Wilmington teen headed for DC to lobby for type 1 diabetes
"I've known many people who have said, 'I would just love love love to have that technology, but my insurance company just doesn't cover it,'" Medlicott said. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 5:41pm
Wrightsville Beach
Beach businesses buckle down for a busy weekend
Some Wrightsville Beach businesses are preparing for the busiest weekend of the year. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 4:11pm
Jim Sprecher
UNCW track & field coach accepts position at Lynchburg College
The wear and tear of trying to save the UNCW track and field program was apparently too much for Jim Sprecher. On Thursday Sprecher announced he's leaving UNCW after 19 years. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:45pm
Carolina Beach visitors celebrate the Fourth early with fireworks
People down here on Carolina Beach tonight, bringing in the Fourth of July holiday a bit early, and most people said they were most excited about the fireworks. 14 minutes ago
Forecast calls for drought in central North Carolina
A forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says drought is likely to develop in central North Carolina through September. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:53pm
bubble wrap
Bursting the bubble wrap ‘pop’
Charlotte, NC (WSJ) — Bubble Wrap, the packaging material popular with shippers and toddlers alike, is losing its pop. Sealed Air Corp. , the original seller of Bubble Wrap since 1960, is rolling out a revamped version of its signature product. Dubbed iBubble Wrap, the new packaging is sold in flat plastic sheets that the shipper Read more... Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:12pm
North Carolina shark attack victim says fortunate to survive
The latest survivor in a record-breaking string of seven North Carolina shark attacks says he's very fortunate to have survived, thanks to the emergency help he received after struggling ashore. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:47pm
Birthday Card
84 birthdays of the same birthday card between brothers
Two Arizona brothers have been passing the same birthday card back-and-forth on their birthdays for 42 years now -- and they plan on continuing the tradition, says the daughter of one of the men. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:37pm
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SC investigators find that weather caused church fire
Law enforcement officials say weather caused the fire that destroyed a predominantly black church in South Carolina. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:37pm
Coast Guard cracking down on illegal ferries
The coast guard is cracking down on enforcement this holiday weekend. Their focus is illegal ferries to and from Masonboro Island, which they say are dangerous If not done correctly. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 4:47pm
Apple Annies
Sweet and tasty way to help save the Battleship
Do you have a sweet tooth? Well this weekend you will have a chance to put it to good use. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:50pm