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Bald Head Island

Foreign foster family finds furry friend home

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"Grady" has been livin' the life with the Cloud family on vacation for the past few weeks. Now he gets to live on Bald Head Island forever. Full story...
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Ferry fare increase may affect Bald Head Island

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video Hundreds of swashbucklers flooded Bald Head Island this weekend for its annual pirate weekend. But could visitors next year be forced to walk the plank if a ferry fare increase is approved? Full story...
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Still no clear answers in BHI fire

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Bald Head Island's Public Safety Chief says the fire started on the outside of the house on the front right corner. That could mean it started with a cigarette or cigar, but the chief can't say for sure. Full story...
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Fire destroys Bald Head Island home

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videoFire investigators on Bald Head Island spent the day trying to figure out what caused last night's blaze that destroyed a home on Thistle Ridge. Full story...
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UPDATE: UNCW anthropologist offers answers about Bald Head bones

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video We finally have some answers about the bones found under a golf course on Bald Head Island in February. Full story...
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Bald Head bones waiting for ride to Raleigh

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Archaeologists said bones found on Bald Head Island would go to Raleigh for further examination. Full story...
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BHI bones heading to Raleigh

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State archaeologists from Fort Fisher hope an analysis by other scientists will reveal the age of the bones as well as the height, weight, and sex of the people. Full story...
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BHI bones buried at site of Confederate fort

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Archeologists say the burial site is within the boundaries of Fort Holmes, a Confederate base during the Civil War. Full story...
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Digging up the story: Reporter uncovers 3rd skeleton at BHI

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videoAs journalists, we try not to be part of the story. Sometimes, though, you just can't avoid it. That's what happened to WWAY's Hailey Winslow today when she went to Bald Head Island to watch state archeologists examine the site where two human skeletons were found last week. Full story...
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Bald Head crews turn up skeletons

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video Construction workers renovating a golf course at Bald Head Island last week turned up two human skeletons. The bones are believed to be from the 1800s. Full story...
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Dredging causes erosion along Bald Head Island, residents fear more with Hurricane Bill

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videoHurricane Bill has Bald Head Island residents and officials concerned. Even though Bill may stay far off our coast, the storm churns up the water and the massive swells can erode the beach. Full story...
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Pirates and land lovers alike try to preserve Old Baldy

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videoBald Head Island is a secluded vacation paradise. Normally it's peaceful, but Friday the island was full of pirate wannabees. It's all for a worthy project, the preservation of the state's oldest standing lighthouse. Full story...
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Bald Head Island residents vote to help re-nourishment effort

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Bald Head Island residents seem to agree that beach re-nourishment is worth paying for. In a special election Tuesday, island residents voted to raise taxes to pay for an approximately $17 million re-nourishment effort. Full story...
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Bald Head residents vote on beach renourishment

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It will come down to a vote from the residents of Bald Head Island to say ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to beach renourishment. The 17-million dollar project would replace sand on the south and west ends of the island. Full story...
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Deep Point Marina welcomes Bald Head travelers

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videoDeep Point Marina is now open to the public. Dozens gathered to celebrate the grand opening for the ferry's new 40,000 square foot, two level terminal.

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