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Body found in Pender Co. confirmed as Elisha Tucker
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 2:39pm.

videoWilmington Police say remains found in Pender County last month are a Leland woman missing since last year. WPD says the Medical Examiner's Office in Greenville determined the remains found April 29 off Hoover Road near Hampstead are the remains Elisha Marie Tucker, 34.

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Deputies find man, woman passed out in car with engine running
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 9:19am.

videoA man and woman are behind bars facing drug charges after deputies say they found the two passed out inside a car with the engine still running.

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Sheriff: Alcohol a factor in Hampstead midshipman's accident
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/01/2014 - 10:58am.

videoThe Worcester County, MD, Sheriff's Office says alcohol was a factor in the skateboarding accident that claimed the life of a 20-year-old Naval Academy midshipman from Pender County.

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Pender County gives new life to old Topsail High School
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 03/14/2014 - 4:11pm.

video The old Topsail High School will breathe new life after Pender County commissioners today broke ground on renovations to make it the home of Pender County's Eastern Annex Building.

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Hampstead residents speak out about plan for bypass ramp
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 02/27/2014 - 5:34pm.

videoThey are for the bypass, but against the proposed mid-town ramp. Citizens for the Hampstead Bypass say the ramp would not only get rid of one of Hampstead's most popular restaurants, Saw Mill Grill, it would also eliminate historic Chapel Pond and the habitat both humans and wildlife call home.

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A change in venue for holiday vendors
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 11/23/2013 - 8:20pm.

videoVendors enjoyed a different venue this Saturday at the Hampstead Women's Club Building. The club held a holiday craft fair that brings in artists from all over to one location.

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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Trick or Treat in the Park
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 10:24pm.

videoKids were out trick or treating all over the area. For the seventh year now, the Kiwanis Club of Hampstead hosted Trick or Treat in the Park.

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Halloween happenings around the Cape Fear region
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 6:58am.

videoIf you're looking for some Halloween happenings going on tonight, several groups are hosting events all around the Cape Fear.

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SUV runs into drug store
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 10/21/2013 - 2:41pm.

videoHighway Patrol says a 74-year-old woman ran her SUV into the entrance of the CVS on US 17 in Hampstead this afternoon. Troopers say the woman pressed the wrong pedal and drove over the curb and into the electric doors.

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Hampstead man pleads guilty to sex crimes with disabled minor
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/03/2013 - 1:01pm.

videoA Hampstead man could be deported after pleading guilty to sex crimes against a disabled child. The District Attorney's Office says Victor Saravia Vasquez, 40, plead guilty to two counts of indecent liberties with a child and one count of misdemeanor secret peeping.

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