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Pender County

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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High School Hoops: February 18th

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video Conference tournament action concluded on Friday all around the region in high school basketball. Click full story for Friday's scores. Click play video in order to watch Friday's Full Court Press. On Friday's show Brett Blizzard revealed the All-Blizzard Team. Full story...
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High School Hoops: February 16th

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video Conference tournament action continued on Wednesday all around the region in high school basketball. Click full story for Wednesday's scores. Click play video to see action from four different tournament games: East Bladen vs. South Columbus girls, West Bladen vs. North Brunswick boys, Hoggard vs. New Bern boys and New Hanover vs. Rose boys. Full story...
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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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