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ONLY ON 3: Developer talks about ballpark plan, opposition starts Facebook group
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 02/08/2012 - 4:51pm.

video The city is not the only one stepping up to the plate when it comes to embracing the construction of a new baseball stadium downtown. Today, the developer met with the Wilmington Area Hospitality Association to discuss his plans, which he says will change the city.

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Trot Nixon heads Hall of Fame class
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/08/2012 - 10:40am.

video WWAY's "Fifth Quarter" co-host Trot Nixon headlines this year's class of inductees into the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, May 6 at UNCW's Burney Center.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - Feb. 7
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 11:42pm.

video On Tuesday night we featured senior night at Ashley High School. We also featured a high school basketball matchup in the Waccamaw Conference between East Bladen and North Brunswick. Click full story to see all of Tuesday's scores. On top of that we talked with the general manager of the Atlanta Braves about the prospect of Wilmington becoming the next home of the Braves single A minor league baseball affiliate.

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FIRST ON 3: Council approves ballpark negotiations
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 11:12pm.

video Wilmington City Council has unanimously approved a plan to negotiate with Mandalay Baseball Properties and the Atlanta Braves about bringing a minor league baseball team to the Port City.

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Atlanta Braves and Mandalay reps in town for tonight's city council meeting to talk new stadium
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 3:29pm.

Former Atlanta Braves Manager Bobby Cox, as well as Atlanta Braves General Manager Frank Wren and Mandalay Baseball CEO Art Matin are in town to attend tonight's Wilmington City Council meeting.

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Joe Salas expected to be the next West Bladen football coach
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 02/05/2012 - 8:50pm.

West Bladen High School has never had much of a football tradition. Perhaps that will change soon. Veteran coach Joe Salas is expected to be named head football coach of the Knights. West Bladen finished 1-9 in 2011.

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Seahawks win on homecoming night
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 02/04/2012 - 10:31pm.

The UNC Wilmington men's basketball team snapped a four game losing streak on Saturday night against William & Mary. The Seahawks are now 9-14 overall and 5-8 in conference play. Suspended Seahawk KK Simmons attended the game. He cheered from the bench and watched the Seahawks shoot 71% in the second half.

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WWAY's Friday night sports - Feb. 3
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 02/03/2012 - 11:53pm.

video Another Full Court Press is in the books. Click full story in order to see all of the high school basketball scores from around the region from Friday night. Click the Full Court Press icon on our homepage to watch Friday's Full Court Press.

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Seahawks suspend K.K. Simmons indefinitely
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 02/03/2012 - 12:38pm.

Freshman guard K.K. Simmons has been suspended indefinitely for conduct detrimental to the team, second-year UNCW men's basketball head coach Buzz Peterson announced Friday.

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Healthy ideas for Super Bowl snacks
Submitted by wway news on Fri, 02/03/2012 - 10:04am.

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