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NBA approves Jordan’s purchase of Bobcats

The basketball career that started in a New Hanover County driveway and went all the way to the Basketball Hall of Fame now moves to the owners box. The NBA Board of Governors has unanimously approved Michael Jordan's bid to buy a controlling interest in the Charlotte Bobcats.

Jordan buys Bobcats

He's considered by many to be the greatest basketball player of all time. Now less than six months after being enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame, Laney alum Michael Jordan has reached an agreement to buy the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats.

Jordan soars into the Hall of Fame

videoYou might say it is a mere formality. Friday night in Springfield, Massachusetts, Michael Jordan, the man many people consider the greatest basketball player ever, will enter the Basketball Hall of Fame.

Nike ad campaign gives Laney High a boost

videoAs schools across the state try to figure out how to handle budget cuts, New Hanover County's Laney High is getting a little boost. A new ad campaign built on the legend of one of Wilmington's most famous sons and Laney's most famous alum is giving the school some global exposure and some extra cash.

Jordan heading to Hall

More than five years after ending one of the greatest careers in basketball history, Michael Jordan is heading to the Basketball Hall of Fame.

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