Work is complete on the dredging project to restore parts of N. Topsail Beach's south end. (Photo courtesy: Town of North Topsail Beach)
N. Topsail Beach dredging project finishes after extension
A spokesperson says a dredging project to restore the south end of North Topsail Beach is complete. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 2:49pm
Shark attack reported in Ocracoke. (Photo courtesy: Jason Greer)
7th shark attack in NC reported in Ocracoke
We're working to learn more about a seventh shark attack victim in our state this year. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:24pm
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Police investigate after 16-year-old was shot on Stewart Circle in Wilmington June 30, 2015.
NEW DETAILS: Teen caught in crossfire, shot in kneecap
Wilmington Police say a teen is recovering after he got caught in the crossfire during a shootout between two males near Creekwood Tuesday evening. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 9:17am
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SCAM ALERT: Scammers using WPD number again
A spokeswoman with the Wilmington Police Department says they're continuing to have issues with scammers using the front desk number. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 9:15am
Islands Fresh Mex Grill now open in Downtown Wilmington
Local franchise opens downtown location
If you enjoy eating at the Islands on Racine Drive, then you will be pleased to know that a new location has just opened up in Downtown Wilmington. 0 minutes ago
The Confederate flag-topped Dodge Charger "General Lee" remains an icon of the TV show "Dukes of Hazzard." (Photo: Joe Ross/MGN)
TV Land pulls ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ reruns from its schedule
TV Land has dumped "The Dukes of Hazzard." 32 minutes ago
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Rules on app-based car services in NC brokered in Senate
An agreement setting minimum standards for smartphone-based car services operating in North Carolina has been brokered between the emerging industry and state senators. 38 minutes ago
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North Carolina high schools suspend driver’s education
At least one-third of North Carolina's school systems are suspending their driver's education programs this summer until they learn whether they'll receive any state money to help pay for the classes. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 2:03pm
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Workers hurt at New Hanover High gym
Two New Hanover County school maintenance workers were injured Wednesday morning while working at Brogden Hall at New Hanover High School. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:03pm
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Leland to open new town hall, host open house this month
After years of planning and delays, the Town of Leland will finally start moving into its new this month. Wed, 07/01/2015 - 8:52am