make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Vote 2012

Local unemployment more than point higher than nation

READ MORE:
video The October national jobs report released today shows more than 170,000 jobs were added to the economy last month. So why is our local unemployment office as crowded as ever? Full story...
»

In person early voting in NC exceeds 2 million

READ MORE:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The number of people casting ballots at early-voting places has now exceeded 2 million in North Carolina. Full story...
»

Officials: Effigies parked at NC early voting site

READ MORE:
North Carolina election officials have asked prosecutors to investigate reports of a trailer parked at an early voting site that held effigies of former and current elected officials with nooses around their necks. Full story...
»

POLL: Romney leads in confidence on recovery, but Obama escapes most economic blame

READ MORE:
More likely voters think the economy would improve under Mitt Romney than under Barack Obama – but they disproportionately blame Obama's predecessor for its troubles in the first place, an example of the mixed sentiments that undergird the deadlocked 2012 election. Full story...
»

Ballpark supporters host informational happy hour

READ MORE:
video Election Day is right around the corner and campaigns for the ballpark referendum are moving full steam ahead. We caught up with the "Vote Yes" group to see how they are continuing to gather supporters. Full story...
»

Kids get their say in election

READ MORE:
video More than two million North Carolinians have cast their vote already. At schools around the area, there's a different kind of early voting. Students at Mary C. Williams Elementary School in Wilmington are feeling the patriotic spirit, participating in the annual "Kids Voting" program. Full story...
»

Shop offers voters discount

READ MORE:
A Wilmington boutique is giving voters a bit more incentive to head to the polls this election. Island Passage is offering customers 20 percent off their entire purchase if customers show their "I Voted" sticker. Full story...
»

Michelle Obama to visit Charlotte next week

READ MORE:
Michelle Obama is returning to North Carolina. President Barack Obama's campaign announced Thursday the first lady will visit Charlotte on Monday, just one day before the election. Full story...
»

Biden's wife among campaign visitors to NC

READ MORE:
The final days of the presidential campaign are bringing more of President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney's surrogates to North Carolina. Full story...
»

POLL: Storm response earns Obama praise amid election’s deadlock drama

READ MORE:
Likely voters of all political stripes give broadly positive ratings to Barack Obama;s response to the devastating storm that smashed the East Coast this week. Whether it makes a difference in the long-deadlocked presidential election is another question. Full story...
»