Full house at second redistricting meeting

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.

Man with axe attacks deputy

It was an unnerving start to the week for a Brunswick County deputy. Deputy Justin Stadler responded to a break-in call on Dogwood Road in Winnabow around three o’clock Monday afternoon, to find a man standing in the road holding an axe.

Update on Clear-cutting vote

New Hanover County commissioners unanimously approved new rules to protect trees from clear cutting.

Former Brunswick Sheriff Sentenced

videoFormer Brunswick County Sheriff Ron Hewett is going to prison.

Murray Middle School students are learning French culture

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.

Local reaction to Hewett sentencing

videoMany Brunswick County residents anticipated the outcome of today's sentencing. Reaction to the fate of the former sheriff was mixed.

Georgia-Pacific laying off employees

videoThe trickle down effect of the economic crisis is hitting Columbus County especially hard right now.

Louisiana Pacific laying off more employees

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.

New afterschool alternative for kids

Some Wilmington students had a new place to go after school today.

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