The votes have been recounted in Carolina Beach, and the results remain the same. Dan Wilcox will be the next Mayor of Carolina Beach.
The Marshville Police Department is looking into a death investigation on South White Street. Authorities say a woman was found dead inside a car with a gunshot wound to her body. The cause of her deathMore >> Police in Marshville have identified the woman found dead in a car early Sunday morning.More >> Union County officials say longtime school board member John Crowder passed away Sunday afternoon. Crowder had been on the Board since 1993. He served on the Monroe City School Board of Education tenMore >> Union County officials say longtime school board member John Crowder passed away Sunday afternoon. Crowder had been on the Board since 1993. He served on the Monroe City School Board of Education tenMore >> Police are investigating after one person was fatally shot at a home at the 9000 block of Windsong Dr. early Saturday evening.More >> Police are investigating after 1 person was fatally shot at a home on Windsong Dr. early Saturday evening. MEDIC says they pronounced the victim deceased on the scene. WBTV has a crew on the scene andMore >> A magnitude 6.9 earthquake has been reported off of the California coast.More >> A magnitude 6.9 earthquake has been reported off of the California coast.More >> So much ice is flying off the radio broadcasting tower behind the Robert's property, and on to his, he and his family couldn't even stand outside in the open.More >> So much ice is flying off the radio broadcasting tower behind the Puskas' property, and on to his, he and his family couldn't even stand outside in the open.More >>
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – School safety and education spending were two of the most talked about issues at three forums of Republican candidates running for office in New Hanover County. The Lower Cape FearMore >> Republicans currently hold six of the seven seats on the 2014 ballot for County Commission, School Board and Sheriff in New Hanover County. Candidates seeking to fill those seats met at a forum discussing education spending, school safety, gang violence and economic development.More >> SWANNANOA, N.C. (AP/WECT) - State Sen. Martin Nesbitt, who this week stepped down as minority leader because of illness, has died. He was 67. Senate Democratic Caucus Director Ford Porter said NesbittMore >> Just days after stepping down as the Senate Minority Leader in the General Assembly, state Sen. Martin Nesbitt (D-Buncombe) passed away from stomach cancer.More >> RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina state Sen. Martin Nesbitt has stepped down as the Senate's minority leader because of a recent medical diagnosis. Sen. Dan Blue is taking his place. The Senate DemocraticMore >> State Sen. Martin Nesbitt (D-Buncombe) has stepped down from his position of Minority Leader because of a health issue. Sen. Dan Blue (D-Wake) will be filling the role.More >> WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A flurry of final-day filings on Friday added candidates to races for seats in Washington DC, Raleigh and southeastern North Carolina. New Hanover County Commissioner JonathanMore >> Several last-minute filings set up primary challenges for candidates seeking office in Raleigh and Washington, DC. Nearly all Sheriffs in southeastern North Carolina will also have primary challenges in 2014.More >> FLORENCE, SC (WECT) – Will Breazeale, the 2008 Republican nominee for North Carolina's 7th Congressional District seat, has decided not to run for the same office in 2014. In a news release sent out lateMore >> Will Breazeale, who won the GOP nomination in the 7th Congressional District in 2008, has decided not to make another run for the office in 2014.More >>