Castle Hayne
GE Hitachi to hold safety drill Wednesday
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/22/2013 - 3:45pm.

videoGE Hitachi will conduct an emergency preparedness exercise at its Castle Hayne Road site tomorrow. The exercise will include local first responders.

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FIRST ON 3: No confirmation Smith was armed when shot and killed
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/15/2013 - 12:50pm.

As details continue to be released regarding the shooting and killing of Brandon Smith by a New Hanover County Sheriff's Deputy, one big fact cannot be confirmed yet - whether or not Smith was armed when he was shot.

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Titan gets air permit victory, but issue far from settled
Submitted by on Tue, 09/24/2013 - 4:20pm.

videoA state judge has ruled in favor of Titan America and the state, upholding the cement company's air permit from 2012 for its proposed cement plant in Castle Hayne.

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Revised air permit means more time, higher emissions for cement plant
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/30/2013 - 9:11am.

A revised air quality permit means Titan America has more time to start construction on the cement plant it wants to build in Castle Hayne and a higher limit for emissions from the proposed facility.

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UPDATE: SBI investigates deputy-involved shooting in Castle Hayne
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/16/2013 - 10:04pm.

videoThe suspect in a deputy-involved shooting Friday faces charges now. Darius Terrell Hester is charged with attempted 1st degree murder and assault with a weapon on a government official.

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Hundreds attend public hearing on proposed cement plant
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 1:19am.

video Hundreds of people attended a public hearing Monday to voice their concerns about a proposed cement plant. Titan America wants to build a plant in Castle Hayne, but not everyone agrees.

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GE Aviation to expand in NC, including Castle Hayne
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/09/2013 - 10:50am.

Gov. Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that GE Aviation will expanding its manufacturing operations at four facilities in North Carolina, including its plant in Castle Hayne.

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School lockdown over as deputies catch break-in suspects
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:09pm.

video The final day of class at Wrightsboro Elementary School lasted a little longer than planned thanks to a lockdown as New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies tried to solve a home invasion.

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Return to sender: USPS decides to hold off on cutting hours at several area post offices
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 7:29am.

videoAfter announcing Thursday that it would scale back hours at several post offices in southeastern North Carolina, the Postal Service reversed course Thursday night.

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FIRST ON 3: Bank robbed, suspect under $1M bond
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/02/2013 - 4:57pm.

video A man is in jail under $1 million bond after a bank robbery in New Hanover County. A Sheriff's Office spokesman says it happened at the BB&T at 5610 Castle Hayne Road around noon.

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