The North Carolina Fire Chief's Association reports an average 600 volunteer firefighters are leaving departments each year.

The Bladen County commission District 3 race is not over yet. With just four votes separating the incumbent and the challenger, a recount has been scheduled.

Michael Avenatti, the attorney who rocketed to fame through his representation of porn star Stormy Daniels in her battles with President Donald Trump, was charged Wednesday

The Pender County school district stepped back in time, way back, to make sure all employees have equal opportunities on the job.

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Volunteer firefighter shortage impacting departments across Brunswick County

The North Carolina Fire Chief's Association reports an average 600 volunteer firefighters are leaving departments each year.

Manhunt underway following chase across county lines

Deputies are searching for a man who reportedly took off from Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Wednesday evening.

BOE: Recount to be held for Bladen County Commission race

The Bladen County commission District 3 race is not over yet. With just four votes separating the incumbent and the challenger, a recount has been scheduled.
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East vs. south facing beaches: Which are more dangerous for swimmers?

With Memorial Day weekend just days away it’s important to remind locals and visitors about the dangers of rip currents.
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Sewell inducted into the N.C. Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Longtime Laney High School wrestling coach Alan Sewell received a honor of a lifetime over the weekend. Sewell was inducted into the 2019 North Carolina Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. 

Woman accused of stealing from Walmart in Monkey Junction

Police are searching for a woman who reportedly stole from an area Walmart.

VP Pence: Congress should pass trade deals, not investigate

Vice President Mike Pence says Democrats in Congress need to focus on passing trade agreements that help North Carolina workers, rather than extend what he called unfounded investigations of President Donald Trump.

Local vendors shine at Poplar Grove Farmers’ Market

Each Wednesday during spring and summer Poplar Grove Plantation gives us something we can really sink our teeth into!

Pump house repairs delay opening of Wilmington’s Northside Pool

The summer opening of Wilmington's Northside Pool will be delayed for several weeks while damage to the pool's pump house sustained during Hurricane Florence is being repaired.
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Practitioner explains the benefits of acoustic and shock wave therapy

A therapy that you might find shocking is making its debut in Cape Fear.

NHSO: Man arrested for robbing area Walgreens pharmacy

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office has arrested the man they say robbed a Walgreens at gunpoint.

NWS to host hurricane preparedness forum in Holly Ridge

The National Weather Service office in Morehead City is holding community forums to make sure we are all prepared for the next major storm.

Community plans paddle out in memory of area restaurateur

The community is coming together to remember a local restaurant founder who died last week.

VIDEO: T-Rex conducts Pender school band performance

The Pender County school district stepped back in time, way back, to make sure all employees have equal opportunities on the job.

NCDOT workers battle it out in ‘roadeo’ competition

We've all heard of basketball tournaments, and football championships, but have you ever heard of a crane competition?

Fantasy sports regulation advances in North Carolina House

A repeat effort to regulate popular fantasy sports games in North Carolina advanced through a House panel on Wednesday, two years after a similar effort was derailed.
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UNCW baseball swings past Northeastern in CAA tournament

Cole Weiss drove in the go-ahead run for UNCW baseball on Wednesday afternoon, as the Seahawks beat Northeastern 8-6 in 11 innings.

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Sewell inducted into the N.C. Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Longtime Laney High School wrestling coach Alan Sewell received a honor of a lifetime over the weekend. Sewell was inducted into the 2019 North Carolina Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. 
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UNCW baseball swings past Northeastern in CAA tournament

Cole Weiss drove in the go-ahead run for UNCW baseball on Wednesday afternoon, as the Seahawks beat Northeastern 8-6 in 11 innings.
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Walston’s no-hitter gives New Hanover baseball series lead in East Finals

Blake Walston threw a no-hitter on Tuesday night to lead New Hanover to the 5-0 lead over D.H.
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Hoggard girls soccer season ends in East Finals

Heritage girls soccer scored the lone goal of the game in the second overtime on Tuesday night to end the remarkable run for Hoggard.

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