment funded by drug money, but officials say it helps find the drug dealers and saves dozens of lives and it's about to start assisting even more. The SABLE helicopter chases suspects, assists in ocean rescue, and uses infrared technology to find missing people. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:17pm
Duke Energy begins removing coal ash from its Riverbend plant near Charlotte on May 21, 2015 (Source: Duke Energy)
Duke begins removing coal ash from dump near Charlotte
Duke Energy has begun what will be the years-long process of digging up coal ash from its unlined dumps and North Carolina and removing it to safer storage. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 5:58pm
Pender Commissioners talk budget and inevitable tax increase
The Pender County Commission held their third meeting to discus the upcoming budget today in Burgaw. They talked needs and wants for the community, and topping everyone's priority list is keeping the tax increase increase as low as possible. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 5:51pm
Dr. Mehmet Oz
Dr. Oz helps collapsed woman during mall promotional event
Celebrity doctor and television host Dr. Mehmet Oz reportedly rushed into a crowd to help a woman at a promotional event in Jacksonville. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 5:14pm
Ken Hinkle
Former Carolina Beach police chief appeals firing
The former police chief appealed his recent termination to the city manager today. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:53pm