Check out our sit-down interview with E.J. Jenkins. 
He may end up being a first round MLB Draft selection.
West Columbus senior hopes to be a first round pick in next week’s MLB Draft
Columbus County has a rich tradition when it comes to Major League Baseball. West Columbus senior E.J. Jenkins may be the next in line. There's a strong possibility Jenkins will be a first round MLB selection on Monday. 21 minutes ago
General Assembly OKs bill for 72-hour wait period for abortion
The North Carolina General Assembly has passed a bill that would make the state one of several with a 72-hour waiting period for abortions. Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:35pm
FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: VA officials say source of water issue has been found
A spokesman with the Veterans Affairs in Fayetteville said the builder of the Wilmington VA facility has determined the source of the water discoloration. That discoloration led officials to stop the consumption and usage of water in the facility. Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:31pm
Part of Causeway Project to open in July
A spokesman with the NCDOT said a third lane heading into Brunswick County from New Hanover County on Highway 74/76/17 should be open next month. Wed, 06/03/2015 - 12:12pm
Experts: Mammograms are most worth it for women 50-69
A new, international panel of experts has studied the most recent evidence on mammograms to screen for breast cancer and says they do the most good for women in their 50s and 60s. 10 minutes ago
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Political expert Cokie Roberts talks 2016 election
Political expert Cokie Roberts was in the Port City as a guest speaker for the annual fundraising WHQR luncheon. 25 minutes ago
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Creflo Dollar’s megachurch to move forward with jet campaign
An Atlanta megachurch's board of directors says it is moving forward in a campaign to buy a private jet. 33 minutes ago
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5 rescued turtles return to the sea
5 lucky turtles are back at sea thanks to professional and volunteers working tireless to nurse them back to health. Wed, 06/03/2015 - 5:47pm
County leaders prep for hurricane season
New Hanover County leaders are getting ready for this hurricane season. Wed, 06/03/2015 - 5:16pm
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Wilmington police looking for disabled woman
Wilmington Police are looking for a disabled woman. Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:18pm
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Register of Deeds, husband charged in drunk driving incident
Investigators say both a driver and his wife are facing charges after being pulled on suspicion of drunk driving. The woman, Beverly Parks, is the register of deeds for the county. Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:14pm