Whiteville considering historic district

videoHistoric downtown districts can bring people, business, and even tax breaks to an area. That's why Whiteville city leaders are in the process of applying to get the downtown district on the national historic register, which is the boost they think Whiteville needs.

Fashion Victims Raise $11K For Charity

Good news concerning some badly dressed people.

Turkey farm rules at center of debate

A turkey farm is the focus of a Columbus County debate. An issue at hand is a change in rules concerning how close turkey houses can be built to property lines.

Topsail Exxon sells winning lotto ticket

videoSomeone who bought a Merry Millionaire lottery ticket at the Topsail Exxon in Hampstead is now just that.

Local Establishments Stock Up for New Year’s Eve

Many bars around town are trying to make sure their patrons get home safely this "party" weekend.

Law Enforcement Officers Ready for Party Weekend

North Carolina Highway Patrol officers say the roads this weekend may well be more dangerous than New Years Eve.

Christmas treecycling

According to the National Christmas Tree Association, more than 30 million Christmas trees are sold in North America Each Year. As for the trees that didn't make it into local homes this year, they may make it into local gardens.

As seagrasses expand, state considers new rules to protect them

Coastal researchers say underwater seagrasses are moving into areas where they haven't been seen in years.

Jingle all the way

videoSalvation Army bell-ringer spreads Christmas spirit at Wilmington Wal-Mart.

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