Wilmington beefs up security for Council meetings
Submitted by on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:38pm.

videoStarting soon, anyone who wants to go to a Wilmington City Council meeting will have to pass through a metal detector. Mayor Bill Saffo said council members have inquired about added security at city hall for some time.

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Cape Fear's theater community honors best
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Thu, 01/23/2014 - 10:39pm.

videoActors, directors, producers and stage hands put on their everyday costumes to honor each other in Wilmington Thursday night. Thalian Hall hosted the 3rd annual Starnews Media Wilmington Theater Awards.

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StarNews: Mills named mayor pro tem of Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by on Tue, 12/17/2013 - 10:42pm.

videoWrightsville Beach Alderman Darryl Mills was named the town's mayor pro tem at the board's meeting Tuesday night, a role that includes among other things conducting meetings in the mayor's absence.

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StarNews: FBI opens probe into police K-9 attack
Submitted by on Thu, 12/12/2013 - 10:27pm.

videoThe FBI is investigating a Wilmington Police Department K-9 officer's decision to send his dog through an open car window when the suspect appeared to surrender at the end of a lengthy chase, a spokeswoman confirmed Thursday.

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Biggest StarNews of the year arrives tomorrow
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 11/27/2013 - 4:13pm.

videoThe biggest newspaper of the year hits your doorstep and newstands around the Cape Fear. The StarNews Thanksgiving Day edition features coupons and catalogs to help with the busy holiday shopping season that officially kicks off tomorrow.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - November 26
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 11/26/2013 - 11:58pm.

videoDespite a frosty 1-of-22 from three-point range the UNCW Seahawks managed to beat Campbellsville on Tuesday night at Trask Coliseum. Buzz Peterson's squad improves to 4-4 on the season. We also had high school basketball on Tuesday from Hampstead and Trask. Plus more!

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Wilmington headlines quickly moved on from JFK
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 6:28pm.

videoThe top story in the Nov. 22, 1963, edition of the Wilmington Morning Star was "JFK Tours Tex., Talks Politics." By the afternoon, The Wilmington News ran with the banner headline "KENNEDY SLAIN IN TEX."

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StarNews: Fuzzy Peach yogurt chain begins national expansion
Submitted by on Mon, 04/29/2013 - 7:38pm.

The Fuzzy Peach, the Wilmington-based frozen yogurt chain, said Monday it had signed franchise agreements for stores in South Carolina, Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Arkansas and West Virginia.

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StarNews: Fire destroys Wilmington duplex
Submitted by on Sun, 04/28/2013 - 3:08pm.

A fire Sunday morning destroyed a Wilmington duplex in the 400 block of Rutledge Drive.

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Documentary on eating disorders to screen at UNCW
Submitted by on Tue, 04/23/2013 - 9:39pm.

Project HEAL, a nonprofit organization that funds scholarships for eating disorder treatment, is hosting a screening of the documentary "Someday Melissa."

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