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Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 11:33am.READ MORE:
A local group that honors the history of World War II is looking for Pearl Harbor survivors for an annual event. Full story...
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Sat, 05/31/2014 - 5:42pm.READ MORE:
The Battleship North Carolina held its first Battleship Alive weekend of the year. The Living History Crew makes four appearances throughout the year. 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 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 Ashley Cimino on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 8:35pm.READ MORE:
Wilmington might be the first to get the American World War II City designation. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 3:42pm.READ MORE:
Area World War II veterans came together to reminisce over one of their favorite wartime meals Wednesday morning. It’s a tradition that is becoming more important each year, as fewer veterans are about to go. Full story...
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 08/14/2013 - 12:46pm.READ MORE:
On this date in 1945, Japan surrendered to end World War II. Sixty-eight years later, some the elite US Marine Raiders have come together one more time right here in Wilmington. Full story...
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Fri, 07/05/2013 - 3:43pm.READ MORE:
It's the forgotten fort of our area, but Fort Caswell has a storied past. The old fort, made of brick, was built in 1828 for coastal defense, decades before its partner to the east Fort Fisher. Full story...
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 05/22/2013 - 8:11pm.READ MORE:
The State Ports Authority honored Merchant Mariners who served during World War II. A wreath and flowers were tossed into the Cape Fear River on Wednesday. Full story...