Sweepstakes Parlors
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Raided sweepstakes parlor likely to go bankrupt before legal fight plays out
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 4:00pm.

videoA sweepstakes parlor that has been fighting to r-open its doors for weeks will now have to wait longer for an answer after a hearing today.

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Investigation continues into New Hanover Co. sweepstakes parlor
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/16/2013 - 4:15pm.

videoWarrants have been issued for two of the co-owners of a sweepstakes parlor New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies busted last month.

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UPDATE: Former sweepstakes employee speaks out
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Thu, 08/01/2013 - 10:06pm.

video Earlier this week the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office confiscated 50 computers from Capital One Reward Zone on Market Street. The bust was a part of the Sheriff’s Office crack down on sweepstakes parlor.

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NHSO cracking down on illegal sweepstakes parlors
Submitted by IE on Thu, 07/11/2013 - 3:02pm.

videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is cracking down on illegal sweepstakes parlors. Vice and narcotics officers raided Spin City Sweepstakes Parlor next to the Walmart on Sigmon Road in Wilmington this afternoon.

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New Hanover deputies bust video gambling parlor
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/11/2013 - 3:13pm.

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says its Vice and Narcotics Unit busted an illegal gambling operation. It's the second bust of its kind this year.

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Video sweepstakes industry seeks NC closing delay
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/19/2012 - 12:22pm.

video Companies that produce the software behind video sweepstakes games want to delay closing down North Carolina's sweepstakes halls as they seek help from the US Supreme Court.

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A sweepstakes parlor moves out; a hookah bar moves in
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Mon, 02/28/2011 - 11:02pm.

video Many sweepstakes parlors left town after North Carolina banned them but those weren't the only businesses forced to close their doors. A ban on hookah bars left many business owners with nowhere to turn one couple is ignoring the ban and hoping for better luck in a new location.

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