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

News

Man who was spotted swimming, drifting in Cape Fear River cited

READ MORE:
videoPolice say a man who was spotted swimming in the Cape Fear River near Downtown Wilmington's Riverwalk early Sunday was cited after he went under several times before finally getting out safely. Full story...
»

Trial set in death of Duke graduate student

READ MORE:
Trial is set to begin for a man accused of killing a Duke University graduate student more than six years ago. Laurence Lovette Jr. is charged with murder in the 2008 death of Abhijit Mahato. Full story...
»

Baby found unresponsive, pronounced dead inside Onslow Co. home

READ MORE:
Onslow County deputies are investigating after they say an infant was found unresponsive before being pronounced dead at a home early Saturday morning. Full story...
»

Shark bites man off of Masonboro Island

READ MORE:
videoA shark bite sent a man to the hospital Saturday. According to Facebook, Carson Jewell was body surfing near Masonboro Island when the incident happened. Full story...
»

O'neill Sweetwater Pro-Am Surf-Fest attracted surfers from all over

READ MORE:
video Surfers for the O'neill Sweetwater Pro-Am Surf-Fest flooded Wrightsville Beach this weekend. Full story...
»

FIRST ON 3: Ron Hewett was tased before death in jail

READ MORE:
WWAY has learned former Brunswick County Sheriff Ronald Hewett was tased before he died yesterday, according to a source close to the situation. Full story...
»

Ronald Hewett lived, died a local legend

READ MORE:
Ronald Hewett was not just a sheriff in Brunswick County. He was an icon. Full story...
»

Pender County Emergency Management hosts hurricane expo

READ MORE:
videoSoutheastern North Carolina feels the impact of almost every hurricane that occurs along the east coast. For Pender County Emergency Management holding a hurricane expo was important for everyone. Full story...
»

Former Brunswick Co. Sheriff Ron Hewett dies in jail

READ MORE:
US Marshals confirm that former Brunswick County Sheriff Ronald Hewett has died in jail at the New Hanover County Jail. It happened around 2 p.m. Full story...
»

Film museum coming soon?

READ MORE:
videoWilmington Film enthusiasts are hoping to expand their presence in the Cape Fear. Members of the local film community gathered to discuss the potential for a film museum in Downtown Wilmington. Full story...
»

EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: The Good Shepherd Center

READ MORE:
videoFriday evening's Downtown Sundown concert featured the Red Hot Chili Peppers tribute band, the Funky Monks. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Mom credits Brigade Boys & Girls Club for helping save missing son

READ MORE:
videoWilmington Police have found a mentally ill teen who ran away from his therapeutic foster home in Navassa last week. The boy's mother credits the Brigade Boys & Girls Club for helping him survive and media exposure for helping find him. Full story...
»

FBI to hold active shooter training at Independence Mall Sunday

READ MORE:
videoDon't be alarmed if you see a lot of law enforcement around Independence Mall in Wilmington Sunday night. It is only a drill. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Clarkton residents say something's wrong with exorbitant water bills

READ MORE:
video Some residents in Clarkton say there's something wrong with their water bills. They say say it's a problem that should have been fixed months ago. Full story...
»

Prospects for big employer in Brunswick Co. still early in process

READ MORE:
video State documents say a company is considering bringing a thousand jobs to Brunswick County, but the county's economic development chief says everything is still very preliminary. Full story...
»