Ferry http://whqr.org en Bald Head Island Ferry runs aground near Battery Island; 13 people injured http://whqr.org/post/bald-head-island-ferry-runs-aground-near-battery-island-13-people-injured <p></p><p>It was just after 9 AM Tuesday morning when the Bald Head Island Ferry "Adventure" traveling to Bald Head Island from Southport ran aground near Battery Island.&nbsp;</p><p>The impact of the grounding injured thirteen people – one potentially seriously. &nbsp;That person was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. &nbsp;Eleven others went to nearby Dosher Hospital in Southport for treatment. &nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://wwaytv3.com">WWAY’s Sarah Murphy </a>was on the scene and spoke to some deeply-shaken passengers.</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 21:45:15 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 47729 at http://whqr.org Bald Head Island Ferry runs aground near Battery Island; 13 people injured Ferry Tolls on the Rise http://whqr.org/post/ferry-tolls-rise <p>&nbsp;</p><p>The Department of Transportation is proposing toll increases for several ferry routes, including the Southport/Fort Fisher ride.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jan 2012 20:50:33 +0000 Michelle Bliss & Sara Wood 9571 at http://whqr.org Ferry Tolls on the Rise