Brunswick deputy fired after estranged husband confronts her with photos of men’s genitalia
According to an August 13 arrest report, Jeremy S. Beresoff walked into the Highway 55 Burgers, where Deputy Nikki Beresoff was eating, and shouted in the middle of the restaurant, "Whose d*** is this?!?" While yelling, investigators say he was holding up Deputy Beresoff's cell phone and showing pictures of multiple men's genitalia. Thu, 09/19/2013 - 3:59am
Sexting scandal within Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office gossip and rumors
We've gotten a multitude of emails and texts alleging that the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office has been plagued with an ongoing sexting scandal, resulting in multiple demotions. The Sheriff's Office says that's not the case. Tue, 09/17/2013 - 5:37pm
Studies say sexting among teens down, but some experts disagree
With more people staying connected through cell phones, sexting, or sending sexually explicit messages, photos or videos via text message, is popping up on teens' phones. But new studies show fewer than 20 percent of teens send or receive sexually explicit messages. Some experts, though, disagree. Mon, 12/05/2011 - 9:42pm
ONLY ON 3: Riel back in court, trial date set
For the second time this week the former North Brunswick High School band teacher accused of sexting a student was in court. Mark Riel is charged with indecent liberties with a minor after allegedly sending an inappropriate text to a student in January. Thu, 12/01/2011 - 7:07pm
ONLY ON 3: Former teacher accused of sexting avoids jail, trial delayed
The former North Brunswick High School band teacher accused of sending an inappropriate text to a student avoided jail by showing up for court this morning. WWAY was the only media outlet in the courtroom for Mark Riel's hearing. Mon, 11/28/2011 - 5:05pm
Rep. Anthony Weiner resigns from Congress
Embattled New York Rep. Anthony Weiner is resigning from Congress, saying he cannot continue in office amid the intense controversy surrounding sexually explicit messages he sent online to several women. Thu, 06/16/2011 - 6:34pm
Social media conference teaches lessons Weiner didn’t learn
Social media experts are meeting at the Wilmington Convention Center this week trying to teach businesses the benefits of the new technology. But as the controversy surrounding Rep. Anthony Weiner shows, there are also many risks. Tue, 06/07/2011 - 8:27pm
Teacher accused of ‘sexting’ resigns, gives up teaching license
The North Brunswick High School band teacher accused of sending an inappropriate text to a student has quit his job. Thu, 02/03/2011 - 2:22pm
ONLY ON 3: Band Director charged with “sexting” sued students for “forking”
We learned today that the North Brunswick High School Band Director charged over the weekend with "sexting" a student sued three other students in 2008 for "forking." Mark Riel sued Noah K. Gotsch, Ethan C. Davis and Benjamin A.G. Lockyear in superior court, claiming the three "persecuted, harassed, intimidated and threatened" him. Wed, 01/26/2011 - 4:32pm
Pender detectives investigating “sexting” at schools
Teenagers and other youths at several western Pender schools have been exchanging nude photographs via cell phones. Wed, 02/10/2010 - 8:00pm