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November 29, 2022
November 28, 2022
Holiday shoppers likely online most of the day, grabbing Cyber Monday deals as the biggest buying weekend of the year wraps up.
After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, "Giving Tuesday" is a day set aside each year to remember the needy, and organizations who help those in need.
The annual Jingle Bell Run 5k is scheduled for December 3rd, kicking off at 9:00 a.m. at the Wrightsville Beach Museum.
Auditions for 'The Philadelphia Story' will be held December 12th at 6:00 p.m. at the Community Arts Center on 2nd Street.
A stolen vehicle was recovered this weekend during the Elizabethtown Christmas Parade.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is asking for help locating a person accused of driving off after a deadly crash in Brunswick County.
The Town of Lake Waccamaw will be full of the Holiday Spirit this weekend, with tons of events planned for Friday and Saturday.
Hawaii's Mauna Loa, the world's largest active volcano, started erupting Sunday night and lava was flowing from its summit by Monday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The lava wasn't expected to threaten populated areas, officials said.
A Christmas tree was installed over the weekend in the Hampstead Kiwanis Park ahead of a tree lighting ceremony this Friday.
A man has been arrested for allegedly setting a Bladen County house on fire.
According to the BHI Conservancy, more than 13,000 hatchlings made it to the sea in 2022.
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is encouraging residents to quickly retrieve their mail following several reports of financial crime.
Buffalo supermarket shooter Payton Gendron pleaded guilty to state charges stemming from the Tops supermarket shooting in a predominantly Black neighborhood of East Buffalo.
The Pender County Humane Society is launching its 'Season for Thanksgiving' fundraising campaign on Tuesday.
Christina Dees speaks with Taylor Keeping Smith about Keeping It Glam.
Tabor City Police are looking for three women they say stole nearly $2,000 worth of cosmetics from a Walgreens.
Two people have been arrested following an armed robbery early Monday morning at a Speedway store on Carolina Beach Road.
Design submissions are now being accepted for a large-scale mural at the newly renovated Bijou Park in downtown Wilmington.
Incoming and returning Republicans to the North Carolina Senate chose on Monday a key lawmaker on tax, voting and energy issues to become the chamber's majority leader for the next two years.
This weeks Pet Pal is a 3 year-old female husky.
The Columbus County Board of Elections discussed a protest filed to disqualify Jody Greene from holding office at its meeting on Monday night.
Less than a month after a Bladenboro man was found severely assaulted and left in a ditch, another person has been found in the same conditions.
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- On any given Thursday, you'll find Missy Joyner in her family's kitchen, packing up freshly prepared, steaming hot meals. But the…
November 25, 2022
Brent Tyler is a Lumbee Indian who has been with the Department of Public Safety for 13 years.
Someone who bought a $1 Carolina Cash 5 ticket in Raleigh won a $1.8 million jackpot in the Thanksgiving Day drawing.
November 23, 2022
An off-duty Tabor City Police Officer has been arrested for allegedly harassing several people, pulling down his pants and fighting at a campsite at the Florence Motor Speedway.
Thanksgiving is upon us, and many families are gathering together to enjoy the holiday together. For those living with dementia or Alzheimer's disease, those gatherings can be a stressful experience.
November 22, 2022
RALEIGH, NC (AP) — The man who was driving a truck that fatally hit a girl in a North Carolina holiday parade has been released on bond. Wake County District Attorney Lorrin Freeman confirmed that Landen Glass, 20, was released…
Governor Roy Cooper pardoned two turkeys, Biscuit and Tater, at the annual North Carolina Turkey Pardon Ceremony at the Executive Mansion on Tuesday.
Millions are expected to travel across the country between now and Sunday. As a result, most road work has been suspended through November 28th.
Two people have died in a helicopter crash near a North Carolina interstate highway, authorities said.
November 21, 2022
The driver who is facing numerous charges, including misdemeanor death, after an 11-year-old died from her injuries after being hit by a truck in the Raleigh Christmas parade has a history of vehicle violations, records show.
AAA is expecting 49 million people to travel by car across the country during the holiday weekend.
Today marks exactly 233 years since North Carolina achieved statehood on November 21, 1789.
November 18, 2022
RALEIGH, NC (AP) — Sensible policies can be approved to reduce gun violence across the country without threatening the rights of responsible firearm owners, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper said Thursday, recalling last month’s mass shooting in Raleigh that left…
RALEIGH, NC (AP) -- North Carolina’s unemployment rate is slowly ratcheting upward by rising slightly for the third consecutive month, according to state Commerce Department figures released on Friday. October’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 3.8%, compared to 3.6% in September and…
November 17, 2022
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is releasing a white paper describing public health strategies to reduce firearm violence and misuse.
November 16, 2022
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is accepting applications from public airports through January 30th, 2023 for it's 2023 Aviation Career Education (ACE) Academy Grant Program. According to a release from NCDOT, "The program supports…
RALEIGH, NC (WWAY) -- North Carolina State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) will be home to the official National Thanksgiving Turkey and its alternate following the annual National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation at the White House on November…
November 15, 2022
Officials debunked common myths about coyotes during the session, saying they aren't usually violent, and they rarely carry rabies.
November 12, 2022
The event featured a special art exhibition, dancing, live music and a ceremony.
University of North Carolina hospitals will soon be designated as a treatment center for patients with highly infectious diseases in the region.
November 26, 2022
Irene Cara, known for singing the title tracks to "Fame" and "Flashdance," has died.
November 24, 2022
Throngs of spectators lined the streets of New York on Thursday as colorful, high-flying balloons helped usher in the holiday season during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
NEW YORK, NY (CNN) -- Measles vaccination rates dropped throughout the pandemic and hit the lowest coverage rate in more than a decade, says a new study published by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Although global measles…
November 19, 2022
Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Todd Downing is free on bond after he was arrested on charges of speeding and driving under the influence early Friday morning.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ballot measures in the U.S. to build more affordable housing and protect tenants from soaring rent increases were plentiful and fared well in last week's midterm elections, a sign of growing angst over record high rents…
November 14, 2022
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (AP) — Three University of Virginia football players killed in an on-campus shooting were remembered Monday by their head coach as “incredible young men with huge aspirations and extremely bright futures.” Devin Chandler, Lavel Davis Jr., and D’Sean…
USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service today launched an initiative for healthier school meals through a $50 million grant.
November 10, 2022
A large section of the destroyed space shuttle Challenger has been found buried in sand at the bottom of the Atlantic, more than three decades after the tragedy that killed a schoolteacher and six others.
November 4, 2022
When Planned Parenthood decided four years ago to open a new clinic in a medically underserved working-class neighborhood here, it envisioned a place that would save women living nearby from having to take hourslong bus rides to obtain birth control, testing or an abortion.
November 1, 2022
The national reckoning on race and policing that followed the death of George Floyd -- with a Minneapolis police officer’s knee on his neck -- spurred a torrent of state laws aimed at fixing the police.
Migos rapper Takeoff is dead after a shooting early Tuesday outside a bowling alley in Houston, a representative confirmed. He was 28.
October 28, 2022
LELAND, NC (WWAY) -- Friday, October 28th, is National First Responders Day, a day to honor the heroic men and women who make it their business to take action when disaster…
October 19, 2022
The IRS on Tuesday said it is adjusting many of its rules to account for the impact of inflation, ranging from individual income tax brackets for 2023 to the standard deduction. The changes could mean tax savings for some taxpayers next year.
October 17, 2022
The trial of a Florida woman accused of dressing up as clown in 1990 and fatally shooting the wife of a man she later married has been postponed following the disclosure of a law enforcement file containing information about other clown-sighting leads at the time.
October 13, 2022
The ad-supported service is scheduled to debut Nov. 3 as Netflix tries to reverse a drop in subscribers. It will cost $7 per month in the U.S., a 55% markdown from Netflix's most popular $15.50-per-month plan, which is ad-free.
Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz will be sentenced to life without parole for the 2018 murder of 17 people at Parkland’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
October 12, 2022
WASHINGTON, DC (WWAY) -- This week, the Biden-Harris administration previewed the Student Loan Debt Relief application form. According to a release from the U.S. Department of Education, the application will be available later this month. The department also describes the…
October 11, 2022
The public can once again enter the crown portion of the Statue of Liberty -- the first time since it closed its doors in March 2020 because the Covid-19 pandemic, a spokesperson told CNN.
October 10, 2022
Corgi owners and their furry companions gathered at the gates of Buckingham palace in London on Sunday to honor the memory of Queen Elizabeth II.
Mexican prosecutors have filed charges against a U.S. woman suspected of killing another American seen being beaten in a viral video.
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).
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.
September 12, 2022
The Breakthrough Junior Challenge is a global science video contest that encourages students to create engaging and imaginative videos that demonstrate difficult scientific concepts and theories in the physical or life sciences.
September 10, 2022
Queen Elizabeth II has been depicted on British banknotes and coins for decades. Her portrait also has been featured on currencies in dozens of other places around the world, in a reminder of the British empire's colonial reach.
Two days after his mother's death elevated him to the throne, King Charles III was officially proclaimed Britain’s monarch Saturday in a pomp-filled ceremony steeped in ancient tradition and political symbolism — and, for the first time, broadcast live on television and online.
September 9, 2022
Charles, who became the monarch immediately upon his mother’s death, will be formally proclaimed king at a ceremony on Saturday. He is expected to tour the United Kingdom in the coming days.
September 8, 2022
Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-reigning British monarch whose rule spanned seven decades, died on Thursday at the age of 96, Buckingham Palace has announced.
The queen has been experiencing health problems since the end of last year, which the palace has said primarily affects her mobility, and has cut back on public appearances and engagements.
September 7, 2022
The Alabama Holocaust Education Center said Ruth Scheuer Siegler died Saturday at the age of 95. Her sister, Ilse Scheuer Nathan, died 10 days earlier at the age of 98.
Christina Dees speaks with Melissa McKinsey about Plexaderm Skincare.
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.
June 9, 2021
Our last 'Teacher of the Week' for the 2020-2021 school year features one of the zaniest and most positive educators you'll likely ever meet.
June 2, 2021
Students at Heide Trask High School are now home for summer vacation but recently we visited the campus to surprise one of the teachers as our 'Teacher of the Week.'
May 26, 2021
For many children across the Cape Fear, the school year comes to an end in just a few days and summer vacation is about to begin.
May 19, 2021
Students tend to learn at their own pace but one veteran Pender County teacher has a unique way of reaching students at her school.
May 12, 2021
Few things in life are more satisfying than discovering one's true purpose. Sometimes, life takes us down one path until we realize its time to head another direction.
May 5, 2021
During the pandemic, teachers have provided a sense a stability and connectedness for many students, and we found one that really stands out.
April 28, 2021
Teachers have a unique way of helping students experience the world around them in a whole new way.
April 21, 2021
Research shows exposure to a foreign language at an early age can boost a child's analytical abilities because their brains are like sponges wired to absorb and learn new things.
April 14, 2021
With the end of the school year quickly approaching, teachers at Holly Tree Elementary School are covering as much ground as possible to make up for face-to-face instructional time missed earlier in the year due to COVID-19.