About Port City Daily
Port City Daily is the online news source for Wilmington and the surrounding Cape Fear region.
PCD tackles stories others won’t, goes in-depth when others run press releases, and reports the facts without sensationalizing or sugarcoating them. PCD also showcases the best of its diverse and dynamic community through coverage of arts and culture, food and drinks, and events across southeastern NC.
You can hear summaries of the latest headlines on our sister stations: WUIN – The Penguin 98.3FM and WNTB – The Dude 93.7FM. And you can sign up for our morning newsletter, Wilmington Wire, to get the headlines delivered directly to you.
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Editor, Port City Daily
Editor Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington.
When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.
Johanna F. Still is the assistant editor for Port City Daily. She graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill where she served as the assistant visual editor for The Daily Tar Heel. Before joining the team in 2017, Still worked in Charlotte and later as a freelance writer and photographer in Wilmington. Still has focused on environmental issues, local government, and feature topics during her tenure as a general assignment reporter.
Journalist Preston Lennon
Preston Lennon is a journalist for Port City Daily, concentrating on New Hanover County and Wrightsville Beach. He graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2020, and while there was involved with The Daily Tar Heel. He moved back to his hometown of Wilmington after college, and when not at the office is usually playing piano or poker.
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Journalist Alexandria Sands Williams
Alexandria Sands Williams is a journalist covering the City of Wilmington, education and film. Before Port City Daily, she spent a year in the quaint city of Southport reporting for the award-winning State Port Pilot. Prior to that, she wrote for several Charlotte publications while studying at UNC Charlotte. When not writing, Williams is most likely in the gym or spending time with her Golden Pyrenees.