This is just a practice airlift, but it's not an uncommon emergency on July 4 according to Lt. Jerry Brewer.
"Last year we had a boy who had drank so much that he coded twice on the way to the hospital," Brewer said.
A storm survey today confirmed the EF-0 tornado near Sandy Creek after WWAY talked with a homeowner who said the storm hit her property.
The Bladenboro Police Department is searching for a missing teen.
The N.C. Highway Patrol is investigating the suspicious death of a woman found in front of White Oak High School on Sunday morning.
An 18-year-old man is scheduled to make his first appearance in court today after he was arrested Saturday.
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Accused murderer Nashid Porter was back in court today. This time to hear from a witness who says she saw him kill Brian Grant. Porter sat quiet Monday, only talking with his attorney as a witness took the stand. We are not naming the witness for her safety. Porter is accused Read more...
Shark experts have a not-so-reassuring explanation for a recent spate of attacks along the coast of the Carolinas: It's mainly because so many people are getting in the water.
A federal appeals court must reconsider whether North Carolina can issue "Choose Life" license plates.
A hospital spokeswoman says the latest victim of a shark attack off North Carolina's coast didn't lose any limbs to the animal that nearly took his life.
Donald Trump says he'll consider suing after NBC announced it was ending its business relationship with the Republican presidential candidate over comments he made about immigrants during his campaign kickoff.
Wilmington Police say a man is facing charges in connection with sexual offenses with two teen girls.