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Tony Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 2:23pm.

A grand jury has decided against charging NASCAR star Tony Stewart in the August death of another driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.

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Grand jury to weigh case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/16/2014 - 2:27pm.

A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York.

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Hoss Ellington dies after lengthy illness
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 05/31/2014 - 7:01pm.

Hoss Ellington was inducted into the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame in 2008. He's now the second inductee of the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame to die this month. 2010 inductee Joe Miller passed away earlier this month.

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Alge Crumpler headlines 2014 class for Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/05/2014 - 2:12pm.

videoOn Sunday, May 4, the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame will welcome the 2014 inductees into membership at their annual banquet at the Burney Center on the campus of UNCW. The Reception and Silent Auction will begin at 5 p.m. followed by the induction ceremony and dinner at 6:30 p.m. The annual golf tournament will be held Saturday, May 3.

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Mayfield convicted on drug, stolen goods charges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/07/2014 - 10:31am.

Former NASCAR driver Jeremy Mayfield has been convicted on charges of possession of stolen goods and drug paraphernalia. Mayfield was convicted Monday in Catawba County Court.

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NASCAR changes Hall of Fame eligibility process
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/05/2013 - 1:28pm.

NASCAR has made sweeping eligibility changes to the Hall of Fame election process, including tweaks that make both Bill Elliott and Mark Martin immediately in line for induction.

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WWAY's Sunday night sports - November 3
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 11/03/2013 - 11:38pm.

videoOn Sunday UNCW continued its domination in exhibition games with its 26th consecutive preseason victory following an easy 92-51 decision over NCAA Division III Methodist Sunday at Trask Coliseum. The UNCW volleyball team also won. We had highlights from both of those games on WWAY. The Cape Fear Community College women's soccer team captured the Region X title on Sunday. The Carolina Panthers were victorious. Week 11 of the high school football season will wrap up on Monday. Plus more!

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - October 11
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 10/10/2013 - 10:55pm.

videoNorth Brunswick defensive lineman Jabril Robinson has been named to the North Carolina roster for December's NC-SC Shrine Bowl game. We have a full fledged preview of Friday's high school football action. Former UNC Tar Heel Brendan Haywood is slated for foot surgery. Haywood is a Chalotte Bobcat. Plus more!

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WWAY's Sunday night sports - October 7
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 10/06/2013 - 10:34pm.

videoFormer Laney Buccaneer Tamera Young is headed to Israel to play pro basketball. Young sat down with WWAY's John Rendleman to explain her move. The momentum the Carolina Panthers had prior to Sunday's game in Arizona is gone. The Arizona Cardinals knocked off the Panthers 22-6. The Carolina Hurricanes picked up their first win of the season. Plus more!

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WWAY's Sunday night sports - September 29
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 09/29/2013 - 10:12pm.

videoThe Carolina Panthers and the Green Bay Packers had the weekend off, but the rest of the NFL played on. Four NFL teams are off to a 4-0 start. Addison Spruill anxiously awaits the start of the basketball season. The former Pender Patriot will be suiting for Buzz Peterson's UNCW squad. Plus more!

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