Lila May Schow wears a crown and a princess gown at her Birthday Ball. (Photo: KOIN)
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Young girl battling cancer gets magical Birthday ball

After the story of the 'spunky' girl battling Stage 4 neuroblastoma became known, people from all over the country offered their help to Lila May’s family to put on a Birthday Ball for the now-5-year-old.
Prince George is held by the Duke of Cambridge after Princess Charlotte's baptism in Norfolk, England on July 5, 2015. (Photo: Mario Testino/Art Partner, Shared by Kensington Palace)
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Royals celebrate Prince George’s 2nd birthday

Prince George is celebrating his second birthday today.
7,000 strangers wish vet a happy 100th birthday.
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7,000 strangers wish vet happy 100th birthday

The goal was the best birthday ever: help a veteran celebrate his 100th year. The result was nothing short of spectacular. A simple request from a friend led to thousands of gifts from strangers.
CELEBRATE: Looking back at 275 years in the Port City
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CELEBRATE: Looking back at 275 years in the Port City

Wilmington is celebrating its 275th anniversary. The Port City has gone through quite a bit over that time.
Quintuplets Celebrate 1st Birthday
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Quintuplets Celebrate 1st Birthday

Five little ones celebrated a very special birthday this weekend at West View United Methodist Church in Burgaw. Lorna, Layton, Carleigh, Rucker, and Eason Matthews all turned one year old this Friday.
Local beach celebrates milestone birthday
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Local beach celebrates milestone birthday

Topsail Beach celebrated its 50th birthday this weekend with good music, plenty of food, and lots of dancing.
Woman celebrates a milestone birthday
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Woman celebrates a milestone birthday

Not many citizens can say they have lived through the Great Depression, the Civil Rights Movement, and even the inauguration of the first black president.
Coast Guard celebrates 223rd birthday
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Coast Guard celebrates 223rd birthday

It’s the Coast Guard’s birthday, and one Wilmington woman has a special way of celebrating. The coast guard turned 223 today.
Birthday party at Downtown Sundown
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Birthday party at Downtown Sundown

At Friday night’s Downtown Sundown concert everyone had a great time but one little girl had the time of her life.
Leap Day babies celebrate their special day
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Leap Day babies celebrate their special day

It only comes around once every four years, and this year is one of the lucky ones. It’s Leap Year. Those born on Leap Day had a one-in-1,461 chance of being born on February 29.