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A Wilmington man has been arrested and charged with 60 total drug charges.
You'll no longer have to wear a mask at Novant Health starting Tuesday.
The North Brunswick High JROTC Rifle team recently earned first place honors in a national competition.
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As spring breakers take to the beaches of North Carolina’s Outer Banks, they might be joined by an aquatic friend spotted just off the coast: a great white shark named Breton.
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A South Carolina man has been arrested on drug charges in Columbus County.
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A country music star is coming to the Cape Fear.
A crane has overturned at a Myrtle Beach construction site.
Parents of a child who shot out the back window of a car have been cited.
A Columbus County man has been sentenced to nearly 16 years in prison for murder.
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Gas prices are continuing to rise around the Cape Fear.
A 911 call for an unresponsive man led to police finding more than 150 reptiles in a home in western Pennsylvania, CBS Pittsburgh reported.
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Declining membership is one of the reasons cited for the closure of Fifth Avenue United Methodist Church.
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Cape Fear Craft Beer Week is currently underway, and there are plenty of events to enjoy throughout the week in Southeastern North Carolina.
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Three children have died after they were shot at a private school in Nashville, Tennessee, according to a hospital official.
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New Hanover County fire rescue responded to a house fire today that was reportedly caused by lightning.
The Cape Fear community came together to honor the life of Laney grad DJ McLeod, who recently died after months of fighting cancer.
March 26, 2023
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The Wilmington Police Department and Wilmington Fire Department are often faced with scenarios in which they have to work together as a team. On Saturday the circumstances were just a little bit different. The two agencies…
New Hanover County Commissioner Deb Hays died on Saturday, the county announced in a news release.
The fast-moving storm caused isolated damage, with the most being seen the Ocean Isle Beach area.
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Deandre Nixon is one of three men responsible for the death of 15-year-old Ethon Douglas. The shooting took…
The suspect in a Surf City murder made a court appearance on Monday, March 27. The prosecution proposed Charles Michael Haywood's case be tried as a capital case, which means if he's found guilty, he could face the death penalty.
Community members and local leaders remembering New Hanover County Commissioner Deb Hays, who died suddenly over the weekend.
Governor Roy Cooper has signed House Bill 76, Access to Healthcare Options, into law.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WWAY) - On Saturday, locals and others negatively affected by cases of missing people gathered on Water Street to unveil the brand-new wall to honor missing persons and those who have been found deceased. Dozens listened to stories…
March 24, 2023
Tonight, more than a hundred people flocked to the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center for the Ultimate Brewing Championship.
Governor Roy Cooper has vetoed Senate Bill 41, which would eliminate sheriffs' handgun background checks.
March 23, 2023
GREENSBORO, NC (WTVD) -- The Greensboro Police Department is searching for a missing child, 9-month-old Kayson Osiah Monk. Kayson is described as Black, male and is approximately 1 foot 6 inches long and weighs 30 pounds. Click here to read…
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Cameron Art Museum (CAM) is pleased to announce a free 6-week long creative writing and art-making class for current patients and cancer survivors at Novant Health Zimmer Cancer Institute. The class begins April 17th and goes…
In honor of the day, Camp Bow Wow has released its annual list of top dog names.
March 21, 2023
NC House Bill 76 would bring Medicaid to hundreds of thousands of citizens, including adults age 18 to 64 with incomes up to 138 percent of the federal poverty level.
Wild Turkey hunting season opens in North Carolina on April 1st.
March 20, 2023
After seeing a big spike in gas prices last week, things have trended down again.
March 17, 2023
COLUMBUS COUNTY (WWAY) -- The State Transportation Department began converting the intersection at Chauncey Town Road and US 74/76 into an interchange with on-off ramps…
More young North Carolina drivers wouldn't have to hold a learner's permit as long before advancing to unsupervised driving in legislation approved by the state Senate
March 16, 2023
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- People everywhere will be celebrating St. Patrick's Day this weekend. This may include meeting up with friends, enjoying a green beer,…
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- A student was hit by a car in front of Trask Middle School earlier this week. Traffic and…
Gov. Roy Cooper on Thursday urged the operators of a large western North Carolina paper mill set to shutter to find a way to keep it running, saying a closure would have a “devastating effect” on the region and its people.
The NC Aquarium Society is offering animal-lovers the chance to symbolically adopt an animal.
March 15, 2023
BOILING SPRING LAKES (WWAY) -- In Brunswick County, officials held a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Boiling Spring Lakes Fire Rescue Station. Off of N-C 87,…
Governor Roy Cooper has released his recommended budget for fiscal year 2023-2025.
March 14, 2023
The National Primary Drinking Water Regulation would establish legally enforceable levels for six PFAS, or per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, in drinking water.
March 18, 2023
A rare strain of bacteria found in recalled eyedrops has been linked to dozens of infections, as well as cases of vision loss, surgical removal of eyeballs and one death.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued arrest warrants for Russian President Putin and Maria Lvova-Belova, who is a member of Putin's government.
When a Russian fighter jet collided with a large U.S. surveillance drone over the Black Sea, it was a rare but serious incident that triggered a U.S. diplomatic protest and raised concerns about the possibility Russia could recover sensitive technology.
Singer and songwriter Bobby Caldwell, the man behind the 1978 platinum hit "What You Won't Do For Love," has died at age 71
For the first time in three decades, the U.S. has a new favorite dog breed, according to the American Kennel Club.
A pair of Air Jordans worn by Michael Jordan in his last championship run with the Chicago Bulls is set to break the record as the most expensive sneakers ever auctioned, Sotheby's said Tuesday.
A lucky lottery player attributed his second big win to his hairstyle.
A small dog is now safe after it jumped into the ocean and started swimming out to sea.
March 9, 2023
If you've missed out on previous rocket launches visible in the Cape Fear sky, you'll have another shot this weekend.
March 8, 2023
The wife of an American who was kidnapped in Mexico said her husband is "just glad to be alive" after he and three others were kidnapped last week. Two of them died.
March 6, 2023
The competition's website says their goal is not to make fun of ugly dogs, but rather to celebrate the "imperfections that make all dogs special and unique".
Twitter experienced a bevy of glitches for over an hour Monday as links stopped working, some users were unable to log in and images were not loading for others.
Four US citizens were assaulted and kidnapped after crossing the border into northeastern Mexico on Friday, according to the FBI, which is working to locate the missing Americans.
March 1, 2023
A Chick-fil-A announced on Facebook that anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult to eat in the restaurant.
WASHINGTON, DC (News Release)– The U.S. Department of Labor today announced a $25 million funding opportunity for organizations to provide training and employment services to help veterans combat homelessness. Administered by the department’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service, Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration…
February 28, 2023
A 19-year-old Florida man is now facing three first-degree-murder charges related to a shooting last week that killed a television news reporter, a 9-year-old girl and a 38-year-old woman, sheriff's officials said Tuesday.
February 27, 2023
It was pharmacist Gwendolyn Herzig's first time testifying before a legislative committee when she spoke to several Arkansas lawmakers in a packed hearing room this month about a bill restricting gender-affirming care for minors.
February 24, 2023
“When the movie’s pitched, you hear the word ‘Cocaine,’ you’re like I’m not sure what to think of this,” Lord says. “Then when you hear the word ‘Bear,’ you’re like: I’m all in.”
February 23, 2023
A heartwarming reunion was caught on camera when a chihuahua was returned to her owner after spending 40 minutes in the water.
A gunman accused of killing a woman in the Orlando area returned to the same neighborhood hours later and shot four more people, killing a journalist covering the original shooting and a 9-year-old child, Florida police said.
TikTok is once again fending off claims that its Chinese parent company, ByteDance, would share user data from its popular video-sharing app with the Chinese government, or push propaganda and misinformation on its behalf. China’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday accused…
For the second day in a row, China on Wednesday dismissed U.S. suggestions that the COVID-19 pandemic may have been triggered by a virus that leaked from a Chinese laboratory.
February 22, 2023
A mysterious iron ball nearly 5 feet wide was found on a beach in Hamamatsu City, Japan, this week.
January 25, 2023
CAPE CANAVERAL, FL (AP) — An asteroid the size of a delivery truck will whip past Earth on Thursday night, one of the closest such encounters ever recorded. NASA insists it will be a near miss with no chance of…
January 1, 2023
The Vatican announced that Benedict died Saturday at his home in the Vatican at age 95.
December 25, 2022
Designated Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has issued a rare rebuke of his presumed coalition allies for saying they would advance laws allowing discrimination against LGBTQ people, pledging there would be no harm to their rights by his new government.
December 19, 2022
Millions of Twitter users asked Elon Musk to step down as head of Twitter in a poll on the platform that the billionaire had created and promised to abide by.
November 25, 2022
Mexican prosecutors have filed charges against a U.S. woman suspected of killing another American seen being beaten in a viral video.
November 19, 2022
Amid a slew of changes at Twitter, the public information officers who operate government accounts are urging the public to verify the information that appears on timelines.
October 25, 2022
CAIRO, EGYPT (CBS) -- Snow and hail fell from the skies over Egypt on Tuesday, just as authorities issued a warning of unstable weather expected in the upcoming days. Before the snow and hail, Eastern Cairo had also witnessed heavy…
Ryan Alonzo has skipped his way into two Guinness World Records.
October 18, 2022
A giant sunfish believed to be the world’s heaviest bony fish has been discovered in the Azores archipelago, Portugal, weighing a whopping 2,744 kilograms (3 tons).
October 12, 2022
A burp or fart at the dinner table might land you in trouble – but if you’re a cow or sheep in New Zealand, it might land your owner a hefty tax bill.
September 29, 2022
Queen Elizabeth II died of "old age," according to the death certificate for the late British monarch.
September 28, 2022
The U.S. will provide an additional $1.1 billion in aid to Ukraine, with funding for about 18 more advanced rocket systems and other weapons to counter drones that Russia has been using against Ukrainian troops, the Biden administration announced Wednesday.
September 26, 2022
ANCHORAGE, AK (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard ship on routine patrol in the Bering Sea came across a guided missile cruiser from China, officials said Monday. But it turned out the cruiser wasn’t alone as it sailed about 86…
September 19, 2022
Queen Elizabeth's black pony Emma watched the monarch's funeral procession pass by in the grounds of Windsor Castle on Monday, where it was held on a lead by a groomsman.
September 16, 2022
Zelenskyy said hundreds of civilian adults and children, as well as soldiers, had been found tortured or shot or killed by shelling near Izium's Pishchanske cemetery.
September 15, 2022
President Joe Biden said Thursday a tentative railway labor agreement has been reached, averting a potentially devastating strike before the pivotal midterm elections.
September 14, 2022
Crowds shuffled past her coffin in the center of 900-year-old Westminster Hall well into the night. People flowed in two lines, with hundreds of thousands expected to pay their respects before her state funeral Monday.
Daja White, a math teacher at Leland Middle School, has been named WWAY's Teacher of the Month for her outstanding work in the classroom.
March 13, 2023
Christina Dees speaks to Lori Beth Finely and Taylor Danielle Fox about the Alabama Theater Iconic.
February 7, 2023
Kamran Goudarzi, MD, FICS, FACS, DABVLM today announced the grand [re]opening of Scarless Vein Care’s newest office in Wilmington, NC. The new state-of-the-art practice is located within Mayfaire, behind Harris Teeter. The address is 6752 Rock Spring Rd, Suite #200…
January 31, 2023
Chad Greenhill speaks with Arrian Snowten about Advanced Primary Care.
January 27, 2023
Chad Greenhill speaks with Courtney Schmitter about Stevens Fine Homes.
January 20, 2023
Chad Greenhill speaks with Kamili Anderson, Jerry May and Chef Keith Rhodes about the 2023 NC Rice Festival.
January 5, 2023
Christina Dees speaks with Scott DeFalco about Power Swabs.
January 2, 2023
Christina Dees speaks with Greg Gianoplus about Alpha Mortgage.
December 1, 2022
Chad Greenhill speaks with Jason Cox and Lisa Harvey about the Alabama Theatre.
November 28, 2022
Christina Dees speaks with Taylor Keeping Smith about Keeping It Glam.
November 22, 2022
Christina Dees speaks with Melissa McKinsey about Plexaderm Skincare.
November 1, 2022
Chad Greenhill speaks with Dr. Joe Norris about Advanced Ortho.
Chad Greenhill speaks with Courtney Schmitter and Michael Lopez about Stevens Alpha.
October 24, 2022
Chad Greenhill speaks with Dr. Peter Chambers about Advanced Primary Care.
One lucky person will win a free designer bridal gown courtesy of Camille's Bridal of Wilmington.
Chad Greenhill speaks with Courtney Schmitter and Craig Stevens about Stevens Fine Homes.
August 26, 2022
For more than 20 years, I’ve focused my work on helping my patients improve the look and feeling of their legs through the scarless treatment of varicose and spider veins. I’ve found recent success in treating veins all over…
August 8, 2022
Gabby Petito's family has filed a lawsuit against police in Moab, Utah, accusing them of negligence that resulted in the 22-year-old's death last year. They are seeking $50 million in damages.
The report comes from the Naming Commission which was previously tasked with coming up with recommendations for removing Confederate influence from the United States military.
November 29, 2021
If you are currently pregnant or are thinking about having a baby, vein health should be on your mind. This is especially the case if there is a family history of varicose veins. Dr. Kamran of Scarless Vein Care weighs in.