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Oak Island man says unique plant is message from late wife

It is a plant that usually grows on the West Coast and one that blooms only once in it's lifetime. It is called the Century Plant also known as the Agave Americana, it is a rare sight to see especially across the Cape Fear.
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Zapple still holding budget meeting after public hearing postponed

A New Hanover County Commissioner is planning a community meeting on June 5 after a public hearing for the proposed budget was cancelled that day.
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Sex offender facing rape, kidnapping charges

A Leland man listed on the NC Department of Public Safety's sex offender website faces new sexual assault charges.
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Blown transformer causing widespread outages in New Hanover Co.

Dispatchers said a blown transformer is causing widespread outages in New Hanover County Tuesday evening.
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Carolina Beach Lake Park dredging project going as planned

If you've driven or walked by Carolina Beach Lake Park lately, you've probably noticed all the equipment for the on-going dredging project.
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Royalty, Golden headline All-CAA squads

For the second consecutive season, UNCW captured both the Colonial Athletic Association Player and Pitcher-of-the-Year awards as senior Casey Golden was named the league's Bill Brooks Player-of-the-Year and sophomore Alex Royalty was recognized as the Pitcher-of-the-Year.
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Big Macs for the Battleship returns this weekend in southeastern North Carolina

Area McDonald's restaurants are again chipping in to help take care of the Battleship North Carolina.
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Warrants reveal more information about charges against truck driver in fatal bike crash

The arrest warrants for the truck driver involved in a fatal bicycle crash last week reveal new details in the investigation.
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US officials identify Manchester concert suicide bomber

Manchester police say an apparent suicide bomber set off an improvised explosive device at the end of an Ariana Grande concert. Police raised the death toll to 22 early Tuesday, and dozens more have been reported injured.
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Bill calls for more jail time for posting crimes online

People who post their violent crimes online in North Carolina would automatically see their prison sentences increased in legislation advancing in the General Assembly.
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US Postal Service issues new Thoreau stamp at Walden Pond

The U.S. Postal Service has dedicated its new Henry David Thoreau postage stamp at a ceremony at Walden Pond, where the 19th century American philosopher and naturalist spent two years in solitude and reflection.