After a weak front delivers a spotty and transient batch of Wednesday morning showers, a dry and mild high pressure cell will govern the weather in the Cape Fear Region from Wednesday afternoon into Thursday. This weekend, a colder low pressure system will scoot across the area and could generate better – and needed – rain chances.
Wilmington City Councilman Earl Sheridan said he isn’t convinced the Wilmington Police Department should buy a Long Range Acoustic Device. Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous asked council Tuesday night to approve appropriating nearly $30,000 to buy an LRAD 450.
A Wilmington Police Sergeant is shown on video instructing a citizen who was pulled over for a traffic stop that he is not allowed to record the interaction due to a new state law prohibiting the recording of police interactions. Shortly after that, a New Hanover County Sheriff’s Deputy agrees with the officer that there is a new state law. There is no such law in North Carolina.