New Hanover County News
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Santa Wrap Song
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:53pm.

videoIn light of the season, this week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is none other than Santa Claus. WWAY's Daniel Seamans wrote a little song for the occasion. It's called 'The Santa Wrap Song' and features Mr. and Mrs. Claus who can be found right now in Wilmington.

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Disaster Mental Advisor helps fire victims
Submitted by Helen Holt on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:24pm.

video As it is an emotional time in Carolina Beach, many are dealing with loss of loved ones as well as cooping with the tragic situation. Tab Ballis is a psychiatrist in Wilmington who also is a volunteer with the Red Cross.

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Students react to UNCW athletic cuts
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:22pm.

videoUNCW has had their fair share of financial troubles in the athletic department. Just last year the swimming and diving program was on the chopping block, and now four track and field teams are going to be cut.

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Name sought for new school in New Hanover County
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:23pm.

videoNew Hanover County Schools is planning to build a new elementary school. Now the district is looking for a name.

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Second non-stop flight to NY coming to ILM
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:57pm.

videoTravelers in southeastern North Carolina will soon have another flight to the Big Apple. Wilmington International Airport says American Airlines is adding a second direct route to New York's Laguardia Airport.

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Four New Hanover County men charged with Lee County murder
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:23pm.

video Lee County investigators have charged four me from New Hanover County with a murder that happened more than a year ago.

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UPDATE: Wilmington Police say pedestrian hit by car cited
Submitted by on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:46am.

videoPolice say a pedestrian who was hit by a car in a busy Wilmington intersection was cited for crossing in the middle of a block.

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Police: Shots fired shortly after pedestrian was 'run over' by car
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:36am.

Police are investigating after they say several shots were fired not long after a pedestrian was hit by a car in a Wilmington parking lot last night.

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State dismisses New Hanover election appeal
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:56pm.

The State Board of Elections dismissed an appeal Tuesday that was originally filed in New Hanover County.

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Identities of Carolina Beach fire victims released
Submitted by Helen Holt on Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:44pm.

videoCarolina Beach officials have released the names of the two women killed in Saturday's suspicious fires.

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