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JUST IN: Flipped vehicle shuts down part of Carolina Beach Rd.
New Hanover County dispatchers say a flipped vehicle on Carolina Beach Road is closing lanes as crews work to detour traffic. Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:17am
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Covil calls gays ‘perverted,’ faces backlash
Covil posted on Facebook a comment about her thoughts on gay marriage. “Gay marriage isn't about marriage rights at all, it's about forcing others to accept a perverted lifestyle choice as “normal.”” Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:07pm
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Wilmington road closing due to possible sinkhole
A City of Wilmington spokeswoman said parts of River Road will be closed for several days due to a possible sinkhole forming. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:55pm
Crews work to redo the Carolina Beach Arcade site on May 27, 2015
Work underway to rebuild fire-damaged Carolina Beach Arcade
Months after fire destroyed the iconic Arcade on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk, work, including demolition, is underway to makeover the property. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:07pm
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UNC board votes to change title of building named for KKK leader
After repeated calls to change the title of a UNC Chapel Hill building named for a former leader of the North Carolina Klu Klux Klan, university leaders voted Thursday to make the change. 11 minutes ago
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Raleigh police investigate report of kidnapping of 2 girls
The Raleigh Police Department is investigating the possible kidnapping of two girls in the area of Coral Ridge Court and Wallingford Drive. 22 minutes ago
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Former NY GOP governor Pataki will run for president in 2016
Former New York Gov. George Pataki is the latest Republican to get into the race for president. Thu, 05/28/2015 - 9:17am
fayettevillehousefirerescue
Teens run into burning home to save disabled neighbor
Two teenage boys ran into a burning home in Fayetteville on Wednesday to save their disabled neighbor, authorities said. Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:50am
elizabeth city coast guard
Elizabeth City to be named as an official Coast Guard city
A Coast Guard news release states Elizabeth City will be designated as an official Coast Guard City. Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:40am
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Sea Grant North Carolina warning beachgoers of rip currents
Sea Grant North Carolina is reminding people heading to the beach this spring and summer to be wary of rip currents. Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:27am
NC lawmakers approve bill targeting group-home abuse
Bill changes crime for sex by NC school worker with student
More school employees having sex with students close to their own age could now have a felony on their records. Thu, 05/28/2015 - 5:03am
Northern Guilford softball
Topsail Pirates come up short in 3-A championship eastern title game in softball
The season is now over the Topsail softball team. The Pirates came up short on Wednesday in their attempt to make it to the state finals. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:46pm
Baseball UNCW
Seahawks land in Louisiana; ready to face Tulane in NCAA Baseball Tournament
The UNCW baseball team has landed in Louisiana. The Seahawks will face Tulane on Friday in the NCAA Baseball Tournament. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:40pm