A man is in jail after allegedly forcing himself into his ex-girlfriend's home and beating her early yesterday morning. Officers responded to McKoy Drive in reference to a

From boats to other types of watercraft, lots of people will be hitting area waterways this summer and that's why the U.S. Coast Guard is offering boating safety classes to

A Texas mother has been charged with killing her 3-year-old son by hitting him with her SUV during what prosecutors are describing as a game of "chicken." On June 11, 26-year-old

The wife of reality TV bounty hunter Duane "Dog" Chapman is in a medically induced coma, her family said. Beth Chapman is in the intensive care unit of Queen's Medical Center

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Man allegedly assaults woman with gun

A man is in jail after allegedly forcing himself into his ex-girlfriend's home and beating her early yesterday morning. Officers responded to McKoy Drive in reference to a disturbance with weapons around 3 a.m. in Whiteville.

Wilmington Police reviewing use of force after College Road brawl

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Wilmington Police tased a man during a large brawl that broke out in the parking lot of a music venue...
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U.S. Coast Guard urging watercraft operators to take boating safety class

From boats to other types of watercraft, lots of people will be hitting area waterways this summer and that's why the U.S. Coast Guard is offering boating safety classes to ensure they know what to do to protect themselves and others when out on the water.

Masonboro.org needs volunteers for July 4 island cleanup

Masonboro.org’s president said they are in good shape for daytime volunteers, but could use some more hands for the evening shift.
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Police say vandals wrote ‘Satan rules!’ on North Carolina church

North Carolina authorities say they caught two people vandalizing a Baptist church with caricatures of the devil and the phrase "Satan rules!"

“Dog the Bounty Hunter” star Beth Chapman in medically induced coma

The wife of reality TV bounty hunter Duane "Dog" Chapman is in a medically induced coma, her family said. Beth Chapman is in the intensive care unit of Queen's Medical Center in Honolulu, CBS affiliate KGMB reported Sunday.

Houston mother arrested for allegedly killing son with SUV during game of ‘chicken’

A Texas mother has been charged with killing her 3-year-old son by hitting him with her SUV during what prosecutors are describing as a game of "chicken." On June 11, 26-year-old Lexus Stagg allegedly drove toward three of her children in the parking lot of their Houston apartment complex when she struck her son, according to a press release by the Houston Police Department.

Italy’s Milan-Cortina wins vote to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Riding a wave of widespread Italian enthusiasm to be an Olympic host, Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo won the vote Monday to stage the 2026 Winter Games. International Olympic Committee members voted 47-34 for the long-favored Milan-Cortina bid over Stockholm-Are from Sweden that also included a bobsled track in Latvia.

President Trump tightens sanctions on Iran

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order targeting Iran's supreme leader and his associates with financial sanctions.

Florida woman charged after giving husband’s guns to police

A Florida woman's effort to protect herself from domestic violence has become a flashpoint in the debate over gun rights and victims' safety.

SC authorities hunt for alligator after man found dead with ‘bad bite wounds’

Authorities in South Carolina are investigating a missing persons case in Kiawah Island after finding a body with what they believe to be alligator bite marks.

Woodstock 50 may be back on at new venue

A smaller Woodstock 50 festival could possibly be held at an upstate New York harness track and casino.

Police say vandals wrote ‘Satan rules!’ on a NC church

North Carolina authorities say they caught two people vandalizing a Baptist church with caricatures of the devil and the phrase "Satan rules!"

UNC-Asheville drops fossil fuel investments

The University of North Carolina-Asheville has moved to divest a portion of its $50 million endowment away from fossil fuels.

Police: pregnant teen is victim of shooting

Police in North Carolina say they are investigating a shooting that left a pregnant woman and her child facing life-threatening injuries.

Voluntary recall for frozen blackberries sold in North Carolina and other states

No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this recall. Impacted retailers have removed these products from store shelves.

Wilmington police make arrests after ‘several’ fights break out in front of music venue,...

Police estimate more than 150 people were standing in the parking lot outside The Monk. Several fights broke out involving 15-20 people and three individuals were arrested.

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Mark Scalf speaks at Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame luncheon

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