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Submitted by Jayne Dees on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 6:30pm.READ MORE:
Today hundreds gathered in Kure Beach for a birthday celebration. Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce asked people around the area to join them blow out the candles for their 75th anniversary celebration. Full story...
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 03/28/2013 - 7:26am.READ MORE:
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/27/2013 - 5:09pm.READ MORE:
The summer schedule will start a little earlier than planned on the Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/20/2013 - 4:14pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Tue, 01/22/2013 - 6:05pm.READ MORE:
At Fort Fisher, there's an abundance of history to tour whenever we'd like on land, but under the waves of the Atlantic Ocean there's another type of history that you don't see. Full story...
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Mon, 01/21/2013 - 4:22am.READ MORE:
It was a booming good time at Ft. Fisher this weekend, as history buffs from across the state gathered to hear the sound of artillery fill the air. Full story...
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Thu, 01/17/2013 - 5:07pm.READ MORE:
National Guard troops are putting their skills to work at Fort Fisher this week. The simulated war exercise helps the military brush up on skills and apply their knowledge in real-life situations. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:28am.READ MORE:
On January 15, 1865, Fort Fisher, nicknamed “Gilbraltar of the South” fell to Union troops. Built on a peninsula named Federal Point at the mouth of the Cape Fear River, 18 miles south of Wilmington, Fort Fisher was the largest earthen fortification in the Confederacy. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/17/2012 - 2:00pm.READ MORE:
The NC Department of Transportation's Ferry Division will run an amended schedule at its Cedar Island-Ocracoke, Swan Quarter-Ocracoke, Cherry Branch-Minnesott Beach, Southport-Fort Fisher and Currituck-Knotts Island routes Dec. 24-26 as a costs savings measure. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/09/2012 - 1:19pm.READ MORE:
The return of the cast and crew of the movie "Safe Haven" will have an impact on the Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry next week. The ferry will run an abbreviated schedule Saturday, Nov. 17, to assist with reshoots for the movie based on the Nicholas Sparks book. Full story...