Two men are behind bars and charged with killing a 17-year-old boy. The murder happened Saturday in the Creekwood community near downtown Wilmington.
Some need more help than others. And New Hanover County School administrators say they're doing all they can to raise troubled and special education students to the next level.
Cape Fear Community College received a huge gift from the City's former mayor. Former mayor Spence Broadhurst donated $15,000 to the college to help City employees and their family.
Five people with ties to Representative Thomas Wright will testify at an elections board hearing on his campaign finances. Wright is a Democrat from New Hanover County. He is accused of breaking elections law by delaying disclosure of $41,000 in campaign donations.
The view along Carolina Beach could soon change with the addition of a big, new beachfront hotel. It's a project Town Council and many residents are for, saying it will add a much needed economic boost to the area.
A decision by New Hanover County has local realtors concerned. The county began a freeze Thursday on new building permits for any construction project that sends waste to the northeast interceptor sewer line.
Temperatures are heating up again -- time to get outdoors and have some fun in the sun. And being so close to the beach fun in the sun isn't hard to come by. WWAY NewsChannel 3's Stephanie Beecken shows us one of the kayak tours available in our own backyard.
Some of the Carolina Panthers are in town and visited a local middle school Thursday. Four players from the state's only professional football team visited Roland-Grise Middle School in Wilmington Thursday afternoon.
It's a problem facing many rural hospitals in North Carolina: not enough money. And it's forcing them to look for solutions. Now one local hospital is taking action. The Bladen County Hospital may have to close its doors for good unless it affiliates with another health care organization.