Wilmington business gets money wiring call twice
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Wilmington business says a money wiring scam is hitting the area claiming to be with Duke Energy. Owner of Sea Peace Pet Grooming Tanya Isley said she has been targeted twice. Isley said she first got the call a year and a half ago. “He said, ‘this is Duke Power Read more... Wed, 07/01/2015 - 5:42pm
Noah Thomas Mullins (Photo courtesy: WPD)
WPD: Missing teen found safe
Wilmington police say a missing teen was found. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 4:56pm
Zito Sartarelli begins tenure as chancellor at UNCW. (Photo courtesy: UNCW)
New chancellor starts at UNCW
Jose V. “Zito” Sartarelli has begun his tenure as UNCW chancellor. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 4:39pm
Islands Fresh Mex Grill now open in Downtown Wilmington
Local franchise opens downtown location
If you enjoy eating at the Islands on Racine Drive, then you will be pleased to know that a new location has just opened up in Downtown Wilmington. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 3:55pm
Equal protection protests lead to arrests at NC legislature
Equal protection protests lead to arrests at NC legislature
Protestors advocating equal protection for gays, immigrants and the uninsured in the wake of last week's U.S. Supreme Court rulings were arrested at a demonstration in the North Carolina Legislative Building. 3 minutes ago
Wide environmental changes get initial NC Senate OK
Wide environmental changes get initial NC Senate OK
Senate Republicans have backed off some provisions in their annual "regulatory reform" measure opposed by Gov. Pat McCrory's administration, but retain several that critics say would damage water quality and discourage citizen lawsuits. 10 minutes ago
Marriage law to face new fight from polygamists?
A Montana man has applied for a marriage license so he can legally wed his second wife. 13 minutes ago
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As SC fire investigated, stats show church fires not unusual
The Rev. John Taylor feared the worst when he learned his church was on fire, only days after a mass shooting at a black church in Charleston prompted Southern leaders to call for removing Confederate flags. 18 minutes ago
UNCW officially adds beach volleyball to sports portfolio
The addition of beach volleyball will give UNCW 19 sports and represents the newest addition to the school’s sports portfolio since women’s soccer came on board in 1994. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 7:10pm
Superintendent talks highs, lows for NHCS
Summer is here for students but the work continues inside the New Hanover County School System. “We're about educating students, and so we want to make sure that students have the best education possible,” said Dr. Tim Markley, adding that's the school system is doing, though not without challenges. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 6:05pm
New Walmart raises traffic concerns in Porters Neck
We've been telling you for months about traffic issues in the Porters Neck area of Wilmington. Today a brand new Walmart opened up on Market Street. So what do locals think this means for future congestion? Wed, 07/01/2015 - 5:44pm
The new Walmart in Porters Neck donated $1,500 to the Poplar Grove Plantation. (Photo courtesy: Poplar Grove Plantation)
Walmart donates $1,500 to help Poplar Grove
The Poplar Grove Plantation is celebrating a generous donation from the new Walmart in Porters Neck. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 5:21pm