Wilmington City Councilman Earl Sheridan told WECT Tuesday night that he will not seek re-election. Sheridan has served three terms on council. He was first elected in 2005, then re-elected in 2009 and 2013.
A medical helicopter landed on J.K. Powell Boulevard in Whiteville, to transport at least one person hurt in a serious crash. Fire crews had to extricate at least one victim from a vehicle involved in the crash.