Burgaw home fire
Fireworks related blaze leaves 8 families homeless
Eight families are homeless after an apartment complex fire Saturday night after 11 p.m. in Burgaw. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:47pm
Fireworks cause fire at Wilmington store
According to the Wilmington Fire Department a fire at Old Time Pottery was started by illegal consumer fireworks. Sun, 07/05/2015 - 5:45pm
Plenty of places to watch fireworks in the Cape Fear this week
Planning your Independence Day weekend and looking for a place to catch the fireworks? Here’s a day-to-day list of where they are lighting up the sky in the Cape Fear region. Tue, 06/30/2015 - 5:22pm
Surf City fireworks cause island fire
Fireworks caused a fire on a dredge island in the intracoastal water near Surf City Friday evening. Sat, 08/30/2014 - 4:46pm
National Guard specialist proposes to girlfriend during 440th Army Band performance
One couple had a night that they will never forget at the Fourth of July celebration in downtown Wilmington. Sat, 07/05/2014 - 3:06am
UPDATE: Wilmington approves $30,000 for fireworks show
The Wilmington City Council approved a $30,000 budget Tuesday night for the 4th of July fireworks show. Wed, 06/18/2014 - 3:41am
Funding for 4th of July fireworks still tough sell for Wilmington
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. Tue, 06/17/2014 - 9:19pm
NC appeals court does not dismiss fireworks cases
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. Tue, 02/04/2014 - 6:45pm
Festival in the Park kicks off Holiday Flotilla
The parade of boats lit up and decorated for the North Carolina Holiday Flotilla and Fireworks attracts folks to Wrightsville Beach every year. Sun, 12/01/2013 - 1:26am
Celebrate 35 years of fun at Riverfest
This weekend marks the 35th Anniversary of Wilmington's Riverfest. Thu, 10/03/2013 - 2:17pm