Memorial Day
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Brunswick, New Hanover crashes among 16 traffic deaths during holiday weekend
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/27/2014 - 7:31am.

videoThe North Carolina Highway Patrol says at least 16 people died on highways across the state during Memorial Day weekend based on preliminary reports. That number includes a fatal accident each in Brunswick and New Hanover counties.

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SECU donates millions for Veteran's Memorial Walkway at Battleship
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 05/26/2014 - 5:17pm.

video The State Employees' Credit Union announced a big donation that will soon make a Veteran's Memorial Walkway around the Battleship North Carolina come to life.

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Wilmington city pools open Saturday, Memorial Day
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/23/2014 - 2:30pm.

videoMemorial Day weekend means it's time to make a splash. Wilmington's city pools and the Northside Splash Pad are opening up so you can cool off.

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Rolling Stones tribute headlines first Downtown Sundown concert
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/23/2014 - 12:23pm.

videoMemorial Day weekend has arrived, and with it the unofficial start to summer. And of course, Friday nights in downtown Wilmington throughout the summer mean the Downtown Sundown Concert Series. WWAY NewsChannel 3 is proud to sponsor the ninth season of Downtown Sundown.

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AAA: 980,000 North Carolinians driving on holiday
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/21/2014 - 1:29pm.

Gas prices are up an average of 20 cents a gallon more than last year, but AAA-Carolinas reports the highest number of North Carolinians in nine years will take to the highways this Memorial Day weekend.

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NCHP: 13 dead in Memorial Day weekend crashes
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 12:33pm.

The Highway Patrol says at least 13 people died on North Carolina highways during the Memorial Day weekend. That number includes three deaths in our area.

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Battleship marks Memorial Day with 48th annual service
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 05/27/2013 - 9:40pm.

video People in the Port City Celebrated this Memorial Day in a variety of ways, including the 48th Annual Memorial Day Service on The Battleship North Carolina.

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Hundreds pay their respects at Wilmington National Cemetery
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 05/27/2013 - 6:09pm.

videoThe Wilmington National Cemetery was the site of the Memorial Day service, hosted by the New Hanover County Veterans Council. During the Tolling of the Bells Ceremony, over six hundred names of local, fallen servicemen and women were read aloud.

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Mother remembers fallen son on Memorial Day
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 05/27/2013 - 5:05pm.

videoAs hundreds gathered Monday at Wilmington National Cemetery to pay their respects to our fallen servicemen and women, one woman dressed in all white stood out.

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A memorable Memorial Day for new citizens
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Mon, 05/27/2013 - 3:51pm.

video Today is a special day to many people in our country when we remember the heroes who gave the ultimate sacrifice fighting for our freedom. For some, this Memorial Day is one they will never forget.

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