The Whiteville City Council met Tuesday night. The Council voted to move forward with a bid to improve Nolan Park.
The Food Truck Frolic is taking over Ogden Park Sunday, March 23. Local foodies will get the chance to bite into something delicious and give back to the New Hanover County Park System.
The American Civil Liberties Union says it has "serious concerns" about a proposal Wilmington City Council is considering that would ban gang members from city parks.
If adopted, Wilmington would be the first city in the state to enact such a law.
Some Wilmington City Council members are questioning how successful an ordinance banning known gang members from parks will be.
Their first concern: is it constitutional? The second: isn't it just moving gang members to other areas of the city?
Heavy rain has forced the U.S. Forest Service to close several roads in the Nantahala and Pisgah national forests out of concern for the public's safety.