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NC Legislature set for vote on state school board

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North Carolina's General Assembly holds a joint session to confirm Gov. Beverly Perdue's three nominations to the state Board of Education. Full story...
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Money for crime victim compensation diverted

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Millions of dollars intended to compensate North Carolina crime victims has been diverted over the past ten years and instead gone to state and local treasuries. Full story...
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Authorities say cycling advocate killed

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A cyclist who was an advocate for bicycling for recreation and as alternative transportation was killed after colliding with a vehicle Saturday. Full story...
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Wilmington Police looking for help in fatal shooting of teenager

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A 17-year-old Wilmington boy died Sunday, after someone shot him in downtown Wilmington Saturday night. Now Wilmington Police need your help finding his killer. Full story...
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Family reminds others to be aware of rip currents

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videoIt has been a summer of strong rip currents. Lifeguards say they have already claimed the lives of four people at New Hanover County beaches. David Weaver, of Brunswick County, got pulled under water trying to save his daughter and a friend who were caught in a rip on June 27th. Full story...
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What's up with Benson?

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videoIf you live in the Wilmington area, you have probably driven to Raleigh at one time or another. Considering it's the state capitol, you'd think more DOT signs around New Hanover County would have Raleigh on them instead of Benson. This has always bugged our John Rendleman, so who better to tell us more. Full story...
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Spending summer vacation in an RV

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It is a vacation with a twist. Instead of spending top dollar for a four-star hotel, many are turning to four wheels. Hundreds of people in Carolina Beach have been spending their summer vacation in an RV. Full story...
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Brunswick County gets prepared for emergency

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videoBrunswick County Emergency Services held a special training exercise this weekend that dealt specifically with natural disasters. Fire departments, police departments, EMS workers and hospitals from across the state were invited to participate. Full story...
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Homecoming weekend for Navassa

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Residents of the Brunswick County town of Navassa were able to share their community pride during the 28th Annual Navassa Homecoming Weekend. Full story...
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Wave offers free public transportation

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Riding public transportation paid off Saturday. Wave Transit sponsored their Third Annual Free Fare Alternative Transportation Day. Full story...
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Nudists take the plunge for skinny dip world record

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videoSaturday was the day nudists all across the nation have been waiting for, as several nudist resorts, including Whispering Pines in Brunswick County, gathered in an attempt to set a world record. Full story...
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Got 'Em On casts off 30th tournament

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A big catch down by Carolina Beach could reel in a hefty prize for area fisherman in the 30th Annual East Coast Got Em' On Classic King Mackerel Tournament. More than two hundred fishing teams signed up for the tournament. Full story...
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Frankly, that's dog-gone good!

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videoOscar Meyer surveyed America to find out how we like to dress our hot dogs; mustard is the number one condiment, followed by ketchup, and onions. WWAY's John Rendleman relished this opportunity to find out how Wilmington likes their dogs. Full story...
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Hospice patients and caregivers face budget cuts

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videoHospice caregivers across the country are concerned. The vast majority of hospice patients are Medicare recipients, and the Medicare program is facing budget cuts. The non-profit is going to the White House to make sure it still has the funds it needs to provide quality care. Full story...
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Exclusive information on Williston teacher case

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videoThere is new exclusive information surrounding the case of a former Williston Middle School teacher, and allegations she may have had a sexual relationship with one of her students. On top of her criminal charges, Jessica Wishnask is now facing a lawsuit. Full story...
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