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New Hanover County News

Fmr. UNCW advisor officially named in UNC academic scandal

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videoIn a court settlement with ABC11 and a coalition of other media organizations, UNC Chapel Hill Wednesday released the names of four employees who were terminated or retired in the wake of the Wainstein report on academic fraud at the school involving student athletes. Full story...
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WPD: Former employee caught stealing cases of beer

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Police arrested a man they say was caught stealing cases of beer out of a delivery truck at a Wilmington distribution company he used to work for. Full story...
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Carolina Beach Police looking for two suspects in robbery investigation

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Carolina Beach Police are looking for two suspects involved in a robbery and fraud investigation. Full story...
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UPDATE: Police say shooting happened behind Wilmington church

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Police are investigating after they say several shots were heard by officers in the area just before they found a teenager with a gunshot wound on a street just a block from the scene. Full story...
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Watch the ball drop at Kure Beach

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Start the new year with a bang on Pleasure Island, as Kure Beach lights up the sky. Full story...
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Former educator, civic leader Lethia Hankins dies at age 80

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videoFormer educator and public activist Lethia Hankins, who was once chairwoman of the Wilmington Housing Authority and a member of Wilmington City Council for several years, has died. Full story...
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Juice toast, glittery slime, and confetti toss to ring in 2015

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videoLooking for something to do with the kids either today or tomorrow to celebrate the new year? Full story...
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Family and supporters gather at vigil for man found dead near Greenfield Lake

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videoFriends and family gathered at a vigil near Greenfield Lake to remember a man whose body was found near Greenfield Lake. Full story...
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He's going to Disney World!

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A trip to Disney World means the world to one Brunswick County child. The 10-year-old found out he is going to Disney World in January. Eldon, who is autistic, suffers from a nervous-system disorder, and many other ailments, but hopefully he'll be able to forget about that for a bit when he goes to Florida. Full story...
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After Christmas is a big time for donations

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videoThe holidays are a time when many people think about giving back and spreading goodwill. Organizations like the Salvation Army get huge amounts of donations just after Christmas each year, but Cape Fear Region Commanding Officer Maj. Richard Watts says it's important to remember there is need all year round. Full story...
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