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Red Cross delivers Christmas cheer to military

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video 'Tis the season for holiday cheer. American Red Cross volunteers here in the Port City spent their day delivering cookies and cards to military installations across our area. Full story...
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WPD officers reach out to needy kids through Santa Cop

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videoWilmington Police officers showed less fortunate kids a very merry Christmas during the department's 22nd Annual Santa Cop this morning. Full story...
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HAPPENING NOW: One Day Blitz at Krispy Kreme until 6:30 p.m.

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Once again WWAY is partnering with Krispy Kreme, the Salvation Army and 103.7 The Bone to help the needy in our community. By donating at least five non-perishable items or making a monetary donation of at least $5, Krispy Kreme will give you a coupon for free doughnuts. Full story...
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Two New Hanover Co. schools win $25,000 in contest

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videoTwo New Hanover County schools have won US Cellular's Calling All Communities campaign awarding them a total of $50,000. US Cellular surprised both Sunset Park Elementary School and Williston Middle School with $25,000 to spend as they wish. Full story...
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Brigade Boys & Girls Club celebrates winning $50,000

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video As we told you last week, Wilmington's Brigade Boys & Girls Club won a $50,000 grant as part of a national contest. Today the club, which serves more than 1,300 kids in New Hanover and Pender counties, celebrated. Full story...
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Brigade Boys & Girls Club wins $50,000 contest

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videoWilmington's Brigade Boys & Girls Club has won a $50,000 grant as part of a national contest. The club, which serves more than 1,300 kids in New Hanover and Pender counties, is the winner of the the first-ever Lincoln's Legacy Award from Lincoln Financial. Full story...
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Police make Christmas bright for children in need

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videoBoth active duty and retired officers are joining together to make Christmas brighter for local children. The North Carolina Fraternal Order of Police has been doing this for more than 15 years and everyone looks forward to taking a local child in need shopping. Full story...
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Program for developmentally disabled spreads Christmas cheer through hand-made cards

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video'Tis the season for giving and spreading holiday cheer, and Wilmington's Coastal Enterprises is doing just that. Men and women with intellectual and or developmental disabilities have been working for months so hundreds of people have a reason to smile when they go to their mailbox. Full story...
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Community joins together to restore school

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videoStudents traded books and pencils for paintbrushes at college park elementary school this weekend. Volunteers, staff, and even kids joined together for Painting at the Park, an event dedicated to restoring the school. Full story...
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David brothers' criminal presentation for a good cause

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video Jon and Ben David are twins with twin jobs. They prosecute criminals. Tonight they presented three cases from 911 calls to investigation, trial and conviction. The cases were connected to both New Hanover and Brunswick counties. Full story...
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New Hanover Co. Library gets $75,000 grant

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videoNew Hanover County libraries received a $75,000 grant from PNC Bank this morning. The funds will go to create a financial education program for pre-schoolers. Full story...
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Sheriff reaches out to community, responds to NAACP criticism

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videoA Wilmington woman brought a little holiday cheer to the hillcrest community to bring local leaders and residents together. Sheriff Ed McMahon attended and took some time to talk to us about recent comments by the NAACP. Full story...
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Brigade Boys & Girls Club leading vote for $50,000 grant

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videoThe Brigade Boys & Girls Club is in the lead in a nationwide vote to win a $50,000 grant through Lincoln Financial Services. The Brigade is one of 10 national finalists as well as the only non-profit in North Carolina and the only Boys & Girls Club in the finals. Full story...
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Tee off next Friday to help the Coast Guard

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video Golf tournament provides funds for local women battling disease and Coast Guard members striving for a higher education. Full story...
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Battleship NC gets $1M donation for preservation effort

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videoThe Battleship North Carolina announced a $1 million dollar donation today from the Duke Energy Foundation. The money will go toward repairing the the ship's hull and helping preserve the state's World War II memorial. Full story...
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