Ocean Rescue Captain Jeremy Owens said a man flipped his kayak after he snagged a fishing hook. Owens said he snagged it with his head.
The 7th Annual TJM Charity Kayak & SUP Fishing Tournament promises a day of fun and fierce competion in waters all around the the Cape Fear region.
It was not the birthday present Wes Hall was expecting as he entered high school. "It's not something you want to hear right before your 15th birthday,” the Wilmington native said.
Wilmington City Council approved more than $86,000 to provide a local match for a state grant to build a kayak launch on Smith Creek.
New Hanover County Dispatch has confirmed that the two kayakers who were missing near Fort Fisher have been located.