Fireworks caused a fire on a dredge island in the intracoastal water near Surf City Friday evening.
One couple had a night that they will never forget at the Fourth of July celebration in downtown Wilmington.
The Wilmington City Council approved a $30,000 budget Tuesday night for the 4th of July fireworks show.
Wilmington's 4th of July fireworks mean big crowds and big business downtown, but the city is again struggling to find funds to cover the cost.
The show brings an estimated 40,000 people downtown each year.
An appeals court says negligence lawsuits filed by representatives of three workers who died and one person who survived a 2009 fireworks explosion on a North Carolina barrier island can continue.
The parade of boats lit up and decorated for the North Carolina Holiday Flotilla and Fireworks attracts folks to Wrightsville Beach every year.
This weekend marks the 35th Anniversary of Wilmington's Riverfest.
Some Wilmington Police officers on foot patrol found a potentially dangerous situation when they got to their car Friday night.
A worker at a July Fourth fireworks show in North Myrtle Beach was hurt after a shell exploded prematurely.
You won't have to wait much longer for fireworks at Carolina Beach, where the Independence Day festivities have already begun.