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Pender teacher's cyberstalking charge makes international headlines

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The story of a Burgaw Middle School teacher charged with cyberstalking a 13-year-old boy is now getting international attention. Saturday morning ABCNews.com posted its own version of the story involving teacher Megan Mantooth, who was arrested earlier this month after allegedly sending hundreds of text messages to her former student. Earlier this week, Britain's Daily Mail also posted a story about the case. Full story...
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Couple celebrates 70 years of love

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video In a time when divorce is almost a norm, one Wilmington couple is celebrating 70 years of love and marriage. The inside of Ernie and Dee Young's wedding bands say "Come grow old with me; the best is yet to be," and family and friends say they live that out each day. Full story...
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Canetuck Rosenwald School gets new life as community center

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video A part of national and Pender County history is the Canetuck Rosenwald School. It's one of the original Rosenwald schoolhouses set up to educate African American children in the early 1900's. The Rosenwald School is nearly 100 years old, and now, it's getting new life as the Canetuck Community Center. Full story...
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Skaters beat the heat on the ice

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Now that summer has officially begun, and temps are really warming up, everyone is finding a different way to beat the heat. One group is escaping the rays by getting on the ice. Full story...
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Gov. Perdue declares State of Emergency in eastern NC

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Gov. Bev Perdue has declares a State of Emergency for much of eastern North Carolina because of wildfires and the threat of continued dry conditions. Full story...
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Pender County water advisory lifted

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The watermain break that impacted customers of the Rocky Point/Topsail Water District of Pender County on Friday has been repaired and all bacteriological sample results collected and tested show no coliform bacteria present. Full story...
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Chris Rock's mom cancels Brunswick County seminar

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Rose Rock, the mother of movie star/comedian Chris Rock and author of "Mama Rock Rules" has canceled her Brunswick County speaking date. Full story...
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Downtown venue hopes to provide fun atmosphere to an older crowd

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video Well it’s probably safe to say that downtown Wilmington hasn't necessarily had the best reputation lately. But, a new venue in the Port City wants to change things up. Full story...
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Brunswick NAACP President claims county officials are racist

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video The Brunswick County NAACP president says County Commissioners and the Sheriff's Office are racist. Bernest Hewett made the accusations Friday morning on the Big Talker FM. We spoke with him on the phone this afternoon. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Solo sail to Portugal anything but smooth

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video A dream journey across the ocean has become something of a nightmare for a Wilmington man. Greg Frucci arrived safely in Bermuda after battling a dangerous storm, and in more trouble than he originally thought, which leaves his journey to Portugal in doubt. Full story...
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