Wilmington, NC – Wilmington's Traffic Control Center comes equipped with banks of monitors and walls of maps. But it's not exactly the high-tech hub the nerve-center-esque name suggests. There are water stains along the ceiling tiles, and an old dot-matrix printer in one corner.
I'll use an analogy of how many people still use a DOS computer... Our computers were installed in 1995. At the time we still used DOS software to control signals.
Wilmington, NC – North Carolina Democratic officials say last year's report on the 1898 riot called their attention to the party's role in the violent overthrow of the city's integrated Republican government, leading to this weekend's apology.
The current Chairman of the North Carolina Democrats, Jerry Meek said before the vote that it's time his party made amends for its role in the only coup d'etat on U.S. soil.
Wilmington, NC – The grassroots organization leading the opposition to a proposed landfill and recycling facility in Brunswick County says one of its legislative priorities will be to extend the one-year moratorium on landfills.
The group Brunswick Citizens for a Safe Environment may have changed its name to Cape Fear Citizens for a Safe Environment, but it hasn't changed it's aim of halting plans for the proposed Sims-Hugo Neu recycling facility and landfill for Navassa.