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Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 04/18/2014 - 2:47am.READ MORE:
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 8:31am.READ MORE:
The Vietnam Veterans were doing a job their country asked them to do, yet many of them never had a proper "Welcome home." Now, a local ceremony will honor them how many argue they should have been honored. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 12/27/2013 - 6:00pm.READ MORE:
A Texas based non-profit agency aimed at preventing homelessness among veterans expanded to North Carolina this year. Family Endeavors opened offices in Charlotte, Fayetteville, and Jacksonville. Combined, the three offices work with more than 40 counties across the state. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 12/13/2013 - 3:44pm.READ MORE:
To honor fallen heroes during the holidays Wreaths Across America aims to put a wreath on all graves in the nation's veterans cemeteries. But here in Wilmington a majority of the graves will go undecorated. Full story...
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 12/11/2013 - 6:00pm.READ MORE:
Times are tough for a lot of people, but a Navy veteran and his wife are trying to stay afloat, while keeping their pride and a positive perspective. Full story...
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Mon, 11/25/2013 - 8:40am.READ MORE:
Organization is still thousands of wreaths short in their goal to memorialize 5,000 fallen soldiers in the Wilmington National Cemetery. Full story...
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 11/13/2013 - 3:53pm.READ MORE:
A 96-year-old Army veteran is taking a unique approach to teach kids about bullying. In Wilmington today, he used his stories of war and liberation to make the connection that bullying is nothing to keep quiet. Full story...
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Mon, 11/11/2013 - 5:24pm.READ MORE:
Today our country celebrated the men and women who have served and sacrificed to protect our freedom. The New Hanover County Veterans Council organized a couple of ceremonies here in the Port City. Full story...
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Mon, 11/11/2013 - 1:46pm.READ MORE:
A local man is celebrating Veterans Day in an extraordinary way. This World War II sailor is putting the finishing touches on his own song and dance. Full story...
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 3:57pm.READ MORE:
Studies show that military veterans are twice as likely to become homeless than the average american. The Good Shepherd Center in Wilmington does its part to try to fight the problem, but it needs the community's help. Today it got that help in a big way. Full story...