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Justice pulls Topsail Beach recall bill after Soles drops support

Citing numerous complaints from Topsail Beach residents stemming from a controversy about beach renourishment, Rep. Carolyn Justice filed a bill to let voters recall public officials in the town.

ONLY ON 3: Gore admits he helped write pension bill

video An e-mail from Gore to Brunswick County Democratic Party chair also raises questions about Sen. Soles's bill to split 13th judicial district.

2007 letter from Holden to Easley carried instructions to shred

The letter is on City of Southport letterhead, and has a memo attached advising the governor to shred it after reading.

Tea Party Summit comes to Wilmington

video The Tea Party political movement is in the Port City this weekend. Organizers say the conservative group is hosting a summit so that people can get their political voices heard in our state.

Soles introduces bills to create new DA, lower pension requirements

video Sen. R.C. Soles may be leaving the legislature, but he's not going quietly. The longest serving member in the history of the legislature filed a bill today that would split the 13th judicial district.

Breazeale continues to fuss about losing

video Breazeale teamed up with Crow in hopes of getting some questions answered. The two former Republican candidates say Pantano has secrets the public needs to know for the sake of the Republican Party. In a news conference this morning, the two asked Pantano to release information about his personal life, including military records, tax returns and information about his career and family.

Tomey drops state senate run

A possible candidate for state senate is dropping out. Wilmington City Council woman Kristi Tomey said today she will no longer try to get her name on the ballot as an unaffiliated candidate.

Marshall dodges Wilmington debate with Cunningham

Elaine Marshall's campaign today rejected WWAY's invitation to take part in a June 2 debate. Cal Cunningham's campaign accepted the invitation the same day it was offered last week.

Feds investigating Wilmington businessman campaign donations

Wilmington businessman Rusty Carter was convicted last week of making illegal campaign contributions, but his legal troubles may not be over yet. We learned this afternoon he may face even more charges from a federal investigation.

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