Wilmington City Council passes budget
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 06/18/2013 - 8:47pm.

Wilmington City Council voted unanimously to approve the 2013-2014 budget. The total budget is $141 million, including the $88 million General Fund.

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Brunswick County budget holds line on tax rate
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Tue, 06/18/2013 - 9:43am.

As expected, the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved its 2013-14 fiscal year budget Monday night.

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New Hanover County budget puts Wave routes at risk
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 06/03/2013 - 10:44pm.

videoThe New Hanover County Historic Courthouse was standing-room-only during the New Hanover County Commissioners meeting Monday night. Representatives from groups requesting alterations in the 2013- 2014 fiscal year’s proposed budget filled the room, attempting convince the Board to make room in the county’s budget for their cause.

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Law enforcement backs NC attorney general on SBI
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/20/2013 - 12:11pm.

North Carolina's Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper is opposing a state Senate budget provision that moves much of an investigative unit from his department to one headed by an appointee of Republican Gov. Pat McCrory.

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Property tax to stay flat in Wilmington budget plan
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 05/07/2013 - 11:33pm.

videoWilmington residents should expect not to pay more in property taxes next year. At Monday night's City Council meeting, leaders discussed Wilmington's recommended budget for the upcoming fiscal year, which begins July 1.

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CFCC streamlines under first-year president, pressure from Raleigh
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 04/26/2013 - 2:56pm.

video Cape Fear Community College has already gone through many changes under the leadership of first-year president Ted Spring. Some of those changes have been by choice. Some have been forced upon the school from Raleigh.

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Firefighter pay increase discussed at retreat
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 04/01/2013 - 5:24pm.

video From battling dangerous flames to rescuing car crash victims, Wilmington’s firefighters provide a valuable service to our community.

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McCrory's budget plan draws mixed reviews during Wilmington visit
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 8:32pm.

videoGov. Pat McCrory today made his first trip to the Port City since taking office in January. His visit comes one day after he announced his budget plan for the next two years, which CFCC says will take a bite out of a signature program.

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Gov. McCrory discusses jobs in our area, budget plan
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 7:56pm.

videoGov. Pat McCrory made his first visit to Wilmington since taking office. He discussed job development in the region and the budget plan he announced yesterday, including how it would impact the Marine Technology program at Cape Fear Community College.

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McCrory stresses reserves in 1st NC budget plan
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/20/2013 - 1:37pm.

videoGov. Pat McCrory's first two-year budget proposal for North Caroilna state government is heavy on setting aside money for emergencies, building repairs and Medicaid and light on creating new programs.

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