Re-enactors at Fort Fisher 1963: Photo Courtesy- Cape Fear Museum
#TBT: Protecting the port, Fort Fisher
This Throwback Thursday we're throwing it back to the Civil War and the history of Fort Fisher. 53 minutes ago
Beverly T. Parks (Photo courtesy:
Bladen Register of Deeds, husband plead out DWI case
Bladen County's Register of Deeds and her husband have disposed of charges against them after a late May traffic stop. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 12:15pm
James Tyrus Johnson (Photo: Brunswick Co, Sheriffs Office)
Plea deal keeps man charged with sex crimes involving child out of jail
A Leland man will serve no jail time after pleading guilty six years after being charged with sex crimes involving a child. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 11:23am
Crews on-scene of fire at OmniSource Corporation
UPDATE: Crews extinguish fire at metal recycling facility
The Fire Marshal says flames are under control after a fire sparked at a metal recycling facility off Highway 421 early Thursday. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 6:41am
A computer calls balls and strikes at a California minor league game.
Computer calls balls and strikes at minor league game
No blaming or booing the umpire for a questionable called third strike at a Northern California independent league. A computer will call balls and strikes as the home plate umpire handles all of his other regular duties. 47 minutes ago
A big rig driver makes a record-setting jump in Butte, MT. (Source: CNN)
TAKE A LOOK AT THIS: Big rig makes a record jump!
Football star Peyton Manning is about to be immortalized in chocolate. A big rig breaks a record. And a big snake scares a neighborhood. 56 minutes ago
An archeologists found these remains at the Jamestown settlement in 2010. Now he says he knows who they are. (Source: CNN)
Four Jamestown settlers’ identities revealed
An archeologist has made a discovery in Jamestown, VA, that's bound to change US history books. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 1:25pm
Residents in a Texas town say worms are coming out of their water faucets. (Source: CNN)
Residents say worms came out of faucet
Worms in the water! Gross! Thu, 07/30/2015 - 1:19pm
NC lottery nets $522 million for state education funding
The North Carolina Education Lottery has surpassed records in sales and profits kicked back to the state, bringing in $522 million for education expenses in the most recent budget year. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 12:54pm
Google Maps feature 'Popular Times' helps you avoid long lines and rush hours
Google unveils new feature for avoiding long lines
If you hate waiting in long lines, Google may have a solution. The tech giant now has a feature that allows users to check out the busiest times for businesses. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 8:26am
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Manatees regular visitors to N.C. coast, researcher finds
Those who think they may have seen a manatee swimming through marinas and waters in the Cape Fear region recently are not seeing things. Thu, 07/30/2015 - 7:47am