The principal of Williston Middle School was assaulted by a seventh-grade student Wednesday morning, school officials said. The student, a 13-year-old boy, has been charged with assault on a government official, according to the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office. They did not disclose his name.
Authorities arrested a 20-year-old man this week who they say brought the drug ecstasy from Chapel Hill to sell in New Hanover County.<br>Steven Ray Spatola of Raleigh was arrested around 1 a.m. Tuesday in a parking lot off of Sigmon Road in Wilmington, according to Capt. David Ciamillo of the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office.