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Soaring airline and gas prices turn vacations into stay-cations

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video Temperatures are rising, and that means tourism season has begun. But temperatures aren't the only things on the rise. Full story...
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FEMA Update: Storm survivors can now start applying for federal disaster assistance

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Survivors in North Carolina with property damage from the April 16 storms and tornadoes may apply for grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses and other disaster assistance. Full story...
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NHSO makes major pot bust

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After an extensive investigation, with the assistance of Wrightsville Beach Police, Detectives intercepted a shipment of marijuana and executed a control delivery to Phuc Van Tran, a 39 year old Asian male. Tran was arrested on April 8, 2011 at 1405 Lumina Ave. Wrightsville Beach. Detectives confiscated over 33 pounds of marijuana with a street value of over $150,000.00 Full story...
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Students at West Bladen High School rush to help storm victims

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"It started on Sunday morning at 8:30 and hasn't stopped. The donations continue to come in at West Bladen High School for victims of the April 16 tornados in Bladen County." Full story...
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UPDATE (4:45 pm): CFPUA can't find valve needed to make repairs

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Cape Fear Public Utility Authority crews are responding to a water system emergency repair that will necessitate an emergency shutdown of a waterline on North Kerr Avenue at the McClelland Drive intersection between Market Street and Infantry Drive. Full story...
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Three-state compact for offshore energy in NC bill

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Republican senators say directing North Carolina's Democratic governor to join South Carolina and Virginia in a compact on energy production and offshore exploration would give the state a seat at the table to get its share of energy royalties. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Monkey Junction Blockbuster reopening

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Dish Network recently bought Blockbuster in a bankruptcy auction and agreed to take on leases for hundreds of the video rental stores. Full story...
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First class service coming to ILM

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Paying more to fly out of Wilmington could actually get you something in a few months. US Airways says it is bringing first class to its US Airways Express flights that service airports like Wilmington International. Full story...
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CFCC students put classroom learning to test in field

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Students in CFCC's Industrial Systems Technology program gathered at Fort Fisher to inspect the condition of a cannon used in historical reenactments. The students tested for cracks in the cannon, but they did it without tearing it apart. Full story...
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Perdue says thousands could be jobless by storms

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Gov. Bev Perdue is grateful for the quick turnaround by the White House to send federal assistance after last weekend's deadly tornadoes that she says could keep thousands of people out of work. Full story...
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