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Man pleads guilty in Carolina Beach assault

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Jacob Allen Adams (Photo: New Hanover Co. Sheriff's Office) NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A New Hanover County man has been sentenced to five days in jail for an assault in Carolina Beach that

Carolina Beach leaders vote on water quality study, speed limit changes

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Town of Carolina Beach is taking steps to improve water quality and storm water runoff.At a council meeting Tuesday night, Tracy Skrabal with the North Carolina Coastal Federation made a presentation explaining why a

Carolina Beach Amusement Park to return for Summer 2020

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Carolina Beach boardwalk rides in summer 2018. (Photo: WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — After concerns that 2019 could be the final year for the amusement park at Carolina Beach, it appears it will be

New documentary focuses on 30-year-old Wilmington murder

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The creator of a new documentary is aiming to shine a light on a 30-year-old Wilmington murder of a lesbian woman in February of 1990, saying he wants to tell her personal story, not just what

Carolina Beach dunes replenished with recycled Christmas trees

Two hardworking volunteers transport their tree to where it is needed along Carolina Beach (photo: WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Exactly one month after the holiday, Christmas trees reappeared on Carolina Beach. The Cape Fear Surfrider Foundation held its 7th annual