Adoption

ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Dad wins appeal in fight for custody of son he’s never met
In April 2011, Greg Johns found out through a mutual friend that he had a six-month-old son his ex-girlfriend had put up for adoption without his consent. Since then, he has fought for custody of the boy. Wed, 07/17/2013 - 9:27pm
Extraordinary People: Family of eight ditches city for country life, prepares to grow by 7
Goats, chickens and even “Riblet” the pig. This is life on "Faith Grown Farm." With six kids to raise, Dustin and Andrea Bestul are aiming to become completely self-sustaining. "We have started doing our laundry on the line and if it's not good weather, we hang it up in our house," Andrea said. "By doing that, we save 50 dollars a month." Mon, 06/10/2013 - 8:30pm
PET PALS: Cat Up for Adoption
Meet this week's animal up for adoption through the "Good Morning Carolina" Pet Pals segment. Tue, 01/15/2013 - 12:45pm
Russian adoption law affects local families
Russia is playing politics with people, little people. The new bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children hurts American families as well as children already in the adoption process. It's a frustrating move that one Wilmington woman has seen before. Sat, 12/29/2012 - 3:32am
Putin signs anti-US adoptions bill
President Vladimir Putin has signed a bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children. The bill is part of the country's increasingly confrontational stance with the West and has angered some Russians who argue it victimizes children to make a political point. Fri, 12/28/2012 - 12:12pm
Children at Heart hosts Girls Night Out benefit
Calling all ladies. Children at Heart Adoption Services is hosting a Girls Night Out event. All donations will benefit the organization, which works with birth mothers and adoptive parents to help facilitate adoptions. Thu, 10/25/2012 - 8:52pm
ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Father continues fight for son put up for adoption
There are new details in the case of a father trying to get custody of the son he did not know about. As you saw ONLY ON 3 back in May, Greg Johns found out he had a son when the baby was six months old and up for adoption Thu, 09/27/2012 - 9:07pm
Tennis tournament helps fund adoption agency
Playing tennis will help fund a local adoption agency. Have fun while making a difference for domestic and international children in need of loving homes. Wed, 07/25/2012 - 9:05am
ONLY ON 3: Wilmington man fights for child ex never told him he had
A Wilmington man is fighting for the right to raise his own child. A child he's never met. A child he never knew existed until the baby was several months old and already living with its potential adoptive parents. So far, trying to intervene has been a losing battle. Tue, 05/22/2012 - 3:59am
TONIGHT ONLY ON 3: Wilmington man fights for child ex never told him he had
A Wilmington man was shocked to find out he had a baby that had been put up for adoption. More than a year later, Greg Johns is fighting a losing battle to get custody of the now 18-month-old boy. Mon, 05/21/2012 - 5:33pm