Who can help the homeless? That was on the agenda for Brunswick County Commissioners Monday after it became a debate between churches and the fire chief in the county. At issue, can the homeless sleep overnight in an offering church when the weather gets bad?
Volunteers hit the streets of Downtown Wilmington with scarves and hats for those in the community weathering the chilly temps with no place to go.
An 8-year-old girl has taken her school assigned community service and gone above and beyond. She is taking it upon herself to help out the homeless in the Port City.
Ashley High School basketball players who volunteer to help the less fortunate.
A Texas based non-profit agency aimed at preventing homelessness among veterans expanded to North Carolina this year.
Family Endeavors opened offices in Charlotte, Fayetteville, and Jacksonville. Combined, the three offices work with more than 40 counties across the state.
Studies show that military veterans are twice as likely to become homeless than the average american.
The Good Shepherd Center in Wilmington does its part to try to fight the problem, but it needs the community's help. Today it got that help in a big way.
Police say the homeless population continues to grow in the Port City, and it did not happen overnight.
Over the past few days Wilmington has seen several incidents involving men and women who call the streets home.
Raleigh's city council is scheduled to start what's being termed as a "community discussion" on a weekend crackdown on groups offering free food to homeless people in a downtown park.
Raleigh police have stopped charities from feeding the homeless at a public square.
The suspicious death of a homeless man found along New Centre Drive may have uncovered a larger problem in the area.
While police continue to investigate the death of Judson Lee Poland Jr., the community is working to end one of the factors that may have contributed to his death.