make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

New Hanover County News

CFCC Fall Festival

READ MORE:
Students at Cape Fear Community College celebrated their Fall Festival Wednesday. Full story...
»

Carolinas Cement discuss issues of employment and environment

READ MORE:
videoCarolinas Cement held its second public workshop Tuesday night to answer questions about the proposed Castle Hayne plant. Although there were several information tables, most attention seemed to be focused on the environment and employment. Full story...
»

New Hanover County School Board Eliminates Options 5 & 6 for Redistricting Plan

READ MORE:

videoWhat was supposed to be a routine school board meeting turned quite eventful Tuesday night. Before Tuesday there were three options on the table, but two were taken out of the equation Tuesday night.

Full story...
»

Kids learning about the economy

READ MORE:
videoThe economy and the $700 billion bailout plan has many people scratching heads. Wall Street is down a thousand points since the bailout plan was passed. Kids at Murray Middle school attempted to understand what is going on in the economy. Full story...
»

Economic Outlook Conference at UNCW Tuesday

READ MORE:
videoLocal economists say our region is still in better shape than the rest of the nation. They spoke about it today at UNCW's 5th Annual Economic Outlook Conference. Full story...
»

Full house at second redistricting meeting

READ MORE:
videoIt was a full house at Eaton Elementary School Monday night. Passionate parents gathered for the second public meeting about redistricting New Hanover County next year. There was overwhelming support for keeping year-round schools in place. Full story...
»

Update on Clear-cutting vote

READ MORE:
New Hanover County commissioners unanimously approved new rules to protect trees from clear cutting. Full story...
»

Murray Middle School students are learning French culture

READ MORE:
videoStudents at Murray Middle School are learning about French culture. Why? Their families will be sharing their lives with students from Strasbourg, France for the next two weeks, as part of a global initiative. Full story...
»

Louisiana Pacific laying off more employees

READ MORE:
Columbus County is not the only area feeling the affects of the economy. A large construction based company in Wilmington is down sizing as well. Full story...
»

New afterschool alternative for kids

READ MORE:
Some Wilmington students had a new place to go after school today. Full story...
»

Wachovia bank robbed Monday

READ MORE:
Police said a man tried to cash a check at the Wachovia at Shipyard Boulevard and 17th Street. The teller refused, and as the man was leaving the bank he spotted a bag of money in front of another teller. Full story...
»

Clear-cutting amendment vote

READ MORE:
County commissioners will hold a vote to protect trees Monday night. Full story...
»

Second redistricting meeting Monday night

READ MORE:
Monday night New Hanover County schools will hold its second public forum on redistricting. Parents will get to voice their opinions and concerns at Eaton Elementary starting at 6:30 p.m. Full story...
»

Auto industry feeling economic crunch

READ MORE:
videoThe auto industry may be feeling the ongoing economic crisis the worst. Manufacturers from Ford to Toyota are seeing sales decline as banks tighten up on credit. It is becoming much harder to make that sale, since some customers being denied loans. Full story...
»

Race for breast cancer awareness

READ MORE:
videoRiders revved their engines to raise breast cancer awareness at Britt Motorsports Sunday. While some were out just to show support, others had personal reasons to ride. Full story...
»