Howard Henry "Hank" Smith
Former Leland Police Officer makes NC court appearance
A former Leland police Officer made his first appearance in North Carolina court this morning in Bolivia. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 2:17pm
PenderCoSchools
Pender School Board and County Commission battle over budget
It looks like leaders in Pender County might continue the fight over funding for schools. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:25pm
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Wilmington Police say these two men robbed the Domino's at 1600 Market St. around 1 a.m. on July 28, 2015. (Source: WPD)
WPD looking for pizza place robbers
Wilmington Police are asking for the public's help identifying two men who robbed the Domino's Pizza at 1600 Market St. early Tuesday morning. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 11:20am
GasPrices
Experts: NC could see gas under $2/gallon
It could be a very Merry Christmas for North Carolina drivers, as experts say the price for gas could fall below $2 per gallon by winter. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 10:52am
Drone
FAA allows Surf City realtor to use drone technology
The FAA has given a Surf City realtor permission to use drone technology to help sell and lease homes. 44 minutes ago
A dump truck knocked down three power poles along Navaho Trail in Wilmington along with power to the area on July 31, 2015. (Photo: Matt Born/StarNews)
Dump truck knocks out poles, power along Navaho Trail
A late morning traffic crash knocked down power poles along a Wilmington road. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:32pm
Sharks got too close for comfort for a marathon swimmer in California. (Photo: Nate Napierala/KPIX)
Great White Shark follows marathon swimmer
A marathon swimming attempt in California had to be canceled this week. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 12:47pm
Earl the Grumpy Puppy is the latest viral pet sensation. (Source: CNN)
Pictures of Earl the Grumpy Puppy go viral
Move over, Grumpy Cat. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 12:40pm
Volunteers pray before working on an archeological site that may be the home of Mary Magdelene and a Synagogue where Jesus preached. (Source: CNN)
Unearthed site may be synagogue where Jesus preached
Archaeologists are digging all summer next to the Sea of Galilee. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 12:28pm
An Oklahoma woman's reaction is caught on a police officer's body camera after she finds out she left her child in a hot car while shopping. (Source: CNN)
Body cam captures hot car mom’s reaction
A police officer's body camera captured the gut-wrenching moments as an Oklahoma woman was confronted with the fact she left her toddler inside a hot van. Fri, 07/31/2015 - 12:20pm
'Thelma Lou' transforms from 'Mayberry' local to legend.
Bringing ‘Thelma Lou’ back to life in ‘Mayberry’
When actress Betty Lynn first moved to Andy Griffith's quaint hometown and inspiration for the eponymous show, she couldn't go to the grocery store without meeting enthusiastic fans, calling out to "Thelma Lou." Fri, 07/31/2015 - 12:18pm
Volunteers excavated sea turtles in a vandalized nest in Oak Island, July 28, 2015, and helped them reach the ocean.
MUST SEE: Turtles in vandalized nest helped to sea
Some of the turtles from one of the vandalized nests at Oak Island are now home in the ocean Fri, 07/31/2015 - 11:38am