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Students in UNCW dorms may face issue at New Hanover Co. polls
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Mon, 10/27/2014 - 3:55pm.

video College students may run into some trouble voting in New Hanover County this year. The county Democratic Party chair says students who live in dorms at UNCW may be turned away if they do not know the exact address of their building.

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New Hanover Co. School Board candidates debate tonight
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/27/2014 - 9:11am.

Tonight WWAY and HQR News 91.3fm host the final of a series of candidate forums this election season. This one features the candidates for New Hanover County School Board.

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Crowded field of 7 vies for 4 open New Hanover School Board seats
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:42am.

videoThree incumbents and four challengers are vying for four seats on the New Hanover County School Board. It's historical perspective against new ideas.

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Scammers target UNCW students, community
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:59am.

video UNCW Police say scammers are targeting UNCW student by posing as Wilmington Police.

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School leader explains need for $160 million bond
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:32am.

videoNew Hanover County voters have the choice to pass a $160 million school bond this election season. The money would fund 14 projects across the county, including a new elementary school, renovations to existing schools and technology updates.

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The many hats of Jim Leutze
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 8:51pm.

videour Extraordinary Person of the Week has penned a new book with his perspective on where North Carolina once was and is now. His experience in the Tar Heel State is vast and has him thinking we're headed in the wrong direction. This week we introduce you to the many hats of Jim Leutze.

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McCrory on UNC scandal: 'It's academic fraud'
Submitted by Chris Brown on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 8:25pm.

videoGov. Pat McCrory was in Wilmington Wednesday talking about the Chapel Hill scandal, along with a number of other high profile topics. McCrory attended a Coastal Resources Commission meeting to learn more about issues facing the Carolina coast. When talk turned to the topic of scandal at UNC, the governor did not mince words.

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UNCW employee let go after implicated in UNC academic fraud report
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 6:15pm.

videoAccording to a new report today, nearly 20 years of academic fraud took place at UNC Chapel Hill. And now, we know it could have local ties.

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9 UNC employees fired or disciplined in scandal
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:30pm.

videoUniversity of North Carolina chancellor Carol Folt says the school has fired or begun disciplinary procedures against nine employees after an investigation of an academic fraud scandal dating back nearly two decades. Local resident John Bunting, head football coach at UNC from 2001-2006, cooperated with the investigation.

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Happening This Weekend: 2014 Landfall Tradition
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:27am.

videoThe 2014 Landfall Tradition tees off on Friday. Some of the best collegiate women in the nation will show off their golf skills to help raise scholarships for UNCW.

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