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New Hanover County News

WWAY SURPRISE SQUAD helps ensure some smooth rides

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videoThe Surprise Squad was out and about today. This time, we did something a little different. Full story...
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Swimmer pulled from ocean off Kure Beach

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Kure Beach Ocean Rescue had to pull a man from the surf this morning. One of the officers who responded said it happened at 11:18 a.m. near the 1100 block of South Fort Fisher Blvd. Full story...
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Gov. McCrory announces 25-year transportation vision during ILM visit

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Gov. Pat McCrory made a stop in the Port City today to announce a 25-year vision for the state's transportation. Full story...
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Sunny 104.5 hosts 6th Annual 'Caring for Kids at NHRMC Radiothon'

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videoToday and tomorrow Sunny 104.5 host the 6th Annual "Caring for Kids at NHRMC Radiothon." Sheila Brothers sat down with Daniel Seamans to talk about all the details. Full story...
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Police talk use of force on council agenda

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videoWilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous talked use of force in front of city council tonight. The conversation was inspired by events in Ferguson, MO, where riots broke out after an unarmed black teenager was shot by a white police officer. Full story...
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WFD given OK to 'overhire' six firefighters

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videoThe Wilmington City Council gave the OK for resolution supporting the Wilmington Fire Department to 'overhire' six firefighters. Full story...
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Evangelous talks about possible new job

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videoAfter giving a presentation on the Police force Tuesday night at the City Council meeting we asked Police Chief Ralph Evangelous about his new job prospect. Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: David Holden

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videoThis week we stayed in New Hanover County to find our Teacher of the Week. When we surprise each of our teachers, most of them are a little confused when we show up to their classroom with our camera. Full story...
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Police searching for three robbers

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videoWilmington Police are looking for some robbers. Police said three black men with guns robbed a place at 800 Shipyard Boulevard. Full story...
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Man accused of knocking man out at bar

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videoWilmington Police charged a man for simple assault for an early-morning fight. They say Ryan Bradford Shumate punched a man again and again until he passed out. Full story...
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Firefighters learn how to survive

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videoThey say you can never stop learning, and that was case for more than 20 firefighters in New Hanover County today. The rescue workers put their skills to the test, and learned tricks of the trade at the fourth annual rapid intervention team school this week at CFCC. Full story...
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Governor to unveil transportation vision in Wilmington

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videoGov. Pat McCrory will unveil his vision for transportation tomorrow during a statewide tour that starts in Wilmington. Full story...
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Christie stumps for Tillis in Wilmington; duo avoids protestors

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video New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie stopped in Wilmington this morning to campaign for North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis in his race for the US Senate against incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan. Full story...
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GE Hitachi gets approval for new reactor

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videoGE Hitachi Nuclear Energy today announced it has received regulatory approval for a new reactor design. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved the company's Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR) design certification. Full story...
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Moral Monday gives voters a voice

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videoFolks from many races and religions were out in downtown Wilmington in support of Moral Monday. A rally that billed itself initially as one about voting rights turned into a rally about equality of all types. Full story...
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