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New Hanover County News

Police close to making arrest in shooting death of Daryon Walker

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videoPolice are close to making an arrest in the shooting of Daryon Walker. He was the young man who's body was found outside Snipes Academy earlier this month. Full story...
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School administrators complete investigation into Williston incident

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New Hanover County school administrators have completed their investigation into last week's incident involving a student tackling the principal at Williston Middle School. Full story...
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Project Lifesaver being used by New Hanover County Sheriff's

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The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office offers free tracking bracelets for people who have brain disorders like Alzheimer’s and autism. Full story...
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Wilmington residents attacked inside their home Wednesday

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Two Wilmington people are recovering after being attacked inside their home early Wednesday morning. It happened at the Brookstone Village Apartments off Racine Drive. Full story...
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Wilmington man found following Silver Alert

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James Peoples was found late Tuesday night at the Salvation Army in Wilmington. Police say he appears to be doing fine. Full story...
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How the decision to bailout the auto industry could affect our area

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video25 billion dollars; that is the amount of money GM, Ford, and Chrysler are asking from Congress to save their industry. If the feds decide not to bail the car companies out, it could affect our area. Full story...
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Ogden house fire suspicious

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Fire destroyed an Ogden home this morning. The blaze broke out around 3:00 a.m. at a house on Foxfield Court. The heat from the flames melted the siding on neighboring homes. Full story...
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Prime suspect ruled out of Foy and Rothen murders

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videoThere are new developments in the investigation into the murders of Allison Jackson Foy and Angela Rothen. Police have ruled out prime suspect Timothy Iannone. Full story...
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Fact or fiction surrounding gift card email

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videoHoliday shopping season is in full swing, and there's a chance you've seen an email going around warning shoppers to use up gift cards for retailers that are closing stores around the country. Full story...
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Early risers at the Sawmill Restaurant

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videoIt's still dark outside, not even twilight when the time the first customers arrive at the Sawmill Restaurant in New Hanover County. Some are even waiting for the doors to open at 6:00 a.m., and there are several regulars that come in every day about that time. Full story...
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A Wilmington company receives national recognition

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In 2002 Trans1 developed a tool to help make back surgery a little less painful. The tool fits through a small incision made just below the tailbone and allows doctors to remove damaged material and insert a screw to separate the two lowest discs in the spine. Full story...
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Williston student remains in juvenile detention after tackling principal

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The thirteen year old Williston student who tackled his principal is still in a juvenile detention center Monday night. The boy is expected to go before a judge Tuesday to see if he is eligible for release. Full story...
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Cape Fear Academy students spread Thanksgiving cheer

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Students from Cape Fear Academy spent the day going to door to door spreading holiday cheer with food baskets. Full story...
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International students on the rise

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videoThe dollar may not be doing well globally, but when it comes to education, American schooling is still at the top of the list in the international scope. Full story...
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Take-out delivery drivers robbed over the weekend

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Three take-out delivery drivers were robbed over the weekend. Police said robberies like this happen every once in a while. Full story...
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