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ONLY ON 3: Entrepreneurs look for chance to hatch business in Burgaw Incubator Kitchen
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 02/02/2012 - 5:52pm.

video The Burgaw Incubator Kitchen has helped one business get off the ground and even expand. It's a success story for both the kitchen and the small business. The problem is, the business has been using the kitchen for nearly two years.. It's leaving some entrepreneurs wondering when it's their turn.

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American Airlines to cut thousands of jobs
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 02/01/2012 - 4:19pm.

The parent company of American Airlines wants to eliminate about 13,000 jobs or 15 percent of its workforce.

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Caterpillar expanding Clayton plant, adding nearly 200 jobs
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 02/01/2012 - 3:49pm.

Gov. Beverly Perdue says Caterpillar Inc. will expand its manufacturing plant in Clayton, adding almost 200 jobs over five years and investing $33 million.

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High-speed Internet finally available in Columbus County
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Mon, 01/23/2012 - 4:04pm.

video More than a year ago ATMC received $16 million in federal funds to bring high-speed internet to southern Columbus County. Now the program is 80 percent complete.

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"And the Winner is..." BEST SPORTS BAR
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/20/2012 - 1:37pm.

video With football playoffs and basketball season in full swing, we want to know where do you like to go to watch the game? In this week's "And the Winner is..." contest, we want to know where you watch your favorite team play when you're not enjoying the game at home. Who has the biggest screens, the best gametime food and the coldest drinks? Let us know the BEST SPORTS BAR in the Cape Fear. Here's how the votes are rolling in (4 pm Thurs.):
Chaser's Sports Bar & Grill, Oak Island - 50%
Kick Back Jack's, Wilmington - 28%
Buffalo Wild Wings, Wilmington - 12%

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ONLY ON 3: Addition of high-end business sign of economy recovery in Wilmington
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 4:50pm.

video The Wilmington of the future will look a little different than it does today. Two high-end businesses are coming, and it appears another well-known national chain wants to set up shop here. All this despite the state of the economy.

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ONLY ON 3: Wilmington business closed in honor of Robert E. Lee's birthday
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 01/19/2012 - 4:34pm.

Many businesses and schools were closed in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday. Today at least one Wilmington business was closed in remembrance of another American leader.

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Duke-Progress agree to new July merger deadline
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 12:07pm.

Progress Energy and Duke Energy have set July as their new deadline for completing their merger creating the country's largest electric utility.

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Christmas tree sales affected by the economy
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Sun, 12/18/2011 - 9:13pm.

videoFinances are putting a damper on Christmas tree sales. At least, that's what some Christmas tree lots are reporting this season.

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PPD CEO resigns after three months on job; Walks away with $3 million golden parachute
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/13/2011 - 3:29pm.

Raymond Hill resigned effective yesterday. He came to the wilmington-based pharmaceutical research firm in september.

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