Carolina Beach
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Alligator spotted at Carolina Beach shoreline
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 07/16/2013 - 7:36am.

One WWAY viewer caught a glimpse of something you might not see very often on the north end of Carolina Beach. An alligator was spotted at the shoreline Sunday, and Jeremy Kelly was even able to snap a picture of it, before police and wildlife officers moved the reptile.

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Girl rescued from surf at Carolina Beach
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 4:21pm.

videoA day in the water turned scary for one family on vacation in Carolina Beach. Witnesses say a girl was struggling to swim in the rough water.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Carolina Beach PD makes changes, officer on unpaid leave
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/10/2013 - 4:26pm.

Carolina Beach Police Sgt. Chris Chafin is on unpaid administrative leave for time to appeal a personnel decision, the town says.

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Off-Duty Coast Guard member assists injured boaters
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sat, 07/06/2013 - 5:20pm.

An off-duty Coast Guard member assisted injured boaters Saturday when their 38-foot boat, the Jimicrackcorn, ran aground in the Snow's Cut waterway near Carolina Beach, N.C.

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UPDATE: Four people safe after boat runs aground off Carolina Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/05/2013 - 11:52am.

videoNew Hanover County Dispatch says all the people aboard a boat that ran aground off Carolina Beach are safe and back on land.

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ONLY ON 3: Carolina Beach cop suspended, department review underway
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 07/03/2013 - 4:58pm.

video Fourth of July is one of the busiest times of the year for police in Carolina Beach, but this 4th, the department is a man short.

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Independence Day celebration underway at Carolina Beach, fireworks tonight
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 07/03/2013 - 4:14pm.

video You won't have to wait much longer for fireworks at Carolina Beach, where the Independence Day festivities have already begun.

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Charter boats reeling after June weather
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 07/02/2013 - 5:35pm.

video They say a bad day of fishing is better than a good day at work, but whoever said that probably wasn’t a charter boat fishing captain.

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Family sues Carolina Beach over 2011 drowning
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 12:48pm.

videoThe family of a teenager who drowned at Carolina Beach two years ago is suing the town and the top emergency workers at the time of his death.

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