Civil War Living History Weekend

The year 2008 marks the 143rd anniversary of the Battle of Forks Road, an important skirmish that preceded the fall of Wilmington during the Civil War. During the weekend of February 22-24, the Cameron Art Museum will present the Civil War Living History Weekend, an outstanding event that recreates the final fight to take Wilmington on February 20, 1865.

Big ideas to expand downtown Shallotte

Developers have big ideas to expand small town Shallotte.

Locally filmed gang video found on YouTube

videoSome videos popping up on YouTube are causing concern with police and local residents. The rap videos were filmed in Wilmington and involve young children.

County missing $7 million

New Hanover County and Wilmington officials have discovered a major miscalculation in this year's property tax evaluation. Translation: the county is $7 million short.

Sheriff’s deputies end 10-hour standoff

A standoff that lasted about 10 hours in Wilmington ended peacefully this afternoon.

Ice cold temperatures inside and out

videoMost people try to stay indoors with the recent cold temperatures. But one group of people can't escape the cold, even inside.

January 21, saddest day of the year

A British researcher calculates January 21 as the saddest day of the year.

Wilmington celebrates Dr. King’s life, legacy

videoHundreds of people hit the streets of Wilmington Monday to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Many were out on the streets of Wilmington to take in the excitement.

Explosion kills Wilmington man

A Wilmington man died over the weekend after an unexplained explosion in Oak Island.

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