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No laughing matter; Sharks rally for win against Grizzlies
It's no laughing matter. The Wilmington Sharks are back in the hunt for a playoff spot in the Coastal Plain League. The Sharks defeated the Gastonia Grizzlies on Monday night. Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:02pm
Kris Clark Tamera Young
Tamera Young and Kris Clark team up against cancer with 3-on-3 basketball
Some of the best Wilmington area basketball players competed over the weekend in the Kris Clark-Tamera Young Kill Cancer 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament at the MLK Center. Mon, 07/27/2015 - 6:39pm
Hulk Hogan (Photo: Miguel Discart/MGN)
WWE severs ties with wrestling star Hulk Hogan
World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. has severed ties with its biggest star, Hulk Hogan. Fri, 07/24/2015 - 2:29pm
Josiah  Brown
5-year-old phenom from Wilmington keeps hooping it up
Hoop Dreams in the Port City. Everyone who sees Josiah Brown play basketball in Wilmington says the same thing. They've never seen a talent like Josiah at the age of 5-years-old. We showcased Josiah last year and we couldn't wait to feature the hoops sensation again. Thu, 07/23/2015 - 9:00pm
Wilmington Hammerheads
Are the Wilmington Hammerheads in desperation mode?
Don't look now, but the Wilmington Hammerheads are in last place in the USL Eastern Conference. Wed, 07/22/2015 - 9:16pm
How many majors will Jordan Spieth have by the time the U.S. Open returns to PInehurst?
U.S. Open Championship set to return to Pinehurst in 2024
Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and Martin Kaymer headlined the 2014 U.S. Open in PInehurst. Look for their return to the Donald Ross layout, but we'll have to wait nearly a decade. Wed, 07/22/2015 - 3:06pm
Former Memphis Tiger David Pellom officiates a game at the new Wilmington Basketball Center
New option for indoor hoops in New Hanover County
The Wilmington Basketball Center has been open for just over a month. The Ogden facility features two full-size basketball courts. Tue, 07/21/2015 - 11:37pm
Lenny Simpson
4 Wilmington based tennis squads capture junior state titles
Wilmington's Lenny Simpson is more than just a hall of fame tennis player. He's a teacher, a coach and a pioneer. In fact a few youngsters on Simpson's tennis team competed like pros at the state junior tennis tournament over the weekend. Tue, 07/21/2015 - 5:20pm