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New Hanover County News

EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: History Comes to Life at the Battleship North Carolina

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video The Battleship North Carolina has a rather fun event going on this weekend. This Saturday starting at 8:00 a.m. folks will be able to not only tour the ship, but also talk with WWII re-enactors about what daily life was like on board. Full story...
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WWAY Surprise Squad donates supplies to Boys & Girls Club

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It can be challenging for non-profits to get the supplies they need to run their programs. To help out, we sent the Surprise Squad to the Community Boys and Girls Club.video Full story...
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Stars Robert Wagner, Jill St. John visit Wilmington

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videoA couple of faces familiar to TV and movie fans were spotted in Wilmington today. Actor Robert Wagner was in town with wife actress Jill St. John for the grand opening of the new DermOne office in Mayfaire. Full story...
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Ashley running back suspended after latest arrest

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videoAshley High School's football team won't have its starting running back when the Screaming Eagles travel to South Brunswick Friday night. Full story...
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UPDATE: Carolina Beach Boardwalk still open after fire

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videoFirefighters were still at the Carolina Beach Beach boardwalk Thursday night cleaning up the aftermath of a fire there Thursday morning. But, the town manager said the boardwalk is still open for business. Full story...
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Despite burning evidence, Wilmington man heading to prison for sex crimes with kids

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videoA Wilmington man will spend at least 16 years in prison after pleading guilty to more than two dozen sex crimes involving two children and child porn. Full story...
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Car crash sends one to hospital

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Highway Patrol is investigating an early morning car crash that sent one person to the hospital. That's according to New Hanover County Dispatch. Full story...
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Evangelous interviews for Savannah chief

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videoWilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous was in Savannah, Ga., Wednesday interviewing for the job of top cop there. Evangelous is one of three contenders for the position. He told reporters in Savannah being an outsider was beneficial. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: A stitch above the rest

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video Stop me if you've heard this one: A sewing machine walks into a bar and the bartender asks, "Hey, aren't you that famous singer?" This week's Extraordinary Person of the Week uses her sewing skills to help those in need. She's a 'Stitch above the rest!' Full story...
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RN: 'We're seeing them get sick very rapidly'

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videoWe're reaching the start of flu season but the flu isn't the only thing floating around right now. The mysterious respiratory virus that has had a large impact in the midwest now has reached North Carolina. Full story...
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Documents shed new light on allegations against Wilmington cop

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videoA Wilmington police officer has already been indicted on charges related to a use of force investigation involving a 16-year-old. Now drafts of a motion and an affidavit from the DA's office show the officer choked that teen while the boy was handcuffed in the back of his patrol car. Full story...
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Wilmington restaurant affected by data breach

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videoA Wilmington location is one of more than 200 Jimmy John's restaurants affected by a data security breach, the company says. Full story...
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Police: Woman finds unknown naked man in her home

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Wilmington Police say a breaking and entering call led them to a naked man. WPD spokeswoman Cathryn Lindsay said it happened around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at 321 Mercer Ave. Full story...
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Resident finds man eating beans in basement

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A Wilmington resident got quite a surprise early this morning, when they found a man eating beans in their home. Full story...
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Back Door Kitchen Tour raffles art

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videoOne of the premier events in Downtown Wilmington is the annual Back Door Kitchen Tour. Full story...
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