Children

Dog Attack
Greenville police officer shoots dog after it attacks dad and children
A police officer says he shot and killed a dog who attacked three children and a father, then turned on the officer as he tried to help them. Mon, 05/25/2015 - 11:22am
Toys donated from the community.
Community and local businesses donate toys for special rooms
Jon David's office is saying 'thank you' to the community for giving them toys for children. Thu, 05/07/2015 - 10:00pm
Area parents, doctor join in on vaccination conversation
The debate over whether or not to vaccinate children is brewing across the country, and it's sparking the conversation right here in our community, too. Fri, 02/06/2015 - 1:19pm
Brunswick County Schools prepare for state-wide performance grades
Every school excluding alternative schools will be given an overall grade from A through F. State-wide performance grades were enacted by the 2013-2014 General Assembly. Thu, 01/29/2015 - 10:56pm
Five highlights on NC child health in new report
According to a new report, children in North Carolina are healthier and better at math and reading than they were nearly a decade ago. The Kids Count report is created by the Annie E. Casey foundation, a philanthropy and research organization based in Baltimore. Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:15pm
Cape Fear Museum offers astronomy program for children
The Cape Fear Museum offers fun and education program every Saturday in the Learning Center. This month children can learn about astronomy. Sat, 07/05/2014 - 10:42pm
Kids get moving at Healthy Kids Day
Hundreds of folks brought their kids to Empie Park this weekend, taking advantage of the beautiful weather and getting active at Healthy Kids Day. Sat, 04/26/2014 - 11:37pm
Spring has sprung and Wilmington is greener than ever
Thanks to a 30,000 grant from the Department of Environmental and Natural Resources, the city held its first annual Spring Green Carnival. The carnival brought businesses and organizations together to teach children the value of recycling and staying green. Sat, 03/22/2014 - 11:21pm
Three North Carolina child service offices to close
Three regional North Carolina government offices designed to help the youngest children with developmental delays or mental or physical disabilities are closing, eliminating 170 state employee positions. Fri, 02/21/2014 - 1:48am
Nourish NC packs boxes with food for families in need
Two Wilmington Rotary Clubs helped Nourish NC pack boxes full of food for families in need in the Cape Fear Wednesday. Friday afternoon, the boxes will be delivered to families across the Port City to ensure they have food to eat this weekend. Thu, 12/05/2013 - 1:05am