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Foresters warn NC hikers to watch for marijuana
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/30/2011 - 11:06am.

As summer approaches and more people trek into the woods, the US Forest Service warns hikers and others to be careful if they find someone growing marijuana on federal land.

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Several events mark Memorial Day around Cape Fear
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/30/2011 - 8:06am.

Today we celebrate Memorial Day, a day to remember those who gave their lives to protect our freedom. You may already have plans to honor the fallen men and women, but we want to let you know about some holiday events in the Cape Fear.

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DWI checkpoints catch holiday weekend partiers
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sun, 05/29/2011 - 8:43pm.

video This Memorial Weekend, local police set up DWI checkpoints throughout Wilmington with the common goal of getting drunk drivers off the roads.

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Scouts honor fallen soldiers with flags
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 05/28/2011 - 5:59pm.

Thanks to Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from around our area, more than 5,000 flags have been placed at the headstones of veterans in Wilmington National Cemetery.

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ArtsFest brings all types of art together on Orange
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 05/28/2011 - 5:52pm.

More than 50 artists from around the southeast are showcasing their work, everything from pottery to paintings, at this year's Orange Street ArtsFest.

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Chadbourn Police investigating Memorial Weekend murder
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 05/28/2011 - 4:58pm.

One man is dead and another is sitting in jail, charged with murder, after an early morning shooting in Chadbourn.

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Blackbeard's anchor returns from the depths
Submitted by Asha Dave on Fri, 05/27/2011 - 10:45pm.

video A piece of history has been raised from the pits of the ocean, and it’s the largest artifact that's ever been recovered from perhaps the most infamous pirate's flagship.

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Nursing assistant accused of having sex with patient
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 05/27/2011 - 4:05pm.

video A nursing assistant is in jail charged with having sex with her patient at an assisted living facility. What's more, she allegedly paid the man.

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Beach businesses hope Memorial Day sparks hot summer
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Fri, 05/27/2011 - 2:58pm.

video With Memorial Day weekend being one of the biggest beach weekends of the year, Carolina Beach businesses prepare for the crowds and hope for the best.

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House, Senate budget deal would save teaching assistants
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/27/2011 - 1:54pm.

The chief budget-writer in the North Carolina House says a potential deal to finalize a budget with the Senate would preserve funding for teaching assistant positions in the public schools.

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