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Knights of Columbus fundraise for Special Olympics

2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the Special Olympics. The Knights of Columbus held a golf tournament and silent auction fundraiser to support the program.

Athletes enjoy a day of sun and fun during Special Olympics Fall Games

It's that time of year. Time for the Special Olympics! Wednesday was the fall Special Olympics and athletes hit the field showing off their skill.

Support Special Olympics at 2nd Annual ‘Bowling with Badges’

Lace up and get ready for a strike! The UNCW Police Department is holding an event to benefit the Special Olympics of North Carolina.

McDonald’s employee gets billboard for 20th anniversary

One New Hanover County woman is celebrating 20 years working at the same place. And she's getting some pretty big gifts for the occasion.

Bitty & Beau’s sends off Special Olympic athletes to world games with pep rally

If you want to show some support for our local special olympic athletes, you can head to Bitty and Beau's Thursday afternoon.

Bridge to Bridge Torch Run raises money for Special Olympics

Members of the community got together with law enforcement over the weekend to support the Special Olympics with the Bridge to Bridge Torch Run.

Athletes shines during Brunswick Co. Special Olympics spring games

Earlier this week, WWAY told you about the New Hanover County Special Olympics spring games, today it's Brunswick County's turn.

Hundreds tie their laces for the Special Olympics Track and Field Day

It's that time of year again where hundreds of Special Olympic athletes put on their running shoes to compete in various track and field events.

Special athletes get court time with UNCW basketball team

March Madness met the Special Olympics today at UNCW as hundreds of athletes perfected their game with the help of some seahawk experts.

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