Have you seen this car? BCSO searching for answers after vehicle break-ins, theft

Brunswick County Detectives are looking for information regarding a suspect vehicle. (Photo: BCSO) Brunswick County Detectives are looking for information regarding a suspect vehicle. (Photo: BCSO) Brunswick County Detectives are looking for information regarding a suspect vehicle. (Photo: BCSO) BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are asking for assistance from community with identifying a…

Wilmington-based hemp and wellness company launches new sleep and skincare products

Vertically Integrated Hemp-Based Wellness Company Launches Sleep Better Nano Jellies, Vitamin C Serum, Peptide Serum, Brightening Pads, and Three New Collections

Vitamin C Serum (Photo: Green Compass, Inc.) Sleep Better Nano Jellies (Photo: Green Compass, Inc.) Skincare Line (Photo: Green Compass, Inc.) Luminous Collection (Photo: Green Compass, Inc.) Brightening Pads (Photo: Green Compass, Inc.) Beauty Inside and Out Collection (Photo: Green Compass, Inc.) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — USDA-Certified Organic hemp-based wellness company, Green Compass, announces the launch of four new products…

NASCAR ‘Hall of Famer’ Richard Petty surprises NC Hardee’s customers

NASCAR Hall of Famer, Richard Petty, partnered with Hardee’s to surprise fans who ordered from its Hand-Breaded Chicken menu item in Charlotte, NC. (Photo: CKE LaForce) NASCAR Hall of Famer, Richard Petty, partnered with Hardee’s to surprise fans who ordered from its Hand-Breaded Chicken menu item in Charlotte, NC. (Photo: CKE LaForce) Show Caption Hide Caption NASCAR Hall of Famer,…

Residents and visitors join in Landfall 4th of July Parade

Local families get into the holiday spirit with a red-white-and-blue vehicle parade through the subdivision

landfall costume flag guy WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Monday’s gray skies did little to diminish the holiday colors at this year’s Landfall community Independence Day Parade. Homeowner Shelley Watson and her family decorated their car, sported holiday hats and lined up mid-morning for the annual parade, which, like so many area events, came back in full force after a pandemic…

Carolina Beach community celebrates finished mural project “The Kid in All of Us”

CB Mural Project celebrated the finished “The Kid in All of Us” mural today. (Photo: CB Mural Project) CB Mural Project celebrated the finished “The Kid in All of Us” mural today. (Photo: CB Mural Project) Show Caption Hide Caption CB Mural Project celebrated the finished “The Kid in All of Us” mural today. (Photo: CB Mural Project) CB Mural…

NC Fourth of July Festival hosts UPWA Live Pro Wrestling event

(Photo: NC Fourth of July Festival) (Photo: NC Fourth of July Festival) (Photo: NC Fourth of July Festival) SOUTHPORT-OAK ISLAND AREA, NC (WWAY) – UPWA Live Pro Wrestling returns to the festival’s lineup of events in 2022. View ringside at Middleton Park, Oak Island on Monday, July 4th at 3 p.m. Wrestling has been pleasing crowds since the carnival days…

Three men arrested on multiple drug and weapons charges in Brunswick County

Hewett, Jeremy Jawan (Photo: BCSO) Hewett, Sam Mallard (Photo: BCSO) Hewett, Derek (Photo: BCSO) (Photo: Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office) (Photo: Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office) SUPPLY, NC (WWAY) — Agents with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Vice and Narcotics Unit have arrested three men on multiple drug and weapons charges. Sam Mallard Hewett, 77, is charged with Trafficking Cocaine (x2), PWIMSD…

The NC Fourth of July Festival Beach Day brings games, music, fireworks and fun to Oak Island

(Photo: NC Fourth of July Festival) (Photo: NC Fourth of July Festival) (Photo: NC Fourth of July Festival) OAK ISLAND, NC (WWAY) – Visitors to the N.C. Fourth of July Festival are invited to Beach Day at Oak Island on Friday, July 1st. Held annually, the N.C. 4th of July Festival Beach Day is a full day of activities followed…

Man breaks state, and possibly world record with Pompano Dolphinfish catch in Ocean Isle Beach

The catch is currently pending an IGFA World Record certification.

Charles Noonan with his 11.34 pound record-setting Pompano Dolphinfish. (Photo: Tyler Hailey) Charles Noonan with his 11.34 pound record-setting Pompano Dolphinfish. (Photo: Tyler Hailey) Charles Noonan with his 11.34 pound record-setting Pompano Dolphinfish. (Photo: Tyler Hailey) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Charles Noonan, 18, broke a North Carolina Record and possibly a world record with his 11.34 pound Pompano Dolphinfish catch….

Community invited to dedication and open house for new Leland fire station

The Town of Leland is excited to officially open the new Leland Fire/Rescue Station 53 (Photo: Town of Leland) The Town of Leland is excited to officially open the new Leland Fire/Rescue Station 53 (Photo: Town of Leland) Show Caption Hide Caption The Town of Leland is excited to officially open the new Leland Fire/Rescue Station 53 (Photo: Town of…

UPDATE: 3-alarm fire displaces nearly a dozen Mill Creek Apartment residents

Red Cross called in to assist

Credit: Annick Joseph | WWAY Courtesy: NHCFR Battalion Chief Shackelford Credit: Annick Joseph | WWAY Credit: Annick Joseph | WWAY Credit: Annick Joseph | WWAY Credit: Annick Joseph | WWAY imagejpeg Officials responding to fire at Mills Creek Apartments (Photo: Annick Joseph/WWAY) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) – One person was rescued from a 3-alarm apartment fire Sunday evening and several others…