New plans for Carolina Beach hotel damaged by Florence

The Surfside Lodge is being demolished nearly a year after it was damaged by Hurricane Florence. (Photo: Matt Bennett/WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — A longtime staple of Carolina Beach is no more.The Surfside Lodge was forced to close after it was damaged in Hurricane Florence, and now it is being torn

Carolina Beach enforces new downtown parking regulations

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Carolina Beach will start new enforcing parking regulations. (Photo: Town of Carolina Beach) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The town of Carolina Beach has new parking regulations in the downtown area. A spokesperson says the town will begin enforcing rules that will restrict vehicles from parking

Steve Matthews, ‘The Walkin’ Man’s Friend’ dies

Steve Matthews during a live interview in December 2017 (Photo: Hannah Patrick/WWAY) NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The community is mourning the death of a well-known business owner in Wilmington. Family and friends have confirmed Steve Matthews, the president of Matthews Motors Wilmington has died. - Advertisement - Carolina Beach Police Chief Chris

Possible drowning in Carolina Beach

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Carolina Beach Police say they are on scene of a possible drowning in New Hanover County. Police say it happened in the 200 block of Florida Avenue in Carolina Beach. - Advertisement - The medical call came in around 8:00 p.m. of

Carolina Beach town council to look at beach nudity laws

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Carolina Beach (Photo: WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Town of Carolina Beach is considering making changes to its nudity laws after receiving a complaint about beach goers. One resident said he is seeing too much skin at the beach. Carolina Beach Mayor Joe Benson

Opening the world of surfing for those with disabilities

Photo: Life Rolls On CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Life Rolls On is once again bringing their surfing experience to the Cape Fear for Life Rolls On They Will Surf Again happening next weekend. Life Rolls On was founded by a world champion quadriplegic surfer named Jesse Billauer. The organization is dedicated

Carolina Beach leaders trying to slow down drivers, protect pedestrians

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Memorial for Cora Kruger who was killed on March 22, 2019 in Carolina Beach. (Photo: WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Town of Carolina Beach has asked the North Carolina Department of Transportation for permission to lower the speed limit on stretches of three

Freeman Park to resume sale of daily passes

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Freeman Park in Carolina Beach on June 24, 2019. (Photo: Monique Robinson) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — More than three weeks after the Town of Carolina Beach announced they would stop selling day passes to Freeman Park, new changes have been announced. According to a release

Hundreds without power in Carolina Beach

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Duke Energy truck CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Hundreds are waking up without power Thursday morning. According to the Duke Energy Progress outage maps, about 450 homes are without power. - Advertisement - The map shows nearly 400 people on North Lake Park Boulevard have been without power

Alligator found under woman’s car

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Alligator found under car at Carolina Beach (Photo: Lisa Overby Dosier) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY)–You may want to start checking under your car before you get going in the morning. Lisa Overby Dosier in Carolina Beach shared the huge surprise she found under her car. - Advertisement