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Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant workers want union

Employees at the Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant want to unionize, and Progress Energy is fighting back.

Philip Morris gets $750,000 from state

A Charlotte newspaper reports the state gave Philip Morris USA $750,000 just weeks before the cigarette maker announced it's closing its factory in Concord.

Port could get biodiesel plant

North Carolina is making headway toward more biofuel production. The Port of Wilmington could soon be home to a new biodiesel plant. The new plant would put out 30 million gallons of biodiesel every year.

Rising milk prices affecting businesses

Milk prices are going up and it's costing more than ever for dairy products. Prices are not only affecting consumers, they're also affecting businesses that have to feed hundreds of people to make a profit.

Real Estate: It’s a buyer’s market

A new government report says home sales are dropping across the country. If you're in the market to buy a home this summer, you may just be in luck as the housing market has become a buyers' market.

Most local gas stations not equipped with generators

videoIf a hurricane hits, one thing people are going to want in the wake of a storm is gasoline. Are local gas stations are prepared to help if a natural disaster strikes here?

Deadline close for Ernesto business loans

The deadline to apply for business loans to recover from Tropical Storm Ernesto is in just a few hours. Gov. Mike Easley is reminding victims of the storm last August of the 9 p.m. cutoff for business loan applications.

Auto-shop reopens after fire

videoThree months ago, a fire destroyed a local auto body shop. Today Autoworks is bigger and better than ever. And it's owners are now being extra careful. Autoworks is up and running. In March a fire burned its market street location to the ground.

Local film business is booming

videoOne of the TV series considering calling Wilmington home is Lifetime's 'Army Wives.' The series may leave South Carolina, because filming perks are better here.

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WWAY 5th Quarter: March 5, 2021

Week two of the high school football season didn't disappoint across the Cape Fear with 11 teams in action. Sports Director Tanner Barth brings you all highlights and final scores on this weeks 5th Quarter.  

Driver crashes into a P.T.’s Grille

Earlier this week, a driver accidentally drove right into a P.T.'s Grille.

Whiteville native makes it to American Idol

A born and bred Columbus County man will soon be on TV screens across the nation.

Church takes communion from the pulpit to the parking lot

Port City Community Church  held a drive thru communion Friday, hoping to reach out to church members who still feel unsafe coming to in-person services.