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Veterans Day

Veterans Day events celebrate those who served

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videoToday 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...
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At 95, WWII veteran focuses on dancing

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videoA 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...
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Viewers honor loved ones on Veterans Day

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video This Veterans Day we asked you to send in pictures of your favorite service members. We are proud to share our veterans with you and thank each and every man and woman who has served our country and those who continue to protect our freedom. Full story...
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Veterans honored at annual ceremony

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video Wilmington National Cemetery was full of people supporting our troops, both past and present. Full story...
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Massing of the Colors honors Veterans

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video Our nation's veterans were honored at a Massing of the Colors ceremony at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Wilmington. Full story...
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Area businesses serve those who have served

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video Many area businesses are saying thank you to our nation's armed forces with specials and discounts for current and past military members. Full story...
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UNCW honors veterans at 11th hour of 11th day of 11th month

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At 11 a.m., the same hour of the cease fire that ended World War I, UNC Wilmington honored those who have fought for the United States through the years. Full story...
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Veterans remember during ceremony at National Cemetery

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video Hundreds of patriotic Americans gathered at Wilmington's National Cemetery today. It was in part a chance to mourn and a time to honor veterans and active service members. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: D-Day veteran remembers day that changed history

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video There are many stories and many heroes on this Veterans Day, but World War II veterans are, sadly, a dying breed. Bill Pepe was in one of the most infamous battles of the war. "On D-Day I found myself on Omaha Beach," Pepe said. Full story...
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CFCC honors veterans at annual ceremony

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As it does each Veterans Day, Cape Fear Community College took time today to honor the men and women who have served our country in the armed forces. Full story...
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CFCC honored for helping student veterans

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video A timely honor for Cape Fear Community College. As we approach Veterans Day, "G.I. Jobs" magazine recently named CFCC a "military-friendly school." It's a title only about 20 percent of colleges and universities receive. Full story...
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What veterans and active duty military personnel can get for free Friday

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Restaurants and retailers are offering veterans and active duty military personnel the following freebies this Friday: Full story...
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CFCC invites veterans to Veterans Day ceremony

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Cape Fear Community College invites local veterans to attend the school's annual Veterans Day ceremony. Full story...
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Campaign recognizes military-friendly employers

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Gov. Beverly Perdue wants to promote North Carolina's military-friendly image by helping veterans and military spouses find work. Full story...
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Honoring Veterans with the Massing of the Colors

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videoThe annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Wilmington National cemetery was moved inside due to the rain, but the Massing of the Colors went as planned at a nearby church. Full story...
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