79 F
Wilmington
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Tags Brian Grant

Tag: Brian Grant

‘I forgive’: Wilmington grandmother reacts to guilty plea in 2014 witness murder in Duplin Co.

The man who killed Obediah Hester IV pleaded guilty to the 2014 murder on Friday. Several of Hester's family members spoke in court in Duplin County and WWAY spoke with one of those family members Friday evening.

Nashid Porter pleads guilty to killing key witness in 2012 Wilmington murder

Duplin County District Attorney Ernie Lee said Nashid Porter pleaded guilty to first degree murder in the death of Obediah Hester IV in court Friday. 

Jury finds Nashid Porter guilty of first degree murder

Nashid Porter will spend the rest of his life in prison after a judge sentenced him today.

Eye witness testifies in Nashid Porter’s murder trial

The state called on one of its only eye witnesses in the Nashid Porter murder trial Wednesday.

Murder suspect representing himself not participating in trial

A murder suspect representing himself in his own trial is not participating in that trial.

Judge allows testimony from witness killed in Nashid Porter trial

A judge in Pender County is going to allow testimony from a former witness that was killed before trial for a 2012 murder.

UPDATE: Murder trial for Nashid Porter delayed one week

Trial for a murder suspect representing himself will be delayed one week.

Judge hears testimony on witness’s murder in Nashid Porter trial

On day four, the judge for a murder trial heard testimony about the murder of one of the witnesses for this trial.

Murder suspect asks prospective jurors wide range of questions

A murder suspect representing himself in his own trial spent day three of trial asking prospective jurors a wide range of questions.

Most Read

NHCS holds a job fair to fill a number of openings within the school system

New Hanover County Schools currently has numerous openings around the area, and held a job fair this weekend in an attempt to fill those roles. 

Dozens of volunteers spend the morning planting a community garden at Greenfield Lake

Dozens of volunteers turned out Saturday to plant a community garden of leafy greens and root vegetables at Greenfield Lake in Wilmington. 

WWAY 5th Quarter September 24, 2021

Week 6 is done. See the video for the complete episode of The 5th Quarter.

Wilmington recycling company ‘Turtletrash’ turns your trash into treasures

A new coastal-conscience waste and recycling company is working to keep plastics local and out of the ocean.