make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Wrightsville Beach

Pay-to-park season starts at Wrightsville Beach; bring more quarters

READ MORE:
videoStarting today until the end of October beach visitors must pay to park. This year the parking rate is up from $1.50 to $2 per hour. Full story...
»

Snow Sights: Surf, sand, snow at Wrightsville Beach

READ MORE:
videoProof that the Valentine's weekend storm was a coastal storm: the four inches of snow we measured on Johnnie Mercer's Pier at Wrightsville Beach. Full story...
»

Surf, sand, snow at Wrightsville Beach

The Valentine's weekend storm dumped four inches of snow on Wrightsville Beach, giving families a chance to make some priceless memories.

»

Dredging starts along Cape Fear Coast

READ MORE:
Carolina, Kure, Ocean Isle and Wrightsville Beaches are getting a facelift. Full story...
»

Guilty plea in Wrightsville Beach attack

READ MORE:
28-year-old Hugh Sandlin attacked Judson Gee in a case of mistaken identity. Full story...
»

Thousands enjoy Festival in the Park, Holiday Flotilla

READ MORE:
Before the boats set sail for the big flotilla, thousands gathered for a Festival in the Park at Wrightsville beach Saturday. The 26th Annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla draws a big crowd every year. Full story...
»

Wrightsville Beach begins plan for annual NC Holiday Flotilla

READ MORE:
With Halloween behind us, folks are getting ready for the next set of holiday celebrations. In Wrightsville Beach, that means the annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla. Full story...
»

Wrightsville Beach Fire prepares with real-life training exercise

READ MORE:
There was a real-life training exercise in Wrightsville Beach Wednesday night. The Wrightsville Beach Fire Department simulated a hydrogen peroxide spill from a tanker on North Lumina Avenue. Full story...
»

Wrightsville Beach lifeguards step down from stands

READ MORE:
videoLifeguards typically patrol our area beaches from Memorial Day to Labor Day because that is the busiest time of year. Wrightsville Beach lifeguards stayed a little longer this year, but Wednesday they are stepping down from the stands. Full story...
»

UNCW freshman dies while surfing in storm

READ MORE:

UNC Wilmington officials say the teen killed while surfing at Wrightsville Beach was a member of the UNCW family.

Full story...
»

Sandlin appears before judge after brutal Wrightsville Beach attack

READ MORE:
The man charged with a brutal attack in Wrightsville Beach last weekend made his first appearance before a judge Thursday. Full story...
»

Man arrested in Wrightsville Beach attack

READ MORE:
videoA man is behind bars for the beating of a man at Wrightsville Beach over the weekend. Now, the suspect faces two assault charges, all over what detectives say is a case of mistaken identity. Full story...
»

Man remains in intensive care as police continue to look for attacker

READ MORE:
Wrightsville Beach Police continue their search for the person responsible for a brutal attack over the weekend. Jud Gee was assaulted around 2:30 Saturday morning. Full story...
»

Man left bloody and beaten in streets of Wrightsville Beach

READ MORE:
videoA brutal attack is Wrightsville Beach over the weekend left a man in intensive care and a family with many questions. His attacker is still on the loose. Full story...
»

Two options discussed as Wrightsville Beach gets closer to having bike path

READ MORE:
videoAfter decades of discussion, Wrightsville Beach is getting closer to having a bike path of its own. Two options were presented to the Board of Alderman, and Thursday night, residents will have the chance to speak up at a public hearing. Full story...
»