Carolina Beach Town Council votes on re-zoning

An issue near and dear to many Carolina Beach residents went before the town council Tuesday night. Council voted on re-zoning areas from conservation to residential and vice versa.

Woman dies while participating in UNCW research trial

A source tells NewsChannel 3 the woman collapsed during a stress test in Saturday's fitness evaluation for the "Weight Wise Women" health program.

DC Virgo dropping electives to study for end-of-grade exams

videoNew Hanover schools are out for spring break this week, but when the students at DC Virgo Middle School head back to class they'll face some intense preparation for their end of grade exams.

Gangs growing problem in Pender County

videoThe Pender County sheriff's office says the number of gang members are on the rise.

Brunswick County remains without permanent sheriff

Brunswick County will remain without a permanent sheriff, at least for now.

Wright working his way through prison system

Former state Rep. Thomas Wright is working his way through the North Carolina prison system. Wright was convicted on three counts of fraud yesterday in Raleigh and sentenced to as much as eight years in prison.

Mrs. North Carolina crowned

Nicole Hinson was crowned on Saturday at the annual pageant in Gastonia. Hinson has participated in the pageant for the past five years and has always placed but is excited for her big win this year.

Clinton, Obama open campaign offices in Wilmington

The countdown continues to the May 6 election and the North Carolina primary is drawing increasing attention from the Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton campaigns.

Rachel Freeman School principal wins Razor Walker Award

videoSince 1993 the Watson School of Education at UNCW has honored individuals who have made a difference in the lives of young people in our state.

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