On July 1, the EMS service will be absorbed by the county EMS. This has many former volunteers and town leaders fired up.

The verdict is in. A Bladen County jury has convicted an area boat shop owner of involuntary manslaughter. 

Democratic presidential contender Julian Castro joined a march to a McDonald's restaurant in North Carolina on Thursday to draw attention to workers' efforts to raise the

Some unexpected visitors are making North Carolina their new home and the N.C. Wildlife Commission wants the public to be on the lookout.

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Leland EMS agreement to end, county to absorb service frustrating town and volunteers

On July 1, the EMS service will be absorbed by the county EMS. This has many former volunteers and town leaders fired up.
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Brunswick County VA Clinic to lose only in-house doctor

The Brunswick County VA Clinic is about to lose its only in-house doctor without a replacement lined up. One employee says the facility is already overwhelmed with patients.
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Wilmington boat shop owner convicted of involuntary manslaughter

The verdict is in. A Bladen County jury has convicted an area boat shop owner of involuntary manslaughter. 

UPDATE: Eastbound lanes of Highway 74/76 near Leland reopen after crash

A crash involving one vehicle has shut down two  lanes of U.S. 74/76 at the Mount Misery Road exit in Leland.
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Walk-off against Heritage puts Hoggard softball in the State Championship

Skyler Walker scored the winning run in the bottom of the 8th inning on Thursday night to propel Hoggard to the 4-3 walk-off win over Heritage. The Vikings now advance to the Class 4A Softball State Championship.
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New Hanover baseball falls in game two of the East Finals at D.H. Conley

Robbie O'Neal held the New Hanover bats at bay on Thursday night, as D.H. Conley won game two of the series, 10-0.
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Top businesses and services honored at WWAY This is The Place Viewers Choice Awards

The WWAY event center in Leland was packed Thursday for the 2nd Annual WWAY This Is The Place Viewer Choice Awards.
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Roupp strikeouts 11 as UNCW Baseball downs No.1 seed Elon

Landen Roupp struck out 11 Elon hitters on Thursday night, as UNCW baseball blew past the Phoenix in the CAA tournament, 8-3.

North Carolina’s newest residents: Armadillos?

Some unexpected visitors are making North Carolina their new home and the N.C. Wildlife Commission wants the public to be on the lookout.

Brunswick County elementary school teacher named NC School Hero

Barrett intends to use the bulk of the money to create a safer system for students to get home from school.

Thunder will roll for the last time this Memorial Day weekend

This will not be the end of rolling thunder as a whole!

Lower Cape Fear Hospice drops appeal for new drug treatment center

Lower Cape Fear Hospice has dropped its appeal of a special use permit for a drug abuse treatment center.

Sweet n Savory ends Kickstarter campaign for second location

Plans are on the back burner for Sweet N Savory Cafe to use crowd-sourced funding for expansion.

Lifeguards go on-duty for the summer

Memorial Day weekend may be the unofficial start to summer, but it's the official start to lifeguards being on-duty in along our coast.
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‘Good family man’: Thyme Savor remembers sous chef killed in crash

The staff at Thyme Savor catering is grieving after one of their employees died in a car crash in Pender County Tuesday morning.

2 charged; drugs, guns, cash seized in Loris animal abuse case

Horry County police have charged two people as part of an investigation into suspected animal abuse in Loris.
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Julian Castro joins McDonald’s strikers in North Carolina

Democratic presidential contender Julian Castro joined a march to a McDonald's restaurant in North Carolina on Thursday to draw attention to workers' efforts to raise the minimum wage and secure other protections.

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Walk-off against Heritage puts Hoggard softball in the State Championship

Skyler Walker scored the winning run in the bottom of the 8th inning on Thursday night to propel Hoggard to the 4-3 walk-off win over Heritage. The Vikings now advance to the Class 4A Softball State Championship.
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New Hanover baseball falls in game two of the East Finals at D.H. Conley

Robbie O'Neal held the New Hanover bats at bay on Thursday night, as D.H. Conley won game two of the series, 10-0.
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Roupp strikeouts 11 as UNCW Baseball downs No.1 seed Elon

Landen Roupp struck out 11 Elon hitters on Thursday night, as UNCW baseball blew past the Phoenix in the CAA tournament, 8-3.

New Hanover senior named NC Gatorade Baseball Player of the Year

New Hanover High School standout Blake Walston has been named the 2019 Gatorade North Carolina Baseball Player of the Year.

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