What do buttons, bayonets, and colonial coins have in common? They're all things archaeologists are digging up in Southport.

With all the development and growth in the Cape Fear region, some communities are worried about losing their green space. Belvedere Country Club in Hampstead shut down earlier

Brent Scowcroft, national security adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush has died at 95.

A deputy sergeant at the Columbus County Sheriff's Office is being praised after saving an elderly man who fell in a ditch full of water after repairing his mailbox from storm-related

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Archaeologists find artifacts in Southport

What do buttons, bayonets, and colonial coins have in common? They're all things archaeologists are digging up in Southport.

NC Counts Coalition holds drive-thru census

NC Counts Coalition held a drive-thru census at the Martin Luther King Center Saturday to encourage areas with low turn out rates to register. 
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Ironclad Brewery buys Hampstead golf course, adds beer garden

With all the development and growth in the Cape Fear region, some communities are worried about losing their green space. Belvedere Country Club in Hampstead shut down earlier this year and was recently bought, but the green space is here to stay.

Topsail High football workouts suspended after student tests positive for COVID-19

A Pender County high school athlete has tested positive for COVID-19, prompting football workouts to be suspended for at least two weeks.
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Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95

Brent Scowcroft, national security adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush has died at 95.

ABC officers pay surprise visits to restaurants to ensure COVID compliance

Mecklenburg County Alcohol and Beverage Control officers visited numerous places Friday night to ensure compliance of orders related to COVID-19.

WCU faculty resolution calls for online classes as pandemic continues

 In 10 days, classes are set to resume at Western Carolina University. Some will be in person, some online.

Crowds gather for Back the Blue NC rally in Raleigh

Crowds gathered in Raleigh Saturday morning for a "Back the Blue" rally supporting law enforcement.

Biden risks alienating young Black voters after race remarks

Joe Biden’s controversial remarks about race this week risk alienating young Black voters who despise President Donald Trump but are not inspired by his Democratic rival.
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Jerry Falwell Jr., president of Liberty University, agrees to take indefinite ‘leave of absence’...

Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. has agreed to take an 'indefinite leave of absence' as president and chancellor of the college.

‘You have to do something’: Many understanding of mask, social distancing crackdown at UNC

Chapel Hill leaders have a message for students at UNC-Chapel Hill: follow the rules. Chapel Hill and campus police said they will be enforcing the pandemic rules regarding masks and gatherings.

Postal Service loses $2.2B in 3 months as virus woes persist

Financial losses are mounting at the U.S. Postal Service during the coronavirus pandemic.

The Latest: Protesters storm Lebanon’s Foreign Ministry

A group of Lebanese protesters including retired army officers have stormed the Foreign Ministry building in the capital Beirut as part of protests following the massive explosion this week.

NASCAR and jousting exceptions to SC’s large crowd ban

Fans can watch September’s NASCAR race at Darlington in person thanks to exceptions granted to South Carolina’s rule banning gatherings of more than 250 people during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Latest: Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence considered opting out

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence said he considered opting out of this season when he was unsure what college football would look like going forward amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Suit: School expelled student after reporting sexual assault

A former student at Bob Jones University in Greenville, South Carolina, is suing the school over allegations that it was reckless and negligent when an administrator expelled her hours after she reported being sexually assaulted.

One injured in Wilmington house fire

A home caught on fire near Hampshire Drive on Saturday.

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NASCAR and jousting exceptions to SC’s large crowd ban

Fans can watch September’s NASCAR race at Darlington in person thanks to exceptions granted to South Carolina’s rule banning gatherings of more than 250 people during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Latest: Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence considered opting out

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence said he considered opting out of this season when he was unsure what college football would look like going forward amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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High schools fear missing out on football could bring financial issues

The high school sports season is hanging in the balance after the North Carolina High School Athletic Association pushed back the start of the athletic calendar year even further. It has schools across the Cape Fear worried about what the financial impact may look like.

Panthers coach stays positive in ‘less than ideal’ situation

The Carolina Panthers have a new head coach, two new coordinators, a different starting quarterback and a roster with more turnover from last season than any team in the NFL.