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Extraordinary People

EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Surgical Student

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videoThe new school year is slowly but surely getting closer and this week's Extraordinary Person of the Week already has big plans. She's headed to DC and going to meet nobel peace prize winners. She is one day going to be saving lives. Her name is Savannah Rea and this future surgical student is extraordinary. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Captain of Coffee Tables

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videoThe 'Captain of Coffee Tables' is in the spotlight as our Extraordinary Person of the Week. His latest venture is a fresh take on the Fort Fisher Hermit. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Medal of Awesome

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videoThe Department of Veteran Affairs estimates at least 22 veterans commit suicide a day. One is too much. 22 is a reality. This documentary tells the story of three critically injured warriors and their highs, lows, and once again highs as they continue to be still in the fight. Their story was funded by a Wilmington man. The way he sprung into action....is 'Extraordinary'. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The 2nd Grade Sidekick

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videoThis week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is someone I call the '2nd Grade Sidekick'. Myra Hand chooses to help her close friend inside the classroom instead of sitting at home. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Purple Hearted Hero

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videoThis week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is the Purple Hearted Hero. Marine Sergeant John Moulder retired this year and wants to give back to the community. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Volunteer Extraordinaire

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videoVolunteers are a lifeline for so many organizations. The folks at the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce tipped us off to someone who goes above and beyond what one may consider...volunteering. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Our Pal, the Gator Gal

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videoOur Extraordinary Person of the Week is one who walks with the wild. Julie Johnson is an Aquarist. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The voice on the other end of the line

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videoThis week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is a voice on the other end of the line. Roscoe Harris is a New Hanover County Public Safety Telecommunicator. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: A Star of the stars

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videoHow do you make sure kids get an opportunity to see the Universe? You 'planet' that way! Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Walking with Wisdom

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videoThis week's Extraordinary Person of the Week walks with wisdom. Bob Jenkins has been telling the history of Downtown Wilmington in a colorful way for man years. Full story...
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Former Extraordinary Person Sean Webb taken by cancer; Memorial this afternoon

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videoThis week's Extraordinary Person of the Week is a comedian who uses his jokes to cope with his cancer. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Turning silver into gold

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videoOur Extraordinary Person of the Week helped turn a silver event into gold! Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: 'Ain't no mountain high enough'

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videoDepending on who you ask, about 30 thousand people attempt to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa every year. 20 people from around the world, all Type 1 diabetics, will do just that in June. One is from Wilmington. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Reagan flies the coop!

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video 9 years old, Reagan Christian is our youngest Extraordinary Person(of the Week) so far this year. Full story...
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: When temporary turns perfectly permanent

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video all started with a "WARM" idea from our Extraordinary Person of the Week. Leon West is retired. He was retired when he helped put the non-profit together. Full story...
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