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Calabash woman turns tragedy into an outreach, one bag at a time

Every day, fire fighters risk their lives for people they might not even know. And now, one Calabash woman is giving back the best way she knows how.

Calabash Fire sees four major car crashes in two weeks

The Calabash Fire Department is asking drivers to slow down and stay safe.

The Pointe 14 to welcome back movie lovers for the first time in over a year

After more than a year being closed, a Wilmington movie theater will open its doors yet again.

Crews begin filming in Carolina Beach for Netflix movie ‘Along for the Ride’

Lights, camera, action! Night Owl Productions spent Wednesday filming on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk for a Netflix feature film.

BCSO: Employee’s car not shot while on campus; school still keeps outdoor activity paused for now

Lincoln Elementary School has paused outdoor activities after a bullet hole was discovered in the hood of an employee's vehicle.

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Crews begin filming in Carolina Beach for Netflix movie ‘Along for the Ride’

Lights, camera, action! Night Owl Productions spent Wednesday filming on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk for a Netflix feature film.

Businesses scramble for help as would-be workers stay home

It looks like something to celebrate: small businesses posting “Help Wanted” signs as the economy edges toward normalcy. But many people who don’t have jobs are responding with a collective yawn.

New Hanover Public Health administers more than 50,000 vaccines since December

New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health reached a milestone this week: administering its 50,000th dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in our community.

US stocks turn higher; Netflix slumps on slower growth

Stocks were mostly higher in afternoon trading Wednesday as investors continued to work through company earnings reports and closely watch the bond market.

BCSO: Employee’s car not shot while on campus; school still keeps outdoor activity paused for now

Lincoln Elementary School has paused outdoor activities after a bullet hole was discovered in the hood of an employee's vehicle.

Onslow County man bags $250,000 lottery prize

James Bryan of Jacksonville watched his $5 scratch-off ticket reveal a $250,000 top prize.

Indy 500 to host 135,000 in largest sports event in pandemic

The Indianapolis 500 plans to host 135,000 spectators next month, which would make it the largest sporting event in the world since the pandemic.

Gowns and masks: West Brunswick High hosts prom for students

Upperclassmen at West Brunswick High School enjoyed an outdoor prom over the weekend.

Gov. Cooper expects to lift most COVID-19 restrictions by June 1

Governor Roy Cooper on Wednesday indicated the state is on track to have almost all capacity and social distancing restrictions lifted by June 1.

Police kill Ma’Khia Bryant, 16, who attacked 2 with knife

Body camera video shows a Columbus officer fatally shoot a Black teenage girl who swung at two other people with a knife.