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New Hanover County

No charges filed against Laney High School assistant principal

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No charges have been filed against Robin Lamberty, who had been accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student back in May. Full story...
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Man rescued from hole after searching for antique bottles in downtown Wilmington

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video Crews rescued a man Wednesday night after he was buried up to his chest in a hole dug behind a home in downtown Wilmington. While digging for historic bottles in a backyard, the ground collapsed around him. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Clean up continues for Wilmington meth lab

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videoAfter drugs and other items used to make meth were removed from an apartment in Wimbledon Chase over the weekend, residents say investigators have been working to clear the apartment. Some neighbors say they are concerned that the toxins from the lab may have gotten into their apartments. Full story...
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Weekend checkpoints serve up over 500 charges for drivers

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The North Carolina Highway Patrol issued 564 charges this weekend during various checkpoints around the Cape Fear. Full story...
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Strong storms cause power outages across the region

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Quick developing storms caused power outages across the Cape Fear, causing Wilmington International Airport to use emergency backup generators. Full story...
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27 eastern counties now under burn ban

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Burn bans are in effect for 27 eastern NC counties, including Bladen, Brunswick, New Hanover and Pender counties. Full story...
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New Hanover County High School Graduations

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video New Hanover County Schools celebrated the graduation of their senior class students Saturday at Trask Coliseum. Full story...
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NCGOP Convention wraps up in Wilmington

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video The North Carolina Republican Party wrapped up their state convention in downtown Wilmington Sunday. Full story...
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First ever Cape Fear Dragon Boat Festival a success

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video On Saturday at the Sawmill Point Marina nearly 1,000 people gathered to watch or participate in the first ever Cape Fear Dragon Boat Festival. Full story...
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Hundreds come out for 26th annual Carolina Beach Music Festival

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Hundreds gathered at Carolina Beach Saturday for the 26th annual Carolina Beach Music Festival. Full story...
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Opinions vary on money left from 2006 parks bond

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video As we told you last night, New Hanover County is considering spending $3.8 million for land next to Smith Creek Park. The money is from the 2006 Parks and Rec bond, but some are wary about spending the money. Full story...
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Public forum on highway safety

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Concerns about traffic flow and safety along highways US 17 and NC 210 in Hampstead are the topics of a public forum tonight. Full story...
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Neighbors get look at Market Street makeover plan

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video The Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization says Market Street needs a makeover. Monday night, the organization held a public meeting to educate the community on its plan for the corridor. Folks who attended say they have mixed emotions about the changes. Full story...
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Community speaks out on Wilmington air quality

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video The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources held a public meeting Tuesday night to discuss air quality in the Cape Fear. Since federal air quality standards were changed last June, parts of the region do not meet the new requirements. Full story...
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Commissioners continue to avoid media

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video This has been a stressful and emotional week for New Hanover County Commissioners. An agenda briefing earlier this afternoon was the first time all five have been in a room together since County Commissioner Brian Berger's scathing email, bashing other commissioners. Full story...
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