Recreation
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Two NC ski resorts open on heels of weekend snow
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:27pm.

Two out of North Carolina's half-dozen ski resorts are open for business and fun after an early snow hit parts of the state's mountains. Sugar Mountain Resort and Cataloochee Ski Area opened Sunday for their winter season Sunday.

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Squash tournament in Wilmington, still time to sign up
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 10/05/2014 - 6:19pm.

Want to play in a squash tournament in Wilmington? Your opportunity awaits later this month. The Wilmington Athletic Club will hold a tournament on October 18.

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FootGolf takes hold at golf course in Calabash
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:50pm.

videoFootGolf isn't the latest rage yet, but there's hope at the Meadowlands Golf Club in Brunswick County that it'll catch on with golfers and soccer enthusiasts. Public play is set to open this weekend for the newest sport in Calabash.

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Council approves $86k for Smith Creek kayak launch
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/07/2013 - 10:32pm.

videoWilmington City Council approved more than $86,000 to provide a local match for a state grant to build a kayak launch on Smith Creek.

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Pender County parents hope commissioner OK rec center plan
Submitted by Joe Mauceri on Fri, 09/17/2010 - 3:02pm.

video Pender County parents say they have a tough time keeping kids off the streets and out of trouble after school hours. That's why they hope commissioners will approve a plan to build a rec center in Burgaw.

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Nudists take the plunge for skinny dip world record
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 07/12/2009 - 8:02am.

videoSaturday was the day nudists all across the nation have been waiting for, as several nudist resorts, including Whispering Pines in Brunswick County, gathered in an attempt to set a world record.

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Golfers looking for affordable options
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/13/2009 - 5:57pm.

videoThe economy is keeping area golfers close to home, and driving some out of private clubs and onto public fairways.

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Leaders meeting today to discuss Empie Park tennis expansion
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/23/2008 - 12:42pm.

Wilmington Parks and Recreation leaders are meeting today to discuss the tennis court expansion project at Empie Park.

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