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Pender County

High School Hoops: February 15th

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video Conference tournament play continued on Tuesday throughout the region. Some teams use the conference tournament as a momentum builder for next week's state tournament. Click full story for a list of scores from Tuesday. Click play video to watch game highlights from four different games. Full story...
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High School Hoops: Laney & Ashley both lose

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video Conference tournament play started on Monday throughout the region. Some teams use the conference tournament as a momentum builder for next week's state tournament. Laney & Ashley won't be riding momentum though. Click full story for a list of scores from Monday. Click play video to watch game highlights. Full story...
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The suspect in this week's shooting could be linked to a 2009 murder

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video The ex-boyfriend to the woman who was murdered and left on the side of the road in Pender County in 2009 is keeping his fingers crossed that her case will get some sort of break after a shooting in Wilmington this week. Full story...
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Pender-Laney makeup game rescheduled for Saturday at Laney High School

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Pender keeps beating 1-A teams, but they've struggled against 4-A teams this season. They'll get another chance this Saturday against the Laney Buccaneers. Full story...
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Tom Eanes named head football coach at Ashley High School

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video Tom Eanes is changing jobs, but he won't be moving. The Wilmington resident is leaving Pender High School in order to be the new head football coach at Ashley High School. Full story...
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Pender County in good financial shape despite storm

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video Keeping you safe during the snowstorm and other weather events is not free. Counties have to pay for the equipment, materials, and of course the man power. Often times people don't stop and think what something may cost when they are in a time of need. The fact is that the emergency services used this past week cost money and can affect a county's budget. Full story...
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Pender County Health Dept. names new interim health director

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video After a long and bumpy road the Pender County Health Department has a director. Full story...
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Schools operating on a two-hour delay for Tuesday, September 28th

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Schools operating on a two-hour delay September 28th for students, faculty and staff: Full story...
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Local state courts lead state in "case age"

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The Fifth District, which includes New Hanover and Pender Counties, ranks first among the 43 judicial districts in case age for felonies. This statistic assesses the age of a case from arrest to final disposition, as expressed in days. While the average case age across the State of North Carolina was 181 days, the Fifth District’s average case age was 106 days. Full story...
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SBI questions lab results; murder cases could be re-opened

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video Eight of the 109 questionable cases are in Pender and New Hanover counties. One is a high-profile murder case, that received national attention. New Hanover County prosecutors say they have their hands full. The district attorney's office is funded by the state and has been on a hiring freeze for the past 18 months. Full story...
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Forecast prompts Wednesday school delays

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Stay with WWAY online and on air for all the latest delays, closings and forecasts. Full story...
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Lack of incumbents could signal political shift

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videoWith Senators Julia Boseman, Tony Rand, Charlie Albertson and R.C. Soles stepping down from the senate, Southeastern North Carolinians will lose some experienced representatives. Local Republicans are confident they can provide the new voice in Raleigh. Full story...
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Area high school seniors graduate

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High school seniors all across our area shared an important moment in their life Saturday, their high school graduation. Full story...
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New House districts pass initial vote

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A new map of House districts for Pender and New Hanover County passed a second reading in the House Monday night 116-to-1. Full story...
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Redistricting hearing begins Tuesday night

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videoIt's back to the drawing board, literally. Beginning with a public hearing in Raleigh Tuesday night, the legislature will redraw State House district boundaries in Pender and New Hanover counties. Full story...
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