The man who died during the Oak Island Lighthouse Run this weekend was a 25-year-old from out of state, and officials say he was in the military. One runner says he saw the man just before he died.
The Mayor of Oak Island says one of the runners died during a half marathon event this weekend.
For the past 200 years the North Carolina Fourth of July Festival in Southport and Oak Island has a staple for the state. And now, its future is hanging in the balance.
It is currently closed because it's too hazardous for navigation.
You can now head to the Cape Fear Regional Jetport in Oak Island to charter a helicopter to anywhere in the Eastern United States.
The town council on Oak Island has approved rebuilding the dunes damaged by Hurricane Matthew last year.
Crews responded to a fire in Oak Island overnight.
The Coast Guard medevaced an injured man from a tug boat near Oak Island Thursday.
The beaches in Oak Island have been getting a little help recently with sand but it's not coming from the town.
In Oak Island, some businesses say they are seeing less customers following Hurricane Matthew.