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UNC fraternity gets 1 year of probation

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A fraternity at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been placed on probation for a year after an investigation of alcohol-related problems involving new members. Full story...
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McCrory requests federal disaster declaration

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Gov. Pat McCrory is requesting a federal disaster declaration to help nine central North Carolina counties recover some of the costs stemming from this month's winter storm. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Jessica Marks

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videoNew Hanover County High School math teacher Jessica Marks teaches more than 100 students each day; she has her work cut out for her, but says she wouldn't trade it for the world. Full story...
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Study: Area's bad roads costing Wilmington drivers big bucks

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videoA new study shows 48 percent of major roads in the Wilmington area are in either poor or mediocre condition. That costs each Wilmington driver more than $1,350 a year. Full story...
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Convicted killer sentenced to life without parole

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videoIt was a case that broke when the teen suspects bragged at school about a murder. Today the victim's own nephew found out how he would be punished for the crime. Full story...
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Antebellum farm house up for sale

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video A historical reminder of New Hanover County's agricultural past is up for sale. The Martindale house witnessed the Civil War, the Great Depression and both World Wars. Now it can be yours. Full story...
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Teen charged with sexual assault of boys

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A Wilmington teen is behind bars after he was arrested Monday night in connection with the sexual assault of two boys over the weekend. Full story...
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McCrory counsel: Cooper has politicized coal ash

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Gov. Pat McCrory's top lawyer says his administration was forced to hire an outside attorney to deal with a federal investigation into its regulation of Duke Energy's coal ash dumps because North Carolina's attorney general is politicizing the issue. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 Update: Pedestrian hurt in golf cart accident involving Southport city manager

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A woman was taken to the hospital this afternoon after Southport Police say City Manager Kerry McDuffie hit her with his golf cart. Full story...
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Tillis takes heat from 2 GOP rivals in Senate race

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Two candidates seeking to chase down presumed front-runner Thom Tillis in the Republican US Senate primary have become bolder in attacking him 30 days before early voting begins. Full story...
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Firefighter injured Monday released from hospital

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video A New Hanover County Firefighter was injured Monday after a fire spread through several homes in the Crestwood Estates neighborhood of New Hanover County. According to New Hanover County Fire Chief Donnie Hall, Lieutenant Robert Pate was hit by an electrical line while trying to contain the fire. Full story...
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AG Cooper says regional crime lab expansion in works

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videoSheriffs from all over the state met in Wrightsville Beach this morning for the Sheriff's Association's Spring Conference. Attorney General Roy Cooper spoke to hundreds of law enforcement officers about the need for more resources, like improving and expanding the state's crime lab. Full story...
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Attention Time Warner Cable Customers: TWC launching theme-based lineup in Wilmington

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Time Warner Cable today announced it has launched a new, theme-based digital channel lineup to customers in Wilmington. The new lineup groups channels together intuitively, making it simpler and easier for customers to find the programming they want to view — and to discover other content. Additionally, customers with an HD box will automatically receive the HD feed of the corresponding standard-definition channel, providing the best picture available. WWAY NewsChannel 3 is now on channel 1200. Full story...
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UNCW's Give 24 in 24 Challenge is going on now

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videoThe goal of the challenge is to raise $24,000 in 24 hours. If this goal is reached, UNCW will receive a $24,000 gift for scholarships. Full story...
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FIT MINUTE - Mom and daughter strengthen relationship at gym

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videoStarting a workout or diet program is not easy, especially alone. So, some find a partner with whom they can share their successes and challenges. Full story...
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