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UPDATE: Investigation inconclusive with shooting claim


Deputies from the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office investigated a possible shooting that happened near Castle Hayne Wednesday afternoon.

First Alert Weather: sunny stretch of weather continues! Video included


A high pressure system will continue to bring a pleasant spring weather pattern through Thursday.

VIDEO: ‘Under the Dome' stars reveal hidden talent


You may have seen Mackenzie Lintz and Grace Victoria Cox acting on the CBS TV show Under the Dome, or walking around set in town, but you've probably never seen the two like this. More>>

Court ruling on teaching tenure case could impact local schools


On Wednesday, Special Superior Court Judge Richard Doughton granted temporary protection to the Guilford County and the Durham School district to not enforce a new rule on teacher tenure. New Hanover County School officials are closely monitoring the situation to see how it could affect the local school system.

Wilmington Housing Authority applying for safety grant


The Wilmington Housing Authority is doing its part to cut down on gang violence. More>>

Pleasure Island welcomes influx of beach wheelchairs


No beachgoers are being left behind on Pleasure Island. More>>

New facility to house all gang-related agencies for better service Video included


The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday they will be partnering with the Wilmington Police Department to house both deputies and officers that deal with gangs and gang prevention in the same building. More>>

Unexpected death of Tabor City teen still unexplained

Source: Shelvy McGill "Jaqwan Cephus McGill collapsed at a convenience store in North Myrtle Beach late Sunday night and was pronounced dead soon after, according to his mother, Shelvy McGill." Source: Shelvy McGill "Jaqwan Cephus McGill collapsed at a convenience store in North Myrtle Beach late Sunday night and was pronounced dead soon after, according to his mother, Shelvy McGill."

It could be months before the family of a South Columbus High School student knows what lead to the teen's unexpected death. More>>

TRAFFIC ALERT: Portion of Masonboro Sound Road closed


Cape Fear Public Utility Authority contractors will be conducting sewer system construction work beginning Wednesday that will require the closure of part of Masonboro Sound Road. More>>

DOT project to close lanes on NC 210 in Pender County


The North Carolina Department of Transportation will begin a pipe replacement project on NC 210 in Pender County Monday, April 28. More>>

Special Olympics NHC Spring Games begin at UNCW


Hundreds of students from New Hanover County Schools and group homes hit the track at UNC-Wilmington Wednesday morning for the 2014 Special Olympics New Hanover County Spring Games.

Firefighters skills put to the test Video included


Firefighters in Wilmington were put to the test Wednesday during their annual job related assessment. More>>

New FX comedy to begin filming pilot at Roland Grise Middle School


Crews with the new FX show "How & Why" will begin filming the pilot episode at Roland Grise Middle School Wednesday, April 30. More>>

Wilmington Housing Authority asks for public's help in making final CEO decision


The Wilmington Housing Authority Board has narrowed it's search for a new CEO down to 2 final candidates. More>>

Spruce up your resume, dozens of employers to be part of job fair


Are you looking for a job or a career change? Spruce up your resume and bring it to a job fair Thursday hosted by Cape Fear Community College. More>>

Brunswick Co. man cited after killing ducks with a 2x4


A Brunswick county man has been cited with 2 counts of animal cruelty for allegedly beating and killing 2 mallard ducks with a 2x4 wooden board. More>>

NHC staff recommends funding Carolina Beach nourishment project


New Hanover County staffers are recommending the county match federal funds for a one-time Carolina Beach nourishment project. More>>

Castle Branch nearing completion of new Wilmington headquarters


Castle Branch, a nationwide employment screening company, announced Tuesday that the expansion of its Wilmington headquarters is nearly complete. More>>

UNCW grad student designs education app


A new education app is available for download online all thanks to a UNCW graduate student. More>>

Wilmington student gets into 7 Ivy League schools Video included


Thousands of students apply to Ivy League schools, but very few are accepted. Wilmington native Patrick Peoples has the distinct honor of getting into seven of them. More>>


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